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“A nice little place” 4 of 5 stars
Review of Corner Bistro

Corner Bistro
Raphta Road (corner with Mvuli Road) | Westlands - PO Box 13830-00800, Nairobi, Kenya
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Ranked #133 of 352 Restaurants in Nairobi
Cuisines: International
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations
Dallas TX
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16 reviews 16 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 8 cities Reviews in 8 cities
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
“A nice little place”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 6, 2013

very quiet, lovely place. good service, good food. I'll go back. Too much oil on grilled fish but still all together pretty good

Visited February 2013
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  • English first
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English first
Stockholm, Sweden
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17 reviews 17 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 6 cities Reviews in 6 cities
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
“Lovely”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 25, 2012

Been here several times. Had dinner with friends. Good service, good food. It was raining cats and dogs but the inside was nice and cozy (greatly helped by the fireplace)

  • Visited December 2012
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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Nairobi, Kenya
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“Repeat recommended”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2012

A friend recommended this place and just had to check it out. The food took about 15 minutes to be served but well worth the wait. However you have to be precise as to what wine you want or you will get the boxed kind at $5 a glass.(don't think the waiters have a clue about the wine which is a damn shame as there is quite a variety on display). The ambience is good, piped music is played through out. The privies could do with an update though. All in all I would defintely recommend a repeat visit.

  • Visited November 2012
    • 3 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 3 of 5 stars Service
    • 4 of 5 stars Food
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HCMC
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“Great date place”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2012

My wife and i really enjoy coming here for a night out. I would recommend it. good veggie options and great food overall.

Visited November 2012
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Nairobi, Kenya
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“Excellent food but very poor service and ambience”
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2012 via mobile

Had an excellent meal at corner affair only to be let down by poor service. The waiters had no clue about wine choices, did not even ask how our meal was. For a place that charges a lot you expect the service to be of the highest quality which it was not also the fact that they had paper napkins for dinner and the dining area lacked any character or ambience giving it a cheap look/feel
This was a real shame as food we excellent with broad menu range and plenty of veg options.
Would I probably visit again? No as for the same price you can eat out at many other restaurant which offer a much better dining experience.

    • 2 of 5 stars Value
    • 2 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 1 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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