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“Great ambiance” 4 of 5 stars
Review of Artcaffe

Artcaffe
Westgate, Mwanzi Road, Parklands, Nairobi, Kenya
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Ranked #49 of 360 Restaurants in Nairobi
Price range: $5 - $20
Cuisines: Italian, Coffee Shop
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Good for: Entertaining clients, Families with children, Doing business
Dining options: Dinner, Dessert, Lunch, Breakfast, Delivery, Late Night, Outdoor Seating, Reservations, Takeout
Seattle, Washington
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153 reviews 153 reviews
103 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 45 cities Reviews in 45 cities
108 helpful votes 108 helpful votes
“Great ambiance”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2013

Had dinner here with friends. Sat outside on a warm night and it was great (although a tad busy). The pizza's were the best, with dessert coming in at a close second.

Visited June 2013
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The Netherlands
Top Contributor
68 reviews 68 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 22 cities Reviews in 22 cities
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
“Relaxed In and Outdoor breakfast lunch and dinner”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2013

This is my favorite place for early breakfast till late lunch in Nairobi, both solo and with others. Good place to meet other people, both business and leisure, as well. Quality is consistent across their branches and across time. I like the pizzas, the Egg Benedict, the schnitzels, the sandwiches, the fresh mango juice, etc. Espresso is mostly of good quality. Take-away bread and bakery are good as well. Staff is plenty and usually friendly, specifically as management is mostly on top of the restaurant floor. Service is efficient so usually no long waiting times. Also easy place to spend a half-day working, branching up the laptop and enjoy the vibrant atmosphere. Because they are now present in almost all commercial areas in Nairobi, you will not be too far away from the nearest one. Every time that I am back in Nairobi, Art Caffe is my first day breakfast...

  • Visited November 2012
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
    • 4 of 5 stars Food
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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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26 reviews 26 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 7 cities Reviews in 7 cities
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
“Free Wifi at Artcafe”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2013

with free wifi, its a good place to stop off for a breakfast while catching up with the rest of the world. The breakfasts are great value and the pumpkin pizza is great. The staff generally leave you be, and the coffee is good. A bit on the pricey side, but you get to see the world go by on the terrace (albeit westlands traffic)

Visited June 2013
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Orpington, United Kingdom
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43 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 23 cities Reviews in 23 cities
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
“A modern European type reataurant the only decent Pizza I have had in Nairobi”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2013

Four of us had planned a meeting at the Artcaffe. Although full the waiters made arrangements to have to twoseater tables put together for us. The first time I hada good Pizza in Nairobi. Nice coffee too. The Croissants were excellent. The ambiance good not too noisy but lively. Lots of young people and others having meetings too!

  • Visited May 2013
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
    • 4 of 5 stars Food
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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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135 reviews 135 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
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119 helpful votes 119 helpful votes
“Great pastries, pizzas, and drinks”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2013

Consistently good food and service in Nairobi. The pizzas are great and the cocktails are well made. A popular spot with the expat and local crowd alike. Service has always been attentive and prompt.

It is our go-to spot for pizza and margaritas.

  • Visited May 2013
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
    • 4 of 5 stars Food
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