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Tamarind Mombasa

Silos Road | Nyali, Mombasa 80100, Kenya
+254 41 4471747
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Overview
  • Excellent62%
  • Very good25%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“seafood” (132 reviews)
“crab” (35 reviews)
“prawns” (33 reviews)
Open Now
7:00 PM - 10:00 PM Hours
CUISINES
African, Seafood, Halal, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
Silos Road | Nyali, Mombasa 80100, Kenya
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Reviewed 1 week ago

One diner, me, ordered a starter of octopus grilled Spanish style 1050 KSH, maybe a dozen pieces of carbonised tentacle in one centimetre cubes with a slice of red onion. Main of Thai King Prawn, 3100 KSH for five shell on prawns, obviously flavoured with...More

Thank T M
Geraldine D, Director of Sales at Tamarind Mombasa, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear TM, It is with great concern and disappointment that we read your review and it was particularly disheartening to learn of your unsatisfactory meal especially as the restaurant has always been acclaimed for its high standards of food and service. . Your comments about...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The sun kisses the ocean whilst you have a drink on the deck. Such a beautiful ambiance. The cocktail menu is super and the food is deliciousMore

Thank Heeral K
Geraldine D, Director of Sales at Tamarind Mombasa, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Heeral, thank you for your wonderful five star review. We are thrilled to hear that you enjoyed the ambiance and found the cocktail menu super and the food delicious. It's definitely a boost for us every time we hear such complimentary reviews such as...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We ate here as part of a city tour. What a fabulous place and the food is fantastic. Had the sea food plate and wasn’t disappointed at all. The crab and lobster was cooked to perfection. We would recommend anyone visiting Mombasa that they should...More

Thank philiplang
Geraldine D, Director of Sales at Tamarind Mombasa, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Philip, thank you so much for the five star rave review. We are delighted that your city tour lunch at Tamarind Mombasa met with expectation and you enjoyed your seafood platter particularly the lobster and crab. It's definitely a boost for us every time...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If you love sea food. This is the place to go and have, The stag is very professional and the food is just amazing. Fresh sea food.

Thank Esther n
Geraldine D, Director of Sales at Tamarind Mombasa, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Esther, Your five star rave review is much appreciated. We are glad that you enjoyed the amazing seafood and the professional staff whilst dining at Tamarind Mombasa. WE hope to see you again soon. Kind regards Geraldine

Reviewed 1 week ago

An amazing experience.. I was a guest here. The food was really good and I tried the legendary Dhow drink which was wonderful and very powerful. The view was obviously incredible even tho it was dark. Lovely place.More

Thank Hilary B
Geraldine D, Director of Sales at Tamarind Mombasa, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Hilary thank you so much for the wonderful five star review. The Tamarind Mombasa team are delighted that you had an amazing experience dining with us and that you enjoyed the food, the incredible view and the Dawa house cocktail. Your favourable comments are...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We happened upon this place while in Old Town. Seems to be popular with the local business men and others in the area. We had some great chicken biryani, tikka chicken and a beef dish. Liked that they offered some extra sauce to make it...More

Thank NKaykas
Geraldine D, Director of Sales at Tamarind Mombasa, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello Your review is posted to the wrong restaurant. This is not about Tamarind Restaurant Mombasa, but about another restaurant in the Old Town. Kind regards Geraldine

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

if you ever want to enjoy sea food, Tamarind is the best in Mombasa. Just order the sea food platter, you will not regret. The food is fresh, and they also serve catch of the day. You can also tell them how you want it...More

Thank dolphin904
Geraldine D, Director of Sales at Tamarind Mombasa, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Dolphin, thank you very much for your great review and for the perfect rating. We are delighted to hear that you think Tamarind is the best for seafood in Mombasa, particularly the seafood platter. . It's definitely a boost for us every time we...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Tamarind has always been acclaimed for its service, high standards and good foods accompanied with its own glamour Sad to say, as the days go by the above statement cannot be endorsed. The service levels have dropped and the staff look very new and green....More

Thank Sukesha D
Geraldine D, Director of Sales at Tamarind Mombasa, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Sukesha, We would like to thank you for taking the time to advise of your recent meal at Tamarind Mombasa. It was extremely disappointing to read of your unsatisfactory experience especially as the restaurant has always been acclaimed for its high standards of food...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A favorite for many years but now getting 'old' and needs some revamping to remain relevant? This time visited for dinner on a weekday with a friend visiting from Canada and we selected a fish dish - Lobster Thermidor and a vegetarian dish which were...More

1  Thank Miriam K
Geraldine D, Director of Sales at Tamarind Mombasa, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Miriam, thank you for the review. We are extremely sorry to hear that you weren't satisfied with your recent dining experience and . while we are glad to hear that the food was ok and the service was good, we are most discouraged to...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I went one night in Mombasa to eat to this place after asking for a good place to eat. Mind you, the food in the coast of Kenya is fantastic, a superb mixture of African, Indian and Arab influences. You can get, for more than...More

Thank Jose G
Geraldine D, Director of Sales at Tamarind Mombasa, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Jose Thank your for your candid feedback.We are extremely sorry to hear that you weren't satisfied with your recent dining experience. It is unfortunate that you were unimpressed by the food and you thought the prices were astronomical and not worth the money. Our...More

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davin65
15 May 2018|
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Response from Geraldine D | Property representative |
yes we do take visa and master card
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neha0511singh
24 April 2018|
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Response from labinaNairobi | Property representative |
Hello, The Menu is a la carte, but average spend per person is approximately KShs 3500/- to Kshs 4,500/-
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, View, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
7:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Monday
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
7:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
7:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
7:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
7:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Friday
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
7:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Saturday
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
7:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Silos Road | Nyali, Mombasa 80100, Kenya
  • Location: Africa  >  Kenya  >  Coast Province  >  Mombasa
  • Phone Number: +254 41 4471747
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