Top Supermarkets in Dodoma for Shopaholics
Malls and supermarkets are some of the facilities to look out for in any major city. Even as a traveller, you want instant information in your fingertips about where to get needed items at reasonable prices and convenient and agreeable localities.
Dodoma in central Tanzania is a shopaholic’s Mecca for all things modern including gadgets, clothing, food, and entertainment. From supermarkets to hypermarkets, here are some fantastic spots to shop till you drop in Dodoma:
1. Tigo Shop
Tigo Shop is an ultra-modern digital lifestyle company with branches in Tanzania’s major cities, including Dodoma. Specializing in smart phones and provision of internet services, the shop is equipped with modern facilities and products to suit a savvy urbanized clientele resident in Dodoma and beyond.
Located near the CDA roundabout, at the CDA building along Uhindini Street, the shop is currently serving about 2500 customers every day. They also have promotion days whenever a new product is launched in the market. Most of their customers are the young and upwardly mobile Dodomans.
2. Alfa Mini Supermarket
Located on Lindi Avenue, Alfa Mini offers a wide and varied selection of household foods and products, bursts with fresh produce from local farms and an appropriate range of non-food items with attractive prices. Their prices have made them one of the most popular shopping destinations in Dodoma and customers enjoy its welcoming staff and wide variety.
3. Rean Mini Supermarket
At Rean Mini Supermarket, they play soft music to slow you down as you pull your trolley along. They know slow music causes you to move more slowly, which means spending more time looking at offers on the shelves and considering additional purchases.
4. Shabibi Supermarket
Located on the second floor of Shabibi gas station, the Shabibi Supermarket can be aptly described as an impulse-buying haven, impulse being the quickest way to shop. At Shabibi, shoppers tend to move faster and make fast buying decisions. This means they also buy haphazardly, wandering all over the floor, picking things at random and forgetting others. If you’re inclined to impulse buying, then Shabibi is for you.
5. Yashna Supermarket
Located at the Gapco petrol station, Yashna supermarket is arguably the largest supermarket in the city center. It stocks pasta, canned vegetables, frozen cheese, chocolates, cosmetics, and coffee.
6. Majengo Market
Majengo market in Dodoma is impossible to miss. This is the only place in the city that is as diverse as it is raucous. Wherever you step, you will be assailed by vendors selling merchandise as different as plastic shoes, meat samosa, live fish and phone chargers.
During your visit, you’ll be pleased to meet enthusiastic vendors delighted to offer their products with a genuine smile.