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Eataly Garden Restaurant

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Windy Ridge Road, Nairobi, Kenya
+254 704 239137
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Nairobi, Kenya
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9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 February 2016

There was no power, the staff told us, but no problem .... We live here, we know this happens - a lot :) We were amazed/surprised that they still managed to serve us a good meal. For all other things, they fell terribly short. When there is no power, create an atmosphere for your customers: candles, candles, and more candles.... More 

Thank Stitchaholic
Nairobi, Kenya
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 January 2016 via mobile

We went here for lunch on a Saturday afternoon and the place was pretty deserted. The waitress was pretty prompt in the service and took our order, drinks first .. And meals order after a few minutes , just to come back and say we have no vodka .. Which was fine but rather odd .. Then comes back after... More 

1 Thank SushilGohil
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18 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 January 2016 via mobile

We went for lunch. Pretty average to say the least. Food was ok. Wasn't feeling the atmosphere. The air conditioning wasn't working properly.

1 Thank Carlene K
Nairobi, Kenya
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35 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 October 2015 via mobile

Very pleasant garden setting, and attentive waitron service. Food service a bit slow, and food of reasonable quality but not value for money. Wine prices are ridiculous. Won't rush back!

1 Thank GertHofhuis
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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46 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 July 2015

After a great experience in Talisman in Karen, we had heard that Osteria di Chianti (great place in Nairobi) had a sister restaurant in Karen. When we finally found it, it turned out they had sold it to other Italians who changed the name into "Eataly" ...bad start. The setting is beautiful, an old colonial country house in park-like surroundings,... More 

2 Thank Chalky_Africa
Nairobi, Kenya
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9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 July 2015

New name, new management, same menu. We love their appetizer (flatbread with tomatoes). Their fishsoup is still too salty, there could be more prawns in the prawncocktail, but this is easily the best pizza we ate outside of Italy. I don't mind being the only guest on a Sunday evening, but this restaurant deserves better.

Thank Stitchaholic
Nairobi, Kenya
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41 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 July 2015

The setting in the garden with a candle lit dinner is the most romantic restaurant around Karen area! The food may be over-priced and is not worth the quantity. I loved the setting in the forest !

1 Thank murtaza2003
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 June 2015 via mobile

I visited this place that my family and I loved so much. To our surprise ir changed and its under new management. When we saw the sign "Eataly Italian restaurant" we were huh? But tried it anyway. Portions were small but the prices were the same. Every one even my 5 year old finished his meal broccoli gorgonzola. There's no... More 

1 Thank Stephen M
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10 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 May 2015

We were a big group,the other group had a party and the rest were scattered all over.I ordered medium rare chops and they came well done,my friend ordered medium well steak and hers came medium rare.The kids seemed okay with their pizzas,our waiter mixed up our orders and we kept calling him from inside,he seemed bothered by us.The ice cream... More 

2 Thank JadNairobi
Nairobi, Kenya
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24 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 April 2015

Osteria is our regular Friday night haunt and has been so for 4 years. If you like Italian then this is the place. Great food reasonably priced, friendly atmosphere and a wonderful open fire. Outside play area with a pool for the kids and a superb Sunday lunch venue. The staff are brilliant! Only one caution, we believe it (only... More 

1 Thank Robert K

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Italian, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Delivery, Outdoor Seating, Serves Alcohol
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Windy Ridge Road, Nairobi, Kenya
  • Location: Africa  >  Kenya  >  Nairobi
  • Phone Number: +254 704 239137

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?