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Bimbis at The Badminton Institute

Zanaki Street | Kisutu, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
+255 689 555 851
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good27%
  • Average9%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible3%
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“masala” (2 reviews)
“indian food” (6 reviews)
“screen” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Indian, Asian, Halal, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Zanaki Street | Kisutu, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
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Reviewed 16 October 2018

Great food, could have used a bit more spice, but that may have been in reaction to one of our diner's requests. Dry Chili Paneer, OMG. I could eat that deliciousness ALL night long. Extremely inexpensive and a fun outdoor/plastic chair atmosphere. Bring your mosq...More

Thank 1mountain
Reviewed 6 August 2018 via mobile

Really good food as you request - no spice medium or hot. You never get disappointed 😋. The best food in dar. Affordable.

Thank K M
Reviewed 27 March 2018 via mobile

Nothing to look at from the outside but what a brilliant Indian meal at Zara’s upstairs. All staff good food brilliant beer good. Will go again

Thank Sondonduo
Reviewed 24 October 2017

when in Dar I visit the Institute, its my dive into Indian Food the food is original and the cooking is great. Had Marsala Shrimp a few Nan etc Worth a visit

Thank FOL-1003
Reviewed 17 October 2017

This out-of-the way restaurant/badminton club, offers visitors a real treat. In addition to the mouth-watering food, you can watch locals play badminton or watch Indian movies on the screen. The food was mouth-watering good. The prices were great, even accounting for the admission fee (which...More

1  Thank Dawn960
Reviewed 27 April 2017

Good Indian curries at a great price Lots of options for both veterinarian and non-vegetarians. The open air restaurant is part of the Badminton Institute club and requires non-members to pay a small entrance fee. Drinks are also reasonably priced here. Good place to go...More

Thank AnujJ
Reviewed 24 March 2017 via mobile

An open air badminton school turned Indian restaurant and bar with Bollywood movies on a big screen at night The food as fabulous, cheap and cheerful In fact cheap all round, a beer is $1 (No pretty though)

Thank DXB_Traveller_2000
Reviewed 23 February 2017

It's a club right in the city centre and sitting arrangement is in the open area... You have to pay the entrance fees at the gate of Tzs 1,500/ per person and make sure you get a efd receipt for it. The food quality is...More

Thank Deepak2004
Reviewed 22 November 2016

this Place, i been here so many times that i nicknamed it Bombay, i always visit when i go to dar. The food is Amazing and its always the same, i love the butter chicken, plus it comes with free rice and the little chapatis....More

Thank 820aslam
Reviewed 28 September 2016

This place is hidden but ha some great Indian food. I kept coming back to this place because of the cheap prices and awesome food. Make sure you order everything you want and once. You also have to pay an entrance fee and menu prices...More

Thank Corbin L
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  • Value
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Zanaki Street | Kisutu, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
  • Location: Africa  >  Tanzania  >  Dar Es Salaam Region  >  Dar es Salaam
  • Phone Number: +255 689 555 851
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