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Rusty Nail - CLOSED

Ngong Road past Karen dukas, Nairobi, Kenya
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Dining options: Reservations
Most recent review
- Feb 20, 2012
Restaurant details
Dining options: Reservations

33 reviews from our community

78% Recommend
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  • English first
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English first
Arusha, Tanzania
Senior Contributor
24 reviews 24 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2012 via mobile

Tasty food - recommend the deep fried camembert cheese and the stuffed cheese samoosas - divine. Lovely gardens so great for kids who don't wanna hang around the folks. Service was pretty quick and oprice reasonable. Will go back for sure

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London, United Kingdom
Senior Contributor
31 reviews 31 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2012

Not as good as Talisman nearby but a nice restaurant nevertheless in Karen

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Des Moines, Iowa
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 11, 2012

It was a beautiful garden setting atmosphere with extensive menu. The staff were very attentive and the food was very good. What a surprise to have appetisers,a bottle of nice wine ,2 meals and tip very $75. Will definitely repeat.

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nairobi
Senior Contributor
29 reviews 29 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2012

Nice main courses. Enjoyable wine selection. Nice gardens to enjoy a stroll on a Sunday brunch

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Senior Reviewer
10 reviews 10 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2012

The food is good and consistent from dish to dish. The menu choices are varied

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Nanyuki, Kenya
Top Contributor
69 reviews 69 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2012

The first time we visited the Rusty Nail we we bowled over by the service, the food and the general ambiance of this restaurant, we couldn't fault it. Visit 2 was awful, the steak tough and unappetizing and I abandoned the dessert (apple pie) after one mouthful. Our third visit, this time accompanied by a friend who particularly wanted to... More

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Cape Town
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20 reviews 20 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2011

The Rusty Nail is a gastro pub with lots of outdoor seating, large trees, green expansive gardens, lots of sunshine and good food. The owners are a brother and sister team and they do an amazing job of welcoming guests. The staff are good and has to be one of the best gastro pubs I have ever visited. Drop in... More

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Nairobi, Kenya
Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2011

The presentation and climate invites always to enjoy the meals from a variety of courses that don't disappoint the most exigent palates. The old colonial cottage that host the restaurant has been decorated with simplicity and warmly. It has also a bar section that invite to watch football. The wine list is well prepare. You'll wont miss a good wine... More

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Ontario
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30 reviews 30 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2011

Went in march with 20 other people--so considering how many of us, i would say the service and food was great! They had little heaters all over to keep us warm as it really cooled off at night.

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Belfast, United Kingdom
Senior Contributor
44 reviews 44 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2011

I have been going to this restaurant for years. The ambience is excellent and the food and service are just superb. Very reasonable prices. Not to be missed. Safe and ample car parking too.

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