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Tamarind Dhow

Tamarind | Silos Road, Tudor Creedk, Mombasa 80100, Kenya
+254 41 4474600
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Overview
  • Excellent68%
  • Very good20%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“seafood” (41 reviews)
“steak” (12 reviews)
“cake” (4 reviews)
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CUISINES
African, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$$$
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LOCATION
Tamarind | Silos Road, Tudor Creedk, Mombasa 80100, Kenya
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

You must visit this place if you are a sea food lover. Great food great ambience great staff. On Sunday afternoon great band.More

Date of visit: July 2018
1  Thank gslamba822
Geraldine D, Director of Sales at Tamarind Dhow, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello, Many thanks for the 5 star review. We are delighted that you enjoyed your dining experience and the food ambiance and staff exceeded your expectations. Your favorable comments have been shared with the team and are a great acknowledgement of their efforts to provide...More

Reviewed 30 October 2018 via mobile

We had been recommended this restaurant by our hotel receptionist who actually made the booking . We were certainly not disappointed by either the food. the service or the setting . It is beautifully situated overlooking the Indian Ocean and the service was faultless throughout...More

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank keneydon
Geraldine D, Director of Sales at Tamarind Dhow, responded to this reviewResponded 31 October 2018

Dear Don, We are delighted that you chose to celebrate your wedding anniversary on Tamarind Dhow and the dining experience did not disappoint with the food, the service and the setting meeting your expectations. It is such a pleasure to know that the service was...More

Reviewed 24 October 2018 via mobile

Visited the dhow on a Monday Re Friends reunion Fantastic atmosphere Great deejay and music Our host Prudence is great Really nice decor and food And fantastic scenery Highly recommendMore

Date of visit: October 2018
2  Thank gav7290
Geraldine D, Director of Sales at Tamarind Dhow, responded to this reviewResponded 26 October 2018

Dear Gav, Many thanks for your wonderful 5 star review. We are delighted that you chose the dhow for your friends reunion and found the atmosphere fantastic, the decor and food nice and the deejay music good. . It's definitely a boost for us every...More

Reviewed 22 October 2018 via mobile

An excellent way to spend an enjoyable evening cruising and dining on the water . everything organized and set up in a very pleasant way. Starting with pickup service to greeeting and cocktails before to boarding and cruising with great food and very nice cooks...More

Date of visit: September 2018
1  Thank Konrad E
Geraldine D, Director of Sales at Tamarind Dhow, responded to this reviewResponded 23 October 2018

Dear Konrad, Thank you very much for the five star review. We are delighted to hear that you had an enjoyable evening cruising and dining on Tamarind Dhow and the service, cocktails, and food were all very pleasant and well organized. . It's definitely a...More

Reviewed 4 October 2018

The Tamarind Dhow is still a fantastic Event for Tourists and Residents. The team is well organised and the Food and Wine selection is very good. Unfortunately the trip does not go towards the Old Town and the Fort Jesus. Some of the highlights on...More

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank BRUNO G
Geraldine D, Director of Sales at Tamarind Dhow, responded to this reviewResponded 11 October 2018

Dear Bruno, Thank you for taking the time to review the Tamarind Dhow. We are glad that you enjoyed the food and wine selection, but it is unfortunate that the resident DJ is not to your liking. We actually do sail toward Fort Jesus except...More

Reviewed 3 October 2018 via mobile

You will get the best prawns at this hotel. Their dinner served in the dhow with live band entertaining you as the dhow sails under the bridge that connect Mombasa island and north mainland is an experience to remember.

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank 165aaronn
Geraldine D, Director of Sales at Tamarind Dhow, responded to this reviewResponded 11 October 2018

Dear Aaronn, thank you for the five star review. We are delighted that you had a good dinner on Tamarind Dhow and the experience was memorable. We hope to welcome you back in the near future. Kind regards Geraldine

Reviewed 2 October 2018

Traveling in Kenya for business, had dinner in this fabulous restaurant on three different occasions, food is fantastic, service is great, the wine list could be updated a bitMore

Date of visit: September 2018
1  Thank Fshanghai
Geraldine D, Director of Sales at Tamarind Dhow, responded to this reviewResponded 11 October 2018

Sincerest thanks for the excellent 5 star review. We are delighted to hear that on three different occasion your visits have met with your high expectations and the food has been fantastic and the service great. We have taken note of your comment about the...More

Reviewed 27 September 2018

Myself my family & friends were very disappointed with the food we were served and the choice of wines available on board. Seafood starter was just a month full Veg starter was raw veg with a drizzle of dressing. Main Seafood Swahili was all sauce...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Ann J
Geraldine D, Director of Sales at Tamarind Dhow, responded to this reviewResponded 11 October 2018

Dear Ann, Thank your for your feedback. We are extremely sorry to hear that you were disappointed with your recent dining experience on Tamarind Dhow and and found the choice of wines inadequate and the food unsatisfactory particularly the seafood and veg starters the Seafood...More

Reviewed 29 August 2018 via mobile

We dined on the Dhow in the evening and it was a wonderful experience. The food was delicious and well presented. The music entertainment was fun and added to the ambiance. There was a good choice of food and wines and we enjoyed the Dowa...More

Date of visit: August 2018
1  Thank Gorjas
Geraldine D, Director of Sales at Tamarind Dhow, responded to this reviewResponded 1 September 2018

Dear Gorjas, Many thanks for the wonderful five star review. We are delighted you chose to dine on Tamarind Dhow and the evening was wonderful with delicious well presented food, a good choice of wines and a dawa, and fun music.We always aspire to give...More

Reviewed 21 August 2018 via mobile

We had a very catchy experience at the dhow.It was one not to be forgotten of. There was a very good and pleasing service ,friendly people,needless to say it was worth it.It would be a pleasure to come back.More

Date of visit: August 2018
1  Thank bakvayne
Geraldine D, Director of Sales at Tamarind Dhow, responded to this reviewResponded 23 August 2018

Dear Bakvayne, Sincerest thanks for taking the time to post such a great 5 star review. We couldn't be happier to hear that you had a wonderful memorable experience on the Dhow and the service was pleasing and friendly. We look forward to welcoming you...More

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bettyo910
1 November 2018|
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Response from Grumpy0109 | Reviewed this property |
Always better to book well in advance, especially in season ( office parties etc). sometimes however when numbers are low they don't go out, they need a quorum, but they are very good about advising in advance or offering... More
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Brent49
29 August 2017|
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Response from dolphin904 | Reviewed this property |
They dont, they only have one rate for both residence and none residence.
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Sylvia O
25 January 2017|
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Response from dolphin904 | Reviewed this property |
Yes you can purchase.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 65 - USD 65
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Waitstaff, Full Bar, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Bar Scene, View, Child-friendly, Groups, Business meetings, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Tamarind | Silos Road, Tudor Creedk, Mombasa 80100, Kenya
  • Location: Africa  >  Kenya  >  Coast Province  >  Mombasa
  • Phone Number: +254 41 4474600
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