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Thai Chi Restaurant - The Stanley Hotel

Kenyatta Avenue & Kimathi Street, Nairobi, Kenya
+254 20 2757000
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good26%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
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Opens in 19 min
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Asian, Thai, Vegan Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Kenyatta Avenue & Kimathi Street, Nairobi, Kenya
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Reviewed 1 week ago

A lovely place to dine and meet. The ambiance is out of this world. Small and cosy. The food was good and price fair.

Thank Timothy W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I have spent a year living in Thailand doing food research--I know my Thai cuisine. The family of chefs provides a wide selection of different sized Thai dishes, from som Tam, yum mamuang bplaa, pad grapow, and moo tord nam prik gra tiem. Gracious portions...More

Thank Noah W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had the The papaya salad and Tom yum soup for starters - authentic taste undoubtedly ! The green curry was out of this world ! Will definitely come back !! To the chef 👍🏼👍🏼👍🏼👍🏼

Thank Murtaza A
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Like the Stanley Hotel where it is located, the place reminds one an old officers club back than in Bangkok. Excellent service and good choice of old style Thay dishes. We sampled the menu, most of it was good, some was a bit boring compared...More

Thank Yaron G
Reviewed May 31, 2017

What a great fun dining experience. The food was excellent, but the desert was even better. The fried ice cream is a must have here. A little taken back by the 28% tax but overall it was a great meal. Loved the decor and table...More

Thank Robyn G
Reviewed May 22, 2017 via mobile

Simply mouth watering experience! Staff are super friendly and polite. I have three more days at this hotel and plan to eat here at least once a day! Service is fast but not rushed. Love the hot towels. Be sure to finish your meal with...More

Thank Shaun1958
Reviewed May 14, 2017 via mobile

Had their recommendation, duck with honey red wine sauce. It's $25 without any vegetables, little taste and wouldn't fill my stomach with steam rice. Had to order a side of vegetables which were very fresh but another $12. One person without drinks ended up with...More

Thank JuergenNagler
Reviewed May 13, 2017

I took mum there for Mother's Day. The staff gave us the red carpet treatment and presented mum with a beautiful gift - a set of coasters. The food was very good and the service impeccable. Thanks a lot for making Mother's Day a special...More

Thank rsamii
Reviewed April 16, 2017 via mobile

We dined with my family during an overnight stay at Stanley hotel. We had read the reviews before our visit and we went there with positive dispositions. We were not disappointed; We had a great culinary experience, at a nice ambience, and with excellent service...More

Thank Angelos1
Reviewed April 7, 2017

My husband and I enjoyed a beef and chicken curry with jasmine rice. Alex was our server who obviously takes pride in his work. He anticipated our every need and gave good advice in terms of dietary restrictions and a wine pairing. We ended the...More

Thank 531yvonneh
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$40 - $50
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Valet Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Reservations, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Romantic, Large groups, Business meetings, Special occasions
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
7:00 pm - 10:30 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
7:00 pm - 10:30 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
7:00 pm - 10:30 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
7:00 pm - 10:30 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
7:00 pm - 10:30 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
7:00 pm - 10:30 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
7:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Kenyatta Avenue & Kimathi Street, Nairobi, Kenya
  • Location: Africa  >  Kenya  >  Nairobi
  • Phone Number: +254 20 2757000
A small piece of Thailand in Nairobi, Thai Chi has been awarded as the most authentic Thai restaurant in East Africa. With its traditional Thai decor and delectable Thai specialties prepared by experienced chefs from Thailand, Thai Chi is one of Nairobi's most elegant dining establishments.
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