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Here are some of our top picks for our Nairobi City Best Restaurants where you can choose from a variety of different authentic cuisines.
Nairobi Indian restaurants include Clay Oven Restaurant, Open House Restaurant Ltd, Haandi Restaurant, Anghiti Restaurant, Grand Cafe and Indian Cuisine, The Mayura Westlands, Nargis Restaurant, Tandoori Patio Restaurant, Maharaja Restaurant, Namaste India Restaurant, Sukhadia’s Restaurant, Bukhara by Haandi, Swaad Restaurant, Open House Karen, Whitefield Restaurant, Ruchira, Darwar Restaurant, UrbanPoint Restaurant, Shamura’s and Saffron Restaurant Yaya Centre.
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Karen Blixen Coffee Garden Restaurant Nairobi
Karen Blixen Coffee Garden Restaurant Nairobi is set in what used to be Karen Blixen's old coffee farm estate, the Blixen Pool Bar & Restaurant is a small, exclusive restaurant in the heart of Karen in beautiful gardens and peaceful suburb approximately 20 miles from downtown Nairobi, Kenya. It is located in a beautiful peaceful setting on Karen Road, about half a mile from the Karen Golf and Country Club, it is the site of the original farmhouse which was part of the Blixen property. The restaurant is conveniently located, close to the Karen Blixen Museum, Kazuri Bead Factory, Daphne Sheldrick Elephant as well as the Giraffe Centre. The bypass combined with the new Express Way on Mombasa Road makes a transfer to/ from Jomo Kenyatta a breeze. Diners have a choice of different areas for breakfast, lunch, or dinner. There is an elegant and stylishly furnished indoor restaurant, a cozy bar with a fireplace, and a garden right next to the beautiful heated pool. In-house guests can also enjoy room service. The bar & dining capacity is 70 guests. Inclusive of the pergola and gardens, the capacity stretches to 100 guests therefore a reservation is necessary for efficient service delivery.
Carnivore Restaurant & Dining Experience -Nairobi, Kenya
Carnivore is an open-air restaurant in the Langata suburb of Nairobi, Kenya. Carnivore's specialty is meat and features an all-you-can-eat meat buffet. They serve a wide variety of meat and are famous for their game meat - a popular tourist destination. The restaurant seated 350 people and the restaurant's 330 employees served over 1000 people per day. The meat is roasted on traditional Masai swords (skewers) over a huge charcoal pit that dominates the entrance of the restaurant. Everyone who comes to Kenya must try the Carnivore Restaurant Nairobi if they are true meat eaters! Normally, waiters welcome you for starters with a delicious hot soup, and then carry the meat swords around the restaurant, carving unlimited amounts of the prime meats onto sizzling, cast iron plates in front of you. Whole joints of meat – legs of lamb and pork, haunches of venison, rumps of beef, sirloin steaks of lamb, pork sausages, beef sausages, chicken wings, chicken yakitori, chicken tikka, chicken livers and gizzards, pork spare ribs, leg of pork and skewered kidneys, turkey, etc. A wide selection of salads, vegetable side dishes, and a variety of exotic sauces accompany the meat feast. After this meal, dessert and coffee follow.
Hattons Lounge Restaurant & Bar Karen - Nairobi
Hattons Lounge Restaurant & Bar Karen Nairobi is set in what used to be Karen Blixen’s old coffee farm estate, the Hattons Lounge Restaurant & Bar Karen Nairobi is a small, exclusive restaurant in the heart of Karen in beautiful gardens and peaceful suburbs approximately 20 miles from downtown Nairobi, Kenya. It is located in a beautiful peaceful setting on Karen Road, about half a mile from the Karen Golf and Country Club, it is the site of the original farmhouse which was part of the Blixen property. Centrally and conveniently located, it is a short walk from the Karen Blixen Museum, Kazuri Bead Factory, and the Giraffe Centre. Hattons Lounge offers a memorable atmosphere to host parties and celebrations, book dinner reservations for family and friends, or even a reservation for two. Whether you’re up for breakfast, lunch, dinner, or even a snack, great taste is always in season here. The Hattons Lounge offers a wide choice of dishes both local and international and chefs are at your service so if you can’t find what you are looking for on any of our menus nothing is too much trouble to prepare.
