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Livingstone Beach Restaurant

Shanghani St., Stone Town, Zanzibar City 3661, Tanzania
+255 658 310 360
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  • Excellent23%
  • Very good43%
  • Average21%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible7%
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“burger” (6 reviews)
“salad” (8 reviews)
“fries” (3 reviews)
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Fusion, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
€€ - €€€
Shanghani St., Stone Town, Zanzibar City 3661, Tanzania
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Some colleagues on a oil contingency seminar in Stonetown dropped in on this beach bar a late evening for a last drink. It was dark, but still a nice view towards boats laying on the sandy beaches. I ordered a local (?) cocktail called Dawa...More

Thank Gourmettrollet
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I didn’t eat here but I sat here early evening and had a few beers. Very romantic feel with soft lights and candles everywhere. Great spot for a date. I think if you can during the day you could watch all the boats come in...More

1  Thank Luke K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Nice place, good food, acceptable prices, right on the beach where u can enjoy an amazing view of the sunset, friendly service but slow ....

Thank Mohamed H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Don't go for the food. Go around 6:pm to enjoy the sunset. It is fantastic. Enjoy it even with a warm beer 😊. If the beer was cold I would give them a 4 star review.

Thank Takis C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Amazing place on the beach . Friendly staff . It's nice to go before sunset and have a beer or dinner . Always you will find friendly tourists to talk to . Good prices, even happy hour around 6-7pm . Live music . A perfect...More

1  Thank RazvanOana
Reviewed 11 September 2017 via mobile

Placed on the beach. Really Nice! To bad they didn't have a diet coke.. and also when i asked for dessert, after 5 minutes they noticed that there was no ice cream..

Thank Senne V
Reviewed 6 September 2017

Beer is often warm, no point asking for another....as that is warm too... ice put in a glass by hand, including the cigarette ash!. Staff are on the whole dreadful...its a fine line between "authentic" and dont care....

Thank slapsgaffa
Reviewed 5 September 2017 via mobile

This is the place anyone must visit in Stone Town. Good food and beer. Polite and service minded staff. On the beach the best place for relax and chill in Stone Town

Thank Helge A
Reviewed 27 August 2017 via mobile

The Livingstones is a great place in the heart of Stonetown, with a preserved beach shaded by trees planted by the owner, a Zanzibari who cherishes the property and the city. Simple and fresh cuisine, served next to the sea. On weekends, live music with...More

Thank Philippe B
Reviewed 13 August 2017

We got a table at the Livingstone and explained that we had a tour starting in 1hr 20mins. We ordered drinks and food v quickly. Food arrived 1hr 30mins later! We had to repeatedly walk into the interior of the restaurant to try to get...More

Thank Chris C
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$2 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
View, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Groups, Kids, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Shanghani St., Stone Town, Zanzibar City 3661, Tanzania
  • Location: Africa  >  Tanzania  >  Zanzibar Archipelago  >  Zanzibar Island  >  Zanzibar City  >  Stone Town
  • Phone Number: +255 658 310 360
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