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New Zahir

Mosque street, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good44%
  • Average7%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible7%
29 Dec 2017
“Good food in nice enviroment”
30 Sep 2017
“Archetypic Swahiri Restaurant”
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African, Halal
Mosque street, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
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Reviewed 29 December 2017 via mobile

We allways go to this restaurant when we stay in Dar. Enjoy the food, especially the chicken and chapati.

Thank Ola K
Reviewed 30 September 2017

This restaurant has long history since independence of this country. We can enjoy typical Tanzanian food here. I recommend Biryani, it is very good, but be careful the volume is very big. you may order half portion called as "nus". kebab they are selling in...More

Thank Takataka5931
Reviewed 14 July 2017

I do know this restauarant sice years. They do always provide daily menu and all for reasonable prices. As the waiters do not speak english you go to teh buffet and check from optc what you like. The shawarma is nice and liver. For deesert...More

Thank sailingkilwa
Reviewed 28 February 2017 via mobile

We went to New Zahir by recommendation of a couple of friends, and it was really good in relation price-quality

Thank Jose S
Reviewed 8 July 2016 via mobile

Nice place to visit if you like to expiriance local food. Cheap and good food. Do not expect fine dining restaurant.

Thank Vesna Č
Reviewed 2 August 2015

Biggest issue here would be hygiene, or lack of it. the plate and utensils that i received were dirty. The table was filthy. The food i got was not fresh. Maybe the biriani would have been better or if you MUST eat here get something...More

1  Thank dd1153
Reviewed 16 May 2015 via mobile

New Zahir is a local joint famous for the historical meetings by Freedom fighters. Their chapati is very fluffy and 'roti canai' like. Order their Sekela kuku

Thank Douglas_Ling
Reviewed 16 April 2015

Indian and local cusine served along with barbeque.Dont forget to taste the chapatis sold outside the restaurant.Their chicken biriyani is also excellent.It is a good restaurant overall.

Thank mohammedsohail13
Reviewed 1 May 2014

Almost every Saturdays I visit New Zahir restaurant to buy my lunch. Their biriani is very good. Also their sekala chicken if eaten with chapatis taste extra delicious.

Reviewed 25 January 2014

Caters for mixed tastes , the food was tasty very lively atmosphere. Beef ,Chicken, Kebab and rice very tasty

Thank Salmaandalvi
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  • Address: Mosque street, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
  • Location: Africa  >  Tanzania  >  Dar Es Salaam Region  >  Dar es Salaam
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