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Seven Seafood & Grill

Certificate of Excellence
American, Caribbean, African, Family Fare
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ABC Place, Waiyaki Way, Nairobi, Kenya
(254) 737 776 677
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12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Closed now
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night, Private Dining
Description: Already considered to be Nairobi's premier steak and seafood destinations...
Already considered to be Nairobi's premier steak and seafood destinations, Seven's distinctive and innovatively designed restaurants offer a sumptuous selection of the finest Indian Ocean seafood and the finest cuts of locally produced beef aged on site in a glass, humidity controlled meat rooms. A mouth-watering array of oysters, lobsters, prawns and ocean fish are delivered daily, freshly prepared and accompanied by Seven's signature sauces. Meat lovers are well catered for, with exclusive, hand-selected cuts of Kenya's finest beef that have been carefully aged and butchered in house. Reviewed as the best in town, indulge in one of Seven's decadent desserts to complete Nairobi's most unique dining experiences.
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Visitor rating
  • 97
    Excellent
  • 87
    Very good
  • 22
    Average
  • 12
    Poor
  • 5
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Excellent service

Very good international cuisine with a focus on seafood. Gazpacho was good, but focus was more on bruschetta than the actual soup. Deserts were to die for, especially the key lime pie!

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 26, 2015
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Stockholm, Sweden
Good for:
  • Breakfast/Brunch
  • Dinner
  • Reservations
  • Late Night
  • Private Dining
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Stockholm, Sweden
Contributor
13 reviews 13 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2015 NEW

Very good international cuisine with a focus on seafood. Gazpacho was good, but focus was more on bruschetta than the actual soup. Deserts were to die for, especially the key lime pie!

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Nairobi, Kenya
Contributor
17 reviews 17 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2015 NEW

Midweek should be quiet and slow in most restaurants, but Seven was about 60% full. Ambience was business like, decor was modern. Waitress gave us orientation but i couldnt hear what she was saying, i had to figure it out myself. I could not imagine that such a restaurant had no natural juice on offer...only soda! My steak came in... More 

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Cambridge, United Kingdom
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13 reviews 13 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2015

We started going to Seven on a regular basis about 9 months ago - on average once/twice a month. It was our favourite restaurant in Nairobi - until last night. What has happened to the food and the service? Were the chef and manager on holiday? There were 4 of us, all regulars. I had my usual Fisherman's Stew, which... More 

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Leah N, Public Relations Manager at Seven Seafood & Grill, responded to this review

Dear Mati99, Thank you so much for your recent review on your dining experience at Seven. We would like to apologize, in regards to the food and service not being as per your expectations leading to the disappointment. We are looking very seriously into the case. Kindly, assist us with your email address or day time contact as we would... More 

Nairobi, Kenya
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2015

Had gone for a business lunch, food was great and the juice was simply to die for...Very Refreshing (the Juice)!

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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11 reviews 11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

Our party of 3 visited Seven to celebrate a birthday. After a diet of meat staying at the Safari Park Hotel, we all felt the need for seafood and we weren't disappointed. The lobster cappuccino, red snapper were great. Sav blanc was reasonably priced, staff very welcoming and a surprise birthday dessert was tastefully handled. Give it a try.

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Leah N, Public Relations Manager at Seven Seafood & Grill, responded to this review

Dear Bluemooned, Thank you for your kind review. I appreciate the fact that you enjoyed your meal as well as the wine. We look forward to hosting you upon your next visit. Regards, Leah More 

Nairobi, Kenya
Senior Contributor
21 reviews 21 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

That's what this place is for seafood lovers. Wonderful food, wonderful service, wonderful ambience. Made my birthday outing an excellent treat. Setting is not too private hence a perfect place for groups as opposed to a romantic dinner. Would recommend it.

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Leah N, Public Relations Manager at Seven Seafood & Grill, responded to this review

Dear Mstrixie, Thank you for the review. We are glad you can validate Seven at the best place for seafood lovers and that you enjoyed your birthday. Proud to be associated with wonderful service, food and ambiance and would recommend it to anyone We look forward to hosting you again. Regards, Leah More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 11, 2015

I loved the reception they gave us though we were an hour late due to Nairobi Traffic. Friendly waiters, who had patience and were well versed with the menu. The food did not take long to arrive....A wonderful experience. The music from Mercury at times got in the way of conversations.....but all in all the food was awesome and the... More 

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Leah N, Public Relations Manager at Seven Seafood & Grill, responded to this review

Dear Mwikali, Thank you so much for such a kind review. Am glad you enjoyed the service, the food and the experience. Sorry about the noise, in future as we expend we shall take note of such. We look forward to hosting you again. Regards, More 

Nairobi, Kenya
Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 2, 2015

The booking process was very simple, they were really friendly and even called to confirm that I was still coming. The ambience is very nice and it was lit just right for a dinner setting. The music selection was upbeat but not too overpowering. The hostess, Elizabeth showed us to our seats and the menus came. However there was a... More 

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Leah N, Public Relations Manager at Seven Seafood & Grill, responded to this review

Dear Enanum, On behalf of Seven Restaurants and the entire team, we appreciate your review. We are glad to know you had a wonderful experience from booking to your three coarse meal. We have taken note of the Non-alcoholic issue,by the time we are participating next year, we shall have sorted it out. We look forward to hosting you again.... More 

Kathmandu, Nepal
Top Contributor
71 reviews 71 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2015

The place might be one of the fanciest in Nairobi, many expensive cars around and it starts to be crowded as of 8:00pm (concierge advised us to come before and he was right). The seafood is really great, I enjoyed everything. The place is noisy a bit and the tables are not so large to accommodate larger gatherings. Nice...

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Leah N, Public Relations Manager at Seven Seafood & Grill, responded to this review

Dear Flateg, Thank you for the feedback. We are glad you enjoyed everything . In future we shall consider a better accommodative structure. Regards, Leah More 

Nairobi, Kenya
Senior Contributor
23 reviews 23 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2015

Seven Seafood is one of my favorite restaurant in Nairobi. They have a great menu that changes every now and then, and options are always flavorful. I must say that they can be inconsistent and I have been disappointed with a dishes that I know usually are tasty. I personally love the crab pots, which are also probably the best... More 

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Leah N, Public Relations Manager at Seven Seafood & Grill, responded to this review

Dear Frogtila, Thank you for your kind response. We are really glad to know that upon your visit you got to enjoy what was in our menu and the selection of our cocktails. We agree, noise is quite a challenge especially on a busy night .In future we will consider that as we expand. We look forward to hosting you... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: ABC Place, Waiyaki Way, Nairobi, Kenya
  • Location: Africa  >  Kenya  >  Nairobi
  • Phone Number: (254) 737 776 677

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: American, Caribbean, African, Family Fare

Description

Already considered to be Nairobi's premier steak and seafood destinations, Seven's distinctive and innovatively designed restaurants offer a sumptuous selection of the finest Indian Ocean seafood and the finest cuts of locally produced beef aged on site in a glass, humidity controlled meat rooms. A mouth-watering array of oysters, lobsters, prawns and ocean fish are delivered daily, freshly prepared and accompanied by Seven's signature sauces. Meat lovers are well catered for, with exclusive, hand-selected cuts of Kenya's finest beef that have been carefully aged and butchered in house. Reviewed as the best in town, indulge in one of Seven's decadent desserts to complete Nairobi's most unique dining experiences.
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Monday
12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Thursday
12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Friday
12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Saturday
12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm

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