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“Charming” 5 of 5 stars
Review of Tamambo Karen Blixen

Tamambo Karen Blixen
Karen Road, Nairobi 00200, Kenya
+254 719 346349
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Ranked #3 of 327 Restaurants in Nairobi
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Good for: Families with children
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Reservations, Delivery, Late Night
Description: Tamambo Karen Blixen Coffee Garden Restaurant is located in a beautiful peaceful garden setting on Karen Road, on the site of the original Blixen farmhouse property. The Restaurant is open for breakfast from 06.00Am through to 10.00Pm. Diners have a fine choice of different areas for lunch or dinner. There is the indoor restaurant with adjacent outdoor terrace and garden, for a la carte dining. There are also a variety of functions areas such as the Grand Marquee Sultan style tent, available for 'royal style' wedding functions, dinners and conferences. The Grogan House is a lovely space for private dinners and exclusive functions For many Karen residents, the bar which opens out to a shisha lounge is a popular place to meet and mingle with delicious cocktails and bar snacks and satellite TV.
Nairobi
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
“Charming”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2013

What a wonderful surprise to find. After living in Gabon for 3 years, it is a wonderful change (experience) to come to someplace so beautiful and friendly!!! Very welcoming and relaxing for a restaurant! I can't wait to bring our family and friends here when they visit Kenya!!! It will be one of our favourites for sure!!!

  • Visited August 2013
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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Nairobi, Kenya
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“Food”
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2013

After a good relaxing moments at oloolua forest followed by a 20 kilometer horse ride through Nairobi surburbs,my guest-group of international students on internships were happy been here.Nice continental food,fast services and affordable prices. One of a kind,it is situated in a ambient environment.imagine birds singing as you have your meal?

Visited May 2013
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Woodstock, Georgia
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14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
“Beautiful Lush Gardens”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2013

Karen Blixen coffee garden was simply charming! Our group of 8 women had a lovely lunch and stroll through the gardens with photo ops every step of the way. Good food, good drinks, good service.

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13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
“Out of Africa”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2013

Very nice restaurant with nice and tasty food, service is very friendly and customer oriented. So a good place to go to have lunch or dinner in relaxing atmosphere.

  • Visited September 2013
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 4 of 5 stars Food
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Vancouver, Canada
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8 reviews 8 reviews
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“ut of Africa into Africa”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2013

Very exciting to see how Karen Blixen lived, the style and feel of her residence. The coffee garden was lovely.

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