Trendy Nairobi Restaurants You Need To Try Out

Nairobi is an eatery haven, and daily food spots remind us of that. Here are some trendy restaurants you should totally try out.


It has been named a fine diner filled with bliss and natural ambiance, further being termed a favorite by many. Cultiva, located along Pofu road, Karen is quickly living up to its praise as not only do they offer an impeccable menu from breakfast all through to dinner, their services are top-notch. How about you pay them a visit or better yet try their Tarts and let us know if they do live up to their applause!

Red Ginger

Terming itself as one of Nairobi’s newest state of the art with a perfect blend of dining options be it for Karoga or fine dining, Red Ginger has a vast of options for a happy tummy fanatic. Located along 2nd Parklands Avenue, Red Ginger is a food stop-over to add to your must-visit restaurant’s bucket list.

Karel T

The Mediterranean feel restaurant is based at the Village Market, Nairobi. Karel T Lounge has so much life to offer within the restaurants for not only do they have mid-week interactive events there menu is cut across everybody’s taste, definitely a restaurant worth your time as it opens daily from 10 am to 8 pm.

Local Grill

From field to fork, known burger paradise, to wine and the best steak in town, the Local Grill is definitely for the steak fanatics. Make time and go try their steak and remember to tag your wine thirst along. Located at the Village Market the grill is always open from 12:30 p.m any day of the week and weekend.

Il Giocoliere Restaurant

We cannot all just pack and leave for Italy, so why not just bring Italy to us. The Italian Restaurant is located along Warwick center and it not only offers a vast Italian menu but promises cuisines from their best chefs and an ambiance unforgettable. You should pay a visit and while you are at it ensure they tell you how to correctly pronounce Il Giocoliere!


The famous Talisman never fails to be a top mentioned food joint, it’s a no-brainer that the restaurant fathoms their client’s taste buds. As per usual they always serve their top-tier food and in many ways offer the best services in town. Located along Ngong road Talisman is always worthy of a visit.


Hashmi definitely pride in their bbq game, which is definitely a serve. The casual diner offers a variety of foods but are famously known for their bbq ranges especially with their tasty french fries. Totally pay them a visit and let us know which food in their menu left you woowed!


Ready for a Nikkei experience married by a Peruvian feel? We found you the spot. From their fine cuisine to a range of their seafood menu, Inti is famously known for its power of aesthetic and ambiance, it being a product of food library, definitely, there is nothing less than quality being offered.


Ready for Indian cuisine, the popular Haandi is ready to serve you. Located along Ring Road Westlands, Haandi has been serving the best North Indian Cuisine since 1991, try their Punjabi Mutton Curry while you are there and share with us your experience.

About Thyme

The little heaven filled with purple and sandwiched amidst tall trees a natural ambiance, a great escape, that’s About Thyme. Their food is a promise of taste fulfillment, the natural presence even better located along Eldama Ravine Road, About Thyme is definitely where you go to meet serenity and great food.

Restaurant culture in Nairobi is slowly becoming a tradition, don’t be left behind in this great journey whilst experiencing the best foods in town, also feel free to recommend a restaurant we have left out!