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Chaiwala Cafe

Morogoro Road | Corner of Indira Ghandi Street, Dar es Salaam 1985, Tanzania
+255 783 006 600
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good31%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible0%
3 weeks ago
“Very good little cafe for a drink / snack”
9 Sep 2018
“Was ok”
Closed Now
American, Cafe, International, Grill, Healthy, Indian, Vegetarian Friendly
Morogoro Road | Corner of Indira Ghandi Street, Dar es Salaam 1985, Tanzania
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Simple modern cafe offering drinks and some limited snacks, place clean and neat, service friendly, overall quite a decent place - would like to have seen a bit more on offer to eat, but it did us just fine.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank MikeFo
Reviewed 9 September 2018 via mobile

The coffee here was okay, not great but not bad either. The ambiance is lovely and the location is perfect, right in the middle of town

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank Kh2dij2
Reviewed 17 August 2018 via mobile

We had a very tasty meal here followed by beautiful coffee and dessert! This cafe is located roughly 10mins walk from ferry terminal. It has a modern interior with a selfie booth table. The staff were really friendly and welcoming. The menu was excellent, well...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Nats1198
Fuad J, Owner at Chaiwala Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 10 September 2018

Thank you for your lovely message. Pls do come back soon! Karibu-

Reviewed 6 August 2018 via mobile

Had a lovely time at chaiwala recommended any time, the staff especially khadija was very helpfull, amazing chai back home i sure miss the chai (tea) keep it up guys a place not to miss for a decent cup of tea

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank mohamedf861
Reviewed 5 July 2018 via mobile

A lovely place to go to before a meeting The Karak chai and kebab are excellent The atmosphere befits the cafe It’s also priced well

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank mamur2014
Reviewed 20 March 2018

Conveniently located for a quick snack. One of few cafes to be found in Dar. As the name suggests, this place is famous for its teas. There is a selection of snacks too. Our order took too long which was frustrating considering it was not...More

Date of visit: December 2017
Thank SalimM
Reviewed 25 February 2018

In Dar Es Sallam, it is very difficult to see good and cheap Cafe.This place is the solution for both.The food here is very basic and the tea is OK,nothing special. Just that it is cheap.You can enjoy free wifi also

Date of visit: October 2017
Reviewed 13 January 2018 via mobile

Highly recommended - Great ambience, friendly staff & mostly importantly delicious, fresh & tasty food / Drinks. Great menu for both; breakfast & lunch. A must visit!!!

Date of visit: June 2017
Thank Zuhair H
Fuad J, Owner at Chaiwala Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 15 January 2018

Thank you for your lovely review. Please do visit us again :)

Reviewed 4 January 2018

We could not find a lot of cafes in Dar, so Chaiwalacafe was a pleasant surprise this afternoon. Espresso was well-brewed, as was the latte. Nice ambiance, great place to chill for an hour.

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank jaredites1
Fuad J, Owner at Chaiwala Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 11 January 2018

Thank you for your wonderful review. Please come back again :)

Reviewed 13 November 2017

The food here is very basic and the tea is nothing special. Just that it is cheap and people buy something and use the free wi-fi for an hour and then disappear. Waste of time place rather check out other better places. I was here...More

Date of visit: November 2017
Thank Mayur N
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Restaurant Details

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Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Drinks, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Television, Free Wifi, Delivery, Takeout, Reservations
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Open Hours
08:00 - 13:00
08:00 - 19:00
08:00 - 19:00
08:00 - 19:00
08:00 - 19:00
08:00 - 19:00
10:00 - 19:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Morogoro Road | Corner of Indira Ghandi Street, Dar es Salaam 1985, Tanzania
  • Location: Africa  >  Tanzania  >  Dar Es Salaam Region  >  Dar es Salaam
  • Phone Number: +255 783 006 600
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A very exclusive and comfortable cafe in the heart of town suitable for family, couples and friends. We provide excellent local and international cuisine, varieties of tea, coffee, juices, shakes, snacks and more. Enjoy sitting in an AC environment with FREE Wifi and TV to watch your favorite channel. Do visit us today!
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