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Tatu Restaurant

Harry Thuku Road | Harry Thuku Rd, Nairobi 00100, Kenya
+254 20 2265000
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Overview
  • Excellent64%
  • Very good24%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“steak” (26 reviews)
“tomato soup” (6 reviews)
“scallops” (3 reviews)
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CUISINES
Seafood, Contemporary, European, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$$$
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LOCATION
Harry Thuku Road | Harry Thuku Rd, Nairobi 00100, Kenya
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Reviewed 1 week ago

One of 3 restaurants located inside the worldwide chain ***** Hotel Fairmont of Nairobi. Not a bad location to be. Huge open ballroom with large open kitchen. Colonial vibes with the winning design combo: exotic wood and Pineapple fabric with brass lighting. The deco is...More

Thank Magali V
Reviewed September 13, 2017

Great Place to dine in when you in Nairobi with friends and family. food is great and the menu is awsome .

Thank REPUBLICOFVOYAGES
Reviewed September 9, 2017

We stayed at the Fairmont and, after reading all the accolades about Tatu, went with high hopes, but tempered expectations. From the beginning, though, we were delighted with the experience. Our waiter was attentive and went to great lengths to explain selections and the reasoning...More

2  Thank FareGlitches_dot_com
Reviewed September 6, 2017

Ought to be. Very, very expensive. Bills itself as "best steak house in Kenya." Pretty good steak, very good service, very steep prices. Wines are good, but they don't have all of them on their list, and they will up sell shamelessly. We were there...More

Thank uwman
Reviewed September 5, 2017 via mobile

Had dinner there over the weekend. Food quality was good, however not quiet as good as my previous visit. Service though very friendly was slow. Took a long time for food items to arrive including breads. We had a child with us and they had...More

Thank MTCody
Reviewed August 27, 2017 via mobile

Have been here quite a few times and this particular time was to celebrate a birthday. Food was outstanding as always and Salome was a very attentive host. They made an extra effort for the vegetarian in our group!

1  Thank ThePatelsNairobi
Reviewed August 18, 2017 via mobile

After a long day of work, what a wonderful way to enjoy the evening with someone special and unwind, at the end of it all. Tatu is the place to be as we enjoyed a mouth-watering meal, precisely for our moment. Salome, thank you for...More

1  Thank Robert K
Reviewed August 15, 2017

For the past 8 years, Tatu has been hands down my favorite restaurant in Nairobi. The steaks are excellent. The Cesar salad, though expensive, is excellent. The service is often great. Then, about a month ago, I went there with my wife and another couple....More

Thank Ohiotraveler75
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Reviewed August 6, 2017 via mobile

The restaurant speaks of 5 Star quality and experience, however the steak meals served were cold, beyond expectations, dishonest servers and with poor quality. Will not ever recommend nor eat there again.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed August 6, 2017 via mobile

So earlier this week we decided to visit the Tatu restaurant. From Lisa the hostess to Kennedy the server..professional,courteous and welcoming smiles. I enjoyed my dinner and Amelia the manager was quick to check on us which was very kind of her. Thank you for...More

1  Thank swirltiramisu
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caltraveler95008
September 7, 2016|
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Response from beegum | Reviewed this property |
Tatu is in the Norfolk Fairmont Hotel next to the gift shop in the foyer. The bar lobby also has great food. Supplied by Tatu. There I had the slow-cooked lamb. It was soft and succulent, lightly spiced and a substantial... More
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Vicky M
July 22, 2016|
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Response from Joel M | Property representative |
Dear Vicky M Thank you for your enquiry. It all depends on what you order since it is ala-carte based but it is also possible to prepare set menus for group dinners like in this case. The price is determined by what you... More
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Diana M
March 17, 2016|
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Response from Joel M | Property representative |
Hi Diana, Thanks for showing interest. We have an ala-carte menu and as such the total bill is dependent on what you order. On average, 2 courses, that is starter and main course or main course and dessert, would be... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Valet Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Families with children, Romantic, Business meetings, Special occasions, Large groups
Open Hours
Sunday
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Monday
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Tuesday
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Wednesday
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Thursday
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Friday
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Saturday
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Harry Thuku Road | Harry Thuku Rd, Nairobi 00100, Kenya
  • Location: Africa  >  Kenya  >  Nairobi
  • Phone Number: +254 20 2265000
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Description
Tatu, the signature restaurant, has won several awards for its exquisite cuisine and personalized attentive service. Located on the ground floor of the hotel with access from main hotel entrance, Tatu restaurant is the new trendsetter for modern contemporary Americano-Kenyan cuisine in Nairobi. The restaurant defines the conceptualization of Fresh top quality food, warm prompt service and active lively ambience, bringing guest an elevated dining experience.
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