We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Makuti Ristorante Pizzeria

21 Box | Watamu Beach Road, Watamu 80202, Kenya
+254 727 203162
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent57%
  • Very good30%
  • Average11%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
15 Apr 2017
“Lovely spot”
26 Mar 2017
“Excellent Pasta in Watamu”
Closed Now
All hours
Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean, African, European, Vegetarian Friendly
21 Box | Watamu Beach Road, Watamu 80202, Kenya
All Details
Write a Review
Reviews (110)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 15 reviews

Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

Fresh food, awesome service, very good prices. This is one of the simplest most understated places to eat in Watamu, but we loved it so much the first time that we returned for almost every one of the meals of our stay!

Thank YasminaBarOmar
Reviewed 27 March 2017

Dinner with friends here, Despite a relatively large number of guests turning up at once, they managed to cope fine and food came out together and it was reasonably priced.

Thank Kyeong C
Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

I loved this place so much. It's a small pizza place in the town... and the pizza was good. Not sure if it was he owner or just worked there... but he was very warm and welcoming... noticed we were a couple and took us...More

1  Thank Maureen N
Reviewed 9 October 2016

Nice friendly small place. While waiting for food we got tasty "bites", bit salty. Gnocchi and caltzona were fresh and tasty. Good capuchino. Second time had "take away" - excellent pizzas.

1  Thank 770Daphne
Reviewed 23 July 2016 via mobile

3 pizzas were ok, but needed a bit more flavor as toppings were sparse, so put out some toppings to make it tastier from the fridge once we got home & then they were perfect.

Thank debsinkenya
Reviewed 29 February 2016

The meal was great and they actually changed the ingredients for the pizza to our liking. Pizza is made in a rustic oven and you can actually see it being made! Super cool. It is genuine Italian pizza. Customer service was exemplary, it is affordable....More

Thank 973christine
Reviewed 4 August 2015

I ate this, the place was clean and i have compatible food good, service is fast and delicious...................

Thank ម៉ែន ស
Reviewed 29 July 2015

The pizzas are very nice, try the watamu special and calzone pizza they are really amazing. A very limited choice for vegetarians !!,

Thank Maxx703
Reviewed 7 May 2015

I visited Makuti with my husband and twins of 8. Service was good (it was rather quiet though) and most importantly, the beers were BARIDI SANA (VERY COLD) :-) We had their special of the day which was a Margherita Pizza and soda for only...More

2  Thank Esme v
Reviewed 29 January 2015

I enjoyed the food over there - good value for money but the waiter is a beach boy and he tried to "get me a cheaper place to sleep" etc. I couldn't finish my meal in peace. Lots of mosquitos in the evening.

Thank mwooshy16
Nearby Restaurants
Come Back Club Watamu
200 reviews
.04 km away
46 reviews
1.01 km away
Bahati Gelateria Italianna Anna & Andrea
227 reviews
.22 km away
Hosteria Romana Watamu
118 reviews
.25 km away
Nearby Attractions
Safari Kenya Watamu - Day Tours
413 reviews
.42 km away
Aqua Ventures
54 reviews
1.48 km away
Filippo Bassa Marea
33 reviews
1.11 km away
Morris Safari Kenya - Day Tours
22 reviews
1.11 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Makuti Ristorante Pizzeria staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 23
Drinks, Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Brunch
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Digital Payments, Cash Only, Free Wifi, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Kids
Open Hours
08:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 23:00
08:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 23:00
08:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 23:00
08:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 23:00
08:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 23:00
08:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 23:00
08:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 21 Box | Watamu Beach Road, Watamu 80202, Kenya
  • Location: Africa  >  Kenya  >  Coast Province  >  Watamu
  • Phone Number: +254 727 203162
  • E-mail
The restaurant is located on the Watamu Beach Road, the main street of Watamu, looks like a typical African restaurant, with dishes, Italian and African, fresh cooked at the time (using pre-cooked pasta), we also have a bell 'assortment of pizzas to suit all tastes (leveled by hand and baked in wood as tradition).
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing