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Mocco Beach Villa & Restaurant

Nungwi, Zanzibar, Kendwa 255, Tanzania
+255 773 100 669
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  • Excellent16%
  • Very good36%
  • Average19%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible19%
5 days ago
“Try the Cocktails”
4 weeks ago
“Awful lunsj”
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Seafood, International, African, Vegetarian Friendly
Nungwi, Zanzibar, Kendwa 255, Tanzania
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Beautiful setting with great service. Waiting staff are happy to serve you. The cocktails are amazing. All our food was tasty and delicious.

Thank Jaqui D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Expensive food with no taste. I ordered a «fresh juice» that tasted like water. I also had a thai seafood soup that was way too strong. The fish was dry and smelly.

Thank CarolineC1746
Reviewed 27 May 2018 via mobile

This is an absolute comfortable opportunity to come to rest and kill the time. The host take time for you, even if you not reservated a room there. Ginger beer and a small lunch and then just looking over the beach.

Thank Jeu P
Reviewed 20 April 2018 via mobile

The food was average and the view was nice, however there were some men selling souvenirs at a stall at the lodge and they had a chained up monkey who looked really depressed and just wanted to be free. This place will never see us...More

Thank Francois P
Reviewed 9 January 2018 via mobile

My partner and I got intoxicated today after having lunch here. We had a stir fry with chicken and chicken curry. Go at your own risk.

Thank Silvana_ip
Reviewed 15 September 2017

We visited the northwest side of the island one day and ate at Mocco. I believe the pizza we ate was actually a frozen pizza that was warmed up. I have had better frozen pizzas in my life then this one. The beer we were...More

Thank Terrie G
Reviewed 26 August 2017 via mobile

Very, very bad food, for all the dishes we tried (soups, salads, curry). They did not have real coffee, only instant. They were out of fresh juices, beer was warm. Definitely to be avoided.

Thank C P
Reviewed 6 March 2017

After reading some bad reviews of Mocco, I still decided to give it a try myself, also because I was sick of only eating at Kendwa rock. I had a pineapple juice and a grilled dorado at Mocco. It definitely lives to its reputation, by...More

Thank RiaZan07
Reviewed 23 December 2016 via mobile

When I was in kendwa I was try to test the food different place but , when I reach at mocco beach & restaurant I believed this place real its the"king of sea food in kendwa" the food at mocco its fantastic actually I enjoyed...More

Thank arkam k
Reviewed 19 October 2016

While waiting for the afternoon cruise so we stayed for a lunch and crashed on sunbeds offered by this restaurant free of charge if you staying to eat. WIF is also available for free but only closer to the venue. Restaurant is conveniently located by...More

Thank 203pawelb
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$50
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
07:00 - 01:00
07:00 - 01:00
07:00 - 01:00
07:00 - 01:00
07:00 - 01:00
07:00 - 01:00
07:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Nungwi, Zanzibar, Kendwa 255, Tanzania
  • Location: Africa  >  Tanzania  >  Zanzibar Archipelago  >  Zanzibar Island  >  Kendwa
  • Phone Number: +255 773 100 669
Mocco Beach Restaurant is a private establishment located on one of the most beautiful beaches of Zanzibar. You can imagine what this restaurant is looks like when you consider that the locals refer to the setting as "heaven on earth" It is a large open beach front restaurant which offer a real relaxing. It's well-known to residents and visitors for its wonderful oceanfront makuti sun umbrella and coconut rope beach beds. Their qualified chefs and staff offer innovative fine dining amid a casual and friendly environment. For added variety, the menu changes regularly in order to fulfil the desire of the restaurant's diverse clients. This beachfront restaurant and Villa is designed to offer delightful accommodation at an affordable price. Combined with an ever-friendly environment and the warmth and hospitality of the management and staff, you can't go wrong with this charming little villa!
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