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Mwubwe Village | Jambiani Beach, Jambiani, Tanzania
+255 776 031 961
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  • Excellent78%
  • Very good15%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“chapati” (7 reviews)
“rice” (12 reviews)
“octopus” (17 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
African, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly
Mwubwe Village | Jambiani Beach, Jambiani, Tanzania
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Lustani is local restaurant with Zanzibari food. One can come in the morning/during the day and order dinner. We had late lunch (order 1 hour before our visit) with fish and octopus (catch of the day) with tomato (?)/curry vegies, and fruit platter for dessert....More

Thank marcia7373
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This restaurant in Jambiani only serves by reservation, because they only fish the seafood in the day you will eat it. Very fresh food, good price and the host is friendly. If you are in Jambiani, don't miss the opportunity to go there.

Thank 354jo_os
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Informal and local restaurant in Jambiani. The food is great (we ate seafood and local dishes) and the owner is really kind and helpful. Better to book in advance.

Thank Ilaria M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We booked in advance and came to Mohammeds place for a great local diner. Would recommend to everyone!

Thank M J
Reviewed 12 July 2018 via mobile

Everything is so nice - food, service, cleanness and etc!! It was a shame that we did not book in advance so we did not get to try the whole selection of different styles of food. But still the chef put together a great meal...More

Thank Allen T
Reviewed 25 June 2018 via mobile

We went to eat at Lustania but it was closed during low season and Ramadan. This is a private place where you make a reservation, and the host prepares you a dinner from fresh products he manages to fish on a given day. Don't let...More

Thank Tiago M
Reviewed 4 June 2018 via mobile

We went to eat at Lustania but it was closed during low season and Ramadan. But we met Mohammed on the street and he said it will be no problem to have a dinner if we book in advance. We did that and it was...More

Thank technodeedee
Reviewed 17 April 2018

We had read other good reviews for this restaurant and really wanted to try some authentic local cooking - this establishment did not disappoint!! Not to be put off by the torrential rain, and no electricity we had a very friendly by Mohamed who provided...More

1  Thank Sarah186364
Reviewed 17 February 2018 via mobile

Very good fish, very nice host, local and typical . Highly recommended. Need Tobe booked in advance as food is fresh from the océan

Thank StephaneMoro
Reviewed 7 February 2018 via mobile

There is no choice. We got Chapati grilled fish grilled octopus spice rice vegetable stew. Price is 10 USD per person. 5000 TZS for a beer and 2000 for a coke. Tasty home made food. Nice and tasty food. Must reserve beforehand!

1  Thank Ashley J
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$25
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Buffet
Good for
Kids, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Mwubwe Village | Jambiani Beach, Jambiani, Tanzania
  • Location: Africa  >  Tanzania  >  Zanzibar Archipelago  >  Zanzibar Island  >  Jambiani
  • Phone Number: +255 776 031 961
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