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“Good coffee and service” 4 of 5 stars
Review of Dormans Restaraunt

Dormans Restaraunt
Mama Ngina Street, Nairobi, Kenya
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Ranked #127 of 352 Restaurants in Nairobi
Price range: $0 - $10
Cuisines: Bakery, Delicatessen, Tea Room
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch
Restaurant details
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch
Perth, Australia
Senior Contributor
38 reviews 38 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 18 cities Reviews in 18 cities
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
“Good coffee and service”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2013

Dorman's has a very hard act to follow. Directly opposite is the best coffee in Africa if not anywhere. I only came across this place when I was unable to find even one spare seat in the Java House. I was very pleasantly surprised. The coffee was very good and the meals that were served there were very good also

  • Visited February 2013
    • 3 of 5 stars Value
    • 3 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
    • 4 of 5 stars Food
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  • English first
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English first
Toronto, Canada
Top Contributor
51 reviews 51 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 11 cities Reviews in 11 cities
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
“The newly expanded Dormans in Karen - Cross Roads is really good”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2013

This is one thing one proud thing that the Dormans have given Karen in Nairobi. Expanding the place giving more room and ofcos giving the best coffee in Kenya! I love the latte and cappuccino! Have it when you get there. Not forgetting the muffins if you love spoiling yourself once in while.

Visited February 2013
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Nairobi
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11 reviews 11 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 2 cities Reviews in 2 cities
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
“Tea time”
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 7, 2013

This is a good place to catch a quick chat with a friend over a cup of coffee or tea. Its a little on the pricey side so please let them pay :-)

Visited February 2013
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Nairobi, Kenya
Top Contributor
86 reviews 86 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 15 cities Reviews in 15 cities
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
“Excellent Coffee”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 26, 2012

Dorman's has the best coffee in the City centre of Nairobi. They also serve the best English Brownies. It is a good place to get a taste of simple English food at a reasonable price. The space is small, but the coffee and brownies compensate for this

Visited December 2012
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Nairobi
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68 reviews 68 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 14 cities Reviews in 14 cities
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
“Its ok”
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2012

I have always perceived Dormans to be a transit stop - I normally find myself there is waiting to meet someone. It has never been my first option for food or drink but I will have something to eat or drink if I find myself there.

Visited June 2012
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