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Shan e Punjab

Diani Beach Road | Opposite Hotel Diani Beach Resort-Diani Complex, Ukunda 80401, Kenya
+254 786 203012
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Overview
  • Excellent42%
  • Very good25%
  • Average15%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible9%
Travellers talk about
“biryani” (2 reviews)
“indian food” (8 reviews)
“best indian” (2 reviews)
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CUISINES
Indian, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
PRICE
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
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LOCATION
Diani Beach Road | Opposite Hotel Diani Beach Resort-Diani Complex, Ukunda 80401, Kenya
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1 - 10 of 32 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago

On holiday in Diani and the whole family was craving Indian. We were told Shan e Punjab was the best. Yes it was. Pretty simple layout but the food was excellent. A little mixup with the samosas, but the owner was also eating at the...More

Thank woodsisi
Reviewed 10 March 2017 via mobile

I was on a business visit to Mombasa but ended up wrongly booking a hotel in Diana beach area. This place came to a relief when I found myself 35kms away from the business district of Mombasa. "Nothing calms an Indian down more than a...More

2  Thank Viraj J
Reviewed 18 January 2017

Shan-e-Punjab does not look like a high-class dining establishment, just a shed with a few tables on the edge of a small shopping centre, but this rustic setting just makes the quality of the food even more of a joy, The owner came across the...More

1  Thank Marc S
Reviewed 12 January 2017

we didnt have the best with regards to the food but no doubt the service was very good and the owners very pleasant people to have met.....maybe we got there very late and the cooks may have rushed with the food....

1  Thank adventurersKisumu
Reviewed 7 January 2017

Try to visit each time we are in Diani. Have never been disappointed. Lovely, Priti and staff do a wonderful job. Very friendly.

2  Thank cydsue
Reviewed 18 December 2016

When you first see it, the place looks like it could have been abandoned already a while ago. Dont let that fool you, the food is awesome!

1  Thank Ottomatias
Reviewed 22 September 2016 via mobile

We have been visiting this restaurant for the past 6 years and ince again we thoroughly enjoyed our meal. The service was excellent and the food to match. A really peacefull and enjoyable meal at very reasonable rates. The curry to look for in Diani...More

1  Thank SpikeRumsey
Reviewed 12 August 2016 via mobile

We thoroughly enjoyed 1 veggie and 2 different chicken curries. We all thought it was the best indian we have had in a long time. BUT do not order the tikka or seek kebab, they were both very overcooked. The breads were also excellent

1  Thank Carol H
Reviewed 4 August 2016

As it goes with every indian restaurant chutneys are a must with most bitings....They served us pickles instead of chtuneys. When we asked the chef to prepare the chutney, he didn't know what we were talking about. In the non-veg dishes we ordered fish amritsari...More

Thank Bhavesh S
Reviewed 3 August 2016

Went for lunch--two of us. Good and polite service. Large choice of menu. We ordered fish tikka as a starter, and honestly, have never had such a disgusting fish dish ever..For the main we had a chicken dish , nothing to rave about, but acceptable....More

Thank Ashok B
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
12:30 - 21:30
Monday
12:30 - 21:30
Tuesday
12:30 - 21:30
Wednesday
12:30 - 21:30
Thursday
12:30 - 21:30
Friday
12:30 - 21:30
Saturday
12:30 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Diani Beach Road | Opposite Hotel Diani Beach Resort-Diani Complex, Ukunda 80401, Kenya
  • Location: Africa  >  Kenya  >  Coast Province  >  Ukunda
  • Phone Number: +254 786 203012
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