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“Eating lunch in a park like atmosphere”

Tamambo Karen Blixen
Ranked #17 of 981 Restaurants in Nairobi
Certificate of Excellence
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Good for: Child-friendly
Dining options: Lunch, Breakfast, After-hours, Delivery, Reservations
Description: Tamambo Karen Blixen is no longer open. The restaurant has moved to a new location on Ngong Road and has become Tamarind Brasserie.
Reviewed 27 November 2018

We had lunch here after visiting the Giraffe center in the Karen areal of Nairobi. Food/beverages were great, everybody in our group enjoyed what they ordered. But the best part of eating here is the setting, you eat outdoors on a lawn area(you can eat inside also). They have local art for sale throughout the lawn area.

Great place GO.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank john w
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Geraldine D, Director of Sales at Tamambo Karen Blixen, responded to this reviewResponded 11 December 2018

Dear John, Sincere thanks for stopping by for lunch after visiting the Giraffe center and for taking the time to post a wonderful 5 star review. It is such a pleasure to hear that everyone in your group enjoyed the food, beverages and mostly the outdoor setting. Our dedicated team work really hard to offer the best of food and service in the most lively environment so we are very happy to see that reflected in your visit. Your compliments have been passed to all concerned and are a great boost to their efforts. Thank you for the feedback. Kind regards Geraldine

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Reviewed 26 November 2018

It's situated in Karen and has very nice grounds for wedding reception. It was a fantastic place as it has very cool climate. The parking for vehicles is also ample. Well reserved place for weekends

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank kiariew2018
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Geraldine D, Director of Sales at Tamambo Karen Blixen, responded to this reviewResponded 11 December 2018

Dear Kiarie, thank you for taking the time to post your 5 star review and for choosing us for the wedding reception. We are happy to hear that the reception went well and you found that there was ample parking. We look forward to welcoming you back again soon. Kind regards Geraldine

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Reviewed 25 November 2018

You should definately leave Kenya without trying this delicious local delicacy.It will make you visit Kenya again

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank Rimisiek K
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Geraldine D, Director of Sales at Tamambo Karen Blixen, responded to this reviewResponded 11 December 2018

Hello, Thank you for the feedback and for recommending Mbuzi choma. We hope you will come back again soon. Kind regards Geraldine

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Reviewed 24 November 2018 via mobile

Excellent service and great food in a lovely location. Enjoyed a simple soup and sandwich combination for lunch. We were interrupted by a surprise squall but that didn’t stop our servers!

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank elmrlo
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Reviewed 9 November 2018

A very relaxing atmosphere, delicious food, excellent cocktails and polite staff however, the service was rather slow.

Date of visit: September 2018
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Thank JackoMorro
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Geraldine D, Director of Sales at Tamambo Karen Blixen, responded to this reviewResponded 9 November 2018

Dear Ann, Thank you for taking the time to review. We are happy to hear that overall you had a good meal and found the atmosphere relaxing, the food delicious and the staff polite, even though the service was slow. We sincerely appreciate you bringing this invaluable feedback to our attention and we are actively working to improve service levels. Kind regards Geraldine

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