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The Oriental Restaurant - CLOSED

Casuarina Road, Malindi 80200, Kenya
+254 707 666179
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good14%
  • Average21%
  • Poor21%
  • Terrible0%
1 Feb 2014
“Small portions but very tasty!”
8 Jan 2014
“Food is rather busy”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Chinese, Asian, Thai, Fusion, Malaysian
££ - £££
Casuarina Road, Malindi 80200, Kenya
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Reviewed 1 February 2014

Small dining area beside the swimming pool - lovely ambience. Menu was a little limited, and the food was small when it arrived, but actually was sufficient in the end. Very tasty food though, and the manager very hospitable.

Thank Rebecca S
Reviewed 8 January 2014

We were a group of friends, and went there for dinner. As we were about 10 people, food took long time to arrive. Staff is not well trained, it took them long time to take an order. Food is tasty, but the plates are rather...More

Thank NairobiN
Reviewed 21 December 2013

After stopping by to check out the menu my wife and I decided to have lunch. Decent menu, slightly expensive if you are only wanting to snack. We took a variety of choices including duck, chicken, pork, beef and snapper All good quality apart from...More

Thank jonjSurrey
Reviewed 30 November 2013

I know, it's what everyone expects to find on the Kenyan coast - great Asian fusion cuisine. Well, whether you expected it or not, it's here. Found myself in Malindi recently for work, and this was one of the few places open during the low...More

Thank Jay B
Reviewed 30 November 2013 via mobile

One problem with Malindi being a tourist town is finding a restaurant which offers consistent quality as well as reasonable value for money. With business generally being low many restaurants seem to have resorted to a 'make a quick buck and don't care about tomorrow'...More

Thank JonesHeinz
Louis C, Manager at The Oriental Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 December 2013

a)We are not here for a "quick buck" as we invested also in the hotel. b)Sorry for that particular night of italian music nostalgia. I'm a Londoner of italian/vietnamese origins next time I promise you vietnamese Karaoke. c)Average spending here is 1500Kes against Pizzas in...More

Reviewed 27 October 2013

We discovered this cozy restaurant during our weekend stay in Malindi. We were a bit sceptical and assumed that a restaurant like this was slightly misplaced in an Italian dominant town. We gave it a try anyway and the food was exceptional! We went back...More

1  Thank Irene M
Reviewed 24 October 2013

We were on honeymoon in Malindi and we went to the D Oriental and we very pleasantly surprised by the wonderful atmosphere. The owner a larger than life character welcomed us in and made it a night to remember. After a while he even produced...More

1  Thank Georgia L
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$10 - US$30
Open Hours
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
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10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Casuarina Road, Malindi 80200, Kenya
  • Location: Africa  >  Kenya  >  Coast Province  >  Malindi
  • Phone Number: +254 707 666179
  • E-mail
Fine cuisine from South East Asia
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