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Tatu Restaurant

Harry Thuku Road | Harry Thuku Rd, Nairobi 00100, Kenya
+254 20 2265000
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good23%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“steak” (27 reviews)
“tomato soup” (6 reviews)
“scallops” (3 reviews)
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6:00 PM - 11:00 PMAll hours
Seafood, Contemporary, European, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Harry Thuku Road | Harry Thuku Rd, Nairobi 00100, Kenya
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Our first dinner in Kenya was made special by the table side preparation of Caesar salad and pumpkin soup, both of which were wonderful. The N.Y. strip steaks were done well, and my onion gravy was a tasty addition. Apple tartin and orange chiffon cake...More

Thank Andy B
Reviewed November 11, 2017 via mobile

What a fabulous experience. Chef Joshua and his team were friendly, polite and amazing. The food was excellent! the flavors were “out of bounds” (to borrow a popular american chef’s rating scale) Really a genuine gem! Started with a Lobster appetizer with a white sauce...More

2  Thank Billy J
Reviewed November 11, 2017 via mobile

We had a great night at Tatu. Super place for a date night. Great food, good service. Definitely not cheap, but worth it.

1  Thank Amrita J
Reviewed October 20, 2017

TATU restaurant is an mazing place for a lovely dinner. The candle lit ambience set the mood for the night. The food is truly exquisite from presentation to taste and most of all the staff are extremely pleasant. Elijah was very well versed in the...More

Thank Mumbua M
Reviewed October 12, 2017

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 .

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

4  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
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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
Vicky M
July 22, 2016|
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Response from Kugan V | Reviewed this property |
Hallo vicky , The meny have dish from 1000 to 5000 Kenyan shillings , we have paid around 50 us dollar per person including wine, starter , main, desert!! Worth it !!!
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
  • Value
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
Large groups, Families with children, Romantic, Business meetings, Special occasions
Open Hours
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
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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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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