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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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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good20%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“halwa” (3 reviews)
“samosas” (5 reviews)
“juice” (4 reviews)
Opens in 30 min
African, Cafe
Ndia Kuu Rd and Thika Rd. | Old Town, Mombasa 80100, Kenya
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Reviewed 30 April 2018

It is supposed to be good but you never know if it is actually open when you arrive. And they dont' respond to e-mails, phone-calls etc. even if you write repeatedly and politely. This place is really a joke.

Thank Jeppe V
Reviewed 23 April 2018 via mobile

Jahazi is a small lovely eatery in Old Town. You remove your shoes for the meal and sit on large pillows and cushions in one of two small dining rooms. The service is prompt and the staff are welcoming and accommodating. My meal began with...More

Thank Stephanie A
Reviewed 15 March 2018 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 12 March 2018

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 5 March 2018

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

Thank sheepfamily4
Reviewed 26 February 2018

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 17 February 2018 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

1  Thank Vilija01
Reviewed 23 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
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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
8:00 AM - 7:30 PM
8:00 AM - 7:30 PM
8:00 AM - 7:30 PM
8:00 AM - 7:30 PM
8:00 AM - 7:30 PM
8:00 AM - 7:30 PM
8:00 AM - 7:30 PM
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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