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Monikos Kitchen

P.O. Box 1500 - 00606, Nairobi 00606, Kenya
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

The food and service is almost always excellent whenever I pay a visit to Monikos. When I'm in Nairobi I have to stop myself from walking over everyday as I live really close by... The atmosphere is relaxed and not as loud and busy as the Java house next door. I look forward to enjoying Monikos again next time I'm... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2014

Tasty food and helpful staff. Orange cheese cake was an explosion of sugar and orange and zest and flavours... Special from the board was tasty and the same goes for the menu dish that we ordered. Now you can pay by mpesa, it worked just fine. I recommend. Very pleasant place.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

Typically a good atmosphere as a place. Foodwise though we ordered the potato skins as a snack shocked to find they were literally the peel of a potato cut off and fried costing 500 kshs - Felt completely cheated it is like serving the shavings of a carrot as a dish. The other food that arrived was also not cooked... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2014

I was at Monikos last night. I had been hearing about the burgers and had to go and try one. Incredible!! My wife had the snapper and it was also unbeleivable. We met Chef Kendi and she is the reason behind it all. Fabulous food and atmosphere. Well done!! Fred Kendani

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2014

I highly recommend you go for the specials every time you visit, the chef always has something special :) My favorite from the menu is the Swahili snapper comes and for a light biting I recommend the bacon cheese samosas (orgasm in the mouth) to wash it down white wine, Leopard's leap to be specific. The place has good ambiance,... More 

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936Diana83, Public Relations Manager at Monikos Kitchen, responded to this review

Dear Franklin, Thank you so much for your kind review, we are glad you loved your visit with us, you'll be glad to hear the swahili snapper will still be a regular on our specials, along with our carmbert samosa's. We look forward to having you join us again for a glass of stags leap (or two) More 

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Address: P.O. Box 1500 - 00606, Nairobi 00606, Kenya
Phone Number: +(254)0737032064
Location: Africa  >  Kenya  >  Nairobi
Cuisine: European, Hamburgers, Italian, Vegetarian, Healthy, Grill, Sandwiches

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