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Mambo Italia

) #37 of 501 Restaurants in Nairobi ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ Italian, Pizza, European
Lavington Curve, James Gichuru Rd, Nairobi, Kenya
+254 719 468885
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good45%
  • Average14%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“pizza” (80 reviews)
“gelato” (6 reviews)
“bbq pork” (3 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 22:00All hours
Italian, Pizza, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
Lavington Curve, James Gichuru Rd, Nairobi, Kenya
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Reviews (147)
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Just what two new friends needed after a long walk. Chef Peter, Waiter Ebrahim, Elizabeth and Louis were exceptional co-conspirators in an experience that did nothing for calorie control, but offered everything that is good, delicious, well-prepared. Pizza to dream about before a view of...More

Thank Nyam B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Sadly going to the garden city mall branch might be an option.. Sadly the lavington curve mall branch has been disappointing and wouldn't recommend A whole list of things went wrong ..and Alex the manager always gave excuses.. Vanessa our waitress wasn't any better. From...More

Thank gakenia k
MI_Management, Owner at Mambo Italia, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Sun Jun 18, Fathers Day, was exceptionally busy. Our staff did a brilliant job overall looking after all guests and managing the waiting list. We regret the mixup that occured with your order where the Ribs was taken to the wrong table accidentally and another...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had had long day hospital things and really just wanted a great meal quickly. I am never going there again. The service was under par, they had so many waiters standing around talking and just hovering around. I ordered the Calamari Fritti.....no we don't have...More

3  Thank emutua2000
MI_Management, General Manager at Mambo Italia, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi and sorry to hear about your experience. The order for chicken wings and chips came in at 8.02 in the kitchen and the other for meatballs and grilled aubergines came in at 8.08pm. As per your request, the kitchen was told to prep all...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Nice Friday evening plan. The pizzas are succulent, tasty and everything a pizza should be. It was a first time visit. Thanks Emily &Francis, excellent service. Pros Very Fast turnaround from order to delivery (amazing) Excellent service Accessible Cons Large groups might be tricky on...More

Thank Stanngure
Reviewed 17 May 2017

I love this place. The menu, the atmosphere and the overall feel and interior of the restaurant. It's the perfect place to go during sunny Nairobi afternoons for a lovely lunch with your beau as you enjoy a glass of wine and all their numerous...More

Thank Kymberli A
Reviewed 13 May 2017 via mobile

Visit there for more then 4 times.. say it all 😄😄... They have playground for kids whice give us 4 min to enjoy the food😃😃 Great place to visit with friends and family! Insata me Limoridan

Thank Limisrael
Reviewed 2 May 2017

Instead of visiting their Lavington curve branch,we decided to test their delivery service after a long trip upcountry. The order was taken quickly and all the details were confirmed for a Scilian pizza and two lasagnas.They were promptly delivered within the time they stated though...More

Thank Byron78
Reviewed 20 April 2017 via mobile

Great pizza and wide selection of wine, very friendly & knowledgeable service staff, I recommend for a family dinner or even romantic night out

Thank Looguy007
Reviewed 17 April 2017

We had a very late breakfast this morning at Mambo Italia. It's a rooftop terrace restaurant with treetop views over the surrounding suburb. We parked in the safe, guarded basement parking and rode the elevator to the top floor. The restaurant is big, spacious and...More

Thank craigallan-za
Reviewed 12 April 2017

The Location is good, though the ambience indoors wasn't that great, can do more to amp this up. The terrace really needs some warmers of sorts coz it was a chilly and breezy evening. Next time please have your staff meetings away from the patrons...More

Thank Dennis N
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Lavington Curve, James Gichuru Rd, Nairobi, Kenya
  • Location: Africa  >  Kenya  >  Nairobi
  • Phone Number: +254 719 468885
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