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Tatu Restaurant

) #17 of 507 Restaurants in Nairobi $$$$ Seafood, , European
Harry Thuku Road | Harry Thuku Rd, Nairobi 00100, Kenya
+254 20 2265000
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Overview
  • Excellent64%
  • Very good25%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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“steak” (22 reviews)
“tomato soup” (6 reviews)
“tuna” (2 reviews)
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CUISINES
Seafood, Contemporary, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$$$
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Service
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LOCATION
Harry Thuku Road | Harry Thuku Rd, Nairobi 00100, Kenya
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51 - 60 of 186 reviews

Reviewed April 3, 2016 via mobile

Very good service, not too expensive for tourists, as this is really a great food, worth to try! The crocodile was awesome!!!! I will come back again for sure and try the other options!More

3  Thank Rkmiy733
Joel M, Manager at Tatu Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded April 12, 2016

Dear Rkmiy733, Thank you for taking time to review us. We appreciate the feedback as this goes a long way to improve our offering and service. Am glad to know you had great experience and in particular the crocodile dish. There is plenty more to...More

Reviewed March 29, 2016

Wonderful steaks, good wine, perfect side dishes. The best place in Nairobi I ever had dinner in. Not cheap, but highly recommended.More

3  Thank Akurasov
Joel M, Manager at Tatu Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded April 12, 2016

Dear Akurasov, Thanks for taking your precious time to review us. It is great pleasure to know that you loved the steaks, wine and side dishes. This is part of what Tatu stands for and we are glad we delivered. Am also glad to know...More

Reviewed March 5, 2016 via mobile

Really nice place inside the Fairmont Hotel. Great and friendly staff whom had good knowledge about the different food offered. We were 7 for dinner and all had appetizers and main dishes - The food was AMAZING! At the end when we wanted to pay,...More

2  Thank Sophie_Gram
Joel M, Manager at Tatu Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded March 14, 2016

Dear Sophie_Gram, Thank you for taking your time to review us. We appreciate the feedback given. I have noted that you found the food amazing and the staff is knowledgeable and friendly. This will be definitely be communicated to them all. I have also taken...More

Reviewed March 5, 2016

We were three people eating there on a Thursday evening. The restaurant was quiet but had a sophisticated atmosphere. I was dumb struck when they brought in a dumb valet to hang our jackets on - never seen that anywhere! Were each had a different...More

2  Thank Les P
Joel M, Manager at Tatu Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded March 14, 2016

Dear Les P, Thank you for your valued feedback and for choosing us to host your dinner. We highly appreciate this. I have noted that you enjoyed every meal and even more specific the Tuna, the attentive service and the atmosphere. These are the three...More

Reviewed January 12, 2016

tatu is avery nice restaurant with humble staff.very sweet mouth watering foods.we visited the hotel for lunch and the day seemed busy but they services the gave us were perfect,keep up Tatu. I always refer my clients to the hotel.More

2  Thank Sunrise Tours S
Joel M, Manager at Tatu Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded February 29, 2016

Dear Sunrise Tours S, Thank you for taking your precious time to review us. We highly appreciate that. Am glad to know that you did enjoy both food and service. These are what we are known for. I also appreciate that you will always refer...More

Reviewed January 5, 2016 via mobile

Went with family, all meals from pizza and pasta to Indian and beef were perfect. The prices were acceptable for such quality. Good service. Highly recomend.More

1  Thank Safet Z
Joel M, Manager at Tatu Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded February 29, 2016

Dear Safet Z, Thank you for taking time to review us. Your feedback will go a long way to improve what we offer. I have noted that you did enjoy food and service. We continue to upgrade our offerings and I assure you that we...More

Reviewed December 3, 2015

We were in Nairobi for two birthdays in our party and chose Tatu from the recommendation by the staff at another hotel! Glad we did. Avocado/asparagus vinaigrette was new to me and my wife had a new experience with the giant prawns from Mombassa --...More

4  Thank Nail56
Reviewed November 16, 2015

The Tatu restaurant is very welcoming, inside the Norfolk Hotel. It serves excellent beef from a local breed of cattle, well presented and delicious.

3  Thank L-LITTORINA
Reviewed November 8, 2015 via mobile

service was impeccable and I wanted to like the place but I ordered tho prawns and they were just obliterated w garlic. I _like_ garlic but this was just too much. )-:

3  Thank Kris F
Reviewed November 7, 2015

We selected with my colleague Tatu restaurant for dinner, tasted their famous steak, and no regret, the service was excellent and the food quality was just perfect. It was a great experience, and while it is not cheap, the quality is clearly very high.

2  Thank Ferenc B
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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
Good for
Business meetings, Families with children, Large groups, Special occasions, Romantic
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
  • E-mail
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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