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Imani Dhow Restaurant

Severin Sea Lodge | Mombasa Malindi Road, Bamburi, Mombasa, Kenya
+254 41 2111800
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Ranked #1 of 4 Restaurants in Bamburi
Cuisines: Indian, Seafood, International, Fish & Chips
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Dining options: Dinner
Description: Imani Dhow is a fine dinning Restaurant which was an old Zanzibar Jahazi, having been built about 40 years ago. There is no other place to experience better quality service and best fresh food enjoying the cool breeze from Indian Ocean than Imani Dhow Restaurant in Severin Sea Lodge. The place where personalized service is the order of the day.Welcome all to Imani Dhow
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gagadju
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84 reviews 84 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
100 helpful votes 100 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2014

The Imani dhow serves international cuisine which includes seafood and vegetarian. We tried the pan fried snapper and vegetarian curry. Both dishes were delicious. The waiter was polite and efficient. Prices are on the high end for Kenyan standards however, the quality of food is good.

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Nairobi, Kenya
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29 reviews 29 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2014

The Imani Dhow is a small intimate restaurant which serves excellent dinners, offering a wide à la carte menu choice and exceptional service. Whether you are staying at the Severin Sea Lodge, or you want to go to the IMANI DHOW for an exclusive dinner, you will find a romantic ambiance in this Zanzibari dhow that was built over 40years... More

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Bournemouth Dorset uk
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2014

We have eaten in the imani dhow many times,and have always had excellent food,Joel the host is very capable in his role making sure the food & presentation is correct ,he is assisted by Oscar & Shadrack nothing is two much trouble the menu has a wide selection seafood steaks and much more I would recommend this Restaurant ,and we... More

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wales
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10 reviews 10 reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2014

Although a regular visitor to KENYA and in particular the Mombasa coast, this was the first occasion for us to eat at the IMANI DHOW restaurant. Few visitors to Kenya appreciate the quality of the hotels and restaurants available and in particular the level of service provided. Having travelled extensively around the World I can honestly say that this restaurant... More

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2014

I would happily recommend this restaurant to anyone. I have never paid the bill there myself, so I cannot comment on the value, but the service and surroundings are lovely and the food is very good indeed. I particularly enjoyed the lobster.

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