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Tamarind Mombasa

Silos Road | Nyali, Mombasa 80106, Kenya
254 41 474600
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Overview
  • Excellent62%
  • Very good26%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“seafood” (118 reviews)
“crab” (28 reviews)
“prawns” (28 reviews)
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CUISINES
African, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$$$
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LOCATION
Silos Road | Nyali, Mombasa 80106, Kenya
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The food is amazing! The best fish and oysters I have ever eaten in my life. The view from the restaurant is fantastic as well.More

Thank Mariá L
labinaNairobi, Director of Sales at Tamarind Mombasa, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank posting such a glowing review. We appreciate the wonderful feedback and are delighted to hear that you find the food amazing with the best fish and oysters you have ever eaten as well a fantastic view. Your comments have been shared with the team...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The food is good. The view is very romantic. The staff are courteous . I always enjoy my time in this restaurant.More

Thank Paulkasio1992
labinaNairobi, Director of Sales at Tamarind Mombasa, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your glowing review and perfect rating. We are thrilled that you find the food good, the view romantic and the staff courteous. It's always a boost for our dedicated team to hear such positive reviews such as this and we thank you...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

A sea food restaurant, over looking the Creek.... beautiful settings to see the sunsets and the full moon and starry skies, with coffee decks, spacious bars and romantic dinner arrangements. A fine dine venue with excellent service and live english music played on Friday evenings....More

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

Thank you for your rave review and the perfect rating. We really appreciate your comments about the beautiful setting, spacious bars, romantic dinner arrangements and the truly elegant tropical experience. We always aspire to give the best of food and service in a magical atmosphere...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Tammarind is one of the oldest seafood restaurants in mombasa, the honest truth is it has the most amazing sea view in the coastal city the best view, but in terms of food your in for a big disappointment, the menu is way over priced,my...More

2  Thank Abu S
labinaNairobi, Director of Sales at Tamarind Mombasa, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank your for yourfeedback. It is with great concern and disappointment that we read your review. We are extremely sorry to hear that you weren't satisfied with your recent dining experience and while we are glad that you appreciated the amazing sea view of the...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great restaurant views amazing on over looking the water decor lovely service great food great been there four times every time I go to mombasa love the place. Also casino next door. Would recommend this restaurant . Get steaks. Thank you to all the staff...More

Thank kyanalbi
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I like to think that with over 125 restaurant reviews to my name I can tell fairly soon when a place is going to live up to it's reputation and with the Tamarind I could guess early on that at least the service was not...More

1  Thank bwanamdevu
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

After being so many times in Carnivore restaurant Nairobi, I decided to try Tamarind Mombasa which is owned by the same people like Carnivore. I got exactly what I have expected!Excellent seafood,nice staff and amazing atmosphere of the restaurant built in an Arab style.It's a...More

Thank Andreja_8
labinaNairobi, Director of Sales at Tamarind Mombasa, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your great review and perfect rating. We are delighted that you chose to dine at Tamarind Mombasa after visiting Carnivore several time and that your meal met with your obviously high expectations. It is pleasing to hear that the seafood was excellent...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Went there with a friend. Had requested a table away from the band and they had reserved it. Staff were very friendly and attentive. Views was amazing and ambiance was very relaxing. Food was spectacular. Ordered the fillet steak and was done just right. Pinacolada...More

Thank Basm21
labinaNairobi, Director of Sales at Tamarind Mombasa, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you very much indeed for your most enthusiastic review and for the perfect rating. We are thrilled that you chose to dine with us and it is most pleasing to hear that the staff were very friendly and attentive and that the food was...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I had the pleasure to have dinner at the Tamarind Restaurant on my recent visit to Mombasa and it was a superlative experience. The location is amazing, with the sea breeze adding some cooling to a warm tropical night and the lights across the bay...More

Thank aubergine_man
labinaNairobi, Director of Sales at Tamarind Mombasa, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Wow what an amazing review, for which we thank you. It is so remarkable to receive such praise and know that you had a superlative experience enjoying the amazing location, and the excellent seafood. In addition it is pleasing to know that the waiters had...More

Reviewed 5 September 2017

A very pleasant setting overlooking the Indian Ocean.A paradise within a paradise.Goumet seafood good to the last bite.The Oysters,Crab and Lobsters are so fresh and so pleasantly tasty.You could carry on eating forever.The fish too is delicious.The dressers and coffe are a kill too.Full marks...More

Thank posco2
labinaNairobi, Director of Sales at Tamarind Mombasa, responded to this reviewResponded 7 September 2017

Thank you very much for taking the time to give us such a rave review. We are happy to hear that you enjoyed the setting and the gourmet seafood and even the desserts and coffee. Our dedicated team work really hard to offer the best...More

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birchy1606
5 August 2016|
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Response from labinaNairobi | Property representative |
The dress code is smark casual
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sswf224
16 April 2016|
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Response from labinaNairobi | Property representative |
The average price for a starter and main at Tamarind Mombasa is KShs 4,000/- incl of taxes, excluding drinks.
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MUNJU2015
14 October 2015|
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Response from labinaNairobi | Property representative |
Thank you for your inquiry on dhow dinner for the 16th October.. The dhow dinner details are as follows; Dinner cruise - 6.30pm - 10.30pm Cost - Residents - Ksh 5,220 or $93 for non residents One welcome cocktail Dawa... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Groups, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, View
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 80106, Kenya
  • Location: Africa  >  Kenya  >  Coast Province  >  Mombasa
  • Phone Number: 254 41 474600
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