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Yibba Yabba Sports Bar & Diner - CLOSED

Diani Shopping Center, Beach Road | Diani Beach, South Coast,, Diani Beach, Ukunda 80401, Kenya
+254 713 222555
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Overview
  • Excellent67%
  • Very good19%
  • Average4%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
21 Oct 2015
“Poor .”
3 Sep 2015
“Closed”
Restaurant Hours Closed
CUISINES
American, Bar, Steakhouse, Pizza, British, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
££ - £££
RATINGS
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Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
Diani Shopping Center, Beach Road | Diani Beach, South Coast,, Diani Beach, Ukunda 80401, Kenya
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Reviews (46)
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1 - 10 of 44 reviews

Reviewed 22 October 2015

Poor service. Terrible food. This place has now closed down. Thank goodness. It's situated in the heart of Diani and perfect location but unfortunately did not run well.

Thank travellingzebra
Reviewed 3 September 2015

Yibba Yabba unfortunately closed down about one year ago. The premises is still empty and there have been rumors of something else starting up, but it will not be the same. Pete, we miss you and the crew, especially now with the World Cup coming...More

Thank Henry M
Reviewed 23 April 2015 via mobile

Yibba Yabba is no longer operating. They have been closed for five to six months. Hopefully this review helps travellers to look for another place to visit.

Thank Payal S
Reviewed 10 February 2015

Food average, drinks as well, I didnt like what they brought me, neither my companions. There are better places to eat.

1  Thank sasienka
Reviewed 7 January 2015

This place has an amazing atmosphere and it located right on the beach. Under candle light is it very romantic. The food is simple but price-quality good. We definitively come back !

Thank 959nir0
Reviewed 29 October 2014

I last visited this bar in early 2013 and it was good to return . I love the atmosphere and enjoy the EPL here . Excellent value for both food and beer . Thanks a lot .

Thank Duncan L
CovoYY, Owner at Yibba Yabba Sports Bar & Diner, responded to this reviewResponded 1 November 2014

Thanks for the kind review. Diani has had a hard time in the last 6 months. Glad to see that we are still appreciated Pete

Reviewed 8 June 2014

Went to this bar in May during the rainy season to watch the FA Cup final. It is a nice bar but far from the best and when i was there there menu was exceptionally limited and the choice was T Bone or fillet steak....More

Thank TrevorDore96
CovoYY, Owner at Yibba Yabba Sports Bar & Diner, responded to this reviewResponded 8 June 2014

Hi Trevor, thanks for your review. You do not seem overly impressed so sorry about that. May is a very slow month in Diani and times are hard. Revenue is down as much as 65%. My apologies for anything we did not have on the...More

Reviewed 6 June 2014

.....and I have been to many! 7 screens in the main bar and even one in the gents loo! Cold beer and good, value for money pub grub and best steaks on the South Coast! Definitely my kind of sports bar and when no sports...More

Thank Gilksy2014
CovoYY, Owner at Yibba Yabba Sports Bar & Diner, responded to this reviewResponded 8 June 2014

Thanks Mark, glad you hold us in such high esteem. I look forward to watching all the World Cup games with you Cheers Pete

Reviewed 21 May 2014

who appeared during the evening in full drag outfit (minus knickers :( ) and went on to perform a full Shirley Bassey tribute set. He looked quite nice but sounded like Bernard Manning on helium and things did not improve as the fart lighting competition...More

Thank Col341
CovoYY, Owner at Yibba Yabba Sports Bar & Diner, responded to this reviewResponded 23 May 2014

Sorry about that Col. When I heard you were coming I Googled you and after being directed to numerous dodgy porn sites I assumed it was what you wanted. Next time I will get someone who hasn't shaved their legs as I now understand is...More

Reviewed 26 March 2014 via mobile

We were staying all inclusive at Diani Sea Resort as my son was getting married in the second week of February, so just for a change of scenery we thought we would try Yibba Yabba, what a great move it turned out to be, great...More

1  Thank Jeffaber
CovoYY, Owner at Yibba Yabba Sports Bar & Diner, responded to this reviewResponded 29 March 2014

And what a pleasure it was to meet you at Yibba Yabba. Glad you enjoyed the place and many thanks for putting the word out around the hotel. Hope you enjoyed the rest of your holiday also Cheers Peter

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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$3 - US$20
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Diani Shopping Center, Beach Road | Diani Beach, South Coast,, Diani Beach, Ukunda 80401, Kenya
  • Location: Africa  >  Kenya  >  Coast Province  >  Ukunda  >  Diani Beach
  • Phone Number: +254 713 222555
  • E-mail
Description
Yibba Yabba Sports Bar & Diner is the only place in Diani to watch sport in a specially designed venue. With 11 TV screens ( including 1 in the gents bathroom ) you wont miss a second of the match. Two decoders enable us to show 2 events simultaniously.We have a great " Diner " menu and our steaks are becoming famous throughout the coast region.Our seperate restaurant serves Steak & Seafood at reasonable prices. all cooked on our unique BBQ in the restaurant itself. Look out for the " Outback at Yibba Yabba Steak & Seafood Restaurant "In short, Atmospheric, great service, large wine list, great food.
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