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Roberto's - Italian Restaurant

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c/o Nyali Cinemax | P.O.Box 34208, Mombasa 80118, Kenya
+254 708 272299
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Today
9:00 am - 1:00 pm
2:00 pm - 6:00 pm
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Hours:
Mon - Fri 9:00 am - 1:00 pm
2:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Sat 9:00 am - 2:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner

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Visitor rating
  • 9
    Excellent
  • 13
    Very good
  • 6
    Average
  • 3
    Poor
  • 0
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Brilliant Service!

The food was better than average and the fish was absolutely the freshest. What really impressed us though was the service. About 20 minutes after placing the order we hadn't got the food and we had a flight to catch. We explained this to our waitress who promptly sprung into action. She went to... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed October 23, 2014
NirmalyaKE
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Nairobi, Kenya
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  • Special occasions
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  • English first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Any
English first
Nairobi, Kenya
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9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2015

Happily replete fom a fantastic meal at Roberto's in Nyali, Mombasa. From the excellent bread basket to the most sublime mojito I have had in Kenya to date, Nairobi included (and believe me I've done the rounds), to a ridculously delicious Pizza ya Fundi. Then let's not forget the great service (the lovely Stella) and the welcoming eponymous Roberto and... More 

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Abuja, Nigeria
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16 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2015

Wanted to take ice cream while we wait for our movie. We were told we could not get a seat for just ice cream at first but then we were given a table. The owner was very nice and our waiter was all smiles

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Mombasa, Kenya
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7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2015

We have frequented Robertos over the last fifteen years and have always enjoyed his excellent Italian cuisine. His waiters are long serving, friendly and helpful and Roberto is mostly at the Restaurant to meet and greet his customers, some new, but many people like us who visit the best Italian Restaurant in Mombasa!

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Mombasa, Kenya
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18 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2015

We went to this restaurant as a family. whilst we were waiting for our food to come , there was a power cut and all we heard from the open Kitchen was a waitress saying OHH S__T which was not at all professional and considering we had our children with us, very inappropriate. We ordered a Sea food Platter, chips... More 

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UK
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47 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2014

We walked in and were shown to our tables. The waitress was more interested in looking and staring at 2 young guys who had walked in. If she wanted to do that, maybe she should have been at Bobs Bar. Anyway, we ordered our food. We had to call our waitress over to order drinks. Not a single smile on... More 

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Roberto's R, Owner at Roberto's - Italian Restaurant, responded to this review

Dear Customer, we are really sorry to read what happened to you in our Restaurant. All our staff know that they have to treat customers with a lot of care and respect. We would really appreciate if you can give us more details in order to allow us to better understand when this happened and take the correct action. Is... More 

Nairobi, Kenya
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80 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2014

The food was better than average and the fish was absolutely the freshest. What really impressed us though was the service. About 20 minutes after placing the order we hadn't got the food and we had a flight to catch. We explained this to our waitress who promptly sprung into action. She went to the open kitchen and cajoled the... More 

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Diani Beach, Kenya
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56 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014

We recently visited Roberto's after an afternoon movie. It was the perfect place to pop into for dinner while waiting for the worst of the Nyali traffic to calm down after the end of the movie (and rush for the start of the next screening!). We were welcomed and seated and the kids had menus before they knew what hit... More 

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Chicago, IL
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28 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2014

We had a tasty, crisp wood grilled pizza for lunch on the deck overlooking the water. Very nice place for lunch.

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Kigali, Rwanda
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27 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2014

Roberto's is everything I look for in a neighborhood restaurant. Solid, predictable food week in and week out, reasonable prices, and attentive and friendly service. The food doesn't blow me away but I always leave very satisfied. Of the eight pizza places we've tried in Mombasa, Roberto's easily ranks #1; their pastas, while having a tendency to be a bit... More 

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Nairobi, Kenya
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40 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2014

We went to Robertos Bamburi for dinner with friends in high anticipation but were surprisingly let down this time! The lobster was not upto mark from the word go. The pizza was okay not mind blowing. Lasagne yes, it was amazing. But the rest of our food somewhat turned mediocre. We also told them of our dissatisfaction and were promised... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: c/o Nyali Cinemax | P.O.Box 34208, Mombasa 80118, Kenya
  • Location: Africa  >  Kenya  >  Coast Province  >  Mombasa
  • Phone Number: +254 708 272299

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Italian

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Special occasions
Open Hours
Monday
9:00 am - 1:00 pm
2:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Tuesday
9:00 am - 1:00 pm
2:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Wednesday
9:00 am - 1:00 pm
2:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Thursday
9:00 am - 1:00 pm
2:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Friday
9:00 am - 1:00 pm
2:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Saturday
9:00 am - 2:00 pm

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