Restaurants

French Restaurant, Aromatics Spa, Lavington

French Restaurant, Aromatics Spa, Lavington

Phew! It’s been hard going, but the BKenya crew have tackled the daunting task of being wined and dined just about all over Nairobi and we did it all for you! Here’s our selection of favourite restaurants, cafes and bars for you to try!

Nairobi has a vibrant mix of tribes and cultures. This has the advantage of offering a superb choice of restaurants, whether you’re looking for traditional Kenyan nyama choma (roasted meat), Japanese sushi, an American burger joint or an outstanding Indian curry. Feel free to share your opinions about the restaurants you visit on our Blog found on the top tool bar.

Nairobi has a fantastic selection of international restaurants just because of its cosmopolitan nature. The food available is plentiful and labour is relatively inexpensive, so you can be assured of freshly prepared ingredients everywhere you go. With cuisine from all over the world; the favourites are from Thailand, India, Brazil, Ethiopia, Japan, France and Italy. Of couse we can’t forget Kenyan cuisine and the many 5 star hotels also offer a fantastic selection of International cuisine. So, quite honestly, Nairobi has all you could want, you just need to know where to look.

Kilaleshwa

  • Chopstix
  • Pots and Palms – Riverside Drive

City Centre

  • The Moonflower
  • Aksum Bar
  • Steers
  • Cafe Mahgreb
  • The Flame Tree Restaurant
  • Debonairs
  • The Sushi Bar
  • Luna Lounge
  • The Trattoria
  • Dormans Mama Ngina
  • Savanna Coffee Lounge, Loita Street
  • Savanna Coffee Lounge- Kenyatta Avenue
  • The Thorn Tree Cafe
  • Bridges Organic Health Restaurant
  • Lord Delamer’s Terrace
  • Java House – UniAfric
  • Safari Terrace Bar
  • Java House – Downtown
  • Savanna Coffee Lounge – National Museum
  • Safari Restaurant
  • La Pruga D’oro
  • Java House – Upper Hill
  • Nairobi Tamarind
  • Serena Hotel (Nairobi)
  • Pearl Palace Hotel
  • Kenyatta International Conference Centre
  • Atrium Garden Restaurant
  • Cafe American
  • Cin Cin Fairmont Norfolk
  • Mandhari Restaurant (Nairobi Serena Hotel)
  • Plantation Cafe – International Hotel
  • Pool Terrace and Bar – Serena Hotel
  • Pool Terrace – Intercontinental Hotel
  • Pool Terrace – Hilton Hotel
  • Pool Garden – Sarova Panafric
  • Sale E Pepe Restaurant
  • Red Garnet Restaurant – The Panari Hotel
  • Makuti Bar & Grill – Intercontinental Hotel
Lavington
  • Divino
  • Amani ya Juu Garden Cafe
  • Bustani Grill and Lounge
  • Mediterraneo (Junction)
  • Palanka Restaurant Paris
  • China Plate
  • Artcaffe Junction
  • Java House – Junction
  • Double Dragon
  • Brew Bistro and Lounge
  • Amboseli Gardens
  • Avalon Tavern in Lavington
  • Seven
  • Wines of the World Wine Shop & Bar
  • Phoenicia Restaurant & Sushi Bar
  • Fang Fang
  • Osteria Del Chianti
  • Amaica, Milimani
  • Mercury Junction
  • Kivi Milimani Restaurant
  • Misono Japanese Restaurant
  • MisterWok – Lavington
  • Monikos Bistro
  • Pamba – Lavington
Muthaiga
  • Aladdin Restaurant
  • La Dolce Vita, Muthaiga
  • Anghiti (Muthiaga)
  • Conservatory Restaurant (Windsor Hotel)
  • Haunt, The Cafe
  • La Piazzeta
  • Safari Park Hotel
  • Chinese Kitchen
  • Red Chilli Restaurant
  • Nyama Choma Ranch – safari Park
Village Market
  • The Silver Spur
  • Tamambo Tapas Bar
  • Cafe Tasse
  • Cafe Brasserie
  • The Lord Errol, Gourmet Restauarnt
  • Artcaffe Gigiri
  • Jiko@Tribe Hotel
  • Cafe Latino
  • Pomodoro
  • Khazana Restaurant
  • Nest @ Tribe
  • Tokyo ( Village)
Gigiri
  • The Mediterraneo Gigiri
  • Java House – Gigiri
  • Savanna Coffee Lounge – UN
  • Cafe Brasil
  • Emerald Thai Garden Restaurant
  • Four Cafe Bistro, Warwick Centre
  • Dormans – Village Market
  • Big Square , Gigiri
  • Osteria – Warwick Center
Limuru
  • Cafe Kigwa, Safari Park Hotel
  • The Kentmere Club
Parklands
  • Benares
  • Maharaja Restaurant
  • MisterWok – Parklands

