The magnificent natural setting provides the ideal backdrop to an exceptional dining experience, whether you choose to be on the beach, at the swimming pool, at one of Zuri Zanzibar’s beachfront restaurants, or in the privacy of your own accommodation.
"Dining by Design“ offers the unforgettable opportunity of having your own romantic candlelit dinner or private cooking lesson in various different locations throughout the resort.Read more
The iconic "Sunset Zuri" event with DJ is open to both residents and non-residents and takes place every Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday (depending on the weather) from 5 – 7 pm on the Zuri beach front.
The most magical moment in Kendwa - the incredible sunset – will be even more fascinating if it is accompanied by Zuri’s special selection of wine, drinks and salty bites. It is a perfect option how to spice up the end of another day of your holiday.
The Upendo Restaurant overlooks the entire resort and serves international cuisine with an African/Indian Ocean twist. The restaurant’s laid-back Zanzibari style and live cooking shows make it the ideal place for breakfast and dinner, whilst its separate deck is ideal for private events or larger dinner groups. Peponi bar in the Zuri Zanzibar offers comfortable benches and sofas for a peaceful and relaxing ambiance. Switch from the sun directly into the cooling shadow of the Peponi Bar and enjoy its high quality selection of gins and cigars.
Decorated in a chic African style, Maisha has a casually upbeat setting with an easy African vibe, and is the perfect venue for enjoying the ocean views. Guests can enjoy its unique fusion cuisine that mixes Southern European and Indian Ocean cuisine throughout the day, and, upon reservation, typical Middle Eastern and Omani food for dinner under the pool’s pergola.
The beach restaurant & bar embraces its natural surroundings with modern, yet authentic, features. You can enjoy finger food and small bites whilst admiring the Kendwa beach‘s amazing sunset and beautiful starry sky. Choose from the bar’s wide range of original cocktails, aperitifs and special refreshing drinks, including sugar cane cocktails, fruit daiquiris and smoothies.
Located on the semi-private beach in front of the villas, the private beach bar offers a casual
but chic atmosphere for guests staying in the deluxe suites and villas.
Zuri welcomes a limited number of non-resident guests to dine and enjoy the designated Zuri beach area. The offer is available at a non-refundable fee of USD 30 per person, which serves as a credit to be used at the beach Bahari Grill & Bar for any meals or drinks throughout the day, towels included. On Tuesdays, Thursdays and Sundays walk-in guests can be part of the magical sunset with live DJs and later join for a special dinner experience, the Seafood Beach BBQ.
Jussi joined Zuri having a colourful gastronomic background. Growing up in Scandinavia, being trained in French cuisine, marrying an Italian, travelling the world; his inspiration seems endless. It is over 20 years when Jussi fell in love with Africa, its people and culture and ever since is greatly ambitious about putting Zanzibar on the culinary world map. At Zuri its your chance to find yourself in his gastronomic wonderland.