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Kilimanjaro jamia

Kimathi Street | Kenwood House, Nairobi 00600, Kenya
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  • Excellent26%
  • Very good52%
  • Average16%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“pilau” (2 reviews)
“naan bread” (2 reviews)
“goat” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
African, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Halal
Kimathi Street | Kenwood House, Nairobi 00600, Kenya
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Reviewed 6 October 2018 via mobile

Very central , very busy and quite nice restaurant with a nice terrace ! Seems to be a meeting point for the Nairobi middle class . Service was fast and friendly , prices are in the mid-range , but food was just average...!

Thank kingofpeppange
Reviewed 2 October 2018

The restaurant is within the Nairobi Central Business District along Kimathi Street hence easily accessible. I have enjoyed several delicacies there from Swahili Chicken Biriyani to Pilau with Goat Fry accompanied with a cocktail fruit juice and other tasteful meals. It's a nice place for...More

Thank vmokaya
Reviewed 2 October 2018

This is a super busy restaurant in Kimathi Street in the Central Business District of Nairobi. The food is reasonably priced and comes in large portions so much sure you are hungry when you come.

Thank honey_badger1888
Reviewed 21 September 2018 via mobile

Had the Aleso and the meat was super Tender and awesome. And also the beef burger was well and meat taste was awesome.. Will be back..

Thank Waweshh
Reviewed 22 August 2018

We were staying nearby at the Sarova Stanley. We were able to walk to and from the hotel. This restaurant was packed when we went for dinner at 930pm! We had the vegetable korma. It was delicious and the naan bread was soooo fresh! Would...More

Thank audrey r
Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

This restaurant in downtown Nairobi is very appreciated by the local people. You have somalian and indian food. It is very clean inside. Our waiter was very friendly and explained well the various dishes. The food was delicious and the portions big for a very...More

Thank Irotchka
Reviewed 2 August 2018

Kilimanjaro Jamia is located on Kimathi Street It has great food in terms of volume, quality and price. We ordered 3 meals for 3 people and they had to extend our table to hold all the dishes. Eating on the balcony is a delight. 3...More

1  Thank kenjmuir
Reviewed 19 July 2018

Gets crowded and may have to wait for a while to get a seat. Camel milk products are available. Limited vegetarian options are available. Chicken sizzlers taste good here.

Thank PriyaM857
Reviewed 14 July 2018 via mobile

My wife and I (both late 20s) found this restaurant via TripAdvisor as it was fairly highly rated and close to our hotel. I am amazed it is not higher rated though! The service was excellent, the food was great and it was very reasonably...More

Thank Jimmy A
Reviewed 24 June 2018 via mobile

On a Saturday afternoon its a bit tricky to find somewhere to eat at especially when you are super hungry. We got to Kilimanjaro Jamia and it was quite packed at 3PM for me I take it as a sign that it's a great place....More

Thank ninamuchabo
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20 May 2017|
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Response from Jn P | Reviewed this property |
I agree with Mark, you simply call them on 0715424242 and then tell them the number of people and the day since they do reservations save for Thursdays and Fridays.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Kimathi Street | Kenwood House, Nairobi 00600, Kenya
  • Location: Africa  >  Kenya  >  Nairobi
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