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La Rosada

Casuarina Road | Malindi, Malindi 80200, Kenya
+254 700 501813
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good33%
  • Average13%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
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“lunch” (19 reviews)
“pizza” (15 reviews)
“veal” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Pizza, Italian, Seafood, International, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly
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Casuarina Road | Malindi, Malindi 80200, Kenya
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Reviewed 2 days ago

This is a great pizza place, we had lunch here on one of the days because it was close to the hotel and could access it though a walk on the beach. The food is excellent, the staff are very dilligent and orders don't take...More

Thank james m
Reviewed 4 days ago

The restaurant is on the beach - it's beautiful. The service however was not great at all. The food in general was good except for the salad (the lettuce still had soil in it). Maybe we had bad luck - It's not dreadful, just not...More

Thank Jacqui S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a must go to place if you are ever in Malindi. Not only are the food delicious and prepared in the most authentic Italian way but so is the ambience, the service and views exquisite. This time round, since I had gone after...More

Thank knjenga9
Reviewed 30 October 2017

Wonderful Italian food on the edge of a pristine tropical white sandy beach! Lounge in the sun after lunch or simply sit and watch the waves - thoroughly soporific and very highly recommended!

Thank Upepo71
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

Rosada is situated right on the beach making for great people watching. There are a wide variety of seating options and the menu is extensive if not a little more expensive for comparable dishes than at some of the other italian neighbour restaurants. It's a...More

Thank Holly Suzanne B
Reviewed 4 August 2017

The setting is lovely being on the beach. Decor nice. Food is decent as is the service. Prices OK. Popular place. Several Italians which is a good indication that they find it good value.

Thank Lyndsey M
Reviewed 5 June 2017

my partner and I went there few minutes after close down and just as we were getting ready to saddle up,one of the staffs was so kind to us and took our orders. few minutes later my cocktail was making its way down my throat....More

Thank Maureen N
Reviewed 17 April 2017

We went to have lunch at La Rosada on Good Friday (hence were not eating meet). There was nothing on the menu for us to eat except for a Niscoise, minus the tuna, which came with absolutely no dressing. Service was good and attentive.

Thank Neil R
Reviewed 13 March 2017

Great Italian food, especially the pizza. Great Pasta too. Service excellent all with a fabulous view of the Indian Ocean.

1  Thank Vincent B
Reviewed 12 March 2017 via mobile

Although a nice place to eat with attentive staff they will try and charge you for sunbeds when they shouldn't. That said it's a great location for a bit of luxury downtime. When the sea goes out the water level for half a mile out...More

Thank G K
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Casuarina Road | Malindi, Malindi 80200, Kenya
  • Location: Africa  >  Kenya  >  Coast Province  >  Malindi
  • Phone Number: +254 700 501813
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