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“Hidden Gem” 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 #89 of 320 Restaurants in Nairobi
Cuisines: International
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations
Restaurant details
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations
nanyuki
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4 reviews 4 reviews
Reviews in 3 cities Reviews in 3 cities
“Hidden Gem”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2013

The starter was on the large side and ordered pizza as a main which was a struggle due to the size of the starter, the food was very tasty and very fresh Nice little hidden resurant and would visit again

Visited April 2013
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Date | Rating
  • English first
  • Any
English first
nairobi
Senior Contributor
42 reviews 42 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 12 cities Reviews in 12 cities
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
“Lovely place, very nice food”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2013

Had brunch at this lovely little place. The soups are wonderful and are not the packet type that are just thrown into a pot of boiling water. Sumptuous, could be some of the best soup I've had.
The main course, presentation, beautiful. Preparation, tops.tasted great. The staff however was not very helpful, and had a bad attitude.
I would recommend this lovely bistro to anyone anyway anytime if but the horrible attitude of the waitstaff that can ruin its reputation.

  • Visited February 2013
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 3 of 5 stars Service
    • 4 of 5 stars Food
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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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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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17 reviews 17 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 3 cities Reviews in 3 cities
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
“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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