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Mama Ngina Street, Nairobi, Kenya
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06:00 - 20:30
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Hours:
Sun 06:30 - 20:30
Mon 06:00 - 20:30
Tue 06:30 - 20:30
Wed 06:00 - 20:30
Sat 06:00 - 20:30
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122 reviews
81 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Decide to visit for a coffee whilst down town Nanyuki. The place is clean, modern and inviting with indoor and out door seating. Good coffee and pastries with a good snack/meal menu. Well worth a visit.

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Thank The_Somerton_Badger
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21 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

Dorman's is a no frills cafe at the Junction & The Village Market. Coffee is great but I recently discovered their waffles. I don't have a sweet tooth so I immediately gravitated towards the savoury options, with some misgivings. I chose the Zucchini & Herb. Absolutely yummy. Portion was generous (I only managed half!) with a lovely simple side salad.... More 

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Thank Ciqu W
Nairobi, Kenya
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78 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 April 2016

Came here for breakfast the price is reasonable and service comes with a smile, had a cappuccino small and a muffins and the bill came to 300/= so pocket friendly and there is parking available as well. Try it out

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Thank Mayur N
Sydney, Australia
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50 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 April 2016

On our way back to Nairobi Airport we stopped here for lunch. The service was very good and the food was tasty.

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Thank Toni F
Nairobi, Kenya
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8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 March 2016 via mobile

We visited it for afternoon snacks and coffee. The service was prompt and offered suggestions on what we should eat. We thoroughly enjoyed the coffee and muffins. It was really busy with many expats. Its clearly a good coffee house you should visit. Keep it up

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Thank davidkagwi2016
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12 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 January 2016 via mobile

Had best smoothie of all time though need to add more icecream on the vanilla one.... Enjoyed my biscuit smoothie so did n't friend so creamy and dreamy

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Thank Judy M
Nairobi
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273 reviews
162 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 89 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 November 2015 via mobile

There are many coffee houses at Junction but I still like this place. It's very personal, whether it's takeaway or seated. If you have had enough of shopping then this is a great place to stop and breathe. They have great coffee, sandwiches and cookies. Did I mention the smoothies? The best part for parents is that it is super... More 

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Thank Dotts0908
Nairobi
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14 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 September 2015 via mobile

Tired of getting ripped off by companies looking to pad their bottom line at the expense of the consumer. Got a milkshake in a take away cup and it was 2/3 full. Seriously??? Only reason I gave them 2 stars was because the milkshake was good...but what a rip off. Other places that give you the same quality and more... More 

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Kaltenkirchen, Germany
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135 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 September 2015 via mobile

You like a big cappuccino with a very good brownie, go to Doormans and ENJOY!!! With friend or for business always a good place to go....

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Thank Tatjana0409
Mombasa, Kenya
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27 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 July 2015

Dormans prides itself in being one of the oldest coffee exporters in Kenya. One of their catch lines is since 1950. They're based in several locations and recently sold most of their retail outlets to the Art cafe chain. But, that meant that their chain became more exclusive, and has a very neo hipster look and feel to it nowadays.... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 10
Cuisine
Cafe, Delicatessen
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating
Open Hours
Sunday
06:30 - 20:30
Monday
06:00 - 20:30
Tuesday
06:30 - 20:30
Wednesday
06:00 - 20:30
Saturday
06:00 - 20:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Mama Ngina Street, Nairobi, Kenya
  • Location: Africa  >  Kenya  >  Nairobi

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