Today in Arusha there is wide selection of restaurants than ever before, ranging from African, Indian, Italian, Chinese to Mexican. There are also restaurant with hamburgers, pizza, hotdogs and, of course, traditional Tanzanian food. When it comes to barbecue-nyama choma, Arusha is considered to be number one in the country. Arusha has highest level of meat consumption per person than in any other part in Tanzania and in every pub or bar you go you will always find barbecue.

Alimana Restaurant

Alimana Restaurant is located inside Kundayo Serviced Apartments complex. It is warm and friendly place with excellent food. This place features a cozy dinning room, with comfortable furnishings and décor with soothing tones. It is a place where you will get the best of everything. It is the perfect place to stop for a bite to eat, for coffee, for tea, for a drink or for a small business meeting. The menu for this restaurant is inspired from different countries specialties and appeal to a diverse clientele.


Arusha-Moshi Rd

Plot No. 208, Block GG,

P.O. Box 1749-Arusha-Tanzania

Telephone: +255-(0)-27-2508423

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Japanese Restaurant

Japanese Restaurant is only restaurant in town that offers Japanese food and Japanese brand beers. It is situated at Old-Moshi Rd, few hundred meters from Clock-Tower, the half way between Cape Town and Cairo.


Old – Moshi Rd & Opposite Kanisa Rd


The Patisserie

The Patisserie is situated on Uhuru Road, near Clock Tower-the half way between Cape Town and Cairo. It comprehensive menu includes breakfast specials as well as popular choices such as yummy starters including prawn cocktail, kebabs, fresh salads, grilled meat, vegetarian specials, traditional African dishes and deserts. Beverages include cappuccino, espresso, milk shakes and fresh fruit juices. The assortment of freshly baked products is extensive including delicious cakes and pastries. They also sell ice cream, freshly ground coffee as well as other delicious stuff.


Uhuru Road

Clock-Tower Area

Pepe Restaurant

This wonderful Italian Restaurant is located less than ten minutes walking distance from Clock-Tower, the halfway point between Cape Town and Cairo. Apart from Italian food, Pepe’s menu includes other European dishes.


Kanisa Road.

Sekei/ Uzunguni Area

Spices and Herbs Ethiopian Restaurant

It is located at Old-Moshi Road. This restaurant serves authentic Ethiopian food. The staple of most dishes is Injera, a soft-flat-bread made from teff grain harvested only in Ethiopia. Former US President Bill Clinton dine out here as well as Jesse Jackson. It is place that will offer you a taste of African food.


Simeon Road

Next to Kijenge Supermarket

Telephone: +255-(0)-/0742-401050

Flame Tree Restaurant

This restaurant is located at Kaunda Road just few minutes from Kijenge Round-about. It has developed loyal to its customers, both vegans and meat-eaters for its complex combinations and its variety of food, with influences from many parts of the world.

Address: Kaunda Road.

Plot No., Block C, Sekei

La Bella Luna Restaurant

This place is primarily known for its Italian food which boasts over 200 Italian specialties and some of the finest pizzas in town.

Address: Simeon Road

Plot No. 1, Kijenge

Maharajah Restaurant

Maharaja Palace is situated between AICC-Kijenge Estate and across from a road leading to the Njiro up-market suburb. It has décor that is elegant and warm, and provides amazing Indian dishes for people with an adventurous appetite and affection for fusion food. The combination of diverse culinary traditions and cozy atmosphere makes Maharaja a place to visit on any day of the week.

Address: Along Njiro Road

Opposite AICC Club and Next to Impala Roundabout

Bollate Restaurant

Bollate Restaurant is the only restaurant in Arusha that offers extensive Mexican food menu. It offers quesadillas, fajitas, guacamole, refried beans, salsa, soft tacos, enchiladas and others. Apart from Mexican food, Bollate also offers Italian cuisine and it has a superbly diverse menu of other type of foods including extensive wine and beer list. This restaurant has a massive porch for enjoyable outside dinning. It is located in Kaunda Road just few hundred meters from Pepe Café.

Address: Kaunda Road

Plot No., Block, Sekei





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