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Dhajay Apartments-Valley Arcade | Valley arcade Shopping Centre, Nairobi, Kenya
20 3875226
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34 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2016

An Italian gentleman owns this restaurant and you can always find him there. It offers the best in Italian cuisine. The restaurant is small and has very personalized service that never disappoints. It is a perfect place for pizza or steak. The restaurant has a special challenge for those willing to order one of their large T-bone steaks – your... More 

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Thank Ole P
Nairobi
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3 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2016 via mobile

At first we couldn't get any service. After we were rushed. The food is great but this was the 4th time that they treated us like we were getting the food for free. Not going back!

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Thank localtourism
Nairobi, Kenya
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20 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 21, 2015

I had previously visited this restaurant and was really pleased with their service. I had booked via phone the previous day and spoken with the manager, Davide, but when I arrived they had no table for me. I was shocked, disappointed and embarassed. When I asked the manger he brushed it off and said he would be able to get... More 

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6 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2015 via mobile

Local friends advised us the place and it was worth it. After 3 weeks in Nairobi, it is far the best Italian restaurant in town! Delicious pizza, very good meat as well and the service is excellent. We will come back for sure during our next trip.

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Thank Morgane G
Nairobi, Kenya
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37 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2015 via mobile

If you want great Italian food with great ambience, this is the place to go. The restaurant is very cosy and the manager is hands on. Waiters are fantastic and food great. What more could you ask for. By far this is our favorite Italian restaurant in Nairobi. Kudos to management for maintaining great standards.

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Thank smwelu
Nairobi, Kenya
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33 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2015

La Salumeria has been here for more than a decade. Fortunately, they have never gone for radical changes other than improve on service and what they bring at table....nonetheless, this still remains one of the coziest place to have a nice meal and catch up with a friend. I was there this week and decided to try the tagliata......just amazing!!!

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Thank tonyrg
Nairobi, Kenya
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20 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2015

Restaurant offers very good Italian Food and great service. Pizzas are very nice and does cater for Vegetarians.

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Thank umesh d
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2015

My fiancé and I just recently moved to Valley Arcade and stumbled upon this gem as we were exploring the neighborhood. The only reason I haven't given this place 5 stars is because I saw a critter in the kitchen area that made me almost decide to leave before we ordered. However, I'm glad that I stayed as the food,... More 

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Thank irisb
Nairobi, Kenya
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5 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2015

I went there several times, was never disappointed. Excellent pizza and pasta, good service and overall setting. I love to go there and will definitely go back as soon as I can.

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Thank Emmanuelle B
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479 reviews
211 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 145 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2015

The food and service are excellent and this is a nice, though not cheap, option for a dinner out. Typical Italian fare, with various local and imported ingredients. Our only real criticism is that the portion sizes were a little stingy - we were letting wanting more; which is indicative of how good the food is I guess! Worth going... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Italian, Pizza, European
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Delivery, Takeout
Good for
Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Dhajay Apartments-Valley Arcade | Valley arcade Shopping Centre, Nairobi, Kenya
  • Location: Africa  >  Kenya  >  Nairobi
  • Phone Number: 20 3875226

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?