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Shimmers Plaza | Westlands, Nairobi, Kenya
+254 44 43527
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  • Very good52%
  • Average13%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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Indian, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Shimmers Plaza | Westlands, Nairobi, Kenya
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I love this place each time I go here. There so many items on the menu. If you are slightly hungry of simply very hungry it can cater for anyone and everyone. Either as a single diner or a party of 5 people up it...More

Thank chanparmar
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Excellent indian food with a wide menu choice. Reasonable price; Quick service; Good value for money !!!

Thank Christophe C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The food, especially their Tandoori mushrooms was outstanding as usual and service was precise and quick. I never tried their Chinese options but they looked good and I will have a go at them next time. The Turbo Naans have just the right heat and...More

Thank KaiUWulff
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Chowpaty has been a real revelation to my wife and me as budget-conscious vegetarians living in Nairobi. We have been back several times since and almost everything we have tried so far has been excellent. We'd especially recommend the fenugreek-leaf saag, the black-bean dal cooked...More

Thank Peter E
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Just finished dinner in his vegetarian only (don’t let that put you off....) restaurant and what a fantastic surprise. Great service - with a giant smile and quick - and the food is excellent and well priced. Probably the best curry I have had in...More

Thank michaelp46
Reviewed 30 January 2018

This is a good place for a quick and tasty indian meal. It is a low budget restaurant evident from the decor and the service. Would go back again.

Thank ali3khan
Reviewed 25 December 2017

i was surprised to find a huge variety of indian food more than 15 types of dosas as well as paranthas which is not possible in most Indian restaurants, a little expensive but worth it.

Thank vinit2001
Reviewed 20 November 2017

Had two types of chips (HIGHLY RECOMMEND THE MATOKE) and chana masala, remarkably tasty, their chef is unbelievably talented. They cater for a variety of dietary requirements including Jains. Its an essential eatery to visit in Nairobi some of the best South Indian cuisine I've...More

Thank Adam R
Reviewed 3 October 2017

This is a nice place to visit when you are in Nairobi, if you are missing Indian food. The food quality is pretty good (except for 1-2 dishes that we ordered, everything else was good), but the ambiance is just ok. The mocktails that we...More

1  Thank srimysore
Reviewed 28 September 2017

I have frequented at this restaurant many times and each time they serve everything very nicely and fresh. They cater for all your needs. It's a vegetarian restaurant and has a wide selection to choose from. They have snacks, pizzas, Indian, Chinese. many fresh juices.

1  Thank chanparmar
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Shimmers Plaza | Westlands, Nairobi, Kenya
  • Location: Africa  >  Kenya  >  Nairobi
  • Phone Number: +254 44 43527
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