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Forodhani Park

On the Waterfront, Stone Town, Zanzibar City, Tanzania
+255 772 866 607
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Cheap food

A lovely place to spend an evening and watch the world go by. Lots of family groups having an... read more

Reviewed yesterday
via mobile
Great Atmosphere

2 friends and I visited the Forodhani Park in the daytime and in the evening, totally different... read more

Reviewed yesterday
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  • Excellent29%
  • Very good41%
  • Average23%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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“zanzibar pizza” (115 reviews)
“seafood” (128 reviews)
“street food” (61 reviews)
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On the Waterfront, Stone Town, Zanzibar City, Tanzania
+255 772 866 607
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

A lovely place to spend an evening and watch the world go by. Lots of family groups having an outing. There isn't a huge variety of stalls with seafood skewered being the most prevalent. Be prepared to be bombarded by the stall holders touting for...More

Thank KathrynS400SA
Reviewed yesterday

2 friends and I visited the Forodhani Park in the daytime and in the evening, totally different experiences for both but equally enjoyable! In the daytime it was full of locals socialising and at sunset we were lucky enough to see the boys weekend routine...More

Thank Chelsea W
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Open food market during the afternoon to night. You can feel the vibes of the town, taste Zanzibar pizza from mr Chocolate. Also don't miss the boy's dives in the deep water. Forgot to say about the wonderful sunset. Regarding food I am not so...More

Thank Takis C
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Visited this little oasis during our walking tour of Stone Town. Shaded by trees, lots of students take advantage of the wifi We spent some time with a soft drink and ice cream just watching the world go by and people watching We were told...More

Thank mikemcdowell2014
Reviewed 3 days ago

This place is very busy at night with alot of street food vendors. Its beautiful, best place to try local foods

Thank Fisayo O
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We made a tour of the whole marketplace at Stone Town & bought our souvenirs from different shops at reasonable tourists' prices I would say.The local people have 2 kinds of pricing, one for the local residents which is ofcourse much lower than the tourist...More

Thank Laligidge
Reviewed 6 days ago

We were a little disappointed, as we expected a little more variety, the stalls were the same every block. we had a street "pizza" which was interesting and tasteful, but to call it a pizza was funny. my husband had a awesome swarma. It's a...More

Thank Chimone C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My wife and I are experienced "street food" consumers, eating from small street stalls in places from California to Kyrgyzstan, Italy to India and Phuket to the Philippines. It needs a little more care in Africa and we were somewhat concerned to read the Forodhani...More

Thank Peter O
Reviewed 1 week ago

Being a muslim traveller, your biggest concern is always halaal food. |ZNZ has plenty of it, specially at this place. If you are looking for znz pizza, this is the place. the best one is "the big pizza" seller, at cost of 7k ZNZ rupee....More

Thank Aaamish
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I do not like cats (phobia) so this was a major no no for me. Cats everywhere. They are seated right in front of you while you eat. Some even Pat you to give them food. For anyone that doesn't like cats or animals moving...More

Thank Jamila J
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27 September 2016|
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Response from TravelKel77 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry should've been more specific. It was a Cholera outbreak that happened in April/May of 2016. One of the locals told us it happens often during the rainy reason because there is poor drainage/sanitation and there is very... More
6 June 2016|
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Response from Kazim M | Reviewed this property |
Hello! Yes they're open now! Was there 2 days ago!