Tasty Italian food, including one of Tanzania’s better pizzas, served in the shadow of Lion Rock. You can try local wines or play it safe with a European vintage. It has a playground and a 12-hole minigolf course.
The menu here goes global with choices such as pizza, fish and chips, dhal tadka and fajitas. There are three separate menus and options: Italian, Indian/local and Chinese, with Indian dishes being the most reliable…
Behind a small petrol station opposite the exit from the bus station, this unexpectedly attractive place offers local fare, always including a veggie dish. Paintings line the walls, pots hang from the wood-beamed ce…
This brilliantly named restaurant has a big menu of local foods, from goat pilau to chicken and chips. It’s alongside the market, just west of the Ismaili Mosque’s onion-shaped minaret clocktower.
Not a real Wimpy, but it does have greasy burgers along with the usual assortment of local meals and snacks, most of them of Indian origin like bhaji and chicken biryani.
A barebones cafe near Innoor Mosque serving good, cheap Indian food, including a vegetarian thali.
Small supermarket for self-caterers.
This little wood-panelled place is Dodoma’s version of an old-fashioned candy store and soda fountain. It also serves veggie burgers and pizzas.