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Ak's Cafe - CLOSED

NHC House, Samora Avenue, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
+255 752 310 995
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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good54%
  • Average13%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
13 Dec 2015
“Great place for drink, snack or full meal”
5 Jul 2015
“Great burgers and hot staff”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Cafe, Italian, International, Vegetarian Friendly
NHC House, Samora Avenue, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
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11 - 20 of 26 reviews

Reviewed 16 November 2014

Ate here three times in a month and loved every one. Good salads, sandwiches, smoothies, teas, all with wifi! Wait staff helpful and courteous. Would look forward to return visit.

2  Thank Vasdoc
Reviewed 8 July 2014 via mobile

Amazing food, I had the Arabic Chicken Shwarma and it was delicious!! The place is clean, lively, great staff and service and of course you get free wifi! Definitely worth a visit!

1  Thank Mango_Skittle
Reviewed 18 June 2014

AK's is a jewel in Dar Es Salaam. It is not what one would describe as 'ethnic' but the food is of European, Chinese, and Indian style. The owner and his staff are friendly.

1  Thank travellerjunorm
Reviewed 17 June 2014

Must congratulate the chefs at this place. They meet my expectation in taste every time I visit them. One of the best place for the family dinner or for a quick lunch. I am sure they will not disappoint you on taste and cleanliness. Service...More

1  Thank Samuel S
Reviewed 1 June 2014 via mobile

Just had the best pasta I've had in years. Vegetarian Fettucini Alfredo, ridiculously good. Tasty fresh mango juice as well.

1  Thank cznotes
Reviewed 6 May 2014

Yes! Here you get great food and very good cappuccino! We liked it so much that we went back the next day to takeaway the cappuccino on the ferry back to Zanzibar. Very happy to have found this place.

1  Thank Annette V
Reviewed 29 March 2014

I visited this place as i am on a mission of triyin out different restaurants in my town.I loved the food,i had Chicken mayo sandwich and salad with a smoothie.I loved the food tasted very delicious.I love the decor and upstairs is a better plqce...More

1  Thank Eb0nyPrincess
Reviewed 25 March 2014 via mobile

The food here is good, but expensive compared to other cafés and restaurants in Dar. We really liked the strawberry smoothie. We will come back to this café, but not too often because of the price. I can see some others mentioned the location is...More

Thank AdaLin93
Reviewed 11 March 2014

The cafe is okay provides you what any cafe would nothing out of the ordinary but I must say they have a very unusual location for a cafe. I would like a cafe with some view and if it does not have one then for...More

Thank Nipun J
Reviewed 18 January 2014

I got one of the best coffees (dbl expresso) in Dar, free access to wireless and tastly large portion of pasta. One cannot really expect much more about a small cafeteria.

1  Thank jusaja
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Restaurant Details

Open Hours
09:00 - 00:00
07:00 - 00:00
07:00 - 00:00
07:00 - 00:00
07:00 - 00:00
07:00 - 02:00
07:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: NHC House, Samora Avenue, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
  • Location: Africa  >  Tanzania  >  Dar Es Salaam Region  >  Dar es Salaam
  • Phone Number: +255 752 310 995
At AK'S CAFE, Modernist cooking techniques brings you avant-garde cuisine where simple dishes are recreated. Specialty coffees and desserts with amazing creations from our pastry kitchen will put a smile on your face. The in-house mixologist with our own infusions will reignite your passion for food and drink. On the street level, in the heart of downtown AK'S CAFE is set in a trendy and ultramodern space with a cool, relaxed ambiance with a minimalist theme and decor. Some of our favorites: -Fettuccini Alfredo w/parmiggiano -Grilled shrimp Caesar salad w/garlic herb croutons -Spicy Som Tum -AK'S Grilled Swahili Skewers Specialty coffee and desserts: -Iced Zanzibar Macchiato -Ak's affoagto -Warm choc and cashewnut pudding -Lemongrass panacotta -Mango Mojito sundae From our Cocktail kitchen: -Real fruit and herb liquor infusions -Gellifications (Gel formations with fruit and alcohol -jello shots, squares) -Ice cocktails and infused cubes Be inspired by our culinary flair.
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