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The Great Wall Restaurant

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Haile Salassie Road, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
+255 757 558 888
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Pretoria, South Africa
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago

Very good Chinese restaurant in Dar es salaam. Try the Hot Pot it is delicious. A good conversation piece when dining with friends. There is a mild version or the really hot version or try half and half.

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Thank pkain1
Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

So last week my wife and I decided to get some Chinese take out. But our experience with Great Wall was anything but Great. This is our story: I dug up the number of Great Wall on google and rang them directly from there. I have done this before many times, including for Great Wall. After putting in our order,... More 

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Thank MushiD
dar es salaam
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56 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went there for a dinner. This place is located along Haile Sellassie rd. There is ample parking with uniformed guards. Services in this restaurant is good. Our server adviced us what to eat. Food came on time and was delicious! Portion is big! We were warned before so we (2 of us) had to share the starter and the main... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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28 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 April 2017 via mobile

I came here with a high expectation but it didn't do the justice. The chicken with mixed vegetables was tasteless; I had to add pickles so that i can eat with the steam rice. The sizzling prawns was ok, not great either. However I must say the service was very quick. Overall it wasn't great and I don't think I... More 

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Thank Mak_Syd
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39 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 March 2017 via mobile

Everything from the welcome, to service, order recommendations to free testers, assorted wine and ambience was magical. Highly recommended.

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Thank Adeyemi O
ZANZIBAR, TANZANIA
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12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 February 2017

Beautiful place with excellent food, All the food we ordered was very nicely prepared and served, and quite fast, They have to train the waiters a bit more before puting them on the serving roster, it takes ages to get a right drink, an on at that note I must say I was really disappointed, getting a right bottle of... More 

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Thank ROSALSTONETOWNHOTEL
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Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

This is the first Chinese restaurant that had delayed our food for over an hour! The waiters are clueless, had to order a drink three times to get it right. Otherwise great food.

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Thank mahbib j
St Neots, United Kingdom
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31 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 February 2017

Have been going to The Great Wall (One in town next to Maktaba complex) And each time i have left with my tummy full and a memorable experience. The portions are big and selection of food and drinks are extensive. Waiters also have full knowledge of each dish and service is excellent. Would recommend families, friends and Business men/women to... More 

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ajay_hapi
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78 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 71 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 February 2017

if you are a fan of chinese food than this restaurant is a must place to visit in dar. ambience was good though restaurant was empty when we visited it. food and service was good...

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Johannesburg, South Africa
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84 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 January 2017

Very bright lighting and rather empty when we went. Lots of Chinese there though which I always think is a good sign. My dish was excellent (sweet & sour prawns) but my husband's was not good (chill chicken).

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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Chinese, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Haile Salassie Road, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
  • Location: Africa  >  Tanzania  >  Dar Es Salaam Region  >  Dar es Salaam
  • Phone Number: +255 757 558 888

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?