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Nairobi Java House Downtown

Mama Ngina Street, Nairobi, Kenya
+254 721 494049
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good43%
  • Average16%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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“brunch” (3 reviews)
“carrot cake” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Cafe, African, International
$$ - $$$
Mama Ngina Street, Nairobi, Kenya
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Reviewed July 8, 2015

The Downtown Java house is a great place to visit when in Nairobi. It's a great place to meet friends, or to chill and enjoy a lovely cup of coffee. It's a little stuffy inside because of the underground seating area but the Air Conditioner...More

Thank Rahim K
ManagementTeamKe, Manager at Nairobi Java House Downtown, responded to this reviewResponded July 10, 2015

Thank you for your review! We appreciate you taking the time to give us feedback.

Reviewed June 30, 2015

great place downtown for convenient meetings with clients, lovely and crisp coffee (and other varieties of snacks, food and shakes), very ideal location and like all other JAVA houses, food quality and consistency is well maintained

Thank animesh s
Reviewed June 25, 2015

I have frequented Java for some years now. I don't use coffee but I just love their carrot cake,no other restaurant does it like Java. The mmilkshake too is quite good though the quality has gone down lately. All in all, a nice place with...More

Thank Ezra O
Reviewed June 22, 2015

Pleasure to have a such a great coffee place in Kenya! Sit back, use the WIFI, capucciono... Well done!

Thank DistantRelatives
JavaTeam, Manager at Nairobi Java House Downtown, responded to this reviewResponded June 24, 2015

Thank you for your review! We're happy to hear you're enjoying your time back in Kenya at Java House.

Reviewed June 13, 2015 via mobile

If you love coffee, and not just coffee but fresh coffee, then then he next time you are in kenya, stop down down and grab yourself a nice Kenyan roast of coffee at the famous Java house, and you will want to take some home....More

Thank Kenedy O
Reviewed May 18, 2015

We didn't do much shopping or site seeing yet we did stop in at Java House. We got a quick bite to eat and bought some Kenya coffee to take back to the States, the meal was fine ,we asked for cold bottled water and...More

Thank patrick m
Reviewed April 17, 2015 via mobile

I love Java house. I will say though that the down town location is not my favorite just because it's so crowded, but that does not take away from the food, drinks, and milk shakes being amazing. And the coffee is to die for, I...More

Thank slanay16
Reviewed March 27, 2015

This location is usually busy but we stopped here on Sunday Afternoon. I believe weekends it is a good place for a snack while walking downtown. The meat pies were delicious, love the shakes... Got coffee that rivals starbucks...

Thank MJM676
Reviewed February 7, 2015

am i the only one who has horrid restaurant experiences??? went to the one at kimathi street..... juice was great, ordered classic fish and chips..... twas delivered real quick... only for me to cut into the fish and this disgusting smell fills the air..... they...More

1  Thank loise m
Reviewed January 19, 2015 via mobile

Well no doubt Java has a good menu... This particular branch is in a busy area hence at times getting a table is a mission...and I also noticed the staff here are less friendly or welcoming compared to other branches.....not a place to have a...More

Thank Miinks
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Wifi
Good for
Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Mama Ngina Street, Nairobi, Kenya
  • Location: Africa  >  Kenya  >  Nairobi
  • Phone Number: +254 721 494049
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