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The Moorings

Off Mombasa- Malindi Road | Coast, Mtwapa 80109, Kenya
+254 723 032536
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Overview
  • Excellent36%
  • Very good42%
  • Average15%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“seafood” (18 reviews)
“samosas” (5 reviews)
“jumbo prawns” (5 reviews)
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CUISINES
Seafood, International, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Food
Service
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
Off Mombasa- Malindi Road | Coast, Mtwapa 80109, Kenya
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1 - 10 of 254 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A beautiful floating hotel in Mtwapa region. Food is really affordable and the customer service is also amazing. Looking forward to visiting again :-)

Thank SammyM517
Reviewed 30 August 2018 via mobile

Great views of the creek but the location is not easy to get to. Food is above average but nothing special. Good service.

Thank AS34BC
Reviewed 28 August 2018

Had a great experience here, great food, good ambience, excellent service. a big fan of the platter.

Thank moses m
Reviewed 18 July 2018 via mobile

Amazing seafood and a very nice location. Service was oerfect and kind. I suggest to visit at sunset!

Thank MatteoBorromeo
Reviewed 4 July 2018 via mobile

It is such a beautiful place, away from the noisy city. It is serene, has excellent service and is fairly priced. I'm definitely coming back!!

Thank Lauren M
Reviewed 27 June 2018

While technically the restaurant is floating, it is only just a few feet from shore....so any of you who are worried about getting sea sick or sharks jumping out of the water to bite you, you can be rest assured you're safe. The food is...More

Thank Kevin M. D
Reviewed 24 June 2018 via mobile

Nice breackfast, friendy staff, engaging, service without strains. Ask and its delivered witjoit delays

Thank moses a
Reviewed 22 June 2018

The restaurant is a very interesting place as it seems to be floating on water. It gives a nice view of the creek and it is breezy. The food is very tasty and consists of seafood

Thank Ben_Kila
Reviewed 19 June 2018 via mobile

Moorings is a must visit when in Mombasa (North Coast). First it will help you conqur your fear of swinging bridges 😂. The view is awesome as you are inside the ocean. The food is ok abd the band sooths you with soulful music. A...More

Thank Cynthia A
Reviewed 25 May 2018

Service was prompt and fine. Food wasn't great and way overpriced for what it was. Pasta with queen prawns had a bland sauce and tiny flavourless shrimps. Ice cream for desert had previously melted and been re-frozen, so crunchy and crystallised.

1  Thank WeldonWK
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HonO6
2 July 2017|
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Response from Gatundu | Reviewed this property |
Depending on the meal combinations you can spend anything between 4,500 to 7,500. Cost works out better when you are a group since some of the dishes can be shared
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Emmanuel M
16 September 2016|
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Response from Will S | Reviewed this property |
Dinner for two with drinks and all the trimmings KES 5000 max. Its the atmosphere too. Just properly Romantic
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$10 - US$40
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, 有泊車位, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Full Bar, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Local cuisine, View, Kids, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Friday
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Saturday
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Off Mombasa- Malindi Road | Coast, Mtwapa 80109, Kenya
  • Location: Africa  >  Kenya  >  Coast Province  >  Mtwapa
  • Phone Number: +254 723 032536
  • E-mail
Description
The only floating restaurant on the East African coast. Dhow cruising available for a minimum of 4 adults. We are majorly a seafood restaurant but also continental cuisine and pizzeria on offer. We host Karaoke Saturday evenings from 19.00 hours till mid~night.(unless advised otherwise)
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