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Samaki samaki

€€ - €€€African, , Seafood
Mlimani Shopping Centre | Mlimani City, Masaki & Diamond Plaza City Centre, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
+255 673 020 000
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good45%
  • Average17%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“sea food” (12 reviews)
“seafood” (12 reviews)
“octopus” (5 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
African, Bar, Seafood, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
€€ - €€€
Mlimani Shopping Centre | Mlimani City, Masaki & Diamond Plaza City Centre, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The place is built with an historic image of the Tanganyika historical sites that making it look exquisite. Despite the good meals being served there, the place holds quite a good environment for entertainment as there is good music and lots of tv screens for...More

Thank Gilbert M
Moh M, MARKETING MANAGER at Samaki samaki, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Welcome once again to samakisamaki..

Reviewed 20 March 2018

I ate here a few time , food is excellent , serivce is the best , friendly , and the price , man oh man , it is cheap ,

1  Thank KDanny
Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

A very chilled out African themed place to relax and watch football. Very good sea food variety. Nice atmosphere inside with free WiFi. Good for family with young children. Fast and friendly service. Food is freshly cooked.

1  Thank NGAMILO
Reviewed 5 February 2018 via mobile

Very good and fresh fish. Cozy local restaurant. Nice friendly staff. Very welcoming. Place to go ! Thanks for this, peter

1  Thank petersphilipp
Reviewed 23 January 2018

If you love fish you absolutely must do Samaki samaki. Relaxed vibe, fresh tasty fish, good service, value for money! Yes please, I want some more

1  Thank Scholastica W
Reviewed 12 January 2018 via mobile

We had good time at Samaki Samaki enjoying some fresh fish and cold beer . customers service at this point is good and all staffs are very helpful. 100% recommend this place to anyone

Thank Yonafika A
Reviewed 26 December 2017 via mobile

Good fish with vsry strong sauce. Everything went pretty well, except that I ordered vegetables with fish, not potatoes. I got my my plate, there was potaoes. I said about my order to waitress and she took me more potatoes. Waittess was so nice, that...More

Thank mikkok243
Reviewed 22 December 2017

A bar which has collaborated with heineken beer hence it has that african culture atmosphere with a touch of netherland beer.At their placein masaki you can even see a heineken chanderllier.A place to dance and cool down with your friends.They do offer different food categories...More

Thank Simon M
Reviewed 13 December 2017 via mobile

Great food and athmosphare, a bit pricy!! Best place for seafood in Dar es Salaam center, they say!!!

Thank Sofroniadou
Reviewed 11 December 2017 via mobile

The atmosphere is great Connect with others and eat a great meal of fish and potatoes etc. located within the serene Milimani city. Nice place for dinners and music with friends.

Thank Victor o
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine, Bar Scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Mlimani Shopping Centre | Mlimani City, Masaki & Diamond Plaza City Centre, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
  • Location: Africa  >  Tanzania  >  Dar Es Salaam Region  >  Dar es Salaam
  • Phone Number: +255 673 020 000
  • E-mail
Samaki Samaki “Fish & More…” is a chain of seafood restaurants established since 2007 with three branches located at Mlimani City, City Center Diamond Plaza and Masaki Dar-es-salaam (+ Arusha & Mwanza opening soon). We are specialized in serving sea food and beverages with an entertainment twist added to the experience and we cater to a wide range of clientele of different demographics to include race, gender, income and sex. Our clientele includes many regular visitors who enjoy the fresh made sea food and the quality services offered by our trained wait staff. We also entail a unique entity in each one of our branches were by we have a corner that we call “Maasai Maasai” specialized in serving beef related meals including burgers, kebabs/‘mishkaki’, etc; and is named after the Northern Tanzanian tribe, Maasai.
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