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Java House Kimathi

₹₹ - ₹₹₹Cafe, Mexican,
Kimathi Street, Nairobi 00505, Kenya
+254 725 412164
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good37%
  • Average18%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
2 Aug 2018
“Pan Africa Life”
19 Jul 2018
“Quality Meals always”
Open Now
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM Hours
Cafe, Mexican, Diner, Healthy, Vegetarian Friendly
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
Kimathi Street, Nairobi 00505, Kenya
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Reviewed 22 August 2018

We stopped in for a cappuccino and fresh pastry. Food and service were both good. Also, you can buy freshly roasted coffee beans to take home. Bags are filled right there while you wait.

Thank audrey r
Reviewed 9 August 2018

Visit it often because it is the closest to where I am. They also have relatively good food (recently there pepper steak has been a little off though).However the quality of service is usually dependent on who you are with or how you are dressed....More

Thank ciku m
Reviewed 2 August 2018

Dropped in mid-afternoon for a short break. we enjoyed the hospitality and fresh coffee and cakes. We planned to return for breakfast but got tied up with the offerings of our hotel Best Western Meridian Ran out of time to revisit and it is our...More

Thank kenjmuir
Reviewed 2 August 2018

I used to work upstairs at Pan Africa Life Kimathi Office and whenever I wanted to close a business deal it was the ideal place to be

Thank dansu07
Reviewed 19 July 2018

This is a busiest java house located in CBD. quality is well maintained and service is good. Generally go here for takeaway coffee.

Thank Sunil G
Reviewed 19 July 2018

The place is crowded most of the times owing to the good and quality food they serve here. I never have to wait more than a minute to find a seat. Service is warm and food tastes excellent.

Thank PriyaM857
Reviewed 12 July 2018 via mobile

An extremely busy establishment they don’t provide quick, efficient service...too many service mistakes...the WiFi is extremely slow, no management presence,tables not wiped down on time. There’s just....mediocre service here. Good coffee though and their Black Forest cake provided some slight relief to the bad experience...More

Thank ralphm671
Reviewed 15 May 2018

Looking for good coffee American style, American Breakfast..Look no farther than the Java Coffee House on Kimathi Street, easily accessible from Hotel Hennessis. Just a simple ten minute walk from the hotel... you can go while the afternoon there sipping on coffee as you observe...More

JavaGuestService, Guest Relations Manager at Java House Kimathi, responded to this reviewResponded 25 May 2018

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to review your experience with us and for recommending us to other travelers. We're glad to hear that you enjoy our coffee/food and we hope you'll be back soon for some more :) Take care

Reviewed 19 February 2018

The place is nice but the service is the worst of all the Javas I have ever gone to in the whole country. They have given me A cheese sandwich with Paper inside, Served me after waiting for 30 mins and after the 30 mins,...More

Thank titowaitara
JavaGuestService, Guest Relations Manager at Java House Kimathi, responded to this reviewResponded 25 May 2018

Dear Tito, Thank you for taking the time to review your experience with us and we're truly sorry to hear of your experiences at our Kimathi branch. We've escalated the issues raised to our area manager as well as the Operations department and we assure...More

Reviewed 20 January 2018

Coffee is excellent, but it's very busy and be careful if you buy beans of coffee for a gift, be sure to check its weight Because it may give you less weightMore

Thank Armopolo
JavaGuestService, Guest Relations Manager at Java House Kimathi, responded to this reviewResponded 22 January 2018

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to review your experience with us and we're glad to hear that you enjoy our coffee. We encourage our guests to always alert us incase of anything (be it poor service/coffee beans related complaints) and we'll address...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Wifi, Delivery, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
6:30 AM - 10:00 PM
6:30 AM - 10:00 PM
6:30 AM - 10:00 PM
6:30 AM - 10:00 PM
6:30 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Kimathi Street, Nairobi 00505, Kenya
  • Location: Africa  >  Kenya  >  Nairobi
  • Phone Number: +254 725 412164
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