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Zen Garden Restaurant

Lower Kabete Road, Nairobi 00100, Kenya
254 8034466
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good38%
  • Average11%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“dim sum” (15 reviews)
“sushi” (49 reviews)
“lettuce wraps” (6 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Chinese, Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Lower Kabete Road, Nairobi 00100, Kenya
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Reviewed May 4, 2016

If you're looking for great Chinese cuisine in Nairobi, this is definitely one of the restaurants to visit. The service is great and the food is excellent. Very fresh and tasty with a wide variety to choose from. They also offer excellent cocktails! The food...More

1  Thank FemiNairobi
Reviewed May 2, 2016

Zen Garden is a great place to go for a special treat. The food is delicious and the portions generous, but all dishes are quite pricey. The staff is generally attentive but they do have occassional blips. Set in spacious gardens with a great play...More

Thank tigoni1
Reviewed May 1, 2016

We got there when the kitchen was almost closing, so our waiter was really in a rush to get all our orders! It was a little hilarious how harried he looked as he stood over us anxiously! I am surprised they close that early on...More

1  Thank Ciqu W
Reviewed April 30, 2016

Service was great. The waiters were very attentive and the waiting time for the food was not too long. The food was delicious and the portions very generous. We (a group of four ladies) ordered 4 meals 2 carbohydrates and 2 proteins and the food...More

2  Thank Janira O
Reviewed April 24, 2016

Had Zen as the venue for my Big Sister's Baby Shower; which was a big deal as my nephew will be the first baby in our family for decades. The staff were beyond supportive! Tears flowed out of joy! The flowers and bouquet for her...More

1  Thank Ivy M
Reviewed April 23, 2016

Zen Garden, not far from Westgate, is an oasis of tranquility. Of course we tried the asian section of the menu, and we found it very enjoyable. My personal favorite was the sizzling ginger beef, and I ordered it spicy. I will be back!

Thank Totte B
Reviewed April 20, 2016

We had our engagement party here for about 50 people and it was excellent all around - food, service, atmosphere, and the grounds. The photo shoot was fantastic because of the location.

Thank Stephen F
Reviewed April 17, 2016

Zen Garden is one of the best reaturants to go with kids on a weekend morning. The sprawling lawn, and the children's play area make it a safe fun outing for kids, while you can have a good meL. Bamboo serves oriental cuisine. I would...More

Thank Girija199
Reviewed April 15, 2016 via mobile

Nice ambience, oriental fusion cuisine. Space for a separate room to host 30 people for an official dinner. Prawns, tofu with fennel seeds was great!!!

Thank Smarty_Maddu
Reviewed March 30, 2016

Nice garden before entering main hall.. Main Hall Ambiance is so good!. They have vegetarian sushi very yummy! Must try soup and starters!

Thank Malgudiboy
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January 29, 2017|
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Response from CheckInNGO | Reviewed this property |
can't give any better an answer but those up.
Mahuvy K
July 16, 2016|
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Response from shivradia | Property representative |
We have a large PolyPlay Kids Area at Zen everyday. We don't charge for that. On weekends, we have a bouncy castle and face painting on Sundays. We don't charge for that either.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Delivery, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Large groups, Special occasions, Kids, Business meetings, Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Lower Kabete Road, Nairobi 00100, Kenya
  • Location: Africa  >  Kenya  >  Nairobi
  • Phone Number: 254 8034466
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