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Thai Kani

Yacht Club Road | Slipway Beach, Msasani Peninsula, Dar es Salaam 23425, Tanzania
+255 715 486 014
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good36%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“thai food” (14 reviews)
“flat noodles” (2 reviews)
“spring rolls” (4 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 - 23:00 Hours
Japanese, Seafood, Sushi, Asian, Thai, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
Yacht Club Road | Slipway Beach, Msasani Peninsula, Dar es Salaam 23425, Tanzania
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Had a a really bad expensive sushi experience at this place. I ordered a set menu consisting of sashimi, nigiri and maki. The tuna was good, but several of the other pieces were not eatable. We complained and got a 20% discount. They also told...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank 631magnusp
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

On holiday,so We went to Thai K in the morning as a stop over,to check it out,its gorgeous! The waiters/waitress were courteous,warm and welcoming. I had the Sea Colada,and my oh my,a whole week i have spent in Dar,and visited highend rooftop bars facing the...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Santake
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Absolutely love this place! Excellent view and the best crab dishes ever! My favourite being the crab in chilli paste. Service is always great and even though this last time our food took a little longer than usual we were looked after well and the...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Simbedii
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I was here with a group of 16 tourists. Food is quite ok (pina colada was not good) but in the end of the service we met a big problem while paying the bill as they apply smaller exchange rate for 1, 2, 5, 10...More

Date of visit: January 2019
1  Thank sysoevan
thaikani, Owner at Thai Kani, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Sorry to hear about your dissatisfaction, unfortunately we do not control the exchange rate and we are not a Bureau de change they did you a favor by accepting dollars. This is Tanzania and we charge in Tanzanian shillings.

Reviewed 7 December 2018

ohhho! my visit to dar was very wonderful after visiting this place with my family. when i was at this place my kid and my wife was very happy with this restaurant: 1 they love their sushi 2 they love music and the view of...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Getaway541622
thaikani, Owner at Thai Kani, responded to this reviewResponded 9 December 2018

Thank you for taking your time to write us a Great review, we hope you will visit us again soon. 🙏

Reviewed 6 December 2018 via mobile

Set on a scenic location by the Indian ocean at Slipway, this place is one of the best to visit with friends and family. Friendly and courteous staff, they will ensure you are confirmed and satisfied with their services. Food taste, quality and portions are...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank RajS450
thaikani, Owner at Thai Kani, responded to this reviewResponded 9 December 2018

Thank you Raj and happy to see you nice review. We hope to see you again soon 🙏

Reviewed 5 December 2018 via mobile

Took long for us to receive menus, even longer for our drinks to arrive, food took 57 minutes to arrive, thw fish had an overpowering fishy taste and smell, service wqs friendly but painfully slow,zero management presence on the floor, no one cjecked if our...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank HokeyPokey777
Reviewed 18 November 2018 via mobile

Food here is awesome!! The mango salad which comes with the fish pieces is superb. They have good portions and flavours are outstanding.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank kerubo
Reviewed 17 November 2018 via mobile

Great for Lunch every day and dinners on Thursdays... Great Japanese food admiring the sea... Tuna is top best! Have to go!

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank jenmyro
Reviewed 6 November 2018

The best place to eat in Dar Es Salaam. Fabulous sashimi and Sushi. Service is great !!! Ask the waiters and they will advice you to a fabulous meal. Perfect location and satisfaction guaranteed !!!

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank Sven Erik M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene, View, Kids, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Yacht Club Road | Slipway Beach, Msasani Peninsula, Dar es Salaam 23425, Tanzania
  • Location: Africa  >  Tanzania  >  Dar Es Salaam Region  >  Dar es Salaam
  • Phone Number: +255 715 486 014
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