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Tamambo Bar and Grill - CLOSED

Limuru Road | Village Market, Nairobi 00200, Kenya
+254 20 7124005
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Overview
  • Excellent23%
  • Very good46%
  • Average13%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible7%
Travelers talk about
“burger” (7 reviews)
“shrimp” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours Closed
CUISINES
African, European, Bar, Seafood, Mediterranean, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
Limuru Road | Village Market, Nairobi 00200, Kenya
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1 - 10 of 66 reviews

Reviewed December 1, 2016

Very nice place for a short break or lunch in Village Market area. I don't think I would choose for dinner, as the decoration was not very good for a dinner ambiance. Mear was well cooked and service was also very nice.More

Thank Gürkan K
Geraldine D, Director of Sales at Tamambo Bar and Grill, responded to this reviewResponded December 5, 2016

Many thanks for taking the time to post a review. We are happy you enjoyed your lunch at Tamambo and thought the meat was well cooked and the service was good. Your positive remarks have been shared with the team who are always happy that...More

Reviewed November 6, 2016 via mobile

Had a free Uber ride voucher and went for a burger and drinks. The best burger I have tasted by far!More

Thank Georgemwas
labinaNairobi, Director of Sales at Tamambo Bar and Grill, responded to this reviewResponded November 8, 2016

Thank you very much for posting such a postive review and for giving us a perfect rating. We are delighted that you chose to use your free Uber voucher to take you to Tamambo and it is fantastic to hear that you rate the burger...More

Reviewed October 23, 2016 via mobile

I visited tamambo few months ago on a Friday night after doing my nails in the mall. My neighbours love the place and had to go experience for myself, there was a band playing which was very entertaining for me esp for the fact that...More

Thank Tamy Z
Reviewed October 8, 2016 via mobile

We went there for coffee and dessert and the service was ridiculous slow. The coffee was a disgrace; this is Kenya for heaven's sake! Won't go there again for sure.More

Thank The_Egyptian_Couple
labinaNairobi, Director of Sales at Tamambo Bar and Grill, responded to this reviewResponded October 11, 2016

We appreciate you taking the time to provide us with such candid feedback We are very disappointed to hear that your visit to Tamambo did not meet your expectations and that you found our service to be below standard and the coffee a disgrace. Your...More

Reviewed October 2, 2016

Great food especially the prawns. Great desserts. Service was good but very slow. Wine list could be better but I am picky and only one Italian red!

Thank DrBlueJacksonHole
Reviewed July 16, 2016 via mobile

Enjoyed every bit of the delicious food, great outdoor service. The Choma (assorted grilled meat) was excellent. Capped with dry wine and the ambience, my stay was fantastic. Staff members were wonderful. I left my wallet on the table as I left rushing to catch...More

Thank Wondy G
labinaNairobi, Director of Sales at Tamambo Bar and Grill, responded to this reviewResponded July 19, 2016

Thank you very much for taking the time to post a review. We are delighted you enjoyed every bit of your dining experience finding the Choma Sampler excellent and the staff members wonderful. Your comments are a great acknowledgement to the hard work and integrity...More

Reviewed July 3, 2016

Stopped by here for dinner after exploring the shops at the Village Market. Good value/generous portions and nice presentation. Be careful tho' - their mild spice was more like our medium!! Also a hookah bar so if that bothers you (it was fine and lent...More

Thank Julia H
labinaNairobi, Director of Sales at Tamambo Bar and Grill, responded to this reviewResponded July 5, 2016

Thank you so much for taking the time to post your review. We are happy that you enjoyed your dining experience and the thought the meal good value, with generous portions and nice presentation. Your comments on the spicing and the hookah bar have been...More

Reviewed May 30, 2016

Had a burger there on my very first visit to this place even though I've known about it for years. The place was not very busy since it is a Monday night. The food was excellent. The service however was on the slow side. The...More

Thank Jose M
labinaNairobi, Director of Sales at Tamambo Bar and Grill, responded to this reviewResponded June 2, 2016

Thank you for taking the time to review your meal at Tamambo. We are happy that you enjoyed the food and thought the burger was excellent. However it is most unfortunate that the service was on the slow side. We have taken your comments very...More

Reviewed May 12, 2016

Had dinner at this establishment. Food was very good. HAd the Prawns and the lamb. Starter calamari, and breads was amazing too.More

Thank Ashika2
labinaNairobi, Director of Sales at Tamambo Bar and Grill, responded to this reviewResponded May 13, 2016

Thank you so much for taking the time to post a review. We really appreciate hearing about your positive dining experiences at the restaurant and are delighted that you enjoyed the prawns, lamb and calamari. Your comments are a great acknowledgement of our dedicated culinary...More

Reviewed April 26, 2016

Good service and prices. Been to the location on my last 4 trips. Shrimp Peri-Peri and lamb dish were good.

Thank szky
labinaNairobi, Director of Sales at Tamambo Bar and Grill, responded to this reviewResponded April 28, 2016

Thank you very much for taking the time to post a review. We are delighted you enjoyed your dining experience and particularly the peri peri prawns and the lamb dish. We appreciate your feedback.

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Restaurant Details

Good for
Business meetings, Bar scene, Large groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Limuru Road | Village Market, Nairobi 00200, Kenya
  • Location: Africa  >  Kenya  >  Nairobi
  • Phone Number: +254 20 7124005
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Description
Tamambo Bar and Grill, is located on the upper level of the Village Market, Gigiri. It has a casual trendy atmosphere and is open from 11.00am for coffees, lunch and dinner. With its varied and interesting menu it is perfect for discerning global tastes, offering a delicious selection of light salads, and snacks as well as appetizing gourmet dishes. The outdoor terrace has an alfresco ambience whereas the indoor cocktail lounge has a more intimate feel reminiscent of a cosy jazz bar Tamambo has become a popular meeting place with the background music setting the overall mood. Regular live bands perform every Friday and Saturdays from 9pm featuring a diverse group of talented musicians.
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