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Chapan Bhog

Kisutu Street | Next to Tanganyika Batteries, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
+255 685 401 417
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good41%
  • Average11%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible4%
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“masala dosa” (14 reviews)
“indian sweets” (7 reviews)
“chicken” (2 reviews)
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Indian, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Kisutu Street | Next to Tanganyika Batteries, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
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Reviewed 19 September 2018 via mobile

Masala chai was full of masala as in chai masala should not be seen. Their masala dosa was too spicy and wasnt cooked well at all, I could taste the dosa batter as it was Raw, the chutney wasnt fresh and had a bad smell....More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank billiondar
Reviewed 3 September 2018

The dosa was really special, the service was quick. i have to say the Mango Lassi was disappointing and overpriced. In general the place is recommended

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Mamdouh S
Reviewed 24 August 2018

Little India in this small restaurant that serves authentic snacks from India including thali and dosas . They also serve mithai and namkeen and lassi. several Indian delicacies in this vegetarian outlet and value for money

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank pilgrim_gsa
Reviewed 13 August 2018

I've been in this restaurant and also had a delivery. Very tasty thali and dosa's, the menu is huge with so much choice! It is also very cheap which makes it a good option for lunch when at work. Remember to take cash

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Louise L
Reviewed 30 July 2018 via mobile

We went for lunch here. We ordered thali, chana masala, dosa Veg biryani. It was cooked medium spicy. If you need refill of sambar its extra charge. The food was satisfactory. Just ok to fill your tummy. All the diners in our group agreed on...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank 18rehmatb
Reviewed 29 July 2018

Good Indian food on the temple street nice sweets Lunch Thalis and value for money wonderful service provided

Date of visit: July 2018
Reviewed 22 July 2018

We had a north Indian Thali and a Palak Paneer and they were both excellent, very authentic, and plenty of food for two. We ate outside on the pavement and watched the city life go by. Service was good. And so cheap! Thalis are 9,000,...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank SimonB54
Reviewed 26 May 2018 via mobile

By seeing good reviews from TripAdvisor, I went here for my dinner. I saw that the price in the menu is somewhat cheaper than its counterparts in nearby area. But that was a CATCH which I was not knowing. I ordered Tomato Cheese Uttapam which...More

Date of visit: May 2018
1  Thank beingMLK
Reviewed 22 May 2018 via mobile

I went here because I had been craving an authentic South Indian Thali. I was not disappointed. Over three visits, most of the Indian food we had did not disappoint. Those who think that a vegetarian menu must be boring should give this restaurant a...More

Date of visit: April 2018
2  Thank Born-to-roam18
Reviewed 25 April 2018 via mobile

Chapan bhog is a never-busy, chill restaurant offering Indian cuisine found in few other restaurants in Tanzania. Their food is very affordable, less than 10,000tsh (~5USD). The wait for your food is always very short. This is my favorite place to eat in Tanzania. I...More

Date of visit: April 2018
1  Thank Samuel M
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$3 - US$8
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Delivery
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Kisutu Street | Next to Tanganyika Batteries, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
  • Location: Africa  >  Tanzania  >  Dar Es Salaam Region  >  Dar es Salaam
  • Phone Number: +255 685 401 417
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Full Desi Food/Snacks. Bright, Cheerful ambience. Tasty and Healthful mix of traditional and new-age Desi food, prepared with the freshest and best ingredients from India. 100% Veg. Eat Happy!
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