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Taste of China

6th floor VIP Plaza, Westlands road, | Westlands, Nairobi, Kenya
+254 720 222211
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Ranked #41 of 321 Restaurants in Nairobi
Cuisines: Chinese
Dining options: Reservations, Takeout, Delivery, Late Night
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Dining options: Reservations, Takeout, Delivery, Late Night
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  • Chinese (Simplified) first
  • English first
  • Any
English first
Nairobi, Kenya
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014

My first experience with Taste of China was horrible. I visited there without an appointment and was literally asked to leave because they would not serve us. I asked if I could wait for a free table and was denied and told to make an appointment the next time i came. A friend of mine insisted that we visit there... More

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Nairobi, Kenya
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4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

Always good food in great portions. Good value. the ambiance is lovely, eating on the terrace at night makes it special with amazing views of the city.

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Nairobi
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7 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2014

Went as a large family. Very good service, the owner great you upon entry and keeps checking on you through out. The food is nice. But I always prefer fresh mushrooms over canned, so the chicken mushroom did not quite do it for me.The beef sizzler was quite yummy, so were the chicken wings. Nice restaurant, would recommend.

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Nairobi, Nairobi, Kenya
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15 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2014

Yes, there is such a concept called Indian chinese! Its quite popular in India and Taste of China is the only authentic Indian Chinese that does a great job of this fusion in the whole of Kenya. Must try - Seafood soup (heavenly) and crab. Off the menu ask them for 'Fish in a foil'. Trust me, you'll be pleasantly... More

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Nairobi, Kenya
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

Nice menu, Great staff, friendly and always accommodating management. The best choice for Fusion Chinese in Nairobi. I have introduced many of my friends there and all of them enjoyed the great food. Try the Double Fried Pork. You can't go wrong

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Huntsville, Alabama
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135 reviews 135 reviews
84 restaurant reviews
58 helpful votes 58 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2014

I thought food was extremely greasy. All our starters were deep fried. And main course the chicken was on the tough side. Prawns were soft. Tofu was good and so was the fried rice. Service and decor was great. Parking below is a mad house. But then if you live in Nairobi - you get use to it.

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Loughborough, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2014

Excellent food and very good service. A good mix of non-veg and veggie food. The owner had a chat with us, nice guy. Nice views of Nairobi by night. Plenty of generous portions of food. You can choose regular or large portions. No need to bother with the large ones. I would recommend sharing rice between two people as there... More

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Nairobi, Kenya
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2014

Agreed that this is not fully authentic Chinese, but it is the best fusion chinese i have ever had, their spare rib dish is fantastic..... my mouth is watering just talking about it.... Very impressed with the serving portions, definetely great value for money... The customer service is very good, and we are always well looked after. They also have... More

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Nairobi
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10 reviews 10 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2014

Excellent food. The service is excellent. Try their Chinese Nachos and their fried babycorn...also their Veggie Spring rolls are excellent...The views of Nairobi from their balcony are fantastic.

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Nairobi, Nairobi Area, Kenya
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33 reviews 33 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2014

Oily and spicy with very little flavour. No ambience as such to speak of. Good service. The place appears to be quite busy.

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