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Fast Food Restaurants in Dar es salaam

Fast Food Restaurants in Dar es salaam


Dar es salaam is one of the fastest growing cities in the world and like other emerging urban areas, Dar es salaam has attracted a lot of foreign direct investments including big internationally known brands especially in Tourism and hospitality industry.


Take away from Pizza Hut at Mkuki House Mall along Nyerere road


Among the world’s best fast food restaurants, Dar es salaam already have several and more showing interests in joining the league. KFC, Pizza Hut, Subway and Marry brown which are the international fast food restaurant chains already have several outlets in different shopping malls and other locations in the City.

Indaressalaam Team is sharing some of the restaurants with their address and contact info for easy access.



Subway restaurant at Diamond Plaza Corner Mirambo St & Samora Ave 

Subway (stylized as SUBWAY) is an American fast food restaurant franchise that primarily sells submarine sandwiches (subs) and salads. It is owned and operated by Doctor’s Associates Inc. (trademarked as Subway IP Inc.) Subway is one of the fastest growing franchises in the world, with 44,672 restaurants in 111 countries and territories as of March 14, 2016. The United States alone has 27,058 outlets It is the largest single-brand restaurant chain and the largest restaurant operator in the world

Subway was probably  the first international fast food restaurant to enter Tanzania market in 2006. Subway has 5 restaurants in Different parts of the city as showed bellow .

Old Bagamoyo Road at Shoppers Plaza, Nyerere road at quality Center mall, Bibi Titi Mohamed road at Peugeot House, Corner Mirambo St & Samora Ave at Diamond Plaza City Centre,  Haile Selassie Road Unit 5 & 6, Msasani Peninsula Shoppers Plaza Masaki, Sam Nujoma Road near Mlimani city.


Interior decor of one of the subway restaurant at Quality center mall in Dar es salaam


Pizza hut

Pizza Hut Inc is an American restaurant chain and international franchise, trading as Pizza Hut, known for Italian-American cuisine including pizza and pasta as well as side dishes and desserts. It is a subsidiary of Yum! Brands, Inc. the world’s largest fast-food restaurant company.

In 2015, the company had more than 6,000 Pizza Hut locations in the United States, and 5,139 more locations in 94 other countries and territories, making up a total of 11,139 branches (restaurants or takeOuts) worldwide

Pizza hut just opened a new store at MkukiHouse along Nyerere road  in Dar es salaam with plans for rapid expansion and growth with a target of over 30 stores across the country, creating over 500 new jobs in the Quick Service Restaurant sector.


 A scene during the opening of Pizza Hut at Mkuki House mall in Dar es salaam




BBQ Chicken and Macon Pizza during the opening of the restaurant April 16 2016


The decor


Order from Here


Marrybrown is a Malaysian-based halal-certified fast food restaurant chain established since 1981. It was the first local fast food chain to franchise its business in Malaysia with more than 130 restaurants locally.

Marrybrown has over 350 international outlets serving fried chicken, burgers, finger food, desserts, and beverages aside from serving Malaysian local dishes such as seafood, rice-based products, noodles and porridge. The Malaysian national rice dish, nasi lemak became the feature list on the menu as ‘Nasi Marrybrown’



In Africa Marry brown is operating only in Tanzania with several restaurants in Dar es salaam at Haile Selasie road, University road mlimani city opposite KFC, Newsly opened store at Jamuhuri street and Shoppersplaza Mikocheni.



Marrybrown restaurant along Jamuhuri street in Downtown Dar es salaam



Kentucky Fried Chicken (KFC) is a fast food restaurant chain that specializes in fried chicken and is headquartered in Louisville,Kentucky, in the United States . In Dar es salaam KFC already have 5 restaurants in  with one drive thru in Masaki .


KFC restaurant at Diamond Plaza Corner Mirambo St & Samora Ave 



KFC  is the world’s second largest restaurant chain (as measured by sales) after McDonald’s, with 18,875 outlets in 118 countries and territories as of December 2013. The company is a subsidiary of Yum! Brands, a restaurant company that also owns the Pizza Hut and Taco Bell chains.

KFC locations in Dar es salaam: Old Bagamoyo road, Haile selasie road, Mlimani city , Diamond Plaza and msimbazi street.

Black Tomato.

Serving fresh salads, sandwiches, smoothies and coffee from 8 a.m. to 9 p.m. Open late on Friday and Saturdays till 11 p.m. serving great cocktails and tapas! Open 7 days a week.

Black tomato restaurant saves Breakfast, Café & Coffee House, International – Continental, Sandwiches & Subs.

Address: 258 Katoke Rd, Dar es Salaam


Black tomato during the Swahili Tourism Expo at Mlimani city conference center

Bongo Flava

Bongo Flava is a local popular Swahili rap music, but in Hospitality industry emerged a unique restaurant with great ingredients serving finest chickens, burger, chips and other local flavoured food like rice and more.The restaurant currently have two stores at Corner of   Swahili Street and Morogoro Road and Chole road.


Bongo flava burger and wraps

Dar es salaam traffic is terrible sometimes, but With the presence of hello food operating in town, you can get your delivery conveniently from any restaurant of your choice in Dar if you prefer staying indoors.

Pizza boy delivering an order



indaressalaam team

  • gnevic

    This is really good. Dar is delicious…..

  • mogella humba

    Waaaaoooow, ive never see this before….nice blog….@dussaland….hahahahaha will be visiting this blog alwayss

  • mogella humba

    Waaaaaow amazing I’ve never seen this before…I will be visiting this blog frequently… Congeste$ @dussaland