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La Marina

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Seafood, International
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Mtwapa 80109, Kenya
+254 20 2434726
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Dining options: Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner, Delivery, Outdoor Seating, Reservations

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  • 10
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    5 of 5 stars
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I don't know how to rate La Marina without getting "excitement goose bums"😄....it's amazingly gorgeous...I simply couldn't get enough😍....the food was delicious, Sifa gave excellent service and Fred was very informative...we'll definitely be back for a day ride asap! ASANTENI

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 26, 2015
Doris K
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Nairobi
Good for:
  • Romantic
  • Large groups
  • Local cuisine
  • Families with children
  • Doing business
  • Special occasions
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Nairobi
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2015

I don't know how to rate La Marina without getting "excitement goose bums"😄....it's amazingly gorgeous...I simply couldn't get enough😍....the food was delicious, Sifa gave excellent service and Fred was very informative...we'll definitely be back for a day ride asap! ASANTENI

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Mombasa, Kenya
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

An amazing sea-side setting. Calm relaxing and beautiful in simple terms. The evening boat ride was great; out on the ocean watching the setting sun. Attended a friends engagement dinner and had one of the best most memorable meals. I love it and highly recommend. Keep up the good work .

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Matzenbach, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2015

I am so saddened by the economic downturn on the Kenyan coast, and pray that it will pick up. Inspite of this, I recently had a wonderful dinner with my daughter and relatives at La Marina. Commucation with Alice at the Sales Office was outstanding. I was booking the Sunset Dhow cruise, inclusive of dinner, to celebrate my daughter's birthday.... More 

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Somerset West, South Africa
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3 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015

Great seafood in an amazing setting. Three visits proves I love it. Prawns and calamari are the stand out - slow service is a problem, but the place makes for a great lunch out.

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Mombasa, Kenya
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2015

The place is just wow ! the staff very helpful and always there in case of any assistance. A very good breeze which turns the place a good adventure for night life away from Mtwapa crowded bars along the high way. Will definitely come back! they provide pick and drop services ( transport) upon advance booking at no cost.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2015

Even though i Just passed by the place for a quick snack, the timing was perfect for watching the sunset. I had an amazing half hour there and the place doesn't look like it's even in Mtwapa, due to the long natural road

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Nairobi
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2015

This is a wonderful restaurant, great service, very nice view, beautiful ambience, great music and the food was to die for. We thoroughly enjoyed our time there and our lobster dinners lol. They also have a good kiddy menu

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Bath, England, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2015

Although we had to wait it was worth the wait, each of us had different ways to prepare and serve fillet steaks which were cooked to perfection. Waiting was the more enjoyable as we enjoyed a perfect sun set. Sifa our waiter was particularly friendly and had a great sense of humour

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2015

We were here for valentines dinner. The place was packed lucky for us we had a reservation but had to wait a while at the entrance for someone to usher us to our table. The welcome felt hurried as it was obvious that it was full, the resurant setup was nice overlooking the creek from any table. Our waiter guided... More 

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Nairobi, Kenya
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2015

My husband and I had the opportunity to dine at La Marina in January and we thoroughly enjoyed our experience. The setting on the water was lovely, the atmosphere relaxing and the staff friendly. We enjoyed the food and drinks and had a very pleasant evening. THe have a huge menu with loads of selections. In the end I chose... More 

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Additional Information about La Marina

Address: Mtwapa 80109, Kenya
Phone Number: +254 20 2434726
Location: Africa  >  Kenya  >  Coast Province  >  Mtwapa
Average Prices: USD 31 - 55
Cuisine: Seafood, International

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Mtwapa 80109, Kenya
  • Location: Africa  >  Kenya  >  Coast Province  >  Mtwapa
  • Phone Number: +254 20 2434726

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 31 - 55
  • Cuisine: Seafood, International

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Romantic, Large groups, Local cuisine, Families with children, Doing business, Special occasions

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