EAT .... Pongwe a foodie's destination

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Our Restaurant

Our Bar and Restaurant sources and uses the finest ingredients from around the island of Zanzibar to cater for every individual.

We offer Bed & Breakfast or Half board options, we do not offer Full board.

Guests can order morning tea & coffee service to the room.

Breakfast is from 07.30 – 10.00 & includes full English, fruit & cereals, yogurt & fresh juice, tea & coffee.

Lunch is available from 12.00 – 15.00 with a choice of daily specials as well as a snack menu, pizza is served on Wednesdays & Saturdays

Dinner is from 7.00 – 21.00 a full 3 course dinner is included in the HB option with a set menu every day,

B&B guests may choose 1, 2 or all 3 courses, for guests with allergies or special requests we will always offer alternative dishes.

Friday night we have a Swahili buffet.

Beach dinner on request, guests may choose from the set menu or try our special sea food platter.

The bar is open all day serving a selection of beers, soft drinks, shakes & cocktails as well as a good selection of wines from around the world.

Our Menu

Our menu combines the best of fish, seafood, vegetables and meats that Zanzibar has to offer.

We source as many of our products from local fishermen, suppliers and small farms in the area reducing the time to table and ensuring the freshest, highest quality. 

The restaurant is open to walk in clients however we request you reserve a table in advance as we have limited spacing for outside guests.


Click on the links below to download a copy of our menu


Lunch Menu

Drinks Menu

Daily Specials Menu

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