Mombasa is known for scrumptious and delicious food, people come from all over to try the tasty coastal savory dishes. Coastal cuisine is a combination of different culture’s cuisines, it showcases the integration of cultures in Mombasa. You will get food cooked in coconut milk, other deep fried and nothing beats grilled seafood. Mouthwatering and scrumptious cuisine from the coast is unique and different.
One of the restaurants in Mombasa offering local coastal cuisine is New Island Dishes located inside Fort Jesus. The first opened in 2014 near Makadara and moved to inside Fort Jesus in June 2019. They have flexible opening hours, from 7 a.m. to serve you amazing breakfast to 10 p.m.or late for dinner. There is always 6 serves to serve customers with delicious food from the diverse menu.
One of the beautiful elements of the restaurant is the ambiance, since it’s located inside Fort Jesus the interior is natural and the stone walls gives it an historic feeling. The historic surrounding and coastal cuisine will take you back in time to experience history and create memories for you. In addition, the decor of the restaurant is unique and different. Also, the location is ideal after a long tour of Fort Jesus, you can just enter the restaurant and have your meal without walking around looking for a place to eat. Once you have eaten, their form of payments include Cash, Mpesa, and Debit/Credit card depending on your preference. They offer free delivery for orders above 1000 kshs, In addition, they offer catering services for weddings, meetings, parties and etc. So next time you are near Fort Jesus, visit New Island Dishes and enjoy Swahili and coastal Cuisine.
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