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Mediterraneo Ristorante

United Nations Avenue | Gigiri, Nairobi, Kenya
+254 789 269841
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  • Excellent25%
  • Very good43%
  • Average17%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible6%
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“pasta” (13 reviews)
“juice” (2 reviews)
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Italian, Mediterranean, European, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
United Nations Avenue | Gigiri, Nairobi, Kenya
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Reviewed January 13, 2017

Friendly staff and a quiet place to enjoy a taste of the Mediterranean. Good sized servings and a variety of options.

Thank CM J
Reviewed January 2, 2017

Nice and quiet garden restaurant on busy UN Avenue. We wanted to like it but after three visits we have to admit to ourselves that the food is just not keeping up with the expectations raised by decor, attitude and prices. Service tends to be...More

2  Thank Florian G
Reviewed December 30, 2016

i really loved the chiken pizza ,chcolate brownie and chocolate cupcake .the best rekomendation is to come during lunch time and order tri colour pasta i think

Thank jyot b
Reviewed December 27, 2016

This Italian restaurant combines charm and good food. The combination of a lovely garden, friendly service and a tasty meal is the perfect setting for anyone looking for some bliss!

Thank TravellingQoi
Reviewed December 15, 2016 via mobile

Since our office has relocated to Gigiri with my friends and colleagues, have frequented the restaurant quiet a few times for lunch. The ambience is pleasant and having tables also in the garden allows for a relaxing lunch. The food is excellent and the waiters...More

Thank Halina P
Reviewed December 12, 2016

This is the perfect place for long lunches. I have visited the restaurant regularly when in the Gigiri area. I specially like the variation of food and the specials that change frequently. Service is perfect. Its a very relaxing place with ample parking.

Thank Hans L
Reviewed December 12, 2016 via mobile

food was amazing and the chef was fantastic! I really enjoyed the atmosphere! will definitely back on my next trip to kenya

Thank lennypoli
Reviewed November 24, 2016

I had a red snapper and pasta dish at the Gigiri branch of this restaurant. Maybe not the best choice this far from the ocean because I came down with some bowel movements in the middle of the night. It must be said that the...More

Thank queijinho
Reviewed October 28, 2016

This is a lovely place, and quiet for the location. Make sure to sit in the lovely garden, no matter what time of year. Many many options on food including vegetarian (perhaps too many!), and great service. Always a winner.

Thank Lily W
Reviewed October 26, 2016

My wife and I love this place. Good selection of Italian dishes plus some really good pizza. We also like the atmosphere as we are able to sit inside or outside depending on the weather.

Thank Shawn W
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Large groups, Kids, Families with children, Business meetings
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
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: United Nations Avenue | Gigiri, Nairobi, Kenya
  • Location: Africa  >  Kenya  >  Nairobi>  > Highridge
  • Neighborhood: Highridge
  • Phone Number: +254 789 269841
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Mediterraneo Ristorante in Gigiri is a charming, Italian-villa style venue with beautiful outdoor seating and expansive gardens that make any meal memorable, whether a special occasion or an everyday affair. We are dedicated to recreating an authentic Italian dining experience in Nairobi, importing everything from prosciutto and pasta to our kitchen equipment straight from the old country, and making everything else from scratch.
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