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Rivertrees Restaurant

Arusha - Himo Road, Usa River, Arusha 00000, Tanzania
+255 713 339 873
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good41%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“pizza” (29 reviews)
“soups” (2 reviews)
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Pizza, International, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Arusha - Himo Road, Usa River, Arusha 00000, Tanzania
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Reviewed 12 January 2018 via mobile

We were staying at Mount Meru Game Lodge across the road and decided try it out one night. Upon arrival we were amazed at the beautiful decor and the warm atmosphere. We had the today's special which was pork ribs and oh my it was...More

Thank Claudomyo
Reviewed 8 January 2018 via mobile

We treated ourselves to a meal at Rivertrees as part of our family adventure in Tanzania and weren’t disappointed! Great food, amazing atmosphere and the most beautiful setting. Our children enjoyed their burgers and the pizza was cooked to perfection. Great service and a night...More

Thank Sarah-Jayne G
Reviewed 23 December 2017

We dined here after our long flight. Western style menu, with pizza & burgers etc. The food was pretty average & service was slow with forgotten items etc.

Thank Leedsaway67
Reviewed 29 November 2017

The food was very good and the service here is excellent. Lovely staff who are super friendly and very helpful

Thank skip181sg
Reviewed 21 November 2017

Rivertrees has a good ambiance you feel connected nature.The atmosphere surrounding is the best you can watch a river flow at the same place,se monkeys jumping around on trees. I love lasagna and my boyfriend love eating stake they are both superb. The services is...More

Thank alexinaod
Reviewed 8 November 2017

The Rivertree restaurant is very cosy and nicly decorated. you can sit either under the roof or outside under the trees. The food is good and the service staff is well trained

Thank chbarthels
Reviewed 30 October 2017

Delicious salad and pizza. They are very generous in supporting my Tumaini children with special celebrations, swimming, etc.

Thank Mama Dee S
Rivertrees, General Manager at Rivertrees Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 November 2017

Thank you Mama Dee S, We're always happy to see you when you are in Usa River. Warm Wishes from the GM Team.

Reviewed 20 October 2017

Ok, not the best pizza - but pretty good, we went here with 20 kids from the Children's home we support for educational reasons and the place was extremely accommodating and the other guests seemed to enjoy the sudden influx of fairly well behaved kids....More

Thank andal03
Reviewed 9 October 2017

Rivertrees is a beautiful location and as someone living in Arusha myself and friends occasionally go there for Sunday lunch. Recent experiences have been very disappointing. This weekend I went with friends for the occasion of a birthday. We brought along a birthday cake to...More

Thank Vivienne B
Rivertrees, General Manager at Rivertrees Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 November 2017

Dear Vivienne B, We are really sad to hear about your frustration and disapointment. Kindly allow us to clarifiy the fact that as licensed premises selling food & beverages we do not allow outside food nor drinks to be brought by our guests. If they...More

Reviewed 8 October 2017

Delicious fresh foods served either in the open air dining room or out in the garden. Enjoyed the pumpkin soup and the vegetable curry. Definitely recommend!

Thank ktblax
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$4 - US$12
Drinks, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, 有泊車位, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available, Validated Parking, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 9:30 PM
12:00 PM - 9:30 PM
12:00 PM - 9:30 PM
12:00 PM - 9:30 PM
12:00 PM - 9:30 PM
12:00 PM - 9:30 PM
12:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Arusha - Himo Road, Usa River, Arusha 00000, Tanzania
  • Location: Africa  >  Tanzania  >  Arusha Region  >  Arusha
  • Phone Number: +255 713 339 873
  • E-mail
The Rivertrees restaurant specialises in gourmet country cuisine, using old family recipes and ingredients straight from the garden to serve tasty meals that make the most of its scenic surrounds. Dining al fresco under the shade of tall trees, by candlelight next to the fireplace, or with a view over the water on the river deck, each dining experience offers the occasion to enjoy the natural ambiance of its setting.
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