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Argwings Khodek Road, Nairobi 00508, Kenya
+254 20 2713360
9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Closed now
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Sun 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Mon - Sat 9:00 am - 8:00 pm
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Greater London, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 29, 2016 via mobile

Amazing shopping centre. Great selection of shops, nice food court, great atmosphere! It's a mall to spend time with your family in!

Thank wambs1000
Scotland, United Kingdom
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35 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2016 via mobile

We visited the Yaya center on a Sunday morning when the market was on the roof the market was crowded with stalls and stall holders shouting for your attention. Although you can find some wonderful hand crafter souvenirs! The rest of the Yaya was fine with a few different kinds of shops and a supermarket.

Thank Vicky R
Pretoria, South Africa
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88 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 75 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2016

The ground floor is very claustrophobic - with Art cafe right in the center it makes it all very noisy as well. The upper levels are more comfortable. Inside parking is also very small and maneuvering around the corners quite dangerous. Nice shops though!

Thank sweetwaters
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48 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2016 via mobile

The shops in here range from food to school uniform shops. There is musical shops, children shops, healthy U, book shops, clothes and many more. However my favourite part of the yaya is the Chinese restaurant on the 2nd or 3rd floor, it is not set out as a normal restaurant as you can order from other kitchens. The seating... More 

Thank James M
Nairobi, Kenya
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16 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2015

a very good place. I like the fact that it has the food plus supermarket inside. a bit congested though...

Thank james w
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33 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2015 via mobile

Yaya center has been there for quite some years. Just recently it has had an uplift and it has become a very lively place. Nice place to go with the family to spend some few hours.

Thank Mansukh A
Gurgaon, Haryana, India
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2015

Nice mall all things under one roof departmental stores, medical stores, food stores, all kind of restaurants (Indian, Chinese and Italian cuisines on 2nd floor), traditional Java Cafe at ground floor. Medical store at ground floor and 1st floor. Electronic stores, bank and also telecom stores of safari telekom.

Thank Vijay780
Nairobi, Kenya
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191 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2015

I have often shopped here because it has both Art Cafe and Java House. There is also an excellent green grocer and a branch of the Chandarana Supermarket. However, as far as I am concerned, the attraction here is the bookstore which is the finest in East Africa. There is an especially superb collection of books on East Africa which... More 

Thank africanman_840
Springfield, Illinois
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2015

Great little mall with nice shopping choices. It's conveniently located next to The Gracehouse, so when staying there, its perfect to walk right over! Love that they have Java House!

Thank Brenda R
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4 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2015 via mobile

No frills mall by western standards. Has all the basics a traveler could ask for including matatus and busses across the street. In the mall, in addition to overpriced food and clothing shops, you will find a reasonably priced grocery store, pharmacy and money exchange. A good one stop shop for travelers.

Thank Marguerite M

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
Chinese, Fast Food, European, Asian
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Parking Available, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Business meetings, Families with children
Open Hours
9:00 am - 4:00 pm
9:00 am - 8:00 pm
9:00 am - 8:00 pm
9:00 am - 8:00 pm
9:00 am - 8:00 pm
9:00 am - 8:00 pm
9:00 am - 8:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Argwings Khodek Road, Nairobi 00508, Kenya
  • Location: Africa  >  Kenya  >  Nairobi
  • Phone Number: +254 20 2713360

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?