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Thorn Tree Cafe

$$ - $$$, European,
New Stanley Hotel, Kimathi St, city centre | Nairobi Central, Sarova Stanley, Nairobi, Kenya
+254 23 33283
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good43%
  • Average13%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
Travelers talk about
“fennel soup” (2 reviews)
“heinz ketchup” (2 reviews)
“crepes” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, European, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
New Stanley Hotel, Kimathi St, city centre | Nairobi Central, Sarova Stanley, Nairobi, Kenya
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Reviewed December 13, 2014

The staff was very friendly and professional which i did love. the food was fresh and very sweet. keep up the good work. i really had a good time.

Thank Lucy L
Reviewed December 8, 2014

i remember that the food portions are good, you get your moneys worth,make sure to ask about the starters and soups, i ended up ordering for soup that was so much that should have been the main course.

Thank violet m
Reviewed November 28, 2014

I had a good time at thorn-tree the ambiance is very good but the only problem is that its a little bit noisy there is so much commotion on the outside that its a problem to even enjoy the company inside. The food is good...More

Thank Samanthajeffreys
Reviewed October 23, 2014

The restaurant is top notch. It is a Sarova Hotel and is under the Serena Hotels umbrella. I loved the food and the ambiance. Its a little noisy outside but you can barely hear it if you are having a great time. I loved the...More

1  Thank fradamek
Reviewed October 4, 2014 via mobile

Having had a bad experience before was reluctant to return but pleased I did. Food was very good and the waitress was very attendant. If it was not for the traffic noise you would not know you were in Nairobi. Good choice of food and...More

1  Thank lululemon19
Reviewed September 28, 2014

If you stay at The Sarova Stanley, this is where you have a good and generous Breakfast. The evening menu is ok and especially the sallad starters I found fresch and tasty. If you are not starving one of those sallads is quite enough. I...More

Thank Totte B
Reviewed September 20, 2014

i've been a regular visitor to the Thorn Tree @ the Stanley for the last 2 years and my experience has been super. Great staff and great food. i recomend the salmon and poached red snapper. cheers

Thank Keriri M
Reviewed September 18, 2014 via mobile

Had a great dinner, the service was spectacular, our waiter Everestus was very attentive, as well as the other staff, Matilda, Mercy, and Anthony. They were able to help us make selections that were all perfect. I would recommend this restaurant to all who visit...More

Thank Wendyberger
Reviewed September 14, 2014

Very nice place ideal for business meetings,brunch, breakfast or evening coffee or tea. You need to try their patisserie at the thorn tree

Thank Bmutua
Reviewed September 10, 2014

I ordered a birthday cake once in Sarova Stanley Hotel. So when i went to pick it i had Lunch at the Thorn Tree Restaurant. The food was nice and had undivided attention of the waiters and the assistant manager. I had a wonderful time,...More

Thank Ivy M
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Diana M
March 17, 2016|
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Response from Totte B | Reviewed this property |
It is absolutely affordable and the menu offers a broad range also in price: soups, sallads, pizzas, chicken and beef. The sallads are nice - though not very big. If you order the tuna sallad - be sure it is done on a very... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Delivery, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Large groups, Kids, Business meetings, Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: New Stanley Hotel, Kimathi St, city centre | Nairobi Central, Sarova Stanley, Nairobi, Kenya
  • Location: Africa  >  Kenya  >  Nairobi
  • Phone Number: +254 23 33283
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