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Colobus Shade

Four Twenty South | Diani Beach Road), Mwaepe Fish Landing Site, Diani Beach, Ukunda 80401, Kenya
+254 724 634839
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good31%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“potatoes” (8 reviews)
“rice” (15 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Seafood, African
Four Twenty South | Diani Beach Road), Mwaepe Fish Landing Site, Diani Beach, Ukunda 80401, Kenya
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Hey everyone. You must try Colbus Shade Resturant. Looked for somewhere to have a fish dinner. Didn't want to go to usual tourist places that are little more than an excuse for an overpriced meal so went to colbus shade.Had a great meal of snapper...More

Thank denchar2016
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We were a group of 3 having lunch. We ordered 3 seafood platters consisting of fish, prawns, and lobster. Portion size was generous and the seafood was delicious. Service staff was attentive and friendly. Would eat here again.

Thank NZKV
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Had to visit this little gem. All reviews have been legit, the place is amazing and affordable the meal was delicious and the cost pocket friendly. The beach too beautiful too it just redefined the old Diani. Nothing but magic! Better than five stars.

Thank Clarabel S
Reviewed 28 October 2017 via mobile

The best meal ever!!! We had a seafood platter with fish, lobsters and crab. It was freshly grilled for us and came with rice, potatoes, salad and sauce. So tasty!!!! And very cheap too! I think our platter was less than 2000ksh. Waiter was a...More

Thank Tat8905
Reviewed 12 September 2017 via mobile

The fish we had was tafi. We had it grilled and it came with rosemary potatoes and creamy rice. There was a salad a tomato based dressing which we enjoyed very much. The staff was attentive and very polite. Payment is in cash only.

Thank Katerina H
Reviewed 11 August 2017

Colobus Shade does great seafood, and also offers a delicious veggie option for non-fish eaters. Great value, friendly staff.

Thank lydiakat2017
Reviewed 22 April 2017

Friendly staff and cheap good food. My partner and I shared a seafood platter of 4 lobsters, whole squid and 8 prawns, with rice and potatoes served with a yummy coconut sauce. Do recommend if you are looking for somewhere cheap to eat!

1  Thank Aisha R
Reviewed 27 March 2017

We went there to eat the grilled sea platter. 2 lobsters, 2 whole fish, clamari rings, octupus and 6 schrimps for 2500 KES (about 25 euros) which was more than enough for 2 persons. The platter came with rice, fried potatoes, salad and sauce. After...More

Thank mvs225
Reviewed 7 March 2017

Walked up for dinner with a group of 12 people. I ordered the fish and my wife ordered the lobster, and she received three small ones. The fish was big and the best I had on the coast. Felt fresh and the dervice was great.

1  Thank mcstannard
Reviewed 9 February 2017 via mobile

Recommended by a friend and by the time we get there I can t forget Platter with kalamari loabster fish was delicious Sure to eat there again

1  Thank Dionisis D
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20 July 2017|
Response from elfaro1978 | Property representative |
Its ok we can organize meat for Him
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Reservations, Parking Available
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Four Twenty South | Diani Beach Road), Mwaepe Fish Landing Site, Diani Beach, Ukunda 80401, Kenya
  • Location: Africa  >  Kenya  >  Coast Province  >  Ukunda  >  Diani Beach
  • Phone Number: +254 724 634839
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Colobus Shade is a sea food restaurant located south coast diani beach direct to indian ocean, we are 20 meters behind the main restaurant, we offer delicious sea food.
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