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Jahazi Coffee House

Ndia Kuu Rd and Thika Rd. | Old Town, Mombasa 80100, Kenya
+254 726 409436
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good21%
  • Average7%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“halwa” (2 reviews)
“juice” (4 reviews)
“samosas” (3 reviews)
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African, Cafe
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LOCATION
Ndia Kuu Rd and Thika Rd. | Old Town, Mombasa 80100, Kenya
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Reviewed 6 days ago

For authentic swahili feel, Jahazi Coffee house is the place to be, serene and quiet. A coffee house with swahili style furniture giving you a relaxing feeling. The staff are always ready to serve you some viazi karai and swahili tea. A place to visit...More

Thank JammyJabry
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Based on reviews online this seemed like THE place to stop for a coffee in the historical Old Town. The location was interesting and the ambience was great (loved the decor and the lounging on the floor experience) but we must admit it was let...More

Thank Ramona L
Reviewed 28 August 2017 via mobile

So it's not so far. From the old place at ndia kuu road, ask anyone where Jahazi moved to and it's 3minutes away. The swahili seats, kanga dressed throws, spiced juice, bhajia, viazi same cook you will find. For the visitors, you must pop in...More

Thank jackykowa
Reviewed 4 May 2017

Swahili coffee and masala tea, as well as samosa and a couple f other snacks were excellent. Staff were helpful and able to explain the menu

Thank mrsP7741
Reviewed 13 April 2017

For an authentic Swahili atmosphere and coffee (or tea)/ snacks, this is a great place to go. New local management in the last couple of years has improved their services and offerings. A unique and special place to hang out after seeing Fort Jesus or...More

Thank Missus G
Reviewed 24 March 2017

Jahazi Coffee House is an excellent private meeting point for Coffee lovers out to experience this centuries-old coastal pastime. Great for authentic Swahili beverages and light snacks, served in the real Swahili set-up.

Thank Swabra M
Reviewed 29 December 2016

Jihazi offers delicious food in a comfortable and clean and environment. The decor is warm and inviting. We thoroughly enjoyed our meal and the mango smoothies are just amazing! A wonderful "Swahili" experience and can't wait to go back again.

Thank photographybycaryn
Reviewed 28 December 2016 via mobile

Good place for food..very relaxing after a walk in the heat. Loved the samosas and passion juice. Felt at home

Thank BurhanMurtaza
Reviewed 26 September 2016

Love hanging out in Jahazi for some samosas, chai, and/or juice! Very welcoming and laid back. Located in old town, Jahazi is a great reprieve from the busy Mombasa streets with fresh juice!

Thank whittney33
Reviewed 12 August 2016 via mobile

Excellent , cosy,relaxed atmosphere. Typical Swahili environment. The food is great and quite cheap. Unfortunately no alcohol is served here except for refreshments. This coffee house is very unique in Mombasa and has a friendly and helpful service. We loved it.

Thank will97ni
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
8:00 AM - 7:30 PM
Monday
8:00 AM - 7:30 PM
Tuesday
8:00 AM - 7:30 PM
Wednesday
8:00 AM - 7:30 PM
Thursday
8:00 AM - 7:30 PM
Friday
8:00 AM - 7:30 PM
Saturday
8:00 AM - 7:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Ndia Kuu Rd and Thika Rd. | Old Town, Mombasa 80100, Kenya
  • Location: Africa  >  Kenya  >  Coast Province  >  Mombasa
  • Phone Number: +254 726 409436
Description
Go straight north from the Fort Jesus into the Old Town on Ndia Kuu Rd, it is on your left at Thika. +254 720-777-313 .
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