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Kitale Lane | Off Dennis Pritt Road, Nairobi 00100, Kenya
+254 733 777173
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Nairobi, Kenya
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138 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I love experiencing new places and eating different kinds of food. I don't easily give a one-star review but here I am. The restaurant has a very nice patio, and that's about it. We were a group of 5. It took a while to get a waiter to take our order. The ice tea was so bland and lacking flavor.... More 

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Canton of Zurich, Switzerland
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29 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 January 2017

From breakfast to snack to dinner, we had most meals here and noticed many coming here to dine from outside. Afternoon Tea is served daily, breakfast is delicious, and dinner choices are great, all meals with an option to be delivered to your suite.

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Thank caroka
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 January 2017

Restaurant is a part of the Palacina hotel, so there is no need to wander around looking for a good food. International cousine and very kind staff.

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Thank Krešimir S
Herndon, Virginia
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10 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 January 2017 via mobile

It has been an experience much unexpected compared to all my previous trips to Nairobi. It is definitely a home away from home with the touch of an above and beyond service. Great staff and management. Located in the middle of Nairobi, it is close to entertainment and malls, and about 30 min from the airport (without traffic of course😏).... More 

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Athens, Greece
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9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

Nice clean and serene enviroment , in the heart of Nairobi, safety matters, excelent cousine and warm personel

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Evesham, United Kingdom
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291 reviews
157 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 123 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 July 2016 via mobile

Well cooked food with good options for lunch or dinner. If staying at the hotel for a few days it does get a bit repetitive however gives you the option to try a few different items from the menu. Really enjoyed the chicken wing starters and had a well cooked steak. Rosemary bread very tasty.

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Thank Lwatson1970
California
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 April 2016

Nice environment, good service, although there are limited options, especially if you are staying at the hotel for multiple days. The lunch and dinner menu are the same.

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Thank RDH23
Nairobi, Kenya
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43 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 April 2016

Palacina -Moonflower restaurant has always been a place to dine, its ideal for a quiet special occasion dinners as the expectations and results are always welcome. the food is always exceptional and although a bit pricy, its always worth every penny. The staff are very friendly and always ready with all the advise one would need.

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Thank Kristine K
Bewdley, United Kingdom
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14 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 March 2016

We had forgotten it was Valentines day so it was a nice surprise to find the special menu in the Moonflower restaurant at the Palacina. The food was beautifully presented and tasty. Service was good and the price reasonable.

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Thank j0hnr50
Hong Kong, China
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 February 2016

I spent 9 nights at Palacina and can honestly say that it is one of the finest hotels I've ever stayed at. The staff are exceptionally courteous and friendly and the rooms are gorgeous. There's a lovely complimentary high tea every afternoon, coffee and tea throughout the day. The hotel has several excellent drivers and the security is superb -... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 10 - US$ 50
Cuisine
European, International
Meals
Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Takeout
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Kitale Lane | Off Dennis Pritt Road, Nairobi 00100, Kenya
  • Location: Africa  >  Kenya  >  Nairobi
  • Phone Number: +254 733 777173

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