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La Rosada

Casuarina Road | Malindi, Malindi 80200, Kenya
+254 700 501813
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good33%
  • Average12%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“lunch” (19 reviews)
“pizza” (15 reviews)
“veal” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Italian, Pizza, Seafood, International, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Casuarina Road | Malindi, Malindi 80200, Kenya
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Reviewed 30 October 2017

Wonderful Italian food on the edge of a pristine tropical white sandy beach! Lounge in the sun after lunch or simply sit and watch the waves - thoroughly soporific and very highly recommended!

Thank Upepo71
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

Rosada is situated right on the beach making for great people watching. There are a wide variety of seating options and the menu is extensive if not a little more expensive for comparable dishes than at some of the other italian neighbour restaurants. It's a...More

Thank Holly Suzanne B
Reviewed 4 August 2017

The setting is lovely being on the beach. Decor nice. Food is decent as is the service. Prices OK. Popular place. Several Italians which is a good indication that they find it good value.

Thank Lyndsey M
Reviewed 5 June 2017

my partner and I went there few minutes after close down and just as we were getting ready to saddle up,one of the staffs was so kind to us and took our orders. few minutes later my cocktail was making its way down my throat....More

Thank Maureen N
Reviewed 17 April 2017

We went to have lunch at La Rosada on Good Friday (hence were not eating meet). There was nothing on the menu for us to eat except for a Niscoise, minus the tuna, which came with absolutely no dressing. Service was good and attentive.

Thank Neil R
Reviewed 13 March 2017

Great Italian food, especially the pizza. Great Pasta too. Service excellent all with a fabulous view of the Indian Ocean.

1  Thank Vincent B
Reviewed 12 March 2017 via mobile

Although a nice place to eat with attentive staff they will try and charge you for sunbeds when they shouldn't. That said it's a great location for a bit of luxury downtime. When the sea goes out the water level for half a mile out...More

Thank G K
Reviewed 25 February 2017

The location of the restaurant makes for everything else but to top it the service is consistently unrivaled. Food has never disapointed. I always look forward to having lunch whenever in Malindi

Thank japhethwellness
Reviewed 7 February 2017 via mobile

Monday night is where the beach party is held at La Rosada. It starts at around 10.30 pm and goes on till about 3. I and my partner first went to the bar for some drinks where staff were very attentive and the Italian manager...More

Thank John P
Reviewed 27 January 2017

great place to be at for the lunch or dinner. they have wood fired pizza oven and thats what everyone eats.

Thank Charlieboynjuki
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Casuarina Road | Malindi, Malindi 80200, Kenya
  • Location: Africa  >  Kenya  >  Coast Province  >  Malindi
  • Phone Number: +254 700 501813
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