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African Pot

Diani Beach Road | Entrance to Coral Beach Cottages, Ukunda 80400, Kenya
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good38%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
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“goat” (4 reviews)
“mutton” (2 reviews)
“rice” (4 reviews)
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African, Vegetarian Friendly
Diani Beach Road | Entrance to Coral Beach Cottages, Ukunda 80400, Kenya
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Reviewed 1 week ago 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
Reviewed 15 May 2017

I was brought here as a dinner surprise, i misjudged the place from the outside since it was at night but i must say; i was totally impressed and amazed at the quality and quantity of food they serve. The spices in the meal complemented...More

Thank Mary O
Reviewed 17 April 2017

We were in Diani Beach for Easter and had the pleasure to visit African Pot, which was recommended from by the owner of Makuti House, whom also made the reservation for us. This was very local experience, that we would not have found without the...More

Thank phertz2017
Reviewed 11 February 2017 via mobile

Good welcome. Fair service. Ok food. I would recommend to people who love culture and traditional Kenyan cuisine... That's about it really!

Thank knjenga9
Reviewed 9 February 2017

This is one of the few joints you can enjoy local cuisine at affordable prices.Food is delicious,service is excellent.The food takes a bit of time to prepare but its worth the wait as you sip on a cold drink.The place is not over crowded and...More

Thank blacktraveler1
Reviewed 5 February 2017 via mobile

We have a good time in this typical restaurant. Good meal if you want to try African cuisine, at a good prices

Thank Jérôme B
Reviewed 9 January 2017

This was an absolute find! The food is excellent, the service was some of the best we had and if I had my way, we would have been back night after night. Be sure to try the goat curries, the meat just falls off the...More

Thank Fraser C
Reviewed 8 January 2017

the service is very good, food is very tasty and real african food. i had some lamb with coriandre sauce it was amazing. only negativ point is we did wait 50 minutes for get our food.

Thank QI J
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  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, 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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