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Gazebo Grill

Kenya Road, Nairobi, Kenya
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Ranked #236 of 341 Restaurants in Nairobi
Cuisines: African
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Description: Opposit the Crowne Plaza Hotel.
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English first
Nairobi, Kenya
Senior Contributor
27 reviews 27 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2013

The waiters are not very helpful. You send them and they disappear for some time. Some of the normal brands of drinks that are readily available everywhere were not there and one was forced to take what was on offer.

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Senior Contributor
44 reviews 44 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
53 helpful votes 53 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2013

You won't find this place featured in the next Vogue Travel & Entertaining magazine but it's cheap, it's cheerful with some authentic Kenya cuisine. Try the ugali, a starchy, stodgey, maize-like side accompaniment. The Daini chicken is nice too. I went back a few times when the Crowne Plaza room service menu lacked appeal.

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Top Contributor
86 reviews 86 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
62 helpful votes 62 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2012

Gazebo Grill is across the street from the Crowne Plaza in the Upper Hill district. It is a choma restaurant (Kenyan speciality, large portions of beef or chicken--occasionally you can see the cook hacking away at a carcass suspended from a hook in a room visible to diners just off the kitchen) so the limited menu is largely based on... More 

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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66 reviews 66 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 5, 2012

This is a good value for money choice if you are staying in Crowne Plaza. The choices are limited but the price is reasionable and food tastes good. I had dinner there 3 / nights I was in Narobi.

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London, United Kingdom
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28 reviews 28 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2011

Such a nice place but abit confusing with so many functions at the same weekend.Couldn't offer wine in bottles.Food was good.

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Nairobi, Kenya
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2011

Nice location in upperhill area of Nairobi, though the place had many tables reserved the day we visited the waiter did well to find us a table for our group, the service was quick and freindly, the food was exellecent but know if you are a tourist visiting here know that people in these parts of the world like their... More 

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Address: Kenya Road, Nairobi, Kenya
Location: Africa  >  Kenya  >  Nairobi
Cuisine: African

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