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China Plate

The Chancery | Valley Rd, Nairobi, Kenya
+254 725 219291
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  • Excellent23%
  • Very good37%
  • Average28%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible3%
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“china plates” (14 reviews)
“noodles” (2 reviews)
12:00 PM - 11:00 PMAll hours
Chinese, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
The Chancery | Valley Rd, Nairobi, Kenya
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Reviewed August 29, 2017

It is 20 years since i first went to China plate and I still love the place today . Flexible with their timings means that lunch at 15:30 is possible. Tasty food, large portions. They also have some Indian and Barbecue options for those not...More

Thank GastroNinja
Reviewed June 20, 2017

China plate is a unique one coz ur get chinese and indian food at this place. the sizziling veggies , fried rice and chowmein we good and not to miss the Chinese Tea.

Thank PumaSri
Reviewed June 10, 2017

Once you speak to the owner you can get the food you want that is actually tasty but not in line with the price charged. I nearly gave it a Very Good .. But only nearly. There are plenty of great restaurants in Nairobi at...More

Thank KaiUWulff
Reviewed April 6, 2017

REALLY hungry and could not find parking where things were cheaper, but we could agree on Chinese and parking was just driving in for free!! So we ventured in. GREAT wait staff, when we went in lunch crowd had finished and we had a private...More

Thank 41Wahine
Reviewed September 4, 2016 via mobile

Restaurant looked run down it had a private party and was very noisy. The host was very courteous and visited our table to assist us in ordering. The staff looked very tired in life. The soups we ordered was very good , main course Gong...More

1  Thank Jayesh C
Reviewed December 31, 2015 via mobile

I have been to China so I know what good Chinese cuisine is, sadly I would not say this is. The food was not of the quality I was expecting, the only dish slightly like a good Chinese was the sesame chicken, but this was...More

1  Thank James M
Reviewed September 19, 2015 via mobile

Having used the China Plate on a number of occasions I can not recommend it highly enough. The owner is very friendly and helpful the staff are efficient and serve you with a welcoming smile. The food is tasty and can be as mild or...More

1  Thank Bob T
Reviewed September 6, 2015

I have been visiting this restaurant for more years than I care to remember. Most of the time it has been great. Tasty (very) large portions, Fine service, friendly and accommodating management, Great for a family lunch and a business meal anytime. Useful to know...More

Thank GastroNinja
Reviewed July 19, 2015 via mobile

I was stuck in traffic for 2 hours,hungry,tired and frustrated.I was not I impressed with the place the last time and reluctantly got off the road and popped into China Plate.Most Szechwan dishes are spicy so I ordered the Szechwan Mutton with vegetable fried rice.The...More

Thank GNF777
Reviewed April 15, 2015

Large portions great variety of dishes found large sized portions to large for and settled for the small sixed portions. Sea food very good especially squid in black bean sauce. prawns also excellent

Thank Bob T
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout, Reservations, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Large groups, Families with children
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Chancery | Valley Rd, Nairobi, Kenya
  • Location: Africa  >  Kenya  >  Nairobi
  • Phone Number: +254 725 219291
Just up Valley Rd from the Pan Afric hotel - there is also another one in Nairobi, but I have not been to that one.
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