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Coral Rock Restaurant

€€ - €€€African, European,
Umfumbwe, Jambiani 4125, Tanzania
+255 776 296 157
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good40%
  • Average12%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible8%
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“sashimi” (2 reviews)
“carpaccio” (2 reviews)
“salad” (4 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
African, European, Bar, Seafood, International, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly
€€ - €€€
Umfumbwe, Jambiani 4125, Tanzania
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1 - 10 of 66 reviews

Reviewed 7 July 2017

I stopped by here to check out their cafe - it's beautiful! The views can't be beat. Then a troupe of small monkeys visited us (not inside the restaurant). They were really friendly and adorable. The staff here is great too. I highly recommend a...More

Thank sknelson111
Reviewed 24 June 2017 via mobile

We thought we would come here for lunch one day and were glad we were not staying at the hotel, as there was a lot of building work going on!! I got a veggie burger and my partner got the chicken burger. Both were nice...More

Thank Rachelforsyth
Reviewed 23 June 2017

Expensive place, was busy nice views , but warm beer 🍻 please don't apologise , staff were nice and polite

Thank maywest11
Reviewed 30 April 2017 via mobile

We came upon this place as we walked down the beach. Stopped in for drinks the first night and checked out the menu and decided to come back the second night. Loved the sunset views. The restaurant was charming and we loved the atmosphere. The...More

Thank heyitsdray
Reviewed 30 March 2017 via mobile

Smoothies and salads are fresh. Do not take THE seafood because iT is really not fresh at all and does not taste good as Well.

Thank wouter_dobbelaar
Reviewed 25 March 2017 via mobile

We'd give this place 5 stars if it wasn't so expensive. The food and drinks were lovely, the waiter was charming and the location beautiful.

Thank Esiotrot73
Reviewed 7 March 2017

Excellent location with beautiful views and within walking distance from some very good restaurants. Unfortunately Coral Rock's restaurant showed very little interest in serving their guests and on many occasions we were left without being served for more than 20 minutes. The quality of the...More

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Thank s0uthafrica123
Reviewed 2 March 2017

Nice spot, for a little lunch, excellent views without loads of tourists after driving down the east coast this was light relief, as is the rest of this gorgeous island and the very humble often poor locals. Support the locals as you drive through this...More

Thank A O
Reviewed 22 February 2017

We had dinner at The Rock and we really enjoyed it. The food was very good (expensive in comparison to most places we visited) but was worth it for us. It's the experience that counted for us. Our waiter Soloman was awesome. Can recommend this...More

Thank Ryan_Becker
Reviewed 19 February 2017

Reviewing it as a restaurant not a hotel, because even if I wasn't too poor to stay in places like this, all-inclusive beach holiday is 180deg departure from my style. The restaurant has nice, yet expensive (or rather typical for Jambiani) prices. Not much local...More

Thank martakX9112RP
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$4 - US$10
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, View, Bar Scene, Romantic, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Umfumbwe, Jambiani 4125, Tanzania
  • Location: Africa  >  Tanzania  >  Zanzibar Archipelago  >  Zanzibar Island  >  Jambiani
  • Phone Number: +255 776 296 157
  • E-mail
Offering one of the biggest selections of Global Fusion Cuisine and wines in Zanzibar, the restaurant at Coral Rock offers spectacular elevated views of Zanzibar's south east coast. Original African art, world music and regular live entertainment create a unique and vibrant atmosphere. Other features are free wireless internet, a mezzanine lounge, satellite TV and cocktail bar. Dress code casual - booking essential in high season
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