We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Mambo Italia

Lavington Curve, James Gichuru Rd | Lavington Curve, James Gichuru Road & Galleria Mall, Nairobi, Kenya
+254 719 468885
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent34%
  • Very good44%
  • Average15%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“pizza” (96 reviews)
“bruschetta” (5 reviews)
“ice cream” (8 reviews)
Open Now
9:30 AM - 10:00 PM Hours
Italian, Pizza, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
Lavington Curve, James Gichuru Rd | Lavington Curve, James Gichuru Road & Galleria Mall, Nairobi, Kenya
All Details
Write a Review
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
Reviews (172)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
  • More languages

1 - 10 of 168 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I ordered for delivery. The pizza was good and the flavour combinations are original. Great ice cream too. A bit on the expensive side compared to other restaurants.

Thank Helen A
Reviewed 9 May 2018

The restaurant has a nice setting and there is ample parking/ even a small playground for the little ones. The food came relatively quickly and this was much appreciated given that it was a business lunch. loved the meal - and i must say the...More

Thank Nyakato
Reviewed 6 May 2018 via mobile

This place is ok for kids because of the playground close to the tables so you can eat and watch them play. However, except for a decent pizza, there is nothing Italian about it (I am Italian so I know..), any pasta sauce is so...More

Thank Scimmi77
MI_Management, Owner at Mambo Italia, responded to this reviewResponded 10 May 2018

Hi. The mushroom penne with grana, cream and roasted garlic may be the pasta you had (we can only take a guess) - its a good portion so perhaps this is why you found it heavy but our customers love it .... it remains the...More

Reviewed 19 April 2018

A friendly family place to go for a pizza. Kids can play around on the terrasse with slides and games while you're enjoying a moment with your friends! Pizza is very nice, crunchy and with quality ingredients! So nice to find italian type pizza over...More

Thank 986dianem
Reviewed 6 April 2018

I had visited Mambo years back and upon arrival on a Friday afternoon, was impressed to see the refurbished outdoor area and kids playground. Our server was professional and courteous, we quickly ordered a variety of pizzas, which arrived within 10 minutes. All of the...More

Thank Madame_Trey
Reviewed 26 March 2018 via mobile

Sitting at the balcony is a must👌🏾🔥 The ambience, staff and everything about this place is simply top!

Thank Bob O
MI_Management, Owner at Mambo Italia, responded to this reviewResponded 28 March 2018

thank you for the feedback!

Reviewed 5 March 2018

had never had their pizza's and after this visit i'm yet to find a place that beats them. Tasty, freshly made. Ambience was good; as was the service. Their Nutella drinking chocolate is awesome but comes in a very small mug; and is pricey.

Thank WangariWaK
Reviewed 27 February 2018

I was at the Mambo Italia - Lavington over the weekend. What excellent services accorded by the staff - 5* services. The cuisine was excellent, beautiful ambiance and amazing and fantastic staff spearheaded by the manager: Anne. We indeed had a wonderful time at this...More

Thank Directors P
Reviewed 12 January 2018

I always order my pizza from here and it's never disappointed. Delivery time is also as promised or even much earlier.

Thank Awhkanah
Reviewed 6 January 2018 via mobile

Yummy pizzas. Lamb chop very good too. Happy hour cocktails. Excellent friendly fast service. Good variety of foods. Will return. Kids playground for families.

Thank 746ballfamily746
Nearby HotelsSee all 184 hotels in Nairobi
Executive Residency by Best Western Nairobi
59 reviews
2.07 km away
Gramo Suites
7 reviews
2.11 km away
The Ndemi Place
102 reviews
2.27 km away
PrideInn Hotel Raphta
391 reviews
2.30 km away
Nearby Restaurants
Tokyo Japanese Restaurant
89 reviews
.40 km away
The Arbor
101 reviews
1.27 km away
La Salumeria
165 reviews
1.47 km away
Nearby Attractions
Circle Art Gallery
5 reviews
1.09 km away
41 reviews
.84 km away
Aromatics Spa
33 reviews
1.09 km away
Dallago Tours Kenya Tanzania Limited
7 reviews
1.45 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Mambo Italia staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Parking Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Kids, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
9:30 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
9:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Lavington Curve, James Gichuru Rd | Lavington Curve, James Gichuru Road & Galleria Mall, Nairobi, Kenya
  • Location: Africa  >  Kenya  >  Nairobi
  • Phone Number: +254 719 468885
  • E-mail
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing