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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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Seafood, Contemporary, European, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Harry Thuku Road | Harry Thuku Rd, Nairobi 00100, Kenya
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Reviewed October 17, 2016

We were well welcomed on arrival and promptly shown our table which was to the side. Given plenty of time to peruse the menu which had a good selection on it. Wine list looked quite good too. The food was good and plenty of it....More

1  Thank Di S
Reviewed October 11, 2016 via mobile

I used to dine here when Chef Karan was the head chef of the Fairmont properties. I went back after 3 years and it's lost all its charm. The service was so so slow, the food quality was poor, and the general atmosphere was so...More

Thank Sonali S
Reviewed September 28, 2016 via mobile

We are here on the first night of our honeymoon after booking to stay in the Fairmont Norfolk hotel. We were recommended the hotel from a friend who had been and were not disappointed. The food was beautiful, both of us having steaks for main....More

Thank Charlotte K
Reviewed September 22, 2016 via mobile

Totally stunning blended whiskey and steak meal. 5 delightful courses with 5 different whiskies. Charming service, thanks solmoun. The steak was the best I have ever eaten.

Thank HighExpectationsGuy
Reviewed September 13, 2016

I would highly recommend any lover of steak to this restaurant. Based at Fairmont the norfolk hotel, the location is perfect for a very peaceful evening dinner with great ambience and memorable service. Great with a glass of wine.

Thank kaburunjeru
Reviewed August 23, 2016

This atmosphere is calm and the food and service are quite good. Do not miss this restaurant while in Nairobi.

Thank boyohboy10
Reviewed August 22, 2016

Great ambience and good presentation but the taste can definitely be improved. Not a good option if you are looking for vegetarian options.

Thank Rashipremal
Reviewed August 19, 2016

The food was very tasty but it took FOREVER to come. And when it did arrive it wasn't very hot. I ordered a medium steak and it was still mooing - didn't want to send it back for fear it would take another 45 minutes...More

Reviewed August 19, 2016

My lovely wife and I had a Sunday evening dinner at Tatu. It has a sophisticated stylish look to it and a great atmosphere, even though fairly quiet that evening. We both had the designer hamburger which was superbly prepared and presented with a steak...More

Thank Les P
Reviewed August 3, 2016 via mobile

Food was nice though i definitely wouldnt call it the best in Nairobi.. Food prices are very reasonable, however, the drinks!! The most expensive ones i have seen in Kenya so far.... (Obviously, this is how the money comes as food prices are ok). Had...More

Thank Rugile S
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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
Dinner, Lunch
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
Special occasions, Large groups, Romantic, Families with children, Business meetings
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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