Fine Dining At The Coast
Mombasa is a colourful island town with a picturesque blend of ancient and modern structures. The small town us at the center of a strip of idyllic tropical beaches which offer visitors a range of world-class resorts offering the most delicious seafood and quiet relaxing hideaways.
The coast is especially famed for it’s freshly caught seafood; a highlight on the menus of many established restaurants and eateries. If you happen to be in the beautiful city and you crave nothing but a delicious seafood platter, here are some of Go Places™ highly recommended restaurants to visit. You sure wont be disappointed.
Lido Seafood Grill, Sarova Whitesands Beach Resort and Spa
This stunning Chaine des Rotisseurs al fresco restaurant, offers diners a spectacular seafood fine-dining experience like no other on the continent. Lido Seafood Grill elegantly lies amidst a mirage of swaying coconut palms on white sandy shores of Indian Ocean, featuring picturesque panoramic views of the blue azures of the sea. From intimate wine & dine experiences, to special family occasions, enjoy a sumptuous array of seafood delicacies all prepared and plated to perfection by some of the very best chefs in the region.
Globally renowned for being one of the finest seafood restaurants in Kenya! The multiple award-winning Tamarind Mombasa is nothing short of a spectacular display of inspiring seafood culinary creations all impeccably prepared and plated to perfection in the most magical of setting. With a menu that spans French, Asian and African cuisines enjoy deliciously inspired dinner favorites including sumptuous: Oysters, mixed seafood platters, chilli crabs, lobster thermidore, prawns piri piri and much more in an opulent Arab-styled starlit terrace with a picturesque panoramic view of Mombasa.
The Moorings, Mtwapa Creeks
Offering something for everyone. Be it happy hour drinks or just watching the sun set beyond the silhouette of the baobabs and mangroves, candlelit dinners in the African outdoors enjoying on the days fresh catch of seafood. The Moorings, the only floating restaurant in Kenya is the ideal place to wind down with its extensive menu and well stocked bar. A unique boutique in the premises offers special items like fancy kikois, shoes and accessories, tunika wear and kikoi dungarees beachwear.
The Tamarind Dhow Mombasa
The “Nawalilkher” and “Babulkher” are authentic Arabic-styled sailing boats completely refurbished to form extravagant ocean-going floating restaurant, offering both day and night cruises around the enchanting old habour of Mombasa Town, through Tudor Creek and by Fort Jesus. A truly divine and magical experience waits; from classic pre-meal cocktails. To spectacular seafood platters and a selection of other delectable dishes, lively rhythms band and much more – don’t miss out on this highly-recommended wine and dine experience.