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Italian, Pizza, European
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Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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All reviews ice cream gelato pizza gnocchi salad chicken seafood italian food great restaurant great food and service nice ambience during our stay diani roberto kenya ukunda setting
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I have visited this restaurant a few times lately with my daughter who loves Italian food and is rather fussy about what she eats. My favourite is the seafood salad that is always delicious and also the Lasagne which is perfect and very tasty. My...daughter usually goes for the seared Tuna or the vegetarian version of the Lasagne, I forget the Italian name but it's made with Aubergine.. Whilst waiting for our meal we enjoy a cool cocktail or glass of wine, sitting in a quiet and comfortable setting. The service is excellent and Roberto usually comes around to check that everything is going to plan. All Covid protocols strictly in place. Finish off with a Passion or Mango Mousse ar if you prefer, an Expresso coffee with icecream.. I could happily sit there the whole afternoon if time allowed. Reasonaby priced too! Try it.More

Date of visit: March 2021
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Reviewed 9 March 2021 via mobile

Great food and great ambiance! We had a small issue but the manager Roberto personally took care of it for us and gave us great service. Waitresses were very knowledgeable about all the items on the menu. Definitely a restaurant to visit when in Diani...Beach! 5 stars!More

Date of visit: March 2021
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Reviewed 20 February 2021

living in Diani we visit this restaurant weekly. the last three years it never disappointed us. every week specials are highly recommended. Pizzas are made in Pizza oven. Can watch chefs at cooking. top comfortable sitting, as no other restaurant has in Diani.

Date of visit: February 2021
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Reviewed 14 February 2021

Italian food in Africa? Why not! And this place offers not only pizza. Italian dishes which taste marvelous and made freshly. The staff is friendly and the manager care about every guest.

Date of visit: February 2021
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Reviewed 7 February 2021 via mobile

Leonardo's overwhelmed me their food was excellent good drinks the ambience is to die for you can't compare it with other restaurants they are upto standard and very classy ❤

Date of visit: December 2020
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Reviewed 4 February 2021

Leonardo's is a great spot in Diani and is located near most of the big resorts. If you do fancy a spot to hang out and unwind this is your place! The atmosphere is great and they are very well stocked up! The staff is...excellent and the owners are usually on sight to ensure everything is in order. It is also a walking distance to the beach!More

Date of visit: December 2020
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Reviewed 31 January 2021 via mobile

Best dinner in Diani! Very tasteful food and attentive staff. The prices are affordable. Roberto, the Manager of the Restaurant is an absolute gem and really there for his customers. We would return at any time.

Date of visit: January 2021
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Reviewed 1 January 2021 via mobile

During our stay in Diani everyone was raving to us about Leonardo’s. We gave it a try one evening. The setting and atmosphere was beautifully designed and created. The food was pure Italian as I have had in Italy and so delicious that we ate...every bite. The price was affordable and decent for what we paid. Sadly we have to fault the staff. Slightly unfriendly and uninterested. We even had to ask the table next to us for slat and pepper. It’s a shame because it has to much potential.More

Date of visit: December 2020
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Reviewed 30 December 2020

Now having lived in europe I have had great italian food but leonardo's remains unmatched!! The service was impeccable. We were met by a lovely italian gentleman upon entering who asked as to wash our hands and seated us. We got a lovely complimentary dip...and I got iced tea that had the most amazing fresh limes used ( fresh, quality ingirdient it's not suprise i quickly finished it and asked for another one). We ordered a frutti di mari and seafood platter. My pasta was amazing. Fresh ingridients and seafood, pasta perfectly cooked, sauce was a great consistency and I could taste some butter. It was amazing (I still dream about how good this pasta was, haven't found the same even in restaurants here in nairobi or the UK). My partner also loved his meal. We came back again to have pizza. The owners attention to detail is second to none. He was very attentive, and precise. He changed the place setting of our table to an evening setting which was really nice and the staff are very friendly. This restaurant puts put the word fine in fine dining.More

Date of visit: September 2020
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Reviewed 30 December 2020 via mobile

We have been 3 times so far during our stay in Diani. Careful staff and owner. Good kitchen and service. Price isn’t cheap but quality and service have both prices. Don’t miss if you like Italian!!!

Date of visit: December 2020
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