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Blue Doors Restaurant

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Paje, Zanzibar, Paje, Tanzania
+255 777 886 611
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Nha Trang, Vietnam
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273 reviews
140 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 226 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I recommend the coconut chicken burger but most of the food is good. Great Wifi. Full bar. Book swap. Indoor and outdoor seating. Lovely breeze and wonderful views.

Thank _cornishpixie7_mk
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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45 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 February 2017

We stayed at this hotel but didn't opt to venture out to other restaurants because the food here was so tasty. We enjoyed the buffet dinners.

Thank allymariem
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10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 6 September 2016 via mobile

Good food, good price. Not more than that. Staff isn't very friendly but you get what you need if you ask them so they're willing to help. My pizza was more like a focaccia but i liked it.

Thank Berdien B
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10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 25 August 2016 via mobile

Restaurant is in "Ndame beach lodge"! Saves the search. Didn't have the grill or any pizza. (Other reviews say those are good) Had vegetable curry and mixed meat skewers. Meat was overcooked and curry was decent. There are other placea in Paje with better curry's for less money. Prices are around 20k Tsh. Location is really nice, right on the... More 

Thank bobje001
Oslo, Norway
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61 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 August 2016 via mobile

The pizza is very good and every Sunday they have 15% discount on all the pizzas. The price range from 14.000 to 18.000tsh. We have had pasta as well and the carbonara is very good, but they have served it cold several times, so make sure it is warm before you start eating and they will fix it. The location... More 

Thank MortenSara
washington dc
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12 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 August 2016

The restaurant is located right on the beach. Everything we ordered were delicious: Fish, chicken burger, pasta. Their milkshake was delicious as well.

Thank kcs1103
The Hague, The Netherlands
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1,441 reviews
583 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 715 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 July 2016 via mobile

Perched on the beachfront of Paje at the Ndame beach resort, the Blue Doors restaurant provides solid food in an unbeatable setting. Indoor seating (with wifi), beachfront seating and covered beachfront seating with bar are all available. We enjoyed our swahili style food options (skewers and whole fish) for a very modest price - around 10 dollars.

Thank Hermes_NL
Warsaw, Poland
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 21 June 2016

We ate there a couple of times while we were staying in Paje. It's a perfect place for a romantic dinner at sunset. All of the waiters spoke very good English. Try fish&chips or seafood curry served in a coconut- yummy!

Thank Panijadzia
Pretoria, South Africa
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 15 May 2016 via mobile

In a place where almost everything is charged in US Dollar this little restaurant surely gives you value for your money.

Thank ZGrobler
Geneva, Switzerland
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32 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 April 2016

We had lunch here after arriving from another part of the island. Good salads, meet and also asian noodles. We tested the restaurant again during their bbq night and were extremely happy with it. I mainly had grilled fish (cooked to perfection) with a variety of tasty sides. Good location on the beach. A spot to try!

Thank Elena P

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Seafood, African, Bar, Pizza, International, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, View
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Paje, Zanzibar, Paje, Tanzania
  • Location: Africa  >  Tanzania  >  Zanzibar Archipelago  >  Zanzibar Island  >  Paje
  • Phone Number: +255 777 886 611

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?