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Gerry's Bar

Nungwi Beach, Tanzania
+255 777 430 006
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Overview
  • Excellent62%
  • Very good24%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“burger” (8 reviews)
“noodles” (3 reviews)
“seafood” (9 reviews)
Closes in 8 min
10:00 - 02:00 Hours
CUISINES
European, Seafood
PRICE
RR - RRR
RATINGS
Food
Service
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
Nungwi Beach, Tanzania
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1 - 10 of 137 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Such a cool place to be ! Quick food service (20 min for most of our orders when it can take 1 hour in the other places we try...) and very nice menu, cool people always taking care of us, no beach boys bothering, chill...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank EneourBZH
gerryhallam, Owner at Gerry's Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Enour. Thank you so much for taking the time to review our bar here and for your kind words. It is very much appreciated! :) We are very happy that you enjoyed your time on the beach with us and of course you are...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is for me the best place to be in Nungwi. I’ve been a week around here and I end up every afternoon! The music is excellent , the menu is also very good and I had the best food comparing with other places around....More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank dafubets
gerryhallam, Owner at Gerry's Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Dafubets. You are very welcome and thank you very much for taking the time to review our bar here and for your kind words. It is very much appreciated and we are very happy that you enjoyed your time on the beach with us....More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Ok so an incident happened a month before. I ordered my food and they completely forgot about it and I waited till 1 hours like an idiot to get my food but it never appears. I decided to never go to this place as this...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank MarathiManu2685
gerryhallam, Owner at Gerry's Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Rahul. Firstly apologies that our waiter got your food order wrong. From what I have gathered it was a busy time, you ordered a Hot Tomato & Basil Pasta and because our waiter was running and didn’t write it down they got your order...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I was excited to try a South African bar in Zanzibar being South African. Unfortunately, my experience wasn't 100% pleasant. The service was good and friendly. The food my husband had was excellent, he really enjoyed it. My food on the other hand wasn't cooked...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Theelo
gerryhallam, Owner at Gerry's Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Theelo. Thank you so much for taking the time to review us here. Oh wow, apologies for that... I cannot understand why our chef could not get that right for you? Be sure that I will follow up on this and ensure that this...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Gery's Bar offers good grub, reasonably priced drinks, a relaxed and rustic beach atmosphere and above all magical views over Nungwi beach and out to sea. Right next to the bar is ZBD Tour and Safari, the best operator on the island, offering best prices,...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Adventure825775
gerryhallam, Owner at Gerry's Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Adventure. Thank you for your “review” here...although it looks more like you are using our TripAdvisor Page to give our neighbourly street operator a punt... Will let TripAdvisor decide regarding the ethics of this “review” of yours...

Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We saw walking around the beach and we take 2 juices of fresh fruit(mango and passion). We take close to the beach looking the sunset, very nice and very good taste!! We decided to stay more and have dinner, also very good taste & quality!...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Seaside50843927523
gerryhallam, Owner at Gerry's Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi there Seaside! Thank you so much for taking the time to review our bar here. It is very much appreciated and we are very happy that you enjoyed your juices and meals on the beach with us! Cheers and enjoy Zanzibar!

Reviewed 7 November 2018

This little gem of a beach bar/restaurant is not advertised but is well known by all locals. Hidden in the far ends of Nungwi Beach, it's worth the extra effort to get there. Gerry is a South African who's been living in Zanzibar for many...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Asiya S
gerryhallam, Owner at Gerry's Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Asiya. Thank you so much for taking the time to review our bar and for your kind words here...it is very much appreciated! I will pass on your compliments to our team. Thanks again and enjoy Zanzibar! :) Cheers!

Reviewed 4 November 2018

Just after your first steps in the bar you breathe in the cool and cozy atmosphere, great music, friendly staff and nice dogs 😊 It is located right on the beach – great spot for sunset while sitting in comfortable wooden/rope sofas, or just reading...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Jana V
Gerry H, Owner at Gerry's Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 5 November 2018

Hi Jana. Thank you so much for all your kind words here and for taking the time to review our bar. :) It is very much appreciated! Reviews like this give us a huge boost! :) I will pass on your compliments to our management...More

Reviewed 2 November 2018 via mobile

Great atmosphere with a perfect sea view, nice cocktails and the best burger of Nungwi, and even a vegetarian option. The staff is friendly and the music very good, specially with the DJ night parties on Saturdays. Highly recommended!More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Coccinelle_M
Gerry H, Owner at Gerry's Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 3 November 2018

Hi Coccinelle. Thank you so much for your kind words and for taking the time to review our bar here! Very much appreciated! :) We are all very happy that you enjoyed your time on the beach with us and I will pass on your...More

Reviewed 30 October 2018 via mobile

The food is absolutely outstanding! We had lunch and dinner at Gerrys almost every day of our vacation. Great service and staff! The best are fresh catch of the day, fish carpaccio and fish fingers. Sometimes the food preparation could take a lot of time...More

Date of visit: October 2018
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Gerry H, Owner at Gerry's Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 31 October 2018

Hi Companion! Thank you so much for taking my the time to review our bar here! We are very happy that you enjoyed your drinks and meals and that you spent so much time on the beach with us! Thank you! :) I will pass...More

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faiyamba
6 September 2017|
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Response from gerryhallam | Property representative |
Hi there! Thanks for getting in touch with us! You can check out our food and drinks menu on our website along with all pricing. Cheers and we hope to see you at Gerry's Bar! 😊
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$5 - US$30
Cuisine
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Drinks, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Romantic, Groups, Child-friendly, View
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 02:00
Monday
10:00 - 02:00
Tuesday
10:00 - 02:00
Wednesday
10:00 - 02:00
Thursday
10:00 - 02:00
Friday
10:00 - 02:00
Saturday
10:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Nungwi Beach, Tanzania
  • Location: Africa  >  Tanzania  >  Zanzibar Archipelago  >  Zanzibar Island
  • Phone Number: +255 777 430 006
Description
Gerry’s Bar Zanzibar, located on a beautiful, tranquil beach here in Nungwi, is the perfect place for enjoying a late breakfast, lunch or dinner! Enjoy ice cold drinks in the warm tropical sun! Join in for a game of beach volleyball or suntan on our private beach and enjoy a swim in the crystal clear Indian Ocean waters! Or just relax and enjoy our fantastic Tropical Cocktails while watching some truly Spectacular Sunsets. Ask at the bar to enjoy our fibre optic Wifi access. Gerry’s Bar offers a relaxed atmosphere with great music! The perfect place to enjoy some Tropical Island Sundowners! Join us for some Beach Party fun with our guest DJ’s and Live Music.
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