Karen

  • Karen Country Lodge
  • Ai Saracini, Sicilian Bakery
  • Karen Golf and Country Club
  • Purdy Arms
  • Dormans, Karen
  • Tokyo
  • Hemmingways Brasserie
  • Haru Japanese Restaurant
  • The Talisman
  • Que Pasa Bar & Bistro
  • Big Square , Karen
  • Dari Restaurant
  • Open House – Karen
  • Osteria – Karen
  • Gracefull Chinese

Langata

  • Dining in the Wild
  • The Carnivore
  • Rolf’s Place
  • Artcaffe Karen
  • Macushla House Restaurant
  • Dormans JKIA (Air Kenya)
  • Rangers
  • Tamambo at Karen Blixen Coffee Garden
  • Aero Club of East Africa
  • Bush In Style
  • Mvuli House Restaurant
  • Osoita Lodge

Westlands

  • Fogo Gaucho Churrascaria
  • Zen Garden
  • Kahawa Corner Coffee
  • Bangkok Chinese Restaurant
  • Java House – ABC Place
  • Pizza Garden
  • La Mesa Espanola
  • Ambiance Restaurant
  • Java House – Sarit
  • Royal Sizzlers Restaurant
  • 360 Degrees Artisan Pizza
  • Asmara Restaurant
  • Peppers Restaurant
  • About Thyme
  • Amaica, Westlands
  • Hidden Agenda, Bar & Restaurant
  • Anghita (Westlands)
  • Lucca Restaurant
  • Sarabi Pool & Supper Club, Sankara
  • The Haandi
  • Jade Coffee House
  • Cloud Nine Restaurant
  • The Open House
  • Alan Bobbe’s Bistro
  • Havana Restaurant & Bar
  • Onami Grill & Sushi Bar
  • Corner Affair
  • Safari Cafe – Jacaranda Hotel
  • Indigo Spice
  • 88 – Villa Rosa Kempinski
  • Gipsy’s
  • Furasato Japanese Restaurant
  • Le Rustique
  • Sankara Nairobi
  • Dass Ethiopian Restaurant
  • Cafe Villa Rosa
  • Mamas Patisserie
  • Mama’s Meals on Wheels
  • MisterWok – Parklands
  • Muhibbah – Sankara Hotel
  • Mystique Gardens
  • Nargis Restaurant
  • Oasis Restaurant
  • Red Garnet Restaurant – (The Panari Hotel)
  • Royal kitchen Multi Cuisine Restaurant
  • Royal Kitchen Multi Cuisine Restaurant – Chinese
  • Zafferano Restaurant
  • Bamboo Garden (Zen Garden)
  • Colosseum
  • Eastern Garden Chinese Restaurant
  • Nargis Restaurant
  • Mediterraneo (Westlands)
  • Tamambo
  • Pool Bar & Restaurant – Jacaranda Hotel
  • Artcaffe (Westlands)
Mombasa Road (Airport)
  • Java House – Airport
  • Big Five Restaurant
  • Al Pasha Lounge
  • Black Gold Cafe
  • Eagles Restaurant
  • MisterWok – Capital Centre
  • Mitende Atrium
  • Pampa Brazillian Grill
  • Piano Bar
  • MisterWok – Capital Centre
Upper Hill
  • Alabasta Lounge
  • Savanna Coffee Lounge – General Accident House
  • Babalou’s Bar – Crowne Plaza
  • Baraza Restaurant
  • Bonds Garden Restaurant
  • Mukutan Garden Cafe
  • Pwani Pool Restaurant – Fairview Hotel
  • Mitende Atrium
  • Mukutan Garden Cafe
  • Pango Brasserie
Kilimani
  • Java House – Yaya
  • Cedars
  • Katanzi Restaurant
  • OSinkirri
  • Pablos Restaurant (Best Western)
  • Saffron Restaurant
  • Seasons Restaurant – Heron Portico Hotel
  • Sherehez Lounge and Grill
  • Java House, Adam’s Arcade
  • Bashasha Heron Portico Hotel