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Rusty Nail - CLOSED

Ngong Road past Karen dukas, Nairobi, Kenya
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Dining options: Reservations
Most recent review
- May 30, 2014
Restaurant details
Dining options: Reservations

33 reviews from our community

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  • English first
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English first
Nairobi, Kenya
Senior Contributor
24 reviews 24 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2014

Cannot comment as it has closed gone...... There is a Rusty nail outside catering and they are excellent.. This Rusty Nail restaurant has closed the building has gone.. All part of Kenya's history..

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2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2013

Visited this restaurant with friends right before it closed it's doors. It was scenic when it was open, and the food was nice.

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Nairobi, Kenya
Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2013

I attended a friend's birthday lunch at Rusty Nail, and enjoyed the friendly seclusion and staff willingness to attend patiently to each client, even when our ideas are not good for the palate. The Samosas here are a great appetizer

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Brussels, Belgium
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2013

Very goooood for dinner! Had dinner here for the evening from Kisima House and it was all wow. "karebu sana as they say

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Hamilton
Senior Contributor
21 reviews 21 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2012

Visited here for dinners and lunches. food is very good, service excellent and the garden a lovely surprise.

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Nowra, Australia
Top Contributor
52 reviews 52 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2012

WOW, what a great spot for a chat over late night drinks. The atmosphere and setting is very nice.

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Senior Contributor
38 reviews 38 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2012

This place was one of the best for steaks and such in the greater Nairobi area (it was in the Karen suburb). Please be aware that it is now closed for good.

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Doha, Qatar
Top Contributor
74 reviews 74 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2012

Fantastic setting, obviously an old Kenya home transformed into a restaurant. Very relaxed and laid back.

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Nairobi, Nairobi Area, Kenya
Contributor
20 reviews 20 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2012

Beautifully decked out, the restaurant boasts splendid decor and great service though I did struggle with over salted dinner.

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Toronto, Canada
Top Contributor
54 reviews 54 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2012

A lovely outdoor setting with decent food for good value. Far enjoy afternoon meal and drinks in the lush gardens & patio over an evening meal though. Food & service are good though. The "barn" is a great spot to catch a major sporting event and the staff are friendly. Just check with staff when it is open.

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