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Tembo Village Restaurant

Tourist Road | Tembo Village, Watamu 504, Kenya
+254 721 980840
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Ranked #18 of 27 Restaurants in Watamu
Price range: $0 - $24
Cuisines: African, European, Indian
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Good for: Families with children, Romance, Bar scene, Doing business, Local cuisine, Outdoor seating, Special occasions, Scenic view, Entertaining clients, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Description: Tembo Village Restaurant, is known many years for delicious Food. Our Specialities are Steaks and Seafood. The Restaurant is set in tropical Gardens, each Table with its own privacy. The African Style set up will give you the Holiday Atmosphaere while dinning and overlooking our Swimmingpool Pool.
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English first
Sligo, Ireland
3 reviews 3 reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2014

My wife and I stayed at Tembo Village over the New Year were disappointed that it did not live up to what their web site advertised. While the accommodation and grounds are very nice. The restaurant has been closed for some time. Their web site still advertises a restaurant. They serve a minimal breakfast. For other meals you have to... More

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South Padre Island, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 15, 2013

My Husband andi had such a wonderful time at Tembo Village resort - The accomodation is wonderful and the meals were wonderful. Peter and Bettina are such wonderful hosts - we will go back there again. this is a place worth visisting.

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Swansea, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2012

Staying in Tembo has been such a fantastic experience accommodation was superb and to a high standard . each meal was cooked to perfection and not one bad word could be said . The owners Peter and Bettina were superb hosts they were very friendly and gave their upmost to accommodate our needs . Peter , Bettina and their family... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2012

Great service and lovely restaurant. The staff are friendly and accommodating. It was a real pleasure.

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2012

Been here a couple of times and sometimes the food can be excellent and sometimes.....however if you reserve for large groups to give them a chance to make a good impression, then this is a rather lovely place to have dinner.

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Stockport, England, United Kingdom
4 reviews 4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2012

I am a regular visitor to Kenya,particularly the Watamu area.I was familiar with Tembo Village,having dined there on numerous occasions.I always found the food to be excellent,beautifully prepared and nicely presented.On our last visit in May we had the good fortune to be guests at Tembo.We stayed for a month and thoroughly enjoyed every moment.Tembo village is a little gem,located... More

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Cork, Cork, Ireland
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2012

The best food in watamu, very tasty and i cant wait to go back again. The couple who run the place are very friendly and helpful. The atmosphere is very nice.

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Orebro, Sweden
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2012

There is nothing to complain about when it comes to this resturant - fish, meat, seafood, pizza - everything is just great

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2011 via mobile

We spent my father's birthday here and had a lovely evening with lovely food. The catering for the buffet was brilliant I have never had such tasty turkey.

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north west, england
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2011 via mobile

Hello. We have just returned from staying at the Tembo for 2 weeks.. I have got some wonderful and lasting memories.. The restaurant is very cost and very reasonable places.. Staff are very pleasant and helpful at all times.. Bettina & Peter (& Lara their daughter) were amazing and such genuine and lovely people.. Tembo is in easy reach to... More

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