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Thalassa restaurant & lounge

Nyali bridge, Mombasa, Kenya
+254 (0)202650018
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Ranked #8 of 99 restaurants in Mombasa
Price range: $10 - $50
Cuisines: French
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night
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Date | Rating
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Any
English first
Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
Senior Contributor
27 reviews 27 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014 NEW

I usually make it a point to have at least one meal at Thalassa whenever I visit Mombasa. The staff is always courteous, the ambiance pleasant and the food great. Their menu might not be too large, but it helps that they keep changing it every few months- and I kind of prefer that. I happen to be suspicious of... More

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Shanzu, Kenya
Senior Contributor
47 reviews 47 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
83 helpful votes 83 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014

I made a long overdue visit to Thalassa Restaurant last Friday evening with 2 friends. The 3 of us all live here on the North Coast. I wanted to go as it is probably the last of the ‘better class’ Restaurants I had never visited. The place itself is beautiful – well decorated – good views – very welcoming staff.... More

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Mombasa, Coast, Kenya
Senior Reviewer
9 reviews 9 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014

I like my steak rare. But it had been rare to find a restaurant that could satisfy me...until I visited Thalassa. Kudos to the chef. After dinner we moved to the bar overlooking the creak...AWESOME! Very friendly barman and the view...well, we loved it.

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Mombasa, Kenya
Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2014

This place felt like such a discovery the first time I went -- it's got a very hip and peaceful vibe situated on the Tudor Creek, and the lengthy Lebanese section of the menu makes for a unique set of options in the Mombasa area. For better or worse, like many restaurants in Mombasa, the menu is an eclectic array... More

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Adelaide Hills, Australia
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6 reviews 6 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2013

Last night was the first time we ventured into Thalassa and I must say it was a great choice. It was Quite, the service from Benson our waiter was a delight, the restaurant being open & airy which combined with the ambience of the river makes for a magical evening. Now the meals were well presented ,delicious and to top... More

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Mombasa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2013

While visiting Mombasa a local suggested we try out this place so we stopped over for dinner later in the day. The ambiance as one enters the restaurant is magnificent and the staff are very smart and welcoming. The service was very good and the food was just perfect. Highly recommended to everyone and the prices are not expensive. Very... More

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Mombasa, Kenya
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2013

Thalassa is a great place for enjoying Italian and Lebaness food... Smiling Staff, Speedy Service, Excellent Ambience, Peaceful location by the Indian Ocean Creek, a great place to be after a busy and stressful day's work...

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Mombasa, Kenya
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2013

The service is fast, excellent n great dining experience, The presentation is fantabulous and quite a choice of menu available

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Senior Contributor
28 reviews 28 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2013 via mobile

Thalassa is a great place for family and friends to enjoy italian and lebanese food! Staff are welcoming and friendly and the environment is just superb..

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Senior Contributor
42 reviews 42 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2013 via mobile

Thalassa has become a great place to go after a long days work and enjoy a long cool drink in beautiful calming surroundings with sensational views. The staff are very welcoming and very friendly. Bar food is excellent.

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