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Limuru Road | Tribe Hotel The Village Market, Gigiri, Nairobi 00621, Kenya
+254 20 7200000
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good33%
  • Average21%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“spare ribs” (3 reviews)
“beef fillet” (2 reviews)
“soups” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
International, European
Limuru Road | Tribe Hotel The Village Market, Gigiri, Nairobi 00621, Kenya
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This place is usually good but today we were a group of 8 and no one enjoyed. The good was average or below average. We inquired with the waiter if they changed the chef but we learnt the problem was the head chef was on...More

Thank G_foodietravlr1212
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We were a group of 12. I really liked the private room. The service was great, food was different for each of us. My spaghetti Bologna’s was a lump, however my Husband swears it was one of the best lobster he has had.

Thank Amrita J
Reviewed 17 July 2017 via mobile

Jiko, located at the Tribe hotel offers an intimate and cozy dining ambience. Located at the basement of the hotel, next to the winding swimming pool, this restaurant has array of culinary delights on offer with tasty and elaborate salads, soups and seafood among others...More

Thank grace_den_dulk
Reviewed 31 May 2017 via mobile

Located in the stylish Tribe hotel this restaurant has good service, excellent food and beautiful surroundings.

Thank Pablo F
Reviewed 10 February 2017

Fantastic service. We were given really good attention - and good recommendation of wine. We had beef fillet and spare ribs - and we were both very satisfied. The atmosphere is calm - not noisy at all like so many other Nairobi restaurants. A really...More

Thank Hans L
Reviewed 8 February 2017

Dinner by the pool or inside a fine hotel but are beautiful. I prefer out by the pool. The food is upscale ad very good. I'd go back many times for the Crispy Salmon Nori and Big Time Chocolate!!!

Thank Cyndy W
Reviewed 26 January 2017 via mobile

I went for dinner on a Wednesday night. There were plenty of servers but the service was terrible. I asked for wine they never brought it. I asked for my check they never brought it. I finally got up and went to the restroom. When...More

Thank c8h12n4o3
Reviewed 20 January 2017 via mobile

We got a private room as the group was large but it suited us perfectly. Both the appetizer and main food options were great as was the wine.

Thank Bhavesh M
Reviewed 6 January 2017

We love to go to The Tribe restaurant almost every Friday night. Our 9-year-old loves it. We love the food and service, and my husband is a Chef de Cuisine, so we know what we are talking about. Can it get better? yes, if the...More

Thank Patricia B
Reviewed 21 December 2016

The restaurant is part of the Tribe hotel, where I stayed for a few weeks. I ordered something small from Jiko basically every evening and everything I tried was fresh, nicely presented and tasty. I got addicted to their vegetable tempura - you know those...More

Thank Carla C
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 5 - US$ 35
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Buffet, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Takeout, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Romantic, Business meetings
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Limuru Road | Tribe Hotel The Village Market, Gigiri, Nairobi 00621, Kenya
  • Location: Africa  >  Kenya  >  Nairobi
  • Phone Number: +254 20 7200000
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  • This restaurant is at Tribe Hotel
The restraunt was called Epic (which already features on Tripadvisor) and has recently re-opened as Jiko.
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