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African Pot

Diani Beach Road | Entrance to Coral Beach Cottages, Ukunda 80400, Kenya
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good38%
  • Average11%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
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African, Vegetarian Friendly
Diani Beach Road | Entrance to Coral Beach Cottages, Ukunda 80400, Kenya
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went to give it another try after last less than memorable visit Taxi driver said not to bother as it had closed down as have several places due to drop in tourism and the big rise in food prices in Kenya We checked and...More

1  Thank TREVxxx
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I brought my family here to try some Kenyan dishes. The food and service were good. The restaurant was decorated in African style but not well lit and there were many cats running around.

Thank iluvafrica333
Reviewed 15 January 2018

We were recommended this restaurant by a local and really glad we went - we'd had enough of the Western-style food of the safari and other places and wanted to try local cuisine. This is real Kenyan food at sensible prices! Went here once as...More

1  Thank jackb39
Reviewed 3 January 2018 via mobile

When we walked in, we almost left because there were few diners. So glad we stayed and also glad we arrived when we did because it filled up. Yet it was still nice and quiet and cozy. A couple of reviews mentioned slow service but...More

Thank HawkeyeinDoha
Reviewed 28 October 2017 via mobile

Went there based on the good reviews and didn't get the hype. Absolutely filthy place, dirty tables, dirty seats, dirty glasses and plates, cats roaming everywhere, thanks to waitress for bringing some hot water and soap to wash our hands before the meal. Food was...More

1  Thank Tat8905
Reviewed 24 October 2017

We have been there for lunch at off season, we were the only customer . they didn't have all on the menu of course due to offseason, food was good, prices are fine. not so special, just ok. the waitress or owner was so friendly....More

Thank foad Z
Reviewed 9 October 2017

excellent atention. You can play in the pool and have some drinks in a very typical place of diani beach. Recomendable!

Thank bordonemariaflor2017
Reviewed 11 August 2017

The food was absolutely delicious - coconut vegetable curry was exceptionally good! Favourite meal in Diani (we've eaten almost everywhere), and best price as well - the bill was really cheap for the amount of food we had. The atmosphere was also great, with friendly...More

Thank lydiakat2017
Reviewed 9 August 2017

Just a few weeks ago I was invited to a wedding diner at African Pot Diani Beach. The food was delicious, the organisation was perfect. We had a wonderfull evening!

Thank Marriettevdvelde
Reviewed 5 August 2017

African Pot has wonderful traditional Kenyan food in such a lovely place. The welcoming staff made it a pleasure to eat here

Thank Eoin S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Diani Beach Road | Entrance to Coral Beach Cottages, Ukunda 80400, Kenya
  • Location: Africa  >  Kenya  >  Coast Province  >  Ukunda
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