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“so much fun” 5 of 5 stars
Review of Brew Bistro & Lounge

Brew Bistro & Lounge
Piedmont Plaza, 671 Ngong Road, Nairobi, Kenya
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Ranked #30 of 361 Restaurants in Nairobi
Cuisines: International
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Delivery, Late Night
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Delivery, Late Night
Nairobi, Nairobi, Kenya
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14 reviews 14 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 5 cities Reviews in 5 cities
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
“so much fun”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2013

was here twice in the same week. on a saturday night dance the night awayand have drinks: and on a wednesday night to celebrate my friend's birthday.
The experience was great. The food though quite pricey was great.
Their have a very wide variety of cocktails, freshly brewed beer , vodkas, and all sorts of alcoholic drinks.
The music variety is enjoyable and the Dj plays a good selection. We danced the night away and had a great time.We also enjoyed the jazz on wednesday night.
Their staff is also very friendly and helpful
Kudos

Visited February 2013
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Nairobi
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18 reviews 18 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
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“Nice place to wine anddine”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2013

Totally loved the place. The wine was superb and the wine was good. However the place was crowded and took us a while to get sitted. The place is also pricey but worth every penny.

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Virginia
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42 restaurant reviews
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44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
“Crowded with young locals and expats”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2013

Brew Bistros is a unique place with is beers. They produce their own beer selection which is displayed in the restaurant. They have many varieties for beer lovers. Their meat is best in Nairobi, delicious and nicely served. They have main restaurant section which is quite and they have bar side which is crowded with young locals and expats. Brew is one of the restaurants' we go to dine on a regular basis. By the way not a place you take your kids with you.

Visited November 2012
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London, United Kingdom
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45 restaurant reviews
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32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
“Great beer & Tapas”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2013

I tried the taster selection of beers - save some space and go for the half metre version - to chose a good beer and found that I could happily have chosen any one of those on offer. The Tapas choice was good and so was the food when it arrived. The place has a good buzz to it which goes with a bit of crowding and noise, but it's comfortable. The staff are friendly and efficient.

  • Visited January 2013
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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72 helpful votes 72 helpful votes
“Good for all sorts of nights out”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2013

The Brew has two distinct areas, a high end (and price) restaurant which is quiet and can lack atmosphere mid week when it is virtually empty, and a more raucous tapas bar area. For an intimate meal or to chat with friends I would recommend the tapas bar before 1900 , or the restaurant at any time. In the evening the tapas bar gets seriously crowded and the music (often live) gets cranked up, so you can say goodbye to conversation. Good for a lively night out though, particularly in groups. The beers produced are of good quality with two for the price of one offers early evening. The tapas dishes are excellent,and good value with a variety of different influences, not just Spanish. The meals in the restaurants are more substantial and damaging on the wallet, but they know how to cook meat. One other thing worth mentioning is the private room, which groups of 10 to 15 can book, and which puts distance between you and the seething mass of humanity outside!

  • Visited December 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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