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Big Five Restaurant & Bar

Ole Sereni Hotel | Mombasa Road, Opposite Zain offices, Parkside towers, Nairobi 00500, Kenya
+254 20 3901000
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good28%
  • Average16%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible5%
Travelers talk about
“steak” (5 reviews)
“national park” (15 reviews)
“game reserve” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
European, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Ole Sereni Hotel | Mombasa Road, Opposite Zain offices, Parkside towers, Nairobi 00500, Kenya
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Nice food nice place nice terrasse. People are really welcoming they caribou you very well . They have vegetarian range of food which is nice.

Thank Jordan S
Reviewed July 15, 2018

The food here is really good, and there is a good variety. I came here twice during my stay in Nairobi, because the first time I went at night so I wasn't able to see anything. During the day we could see a few animals...More

Thank WanderingGalKK
Reviewed June 16, 2018

check for A La Carte menu before heading for Buffet, if you are not much of any eater, La Carte you get good portion to eat.

Thank Nithil P
Reviewed March 18, 2018

Ussually there on business so I tend to eat out but on the occasions when I fancy a quiet evening, this is where I go. The atmosphere is relaxed and waitering discreet yet attentive. The meat is good and everything that goes with it terrific....More

Thank Jean-Baptiste L
Reviewed March 15, 2018 via mobile

My colleague had the T-bone Steak and I had the Mixed Grill. Whilst he loved his steak, I was a bit disappointed. The mixed grill has a mini sirloin steak, small fillet, a meat patty, a single beef rib and a small ox-tail pie. The...More

Thank RalphSinger
Reviewed February 22, 2018

It has a beautiful view of Nairobi National Park. The ambiance is wonderful. That is where the good of that restaurant ends. They pressured us to get the buffet when I spoke to management in advance and they assured me that I we could have...More

Thank Greg H
Reviewed December 19, 2017

The best place to have your food as well as have great view of the National park!! Food spread was too good!!

Thank vivek772015
Reviewed November 12, 2017

We sat on the terrace overlooking the game reserve. We did see some buffalo but they were a long way off. Breakfast was great, Choices suitable for Europeans! Our evening meal was an Indian evening so we couldn't try local dishes. It was very good...More

Thank Veronica F
Reviewed October 12, 2017

Overall average hotel food. The pizza we had was pretty good, everything else was OK. Service was quicker than elsewhere, at least in our experience. Slightly overpriced but it is a hotel restaurant so that's not unexpected!

Thank kehjay
Reviewed August 12, 2017

Chef listened and gave me exactly what I ordered. meat quality was good and wine was impressive. The grill is inviting, once you step in that grill just calls you and draws you in!!!!

Thank ooobabatunde
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Highchairs Available
Good for
Large groups, Business meetings, Kids, Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Ole Sereni Hotel | Mombasa Road, Opposite Zain offices, Parkside towers, Nairobi 00500, Kenya
  • Location: Africa  >  Kenya  >  Nairobi>  > Nairobi Central Business District
  • Neighborhood: Nairobi Central Business District
  • Phone Number: +254 20 3901000
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