We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
WINNER WONDERLAND
Win Big When You Book on TripAdvisor

Nautilus

Certificate of Excellence
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
Seahorse Road, Kilifi 80108, Kenya
Sunday
Closed
Hours:
Tue - Sun 12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
More Info
Add Photo Write a Review

153 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
Language
  • More
Showing 134: English reviews
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Glass dance floor, amazing mood, and the nicest owner ever! The food was truly delicious and varied; one of the best meals of my life.

Helpful?
Thank Kristen P
Level Contributor
14 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 26, 2016 via mobile

Unusual but eye catching venue with attractive coloured lights running around the restaurant. The owner is decent enough and an acquired taste. He was in attendance at all times. The food was good from a limited menu. The fish was delightful and the tortellini sublime. This is the number one restaurant in town and the locals love it.

Helpful?
Thank mct63
Kilifi, Kenya
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 13, 2016

Nautilus is the perfect place to have tasty meals. I have been there more than once and never been disappointed. The staff are fast, well organized and welcoming. The food is amazingly tasty and the view of the ocean is breathtaking!The owner is an amazing person, always engaging with the customers and making you feel at home.I highly recommend this... More 

Helpful?
Thank lynnjacky88
Pretoria
Level Contributor
30 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 3, 2016

When staying in this part of the coast we regularly eat here and find the food of a very high standard with a great atmosphere.

Helpful?
Thank Panamatenga
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 24, 2016 via mobile

The best prawns....fresh food with fantastic views of the sea. Excellent food. Superb host. Must visit

Helpful?
Thank Karis D
A TripAdvisor Member
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 9, 2016 via mobile

Additionally to the superb food, the view is really amazing and the staff is very well organized. Piedro, the boss of that restaurant, is also always worth a nice talk.

Helpful?
Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Nairobi, Kenya
Level Contributor
24 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 9, 2016

Great location, superb food! Almost floating on the indian ocean, couldnt ask for a better location to enjoy a relaxed afternoon and get a scrumptious meal! Excellent seafood and the staff are very friendly. Ask the owner to recommend a dish and you wont go wrong!

Helpful?
Thank fwaliji
London, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
38 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 17, 2016

We occasionally take lunch here as it is some distance from our house. Each time we dine, we are surprised by the cuisine. It is excellent. The menu, like all good restaurants, is not large but take a chance with the owner, Pietro's choice and you will be amazed. The pasta and fish are superb and the staff are most... More 

Helpful?
Thank Greville D
Brantford
Level Contributor
12 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 14, 2016

Wonderful food prepared in an open Kitchen. Lots of sea food varieties as well as meat and fresh veggies and Swiss deserts ,which means chocolate.

Helpful?
Thank David Z
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 22, 2016 via mobile

Fantastic in every way - food, atmosphere, and hospitality. The owner was a great host and everyone enjoyed a great evening in Kilifi.

Helpful?
1 Thank Lon W

Travelers who viewed Nautilus also viewed

Kilifi, Coast Province
Kilifi, Coast Province
 
Kilifi, Coast Province
Mtwapa, Coast Province
 

Been to Nautilus? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Seafood, Mediterranean, European
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Scenic view, Kids, Families with children, Special occasions, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Thursday
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Friday
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Saturday
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Seahorse Road, Kilifi 80108, Kenya
  • Location: Africa  >  Kenya  >  Coast Province  >  Kilifi
Description
http://www.facebook.com/pages/Nautilus-restaurant-kilifi/128164030653813

Questions & Answers

Here's what previous visitors have asked, with answers from representatives of Nautilus and other visitors
4 questions
Ask a question

See all questions (4)

Questions? Get answers from Nautilus staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?