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“Laid back” 3 of 5 stars
Review of Divino Restaurant & Wine Bar

Divino Restaurant & Wine Bar
Argwings Kodhek Road | Kilimani, Nairobi, Kenya
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Ranked #266 of 355 Restaurants in Nairobi
Cuisines: Mediterranean, Wine Bar
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Good for: Doing business, Families with children, Bar scene, Special occasions, Romantic
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Delivery, Reservations
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34 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
“Laid back”
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2013

A quiet place not far from Yaya centre, easily accessible. I'd say it's a good place for a maximum of two hour drink when you want an easy, quiet conversation. The atmosphere is quite beautiful with nice background music. Service is not that great though, we had to keep looking out for the waiter, and the food takes a while to come. The food is average at best, however the cocktails were not too shabby. It closes at around 11pm or so, so plan to dine and leave early.

  • Visited February 2013
    • 3 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 2 of 5 stars Service
    • 3 of 5 stars Food
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English first
Jeddah, Saudi Arabia
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114 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 71 helpful votes
“Decent place. Avg food but good ice creams”
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2013

Nice place near yaya centre. Their food is average but the ice cream or rather desserts are pretty good. The only good thing other than desserts is that the place is very cosy and you can get parking easily.

Visited October 2012
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Nairobi
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30 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
“Very Quiet”
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2013

I am always amazed about how quiet this place is. The location is excellent and I also love the decor on the terrace.

We were the only ones for lunch and the staff seemed a bit surprised to see us. We ordered a couple of pizzas and they took a long time, it seems like they had to fire up the pizza oven as it was not already lit. Pizzas were fine if a little expensive compared to other local restaurants.

They do need to step there game up in order to fulfill their potential.

  • Visited April 2013
    • 2 of 5 stars Value
    • 3 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 3 of 5 stars Service
    • 3 of 5 stars Food
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Nairobi, Kenya
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33 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
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“Great chill atmosphere but not do great food”
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2013 via mobile

Love going here for a drink as the lawn and open restaurant are really relaxed and beautiful. The plants, the lighting, the decor, the music all make this a very chill place in the evening. But, he food is not great and you don't get much for your money. Pizza is better valu than the pasta.

    • 3 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
    • 3 of 5 stars Food
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Nairobi, Kenya
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“Pizzas? Really?”
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2013

Pizzas though made from the clay oven - was badly prepared. Not enough tomato paste and cheese was like a tree in the kalahari

Visited November 2012
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