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“Pretty good nyama choma” 3 of 5 stars
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Njugunas
waiyaki Way, Nairobi, Kenya
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Ranked #251 of 343 Restaurants in Nairobi
Cuisines: African
Good for: Local cuisine
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Good for: Local cuisine
Nairobi, Nairobi, Kenya
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42 reviews 42 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 15 cities Reviews in 15 cities
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
“Pretty good nyama choma”
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2012

Went here with work at lunch time on a Friday. If you go on the weekend, try to book your meat, otherwise you could be waiting a while, depending on how many there are of you. There were 8 of us and we got 5kg of goat (has to be goat), we got 4kg of ribs and 1kg of shoulder (I think), and it was enough. We sat inside on some leather seats - looked like all other seats were bar stools style. While parking is available, during busy times don't be surprised to see cars blocking you in - just ask for staff to help locate the driver(s) to let you out. Generally a nice atmosphere, although it was for lunch and not evening.

  • Visited September 2012
    • 3 of 5 stars Value
    • 3 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 3 of 5 stars Service
    • 4 of 5 stars Food
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English first
Nairobi, Kenya
Senior Contributor
22 reviews 22 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
“Roast Meat”
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2012

Its basically a big shack on the side of a busy road. Serves Nyama Choma (roast meat) which is not bad. However there are better nyama choma joints in nairobi (eg Maxland which is just down the road or Kenya Continental Hotel in Westlands)

Visited January 2012
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Nairobi, Kenya
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Reviews in 2 cities Reviews in 2 cities
“njuguna's”
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2012

its an ordinary local joint, good nyama choma, but everything else is pretty ordinary
prices are reasonable, service is average, parking available, recently got a new coat of paint and branding by safaricom

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Nairobi
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38 reviews 38 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 5 cities Reviews in 5 cities
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“Best pub”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2012

nice local pub representating the local kenyan pubs

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London, United Kingdom
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9 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 11 cities Reviews in 11 cities
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
“Nyama Choma”
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2012

a friend recommended the Pub and i was not disappointed.sat down there with my friends for a bite and drinks while watching cars zoom by on the busy highway.real kenyan atmosphere.reasonable prices

  • Visited May 2012
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 3 of 5 stars Service
    • 3 of 5 stars Food
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