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Jahazi Coffee House

Ndia Kuu Rd and Thika Rd. | Old Town, Mombasa 80100, Kenya
+254 726 409436
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good20%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“halwa” (3 reviews)
“juice” (4 reviews)
“mango” (2 reviews)
Closes in 7 min
08:00 - 19:30 Hours
African, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly
Ndia Kuu Rd and Thika Rd. | Old Town, Mombasa 80100, Kenya
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is not just a great coffee shop. They offer delicious lunch options in a unique setting. Definitely worth checking out!

Thank Jen D
Reviewed 1 week ago

excellent service, fantastic food, lovely sitting. this is a wonderful place to come with friends, on a date or with family.

Thank mrsed_15
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We love Jahazi! Everything is delicious and we highly recommend stopping here as you're exploring Old Town Mombasa!

Thank sheepfamily4
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Love jahazi and the beautiful place that it is! Enjoyed the food and always go there when I am in town!

Thank Jenny N
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped in while visiting Old Town. Loved the Swahili coffee and enjoyed the neat cultural experience. Must try the Halwa!

Thank Tina R
Reviewed 11 February 2018 via mobile

It's either not open on Sunday or has different opening hours on Sunday. The one star is for the misinformation on trip advisor.

Thank Sam W
Reviewed 24 January 2018

We visited this cafe having read many good reviews. The interior is really nice - the owner knows, what tourists like. Unfortunatelly, the food is a different story. We ordered a fish. It was sooo dry and sooo bad - like being kept in the...More

Thank Vilija01
Reviewed 22 January 2018

I would think this is a must-do for anyone visiting Mombasa's Old Town. We had a pleasant breakfast of local foods, coffees and teas. (NB It doesn't open until 10am.) Very clean, vibrant space. Tuktuk driver took us right to the front door. Oh, and...More

Thank Nathaniel D
Reviewed 27 November 2017

We had the privilege to go here a few times. The food was great, especially the biryani. Mango smoothies were also really good. Very cool atmosphere for a group to hang out and relax while experiencing Mombasa. We had the chance to meet the owners...More

Thank elsulzbacho
Reviewed 22 November 2017

I only went here once but was in a rush so I did not eat much. We actually just had some evening tea and snacks, but what I love most is the Swahili decor and ambience. The place is also very intimate as it is...More

Thank Sada K
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
08:00 - 19:30
08:00 - 19:30
08:00 - 19:30
08:00 - 19:30
08:00 - 19:30
08:00 - 19:30
08:00 - 19:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Ndia Kuu Rd and Thika Rd. | Old Town, Mombasa 80100, Kenya
  • Location: Africa  >  Kenya  >  Coast Province  >  Mombasa
  • Phone Number: +254 726 409436
Go straight north from the Fort Jesus into the Old Town on Ndia Kuu Rd, it is on your left at Thika. +254 720-777-313 .
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