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Namibia Institute of Culinary Education

2 Mozart St, Windhoek, Namibia
+264 61 300 710
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good36%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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International, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
2 Mozart St, Windhoek, Namibia
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Reviewed 6 days ago

We had dinner at Nice, and what a lovely experience. The menu is great, the restaurant looks lovely and our food was amazing. And you can order namibian wine which is great. Very friendly staff, couldn't recommend this place more.

Thank Rémi M
Reviewed 1 week ago

I have always had well prepared, innovative flavours and fresh produce while eating here. The setting in the courtyards is also very calming.

Thank Wilna-Namibia
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Nice was a surprice! We decided to eat there because It was 5 minutes walking from our house. The restaurant is beautiful and food very good. A very confortable place to have a dinner!!

Thank Lory C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very tasty food and clean restaurant, busy staff. I ordered the prawns for a starter and oryx for the main menu, it was good. My friends ordered steak they said it was good as well.

Thank shepherd c
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is an excellent fine dining restroom that doubles as teaching institute. They have an extensive menu and very good wine list. The staff serving you are a mix of students and professional staff. The service was very good and the staff were knowledgeable regarding...More

Thank Jim M
Reviewed 3 August 2017 via mobile

I've been in four of the top ten restaurants in Windhoek and NICE is for me the best! You are welcomed in a quite, clean and modern local by smiling faces that take you to one of the different elegant rooms. Everything happens smoothly, the...More

Thank Nicola D
Reviewed 21 July 2017

a mixture of all three elements with a great bar space with lots of sitting options, in almost a bistro/cafe setting type, whilst formal sitting and reservations for a fine dining experience are also available. Service is relative, but its a great place for drinks...More

1  Thank Ashley D
Reviewed 11 July 2017

Having just spent a week with first and second year culinary students in Namibia it was great to have a change to dine at the NICE to see the where things go from there. It was a great pleasure and just terrific good. The service...More

1  Thank moglow71603
Reviewed 11 July 2017

This is a very nice establishment to visit. The staff are helpful and friendly, the food is excellent and the atmosphere is truly Namibian. Thank you NICE team.

1  Thank Xander S
Reviewed 5 July 2017

This was a lovely experience. More generally known by its acronym NICE, it is - as its name suggests - a training restaurant. But trainees are well supervised. The restaurant itself is spacious and comfortable with modern decor. The food and wine were delicious -...More

1  Thank ctmlondon
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Enricho K
20 August 2017|
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Response from Wolw123 | Property representative |
Hi, I recommend you email recruitment@wolwedans_com They can guide you through the application process. Typically, they ask for a letter of motivation, a copy of a Namibian ID, an up-to-date CV, testimonial from your... More
Fabianus B
13 August 2015|
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Response from MoosemanCardiff | Reviewed this property |
I think you would be better contacting NICE directly. I don't have this information I'm sorry. I would recommend the restaurant however.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Drinks, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 Mozart St, Windhoek, Namibia
  • Location: Africa  >  Namibia  >  Khomas Region  >  Windhoek
  • Phone Number: +264 61 300 710
  • E-mail
The Namibian Institute of Culinary Education (nice) is a restaurant and bar with a subtly sophisticated boutique atmosphere, modern yet stylish and comfortable. Besides being a commercial restaurant and venue for functions, nice also serves as an active training ground for trainees honing their skills in the culinary arts and food & beverage service.
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