Pampa Churrascaria Lavington Restaurant
Trout Tree Nanyuki Restaurant – Mount Kenya’s Fresh Fish Restaurant
The Trout Tree Restaurant is located less than 100m off the main Kiganjo-Nanyuki Road, on the Burguret River, and 3km from Nanyuki Civil Airstrip. The Trout Tree Nanyuki restaurant is built around an enormous Sacred Fig sitting on the banks of the Burguret River, whose source is the snow-filled peaks of Mount Kenya. Icy water cascades through the grounds of the restaurant feeding pools filled with trout. The Sacred Fig is a gargantuan matriarch that envelops the restaurant, its branches supporting the wooden platforms that form the floor, its canopy sheltering us from the mists and rain. In the summer the shady coolness of the grand behemoth is one of the best fish restaurants in Nanyuki. The menu also includes prime Laikipia beef and vegetarian options, while at weekends a kids' menu is available and the pizza oven is fired up to offer a variety of delicious pizzas. The restaurant can seat upto 60 people and has three troupes of resident Colobus Monkeys and several resident Tree Hyrax, as well as an abundance of bird life. There is accommodation at Trout Tree, Creaky Cottage Nanyuki is a good Nanyuki stop-off as it's close to the town.
Mercado Mexican Kitchen & Bar - Nairobi
Wildly Coffee Restaurant – Nairobi National Park
Wildly Coffee Restaurant – Nairobi National Park is a delightful restaurant that boasts continental cuisine and a wide array of cocktails and beers located within the Kenya Wildlife Service headquarters on Langata Road in Nairobi, Kenya. Located close to the main gate of Nairobi National Park, the restaurant is open from Tuesday to Sunday from 0700 hours to 2100 hours. Set in the midst of breathtaking scenery, Wildly Coffee restaurant offers breakfast, lunch, dinner, and takeaway menus. From your table, you can spot a family of warthogs roaming the nearby lawns and playful monkeys cheerfully swinging back and forth across the century-old trees. In addition to their vibrant menu, they also have happy hour all week long from 4 pm to 7 pm on selected cocktails such as the whisky sour. If you have a special event you’re celebrating, a birthday, a new job, a promotion, an engagement, you name it, this has to be one of the places on your list that you must try out. Wildly Coffee Restaurant’s nearby activities include Nairobi National Park, Nairobi Animal Orphanage, Nairobi Safari Walk, Sheldrick Elephant Orphanage, Bomas Of Kenya, Giraffe centre, Kibera Slum, Karen Blixen Museum, Kazuri Beads Factory, and Ngong Road Forest Sanctuary.
Morani’s Restaurant Sweetwaters
Morani’s Restaurant Sweetwaters is located at the Morani Information Centre at the Ol Pejeta Conservancy and is named in honour of Ol Pejeta’s most famous ambassador (Rhino). It is a family-run restaurant perfectly located halfway stop during an adventure-packed day of safari and activities. Morani’s Restaurant is open daily from 0800 hours to 1630 hours and serves a mouth-watering variety of African and Western dishes. Enjoy the Morani burger – made from grass-fed beef, oozing with cheese, topped with bacon with a side of homemade fries. For a light lunch, one can opt for a crisp healthy salad, or a wrap to eat on the go. Kids are catered for too. All our food is homemade from the freshest ingredients and is locally sourced whenever possible. After enjoying a hearty meal, there is a small shop at the restaurant, with some great souvenirs and curios made by local craftspeople, as well as Ol Pejeta merchandise. Morani’s Restaurant can cater for birthdays in the bush to groups of up to 60 people! This extends to conferences and team-building trips too. The restaurant also does takeaway sandwiches for picnics, frozen meals for campers, and sundowner packs for those epic African sunsets without the logistics.
Tamarind Brasserie Restaurant Karen
Tamarind Brasserie Restaurant Karen is an outdoor garden restaurant perfect for a birthday or eating out with family and friends and is located in the heart of Karen off Ngong Road, 1.1 km from Karen Shopping Center. The restaurant is at 165 Ngong Road Karen next to St Christophers School, Nairobi. The restaurant has an enclosed glass wall with a generous sitting area ideal for intimate dining, large parties, and any size group dining, plus a kid’s play area to entertain your little angels. In the evenings we turn on our heaters to keep them cosy and warm. You can enjoy the extensive menu that has a taste of everything, from seafood, African, continental meals, and Barbeques. There is a sports bar and lounge that is perfect for the night scene entertainment, sports attractions, and innovative cocktails. There is an indoor and outdoor bar. Tamarind Brasserie Restaurant is open every day of the week from 0800 hours – 2300 hours. Reservation is highly recommended since it’s a popular spot. Karen is home to some of Nairobi’s most well-known and popular tourist attractions. These include Giraffe Centre, David Sheldrick Elephant, Rhino Nursery, Oloolua Nature Trail, Giraffe Manor, Karen Blixen Museum, Bomas of Kenya, and Paintball Fury @ The Waterfront.