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Best Restaurants in Mombasa

serena-beach-thmMombasa is known for its diverse cuisine in that you can find Chinese, Indian, Italian, Korean, and Swahili menus. There is a multitude of eateries and restaurants to choose from, including those that offer a lot of freshly caught seafood. The following are some of the restaurants that you should consider whenever you vacation in Mombasa.

Arturo’s Italiano – often rated by Italian tourists as the best Italian cuisine you will find in Mombasa. You can gaze over at the crocodile farm and watch them basking in the sun while enjoying a delicious pasta dish or a pizza.

Blue Room – a fun, self-serve atmosphere where you can enjoy a wide range of different foods such as burgers, Indian cuisine, and pizza.

Chinese Galaxy – considered the most popular Chinese restaurant in Mombasa. The menu is filled with almost too many dishes to choose from. Don’t forget the daily house specials – you will find excellent food for very affordable prices on that menu.

Indo-Africa Restaurant – this is one of the oldest Indian restaurants in the city and serves superb dishes created by their gourmet chef who also happens to be the owner.

La Marina – international cuisine and many seafood entrées. This is an excellent place to take your special someone for a honeymoon or romantic dinner. You can enjoy a delicious meal while taking advantage of the outdoor seating they offer.

Maridadi Restaurant and Bar – a wide range of international cuisine greets you at this calm and relaxing eatery.

Safari Inn Bar and Restaurant – the locals will tell you if you want a delicious taste of regional cuisine and have an entertaining evening in the process, this is the place to spend an evening. The food is excellent and you will enjoy intermingling with other international travelers who are visiting the city.

Tamarind Mombasa – overlooking the Old Harbor area of the island just off the coast this establishment offers exotic seafood cuisine and an entertaining spot for the evening.