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Thorn Tree Cafe

New Stanley Hotel, Kimathi St, city centre | Nairobi Central, Sarova Stanley, Nairobi, Kenya
+254 23 33283
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good43%
  • Average13%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“fennel soup” (2 reviews)
“heinz ketchup” (2 reviews)
“crepes” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
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New Stanley Hotel, Kimathi St, city centre | Nairobi Central, Sarova Stanley, Nairobi, Kenya
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went there for the Pizza Festival and am so glad it was the right choice. We were received by our waiter- Charles who made us feel at home and welcomed. The pizza was awesome!!! Thin crust and loads of cheese....my dream pizza was real!!!The...More

Thank Raychel K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

An extensive menu awaits guests of the Thorn Tree and while I found only one pasta dish - which I then ordered - there was a wide variety of starters, main courses and desserts available to choose from. I'd personally like to see all inclusive...More

Thank Safariafficionado
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I loved the restaurant. Great service and Great food.Special thanks to Annerita and Charles for the war, welcome

Thank Edd B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Its a good place to eat as its central and in town and the food is fantastic and there is lots of variety on the menu and the staff are very freindly.

Thank LisaRamsey1
Reviewed 10 September 2017 via mobile

The foods here are so good. The prices are very reasonable. I can't comply much. I've to recommend to out town.

Thank Khalid R
Reviewed 4 September 2017

The Thorn Tree is one of the most convenient places to have business meetings in Nairobi. Because it is centrally located, it is easy to find and access. Because it is quite pricey, it does not tend to be crowded meaning that you can have...More

Thank Peter M
Reviewed 27 August 2017

We did not get the chance to stay at the hotel, but I wish we had. On our last day in Kenya we decided to the visit the bar, try a duwa, the national drink, and have dinner. The bar is full of charm, and...More

Thank cinnabar01
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Reviewed 28 July 2017 via mobile

I made my second visit to The Thorn Tree Cafe, and once again was greeted by an amazing staff and treated to a wonderful meal. The wine, food and dessert was delicious and the staff went above and beyond to ensure we had a an...More

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Reviewed 10 July 2017

Breakfast buffet is good. Had lunch and dinner and the service was slow. There was 8 of us for dinner and there was not many in the restaurant and it was like the staff avoided us. Not sure if there was a problem in the...More

Thank Barb N
Reviewed 8 July 2017 via mobile

Great way to start the day with a sumptuous breakfast buffet. Mix of western grill and East African faire, coupled with plenty of coffee refills. Thoroughly enjoyable.

Thank Flick821
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Diana M
17 March 2016|
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Response from Totte B | Reviewed this property |
It is absolutely affordable and the menu offers a broad range also in price: soups, sallads, pizzas, chicken and beef. The sallads are nice - though not very big. If you order the tuna sallad - be sure it is done on a very... More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Delivery, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: New Stanley Hotel, Kimathi St, city centre | Nairobi Central, Sarova Stanley, Nairobi, Kenya
  • Location: Africa  >  Kenya  >  Nairobi
  • Phone Number: +254 23 33283
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