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“Excellent Lunch in a Beautiful Garden” 5 of 5 stars
Review of Makutano Grill

Makutano Grill
Bogani East Road | Off Langata South Road, Nairobi, Kenya
020-3884485 / 2062424
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Ranked #149 of 341 Restaurants in Nairobi
Cuisines: African
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Geneva, IL
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“Excellent Lunch in a Beautiful Garden”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2014

We had a delicious lunch here followed by some shopping in the excellent shops next door. Staff was friendly and attentive and the food was fresh and tasty. The garden setting was lush and beautiful with lots of intersting birds at the feeders.

  • Visited December 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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Rotterdam, The Netherlands
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“Good food in a lovely outdoor setting”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2013

We were driven here by our tour guide after a visit to the giraff center. To be honest we didnt have great expectations as we suspected this would be a tourist trap. It is true that next door there is a large craft shop but a rather nice one with individual shops within the shop. Good quality products.
The restaurant itself is outdoors. We went for lunch and the terrace is lovely and shaded.
The biggest surprise was the friendly staff and the good fresh food.
As we didnt want much we shared samossa with feta cheese with crab with a ginger soya sauce and a chicken breast wrap with fresh avocado dip and freshly cut chips with skins on. They also have real coca cola from a real glas bottle served with a lemon and ice.
It was very tasty and fresh .
We paid 2190 shillings which is about 19 euro.
Its worth popping in for lunch if you are in the area and want to avoid the usual crowded tourist places.

  • Visited October 2013
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
    • 4 of 5 stars Food
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