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“A relaxing Sunday lunch” 4 of 5 stars
Review of Rolf's Place

Rolf's Place
Maasai Lodge Road, Nairobi 00200, Kenya
+254202022272
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Ranked #152 of 362 Restaurants in Nairobi
Price range: $0 - $15
Cuisines: Italian, International, European
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Restaurant details
Good for: Special occasions, Families with children, Doing business, Romantic
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Breakfast, Outdoor Seating, Reservations
Nairobi
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10 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
“A relaxing Sunday lunch”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2012

We decided to have a relaxing lunch at Rolf's Place on a Sunday afternoon and that is exactly what we got. The food was superb and the service friendly we shall definitely be back. The setting is lovely, quite a unique place.

  • Visited September 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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English first
Nairobi, Kenya
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
“A nice place out of town”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2012

Its a beautiful place tacked out of town from the every day hustle and bustle!! The environment has a country side feel and the beauty of it is crowned by a bridge that you need to cross.

We enjoyed was there for a team building function.

Visited February 2012
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Stockholm, Sweden
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44 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
“Rolf's Place Review”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2012

Rolf's Place is a pleasant place in Nairobi National Park. It's environment is quite and peaceful. It's got lots of activities like paint balling. It has open fields to play soccer and stuff and nice restaurant to dine !

  • Visited March 2012
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 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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15 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
“canopy walk better than Kakum.....”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2012

Nice food, romantic ambiance, friendly staff and clean rooms

  • Visited July 2012
    • 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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26 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
“Very nice setting in panoramic colonial house on top of an escarpment”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2012

The view from the terrace is what makes this place special. You have to pass a bridge suspended over an escarpment and a river to reach the restaurant from the parking lot and the terrace offers a view on a rocky cliff with a river at its bottom. The place is just on the border with Nairobi national park, in a colonial style house, offering accomodation, paintball and team building activities in an area which was once used for polo. The food was in my opinion very good, tasty, fresh, well presented and correctly priced (less than any decent restuarant you can find in Nairobi different Malls). The location is few minutes away from the Sheldrick's elephant trust, so it could be a nice idea to stop over for lunch after the morning show over there.

  • Visited June 2012
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
    • 4 of 5 stars Food
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