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P.O.Box 9314 | Azikiwe Street / Sokoine Drive, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
+255 22 211 7050
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  • Excellent12%
  • Very good58%
  • Average15%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible3%
22 Oct 2016
“Wonderful food”
14 Jun 2016
“Amazing food”
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Asian, Thai
££ - £££
P.O.Box 9314 | Azikiwe Street / Sokoine Drive, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
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Reviewed 18 March 2015

We visited there to celebrate birthday of my niece. We're a group of around 20-25 persons, friends and family. Sitting arrangement was very good. It was on 9th Floor, so, you can have a view of sea and town from there. Staff was courteous, though...More

Thank 21av
Reviewed 5 March 2015 via mobile

At the Sawasdee restaurant, while having a drink at the bar, the waiter jumped over the counter to get us drinks. He could not use the service door. His shoes were all over the bar counter and wall. Not once, but he had the audacity...More

3  Thank Sarfraz K
Reviewed 22 December 2014

As other have said, the view is nice, but the food is very questionable. Our server was nice and mostly attentive, but the food that he brought was disappointing. We have eaten a lot of Thai food and this didn't taste like Thai food at...More

Thank dianhouzi
Reviewed 27 July 2014

Sawasdee (meaning welcome) is on the ninth floor of the New Africa Hotel and has two windowed walls with a view over Kivukoni Front harbour and Lutheran Church. The view grabs you as soon as you walk in. For starters we shared *Khanom Jeap Gaa*...More

Thank LardButty
Reviewed 16 July 2014

I went right to Sawasdee right at opening (7pm) and had the place to myself for nearly my entire meal. The service was good and the seafood dish was very flavorful. I did end up using all of the chili sauces they provided to get...More

Thank jnwilliams76
Reviewed 17 June 2014

Good food, great views, helpful staff. located on the top floor of new africa hotel. A great place for some quality thai dinner!!

Thank siddharth707
Reviewed 30 April 2014

I was staying at the New Africa so thought I would try the Sawasdee. Nice view over the port but I found all the food to be quite bland and very ordinary. They had a group of 8 people in and it seemed they could...More

Thank Martin C
Reviewed 8 April 2014

Beautiful view but average food, bad wine, red wine comes very warm and cooked, the waiters are not well trained, it takes an effort to place an order. The chef cook is a nice lady, if you want something special do not hesitate to call...More

Thank Jeremy2011_07
Reviewed 3 August 2013

I especially enjoyed the soups and salads. Some of the main courses were quite good but some weren't great. The seafood salad is fanastic. I found the waiter made good recommendations. I enjoyed eating here.

Thank Lg_Chikwambo
Reviewed 13 July 2013

I would not say its an authentic Thai food but the food is really tasty Africanized with local spicy a bit expansive for their standards. But we really enjoyed the different varieties we ordered but the best was their soup Tom yung soup. The service...More

Thank hilmiya
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Restaurant Details

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Lunch, Dinner
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19:00 - 22:30
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: P.O.Box 9314 | Azikiwe Street / Sokoine Drive, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
  • Location: Africa  >  Tanzania  >  Dar Es Salaam Region  >  Dar es Salaam
  • Phone Number: +255 22 211 7050
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