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Ascot Residence Hotel

Watamu, Kenya
+254 42 2332326
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good32%
  • Average10%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible10%
19 Dec 2017
“Stubbornly delicious”
15 Jan 2018
“Horrible management ”
Restaurant Hours
Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean, European
$$ - $$$
Watamu, Kenya
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Reviewed 16 January 2018 via mobile

We came in the evening and they didn't say welcome, didn't ask us how our trip was, didn't ask us to sit down - instead they told us to stay and wait in a rude manner. An unfriendly atmosphere from arrival to departure and after...More

1  Thank EmmaJanke
Reviewed 19 December 2017

What they do, they do really well. Pizza and the gnocchi were excellent, although the gnocchi was softer than we were used to. The service was very attentive and he had a good sense of humour, including when we asked for a menu in English....More

Thank Rick S
Reviewed 9 June 2016 via mobile

This is one of my favourite eating places in Watamu. A very nice venue,very friendly staff. If you like pizza you will not find any better than here. A very good Italian menu at great prices.

Thank John W
Reviewed 12 April 2016

Lovely surroundings, and the best pizzas ever Friendly staff , really enjoyed the privacy whilst dining.

Thank poppleBristol
Reviewed 28 March 2016 via mobile

We went here for dinner tonight after place being recommended by owner of Bahati Gelato as having best pizzas in town....the place has a nice garden setting with private tables under thatched roofs....the pizzas and the mushroom rissoto were amazing...the alio olio was okish...not the...More

Thank Vchandaria22Nairobi
Reviewed 7 November 2014

Very poor service. Our party of local residents was totaly ignored until the staff had dealt with all the Italian guests. This place is run for the benefit of Italian visitors only. If you are speaking English they try to ignore you for as long...More

Thank Ian H
Reviewed 12 September 2014

4 of us recently visited the restaurant. All was good at the start, friendly waiter very helpful. My wife ordered a whole lobster which turned up minus the claws! When we questioned this we were told they got burnt in the oven! We were told...More

1  Thank Andrew G
Reviewed 8 January 2014

The setting at the Ascot is really special, you are seated at private tables under "makutie" roofed structures surrounded by billowing cream curtains, this is without doubt our favourite restaurant in watamu. The service is always friendly, ask for Malingi, he is such a gentleman...More

Thank dragon117
Reviewed 13 June 2013

Had the best Pizza in Ascot,The services was wonderful. All around ascot is green making it very calming & tranquil.

Thank Acheche
Reviewed 7 February 2013

No complaints about this place. I had by far the best pizza I have had since my last visit to Italy! The restaurant is pleasant, and staff was attentive and helpful. I was shocked that even the Kenyan staff spoke perfect Italian. (I'm not Italian,...More

Thank MissTravelFiend
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  • Address: Watamu, Kenya
  • Location: Africa  >  Kenya  >  Coast Province  >  Watamu
  • Phone Number: +254 42 2332326
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