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The Baobab Restaurant

44/1 Serengeti Road, Arusha, Tanzania
+255 27 254 3004
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good36%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
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African, Indian, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
44/1 Serengeti Road, Arusha, Tanzania
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Came here for dinner during one of our off days between climbing and safari. Really nice, upscale resto. Good wine list - had a bottle of sparkling to celebrate getting t the top of Kili! Service was great. I had the ugali and stew while...More

Thank Aisling B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had breakfast lunch and dinner here. The service was ok most of the time, a bit slow during breakfast but nothing major. The ambiance was a plus. Serves international food.

Reviewed 27 June 2018

My wife and I ate at the Baobab twice while in Arusha. We had a breakfast on our first day and a lunch on our final day of our trip to Tanzania. At breakfast, we had several items off the buffet as well as an...More

Thank mstiwin
Reviewed 14 March 2018

The Baobab Restaurant is a most delicious restaurant with a warm, relaxing atmosphere. It offers a wide variety of food, including Indian, American and African cuisine. We particularly enjoyed their Butter Chicken, which had just the right amount of spice. Their breakfast buffet is plentiful,...More

Thank Catherine A
Reviewed 6 March 2018

We ate at the Boabab 4 times during our one-night stays both before and after our safari. Breakfast buffet was excellent both mornings and had a wide variety of offerings. The dinner menu was quite diverse our meal was excellent. If staying at the African...More

Thank John C
Reviewed 6 January 2018

The food was delicious, both the indian and the african dishes. Service was exceptional and the management took care of every detail. Charming decoration and attention to every detail.

1  Thank Beatriz D
Reviewed 6 January 2018 via mobile

They probably stole my credit card data. We arrived to Tanzania at JRO and immediately transferred to Arusha. Our first meal was at Baobab, representing the first transaction on my CC in Tanzania. The machine in the restaurant was allegedly “not working” so they took...More

1  Thank Aaron S
Reviewed 30 December 2017

The restaurant is in the African Tulip Hotel, so we had our breakfasts there. But also the dinner was nice, we thoroughly enjoyed there Indian menu (there is other stuff too)

Thank MsKlimt
Reviewed 19 November 2017

Our group of four women ate two dinners at the Baobab Restaurant and enjoyed each of them. Their menu is extensive and the service and food are both excellent.

Thank val-mn
Reviewed 1 November 2017

While staying at The African Tulip we had delicious dinner and breakfast. Dinner was buffet with a mix of Indian, Western and local dishes including vegetarian. Also wide range of different salads, soups, fruits and deserts. Also breakfast was very good. Staff was very friendly....More

1  Thank MontyStoller
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, 有泊車位, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids
Open Hours
6:30 AM - 10:00 AM
12:00 PM - 3:30 PM
7:00 PM - 10:30 PM
6:30 AM - 10:00 AM
12:00 PM - 3:30 PM
7:00 PM - 10:30 PM
6:30 AM - 10:00 AM
12:00 PM - 3:30 PM
7:00 PM - 10:30 PM
6:30 AM - 10:00 AM
12:00 PM - 3:30 PM
7:00 PM - 10:30 PM
6:30 AM - 10:00 AM
12:00 PM - 3:30 PM
7:00 PM - 10:30 PM
6:30 AM - 10:00 AM
12:00 PM - 3:30 PM
7:00 PM - 10:30 PM
6:30 AM - 10:00 AM
12:00 PM - 3:30 PM
7:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 44/1 Serengeti Road, Arusha, Tanzania
  • Location: Africa  >  Tanzania  >  Arusha Region  >  Arusha
  • Phone Number: +255 27 254 3004
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The Baobab Restaurant is uniquely designed and offers a comfortable and enjoyable dining experience. Our Chefs creatively prepare exotic and delicious meals with fresh and natural ingredients giving guests a flavor of both Tanzanian and International cuisine.
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