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Baobab Restaurant & Lounge - CLOSED

Gate 4, Baobab Village Rd | Oyster Bay Shopping Center, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
+255 657 316 005
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good22%
  • Average5%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible22%
12 Jan 2015
“Korean Style Beef will rock your world!”
15 Oct 2014
“Evening meal”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Italian, Japanese, International, Mediterranean, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly
Gate 4, Baobab Village Rd | Oyster Bay Shopping Center, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
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Reviewed 12 January 2015

Food is outstanding. I tried the whole menu several times and can't decide what is more attractive - chicken soup with coconut milk, Mediterranean ceviche, oxtail or chicken stuffed with prawns. Yammi. Very romantic atmosphere and setting. Good wine list and hand picked cocktail menu....More

1  Thank Galina_Molchanova
Reviewed 15 October 2014

Excellent food served in a fantastic atmosphere, and the prices of the food is very good value for the money Great place to eat, highly recommended

2  Thank Laughing_boy1959
Reviewed 26 September 2014

Well, being a prominent resident of Dar and a citizen of Tz; i must admit, if you a food lover and want value for money !! then its Baobab..... Beside the above title which says it all about the food, this place is one of...More

1  Thank Ally P
Reviewed 8 September 2014

As a newcomer to Dar es Salaam, I became aware of the Baobab Restaurant because my living accommodation was nearby. I'd no clue about what to expect on my first visit, I just took a chance to see what was on offer and was pleasantly...More

2  Thank RingwayRambler
Reviewed 6 September 2014 via mobile

The food came an hour late, and was undercooked. We ordered the lobster, prawn and crab dish and the farmer's chicken breast stuffed with tiger prawns Finally when the food came. the crab was stone cold, the prawns hadn't been deveined. The chicken wasn't cooked...More

3  Thank Reenu V
Reviewed 26 August 2014

We really liked it. In the beginning we were not sure what to think of the place, but in the end we did not want to leave anymore as food, drinks, setting and atmosphere were all too nice. We were welocmed by the manager who...More

3  Thank Nathan L
Reviewed 14 August 2014

Nothing to add about the place itself. Quite and romantic. The menu is short, a bit overpriced but different of other restaurants in town.

2  Thank Pavel_in_Dar
Reviewed 13 August 2014

The Baobab Restaurant is an exciting newcomer among the Dar eateries. The place is beatiful and evocative around a nicely illuminated pool. But although candles add on to the nice setting it is difficult to see what you are eating. We tried different starters and...More

2  Thank Nordstrand
elassooy, Owner at Baobab Restaurant & Lounge, responded to this reviewResponded 14 August 2014

Hello, Thank you very much for your constructive feedback which is highly appreciated. We are working on a solution to create more light allowing our guests to actually read the menu without the aid of a mobile phone and to enjoy the presentation of our...More

Reviewed 6 August 2014

Baobab restaurant is one of the hidden gems. Ambiance and services are great. Great wines and excellent starters. Mains however lack behind starters. Prices are reasonable and menus change regularly. Excellent place to have either dinner with friends or businesses.

1  Thank Ets10
Reviewed 31 July 2014

This restaurant is owned by personal friends, the chef is my absolute favorite chef in the world, if you want to eat there with small kids, bring a Nanny, it is not the rstaurants job to take care of your kids, they promise to serve...More

Thank Oblio81
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Restaurant Details

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US$40 - US$50
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Gate 4, Baobab Village Rd | Oyster Bay Shopping Center, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
  • Location: Africa  >  Tanzania  >  Dar Es Salaam Region  >  Dar es Salaam
  • Phone Number: +255 657 316 005
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