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Karen Blixen Coffee Garden and Cottages

336 Karen Road, Nairobi, Kenya
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336 Karen Road, Nairobi, Kenya
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Reviewed 4 days ago

The cafe provides a relaxed setting for lunch away from the hustle and bustle of Nairobi life. The staff are friendly and attentive and the food is excellent. Was busy so make sure you have booked.

Thank David G
Reviewed 5 days ago

After finishing a safari we flew back to Nairobi and went to dinner at Tamambo in the Karen Blixen Coffee Garden. We ate in the more casual part of the restaurant. The setting was very pleasant, casual tables and chairs in a lovely garden setting....More

Thank schisto
Reviewed 1 week ago

We called in for lunch between visiting the Elephant orphanage and the Karen Blixen Museum. Food and service was excellent.

Thank Julie G
Reviewed 1 week ago

A great spot for lunch. Beautiful garden and cottage to see after having an amazing buffet lunch. Excellent variety of food. Very nice setting under tents to protect you from the sun.

Thank Barb N
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Pretty grounds and garden patio surround the old Karen Blixon manor. Wonderful service and nice people, but filled with many rude white tourists. Food is good, nothing special with western dishes. The African food is good, try the Ndogo ndogo chicken or shrimp piri piri....More

Thank Noah W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Food was very good and eating lunch in the beautiful garden was special. DIdn't have time to visit the museum. On the go to the next adventure with Sunworld Safaris guiding the way!

Thank Diva3inFrance
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Wow - what a place! I cannot fault it - from the service, to the food, to the cottages, to the manicured grounds, to the history of the land. It is perfect!

Thank smaynard74
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Good selection of food for the whole family. We sat on the beautiful patio and enjoyed a family lunch

Thank Brian B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I very much enjoyed the two nights I spent at the Karen Blixen Coffee Gardens. My cottage was exceptionally spacious and very comfortable, while dinner by the pool was a real highlight. I thoroughly recommend this as a great place to base yourself if you...More

Thank Sheerpride
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great spot for a coffee or lunch (and probably evening drinks and dinner). Lovely gardens and good service

Thank Rick C
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Response from rtrjane | Reviewed this property |
SWEDO house, built in 1912, was the original farm office and is the current site of the Karen Blixen Coffee gardens. Bogani house, occupied by Karen Blixen from 1917 to 1931 is about half a mile down the road, towards the... More