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Tamarind Mombasa

Silos Road | Nyali, Mombasa 80100, Kenya
+254 41 4471747
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Overview
  • Excellent61%
  • Very good25%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“seafood” (129 reviews)
“crab” (32 reviews)
“prawns” (31 reviews)
Closes in 8 min
7:00 PM - 10:00 PM Hours
CUISINES
African, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Halal, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$$$
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LOCATION
Silos Road | Nyali, Mombasa 80100, Kenya
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Reviewed 19 June 2018

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 3 July 2018

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 19 June 2018

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 3 July 2018

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

Reviewed 10 June 2018

This is one of my all time favourite restaurants. My friends and I have birthdays here, bring our guests or even just come when I'm craving sushi. It's a really beautiful place- overlooking the ocean- you can enjoy the sea breeze and have excellent backdrops...More

Thank tjthefoodie
Geraldine D, Director of Sales at Tamarind Mombasa, responded to this reviewResponded 3 July 2018

Dear Foodie, Thank you for taking the time to post such a rave review. We are humbled to hear that this is one of your all time favorite restaurants and you and your friends,celebrate birthday here, bring your guests even come in when craving sushi....More

Reviewed 9 June 2018 via mobile

Delicious food, friendly staff and great vibe. It’s located by the ocean, which also brings additional comfort to ones stay.More

Thank Ayalewgtchw
Geraldine D, Director of Sales at Tamarind Mombasa, responded to this reviewResponded 3 July 2018

Dear Ayale Sincerest thanks for the great five star review. We are pleased to hear that you enjoyed the delicious food, friendly staff and great vibe. Your compliments have been passed to the team and are a wonderful acknowledgement of their efforts. Many thanks again...More

Reviewed 4 June 2018

Nice drinks and Dhow trip around the creak you can see Mombasa Island and Old Town FortJesus Heritage sitesMore

Thank HumphreyNdunguTours
Geraldine D, Director of Sales at Tamarind Mombasa, responded to this reviewResponded 3 July 2018

Dear Humphrey Thank you for the five star review about your trip on Tamarind Dhow. We are delighted to hear that you enjoyed the drinks and the view. Hopefully you will visit us again in the near future. Many thanks for taking the time to...More

Reviewed 2 June 2018 via mobile

This is my favourite restaurant. The seafood is out of this world and the view is breathtaking. Can't help but come back everytime I'm in Mombasa. The service is always impeccable, this time we were served by Felix, Onesmus and Mwambi. Ordered the BBQ Champagne...More

1  Thank Kenyana9
Geraldine D, Director of Sales at Tamarind Mombasa, responded to this reviewResponded 3 June 2018

Many thanks for taking the time to post such a wonderful review about your dining experience at Tamarind Mombasa. We are truly delighted that you are such a fan and that it is your favourite restaurant. We truly appreciate your fabulous comments about the delicious...More

Reviewed 23 May 2018

OK, so after a couple of years away I made a point of flying down to Mombasa to stay with a friend and eat at the Tamarind. One of my favorite dishes is crab and in particular the Tamarind Chili Crab which must be eaten...More

Thank PeterBwana
Geraldine D, Director of Sales at Tamarind Mombasa, responded to this reviewResponded 23 May 2018

Wow, your review is truly music to our ears! It gives us a huge amount of pleasure to hear that you had the best meal you had ever eaten! and that the Chili Crab you ate was so highly rated! We are truly delighted to...More

Reviewed 21 May 2018 via mobile

Here is one of the best fish restaurants in the whole of Kenya and my be the whole world. Fabulous restaurant top serving .You need to have good time. 1001 night restaurant rogers

Thank Roger w
Reviewed 20 May 2018

Where does one begin when reviewing this phenomenon? I have been a regular since the 80s, may have dined here over a hundred times. Maintaining perfection is next to impossible, yet i can honesly say i have never left this restaurant unsatisfied. The fresh Kilifi...More

Thank romanholiday28
Geraldine D, Director of Sales at Tamarind Mombasa, responded to this reviewResponded 21 May 2018

Wow what an amazing review for which we thank you. It makes us so proud to to hear that you're an avid fan of the Tamarind Mombasa and have visited at regular intervals probably over a 100 times. We truly appreciate your business, your loyalty...More

Reviewed 3 May 2018

The food is awesome, the location is superb and don't forget to try the drink called 'DAWA'. Its a classic kenyan drink and a couple will surely get you buzzed! its on the edge of a cliff and one of a kind!More

Thank VishaalP11
labinaNairobi, Director of Sales at Tamarind Mombasa, responded to this reviewResponded 10 May 2018

Thank you for your great review. We are delighted to hear that your visit was successful and you found the food awesome, the location superb and even buzzed out on the house cocktail 'dawa'. We appreciate your favourable comments - they are a great acknowledgement...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
View, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Groups, 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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