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Taste of Mexico

Off Chole Road, Slipway Road, | Just before Double Tree Hotel, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
+255 756 879 843
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good51%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“guacamole” (11 reviews)
“fajitas” (13 reviews)
“beans” (4 reviews)
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Off Chole Road, Slipway Road, | Just before Double Tree Hotel, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great atmosphere and service. The best margaritas . We had a lovely meal. Good samosas and enchiladas. Great for a culinary change.

Thank Kate G
TasteofMexicoT, Owner at Taste of Mexico, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank for reviewing us. we are working day in an out to improve the place.

Reviewed 12 September 2017

Taste of Mexico has been consistently an affordable dining option in Dar. Food is quick and tasty. The tacos are pure maize so a great gluten free option, which is different from the usual rice and beans or mishkaki and kuku in Dar. Looks like...More

Thank TZnomad
Reviewed 6 September 2017

Love this place! The food is great, especially tacos. Service is great and they have take away. My only compliant is that chips are too hard, very thick and rough on roof of mouth.

Thank Tim B
Reviewed 26 August 2017

This is not going to knock your socks off, but if you're in Dar and looking for something that's not BBQ or seafood, it's not a bad option. The margaritas are solid and the Mexican staples are decent and similar to what you might find...More

Thank 25wanderlings
Reviewed 16 July 2017 via mobile

Came here for lunch as the only customer so u would except them to get the order right. When we informed them that we had ordered two Passionfruit juices and not two pineapple juices the waitress gave us a nasty look as if to blame...More

Thank simonavicii
TasteofMexicoT, Owner at Taste of Mexico, responded to this reviewResponded 19 July 2017

Dear Customer, I am so sorry to hear what you have experienced at Taste of Mexico. I think the waitress had a bad day as you could see most of our reviews are spot on. I promise to make it to you next time you...More

Reviewed 14 July 2017

Tiny place, that you will most likely miss going down the road. Just down the road from Doube Tree Resort, this Mexican restaurant serves a great guacamole. I also had their hard shell tacos, that were EXCELLENT. This was my last meal in Dar es...More

Thank chandknee
Reviewed 13 June 2017 via mobile

Pleasantly surprised to find this place. I was missing Mexican food and this place hits the spot. We walked over from the Double Tree and as soon as you step inside it's like you're transported to Mexico! Love the ambience and the food. Quick service...More

Thank Nyain S
Reviewed 21 May 2017

I stopped in for some take-away tacos to eat at the Slipway waterfront (as it is right down the road), and the food was really a pleasant surprise. My chicken soft tacos were served in homemade tortillas (very thin, so bring a fork as they...More

Thank sanyamakadi
Reviewed 25 April 2017

For s person who wants to experience mexican culture its a place to be.You will find sombreros all over the place plus the drink and food is delicious.

Thank Simon M
Reviewed 26 March 2017

It was in April 2016we must have ordered online and food was pathetic and they forgot to send the desert even though they charged for it in the bill. they refunded the money and did not deliver the food. Unprofessional

Thank Manju B
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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
US$7 - US$15
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Delivery, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
09:00 - 22:00
09:00 - 22:00
09:00 - 22:00
09:00 - 22:00
09:00 - 22:00
09:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Off Chole Road, Slipway Road, | Just before Double Tree Hotel, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
  • Location: Africa  >  Tanzania  >  Dar Es Salaam Region  >  Dar es Salaam
  • Phone Number: +255 756 879 843
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We are a family run restaurant serving delicious Mexican food at a reasonable price. Come taste our mouthwatering burritos, freshly made tacos, and home made Corn Chips. Check out our daily specials too, fajitas, chili con carne and chicken in Mole Sauce! All dishes prepared with fresh, locally sourced ingredients. Now serving cocktails!!! We cater for any type of event and we deliver around the peninsula. Karibuni!
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