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Nook Cafe


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US$ 2 - US$ 10
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Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Nook is located in a car park and a little hard to find but it’s a hidden gem. Fresh, wholesome tasty, food (with multiple vegan options) in a cosy atmosphere. Menu changes frequently to reflect local seasonal produce. Great food, great service, not to be...More

Date of visit: March 2019
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Not your standard restaurant. Ambience is quaint yet charming in a way brightens your spirits. The menu is authentic and comprises of meticulously prepared dishes and flavors from around the world. A must visit for anyone in Nairobi!

Date of visit: March 2019
1  Thank milleniatraveltip
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This place is incredibly hard to find but well worth the hassle of getting there. The food is fresh and the service is nice. Make sure you dont come late in the afternoon as this is a small place and they tend to run out...More

Date of visit: January 2019
1  Thank QueenNairobi
Reviewed 11 February 2019

I actually could not find this place, and had to ask 3 different people because I kept walking past it. But once I found it, I was blown away. I had an incredible taco and kind service. I'd recommend this place to anyone. To find...More

Date of visit: February 2019
1  Thank adventureeva
Reviewed 24 January 2019 via mobile

Read and heard good things about Nook from trusted articles and friends so decided to try it out myself. Called in to make a reservation, person on the phone (turned out to be the owner/chef) was hasty in her speech and even went on to...More

Date of visit: January 2019
2  Thank theindependentrelay
Reviewed 3 November 2018 via mobile

Today, We've been seating 10min. Chef came to say hello, We replied with smile. After 5min, total 15min of waiting, there were no assist from waiter at all,so we called "excuse me~" as polite tone. (It was usual beautiful saturday with our kids and family...More

Date of visit: November 2018
4  Thank song i
Reviewed 3 November 2018 via mobile

This place does not comprehend the basics of hospitality and human nature. Therefore, it does not even deserve a star. To begin with, there was no table guidance and acknowledgement of us for close to 10 mins on a rainy day, and if they cannot...More

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank Daniel S
Reviewed 19 September 2018

I do not give 5 stars (dots) often, but the Nook Cafe is one of those unique places you need to try at least once. Weekly specials touch on different regions of the world. Last week I tried the pork belly gua bao and katsu...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank gqgarc0n
Reviewed 15 August 2018

I ate here for the first time, a Sunday lunch. Once I found the place, which is a little hidden away on a back road (I used google maps) and went in, I was blown away with the charm and rustic ambience of the place...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Alykhan2014
Reviewed 1 August 2018

I love this little place. The food is always a different menu every week. I love the Vietnamese and Japanese weeks. I try to go here every few weeks but try to book ahead or you won't get a seat.

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank EEHogan
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Salma E
16 November 2017|
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Response from ChipK539 |
Of course that will depend where one is coming from, but take any matatu that takes one to Hurlingham. Look at the map here or on Google maps. it will be a walk of less than 5 minutes.
Salma E
15 November 2017|
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