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Westgate, Mwanzi Road, Parklands, Nairobi, Kenya
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Fribourg, Schweiz
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3 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

nice, but internet often doesnt work. but really good food especially the sweets and cakes and milkshakes.

Thank Stefan758
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

I went for some quiet downtime for tea while my family was taking in a movie at the cinema complex at Westgate mall. I found a quiet corner to rest and ordered my tea. The tea was great and I even had a fruit salad customized with the specific fresh fruits I like. It came with strawberry sorbet on the... More 

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Durban, South Africa
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28 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Visited artcaffe wit friends a few ties as it is centrally located in the Westlands area, the staff are very friendly and great people! Very good choice of staffs and well trained. Service is too slow on busy nights and takes forever to get a drink, food arrived ice cold however they warmed it up later, food taste is average.... More 

Thank StephenOdodah
Kampala, Uganda
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33 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I had a good time with family. I think the chicken was underwhelming and the fries were not the best. On top of that the restaurant is pricey.

Thank Ian G
Nairobi, Kenya
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8 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Artcaffe have truly brought 'Cafe Culture' to Nairobi. They've got the decor, they've got the food, and they've got the coffee. Always popular for weekend and weekday brunches, lunches, and evening meals, and generally busy throughout the day and night, Artcaffe is a great place for good service and good food, and always, a really good vibe. I think you've... More 

Thank KiranAhluwalia
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14 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The Westgate Mall Artcaffe in Westlands is one of the best Artcaffes in Nairobi being the first one -methinks! ... there is ambiance coupled with fast service, they not only serve food and drinks, they also serve reliable wifi, and local and international newspapers and magazines to keep you busy .... it works as a business meeting venues - I... More 

Leicester, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great ambience and service. Albeit overpriced and now over populated. They do this spectacular eggless cake that we keep coming back for :)

Thank Kishori J
Melbourne, Australia
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9 reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

After a brief browse around the Westgate Mall I just HAD to visit the Art Caffe - it looked warm, inviting, clean and fashionable... and quite French. I was imagining delightful pastries and wonderful coffee (which is important to me coming from the Cafe "capital" of Australia) and I likewise expected open-minded and sophisticated staff! As soon as we entered... More 

Thank Ramona S
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14 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Hmmm...how do I start this...I have mixed feelings over Artcaffé because it's hard to give a blanket rating. Quality of food and service is influenced a great deal by the location of the branches. TRM is probably at the bottom of the chain while Oval rules supreme (I was once told by a waiter that the reason behind this is... More 

Thank Philip N
Nairobi Region, Kenya
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I'm quite a regular but I am truly disappointed by the food-quality, price ratio Coupled with inconsistent quality, execution, presentation, delivery and service I'm slowly persuading my thousands of fans family and friends to choose elsewhere. My motto is 'don't go there hungry', have a bite elsewhere because the food takes long and you will need a hunger breaker lest... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
$5 - $20
Italian, Cafe, European, Gluten Free Options
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Delivery, Reservations, Highchairs Available, Full Bar
Good for
Business meetings, Families with children, Romantic, Large groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Westgate, Mwanzi Road, Parklands, Nairobi, Kenya
  • Location: Africa  >  Kenya  >  Nairobi
  • Phone Number: 717193895

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?