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African Pot

Diani Beach Road | Entrance to Coral Beach Cottages, Ukunda 80400, Kenya
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good37%
  • Average11%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
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African, Vegetarian Friendly
Diani Beach Road | Entrance to Coral Beach Cottages, Ukunda 80400, Kenya
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Reviewed 28 October 2017 via mobile

Went there based on the good reviews and didn't get the hype. Absolutely filthy place, dirty tables, dirty seats, dirty glasses and plates, cats roaming everywhere, thanks to waitress for bringing some hot water and soap to wash our hands before the meal. Food was...More

1  Thank Tat8905
Reviewed 24 October 2017

We have been there for lunch at off season, we were the only customer . they didn't have all on the menu of course due to offseason, food was good, prices are fine. not so special, just ok. the waitress or owner was so friendly....More

Thank foad Z
Reviewed 9 October 2017

excellent atention. You can play in the pool and have some drinks in a very typical place of diani beach. Recomendable!

Thank bordonemariaflor2017
Reviewed 11 August 2017

The food was absolutely delicious - coconut vegetable curry was exceptionally good! Favourite meal in Diani (we've eaten almost everywhere), and best price as well - the bill was really cheap for the amount of food we had. The atmosphere was also great, with friendly...More

Thank lydiakat2017
Reviewed 9 August 2017

Just a few weeks ago I was invited to a wedding diner at African Pot Diani Beach. The food was delicious, the organisation was perfect. We had a wonderfull evening!

Thank Marriettevdvelde
Reviewed 5 August 2017

African Pot has wonderful traditional Kenyan food in such a lovely place. The welcoming staff made it a pleasure to eat here

Thank Eoin S
Reviewed 4 August 2017

The dishes are typical Kenyan and very nicely coocked, some served in traditional pots. Tue portions are huge, so make sure you are really hungry.

Thank Anita B
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

A bit surreal place, with loud music from a duo singing with an Electric piano, cats roaming around and a dusty floor but.. great food and a great environment ( att least that night). Not expensive.

Thank Mario O
Reviewed 16 June 2017

We went for dinner here during our stay in Diani in May 2017. The restaurant is located in a pretty outdoor courtyard. The food was extremely tasty and we liked how our food arrived in our own individual little pot! The food was piping hot...More

Thank Conrad W
Reviewed 25 May 2017 via mobile

The restaurant serves okay local food but aspires to be an upscale touristy location - it doesnt work. Waiting time for 4 ppl ca. 1 hr, no one else there. The location is dark and damp with many stray cats (on the tables), mosquitos and...More

Thank Hamonoe
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Diani Beach Road | Entrance to Coral Beach Cottages, Ukunda 80400, Kenya
  • Location: Africa  >  Kenya  >  Coast Province  >  Ukunda
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