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Lymington's Bistro

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
European, Bar, Pub
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Diani Beach Road | Kenyaways Hotel Galu Beach, Diani Beach, Ukunda 80401, Kenya
+254 732 900700
09:00 - 22:00
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Cologne, Germany
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24 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I went here for lunch and a swim. The fish was excellent, and the service was quick by Kenyan standards. The location is relaxing and definitely worth a visit!

Thank Shauny79
London, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 March 2017

Very good food , friendly service; I ate regularly here with local friends and was very impressed by the hygiene and quality of the food. Thoroughly reccomended.

Thank Orphius
United Kingdom
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91 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 March 2017 via mobile

My friends and I spent the day at Lymingtons beach bar and bistro. It said that the sun beds were only for guest use but we asked and the staff were very friendly and accommodating. They said we could use the beds and only had to move if it got very busy and guests did not have a bed. This... More 

Thank oliviaw843
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49 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 February 2017

Had dinner here with a group of friends. Despite having reserved, we had to wait for a while before being served. Good thing though is the owner was courteous to inform us that they had a busy dinner service and there would be a delay. The food was okay, and we enjoyed ourselves.

Thank Kairetu
Juba, South Sudan
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 21 February 2017

Great food. Great setting. Great service. Nice casual setting. Highly recommended for lunch. Didn't try dinner.

Thank Debbie M
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15 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 February 2017 via mobile

Spend there almost 7 days cause is in very cool kiteboard spot.morning and noon I ate there and everything was ok especially lymington burger as for the delay must realize that you in Africa so take your time

Thank Dionisis D
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52 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 February 2017

As I had hoped a solid reliable place to visit, that is consistently good Off season or not we still receive a warm welcome good fairly priced food. However one bug bear when we arrived we dis so by TUK TUK as my foot at the moment is in a huge plastic boot owing to an Achilles tendon problem there... More 

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Galway, Ireland
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100 reviews
76 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 February 2017

Visited twice while here. Food is nice, if certainly catering to the ex-pat/tourist. Still very good for that. Service was somewhat poor. The waitress forgot a beer order for some 15 minutes, then when reminded, allowed herself to be drawn to another table on her way back with the beer! Wasting another 5 minutes. But, with the location, good food... More 

Thank Gonzo185
Rome, Italy
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9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 18 January 2017

Irealy spend there a good night. You need to reserve is always fool and peaple realy good and kindly

Thank beppe165
1 review
Reviewed 10 January 2017 via mobile

We spent almost 2 weeks in Kenya Ways, so we have plenty of chances to eat there. The food is ok, but nothing special. For ever order you have to wait between 30-45min which is not ok, because the dishes are typical for bistro, not for restaurant.

Thank Mateusz T

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
European, Bar, Pub
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats, Bar Scene, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
09:00 - 22:00
09:00 - 22:00
09:00 - 22:00
09:00 - 22:00
09:00 - 22:00
09:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Diani Beach Road | Kenyaways Hotel Galu Beach, Diani Beach, Ukunda 80401, Kenya
  • Location: Africa  >  Kenya  >  Coast Province  >  Ukunda  >  Diani Beach
  • Phone Number: +254 732 900700

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?