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About Thyme

Corner of Peponi Road and Eldama Ravine Road | Westlands, Nairobi 00800, Kenya
+254 721 850026
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good42%
  • Average16%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (13 reviews)
“key lime pie” (6 reviews)
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CUISINES
European, International, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
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Corner of Peponi Road and Eldama Ravine Road | Westlands, Nairobi 00800, Kenya
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1 - 10 of 201 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

About Thyme offers a very pleasant service with good food, the space is also quiet to have some serious talks

3  Thank henoklaike
elvie624, Guest Relations Manager at About Thyme, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Henoklaike, Thank you for taking the time to leave us a feedback and we're glad to hear that you love our food and ambience. See you again soon. Best regards, About Thyme Management

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is one of Nairobis most pleasant and enjoyable restaurants. Really great food, a thoughful, creative, and varied menu,a lovely lovely vibe, and friendly service. The only trouble was our meal took ages and ages to arrive - granted we were quite a number (table...More

2  Thank Judy K
elvie624, Guest Relations Manager at About Thyme, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Judy K, Thank you for taking the time to leave us a feedback. We're happy to hear that you love our place, food and service. Our apologies for the part that we did not meet your expectation. It could really get busy sometimes but...More

Reviewed 2 August 2017

service was good,food was amazing,i had the pork chops that came with an amazing apple sauce,definately be back

2  Thank Sam N
elvie624, Guest Relations Manager at About Thyme, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Sam N, Thank you for taking the time to leave us a feedback. We're happy to hear that you were beyond satisfied with our food and service. We look forward to serving you again soon. Best Regards, About Thyme Management

Reviewed 29 July 2017

About Thyme is located in a quiet garden setting and offers great brunches and desserts. Consistency is hard to find in Nairobi, but here you are usually guaranteed a good meal. Service can be a bit slow, but that is normal in Nairobi.More

1  Thank Nate D
elvie624, Guest Relations Manager at About Thyme, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Nate D, Thank you for taking the time to leave us a feedback. We're glad that you love our food and location. It does get busy sometimes but getting served with freshly cooked delicious food is worth the little wait. Thank you and see...More

Reviewed 21 July 2017

About Thyme offers a terraced garden-like atmosphere . The menu is unique and varied but still very accessible. We have had delicious burgers and gourmet lunch. Good service.

1  Thank Julie P
elvie624, Guest Relations Manager at About Thyme, responded to this reviewResponded 22 July 2017

Dear Julie P, Thank you so much for taking the time to leave us a feedback. We appreciate the kind words, and we are happy to hear that you were satisfied with our food and service. See you again soon. Regards, About Thyme Management

Reviewed 13 July 2017

Place looks like an old officers mess from colonial thymes and it's hard not to imagine those military types drinking G&T's on the lawns to keep the mosquitos at bay after the flag has gone down. We were part of an international group having our...More

1  Thank robinn669
elvie624, Guest Relations Manager at About Thyme, responded to this reviewResponded 22 July 2017

Dear robinn669, Thank you so much for taking the time to write us a review. We're happy to hear that you had a great evening with our restaurant. See you again soon. Regards, About Thyme Management

Reviewed 13 July 2017 via mobile

Tried out the place during burger festival. The staff are very welcoming. Hoped to sit outside but it was fully booked. Either way we really enjoyed our burgers.small nice place

1  Thank SARAH G
elvie624, Guest Relations Manager at About Thyme, responded to this reviewResponded 22 July 2017

Dear SARAH G, Thank you so much for taking the time to leave us a great review. We're happy to hear that you had an enjoyable experience in our restaurant. See you again soon. Regards, About Thyme Management

Reviewed 7 July 2017

A cosy little restaurant hidden away in Westlands behind Westgate Centre. Fabulous ambiance, exceptional freshly made food, and the best wines. Fabulous for a date night.

1  Thank Jackie M
elvie624, Guest Relations Manager at About Thyme, responded to this reviewResponded 22 July 2017

Dear Jackie M, Thank you so much for taking the time to leave us a review. We're glad to hear that you had a fabulous time with us. See you again soon :) Regards, About Thyme Management

Reviewed 3 July 2017

Am a bit late in writing this, but better late than never. Lived round the corner and finally made it for Sunday brunch. The eggs Benedict were fabulous. The gardens great, and even though full, one didn't feel crowded or hear the others...perhaps that had...More

1  Thank Nicky N
elvie624, Guest Relations Manager at About Thyme, responded to this reviewResponded 22 July 2017

Dear Nicky N, Thank you so much for taking the time to leave us a wonderful review. Nothing makes us happier than knowing that our customers always have great experiences dining with us. Thank you again and see you. Regards, About Thyme Management

Reviewed 2 July 2017

Before we went for breakfast I checked to see what time the restaurant opens and it stated 9am on Facebook. We got there at 10am, no cutlery on the tables, chairs not in upright positions, waiters looking like they had just woken up and rubbish...More

Thank letsgoflyakite
mssales, Guest Relations Manager at About Thyme, responded to this reviewResponded 3 July 2017

Hello Bini, Thanks so much for visiting us yesterday and for bringing to our attention the Sunday hours error in our profile. Our opening time Sundays has always been 10 am. Additionally, the evening before we were unusually busy and closed later than our normal...More

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roy o
12 May 2017|
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Response from mssales | Property representative |
All the menus are on our website. Please click on the link in our profile or visit our Facebook page. We're currently hosting Nairobi Burger Fest through 14th May. We look forward to serving you.
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kokett20062001
9 March 2017|
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Response from mssales | Property representative |
Hello, Price range depends on what you order. Kindly refer to our website (click on link in our profile) for access to all of our menus.
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claremacrina13
20 January 2017|
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Response from mssales | Property representative |
Live soothing Jazz every Thursday. Very nice!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Private Dining, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 15:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 23:00
Thursday
12:00 - 23:00
Friday
12:00 - 23:00
Saturday
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Corner of Peponi Road and Eldama Ravine Road | Westlands, Nairobi 00800, Kenya
  • Location: Africa  >  Kenya  >  Nairobi
  • Phone Number: +254 721 850026
Description
We offer indoor and outdoor dining. Outdoor dining options are aplenty, either on our terrace or 'Down Thyme' garden. If the weather is a bit chilly we offer jikos to warm you up, or dine inside next to our cosy fireplace.
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