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Makutano Grill

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Vegetarian Friendly
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
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All reviews lunch samosas crab burger giraffe centre karen blixen house bird feeders craft shops garden atmosphere feta cheese friendly service service was slow main course spicy
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Reviewed October 8, 2018 via mobile

Had lunch here with my wife. Only foreigners come here. Food was mediocre at best. Service was very poor and slow. If your driver recommends you go to this place, tell him you wanna go somewhere else.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Ryan U
Reviewed September 21, 2018 via mobile

A really lovely lunch with family and friends!! Peaceful and lovely gardens where the table are and a small playground for the kids. Staff were friendly and happy and the food was delicious and flavorful. Maybe a touch too much salt, but delicious all the...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Tracey W
Reviewed September 9, 2018 via mobile

Tucked in between a visit to the elephant orphanage and the Giraffe Centre, was a wonderful lunch at Makutano Grill. The “garden” outdoors eating space was relaxing and spacious. The main course French dip sandwich (on French bread) was just delicious. A starter of feta...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank sinza2017
Reviewed September 1, 2018

This is a beautiful place to enjoy being outdoors, (there is indoor too with a fireplace). The tables are situated on different patio areas, there are fountains and bird feeders, and we saw some really gorgeous birds there. The service was very good, but the...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Ithinkiatetoomuch
Reviewed August 14, 2018 via mobile

We had a morning in the Karen district seeing the Karen Blixen House and the Giraffe Centre. We then wanted to shop for souvenirs so we headed to the Utamaduni Craft Centre. The craft centre and the cafe/restaurant are all part of the one place...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank MlbTraveller2018
Reviewed August 12, 2018

Stopped here for lunch after our visit to the Karen Blixen Museum. Food was good, though they hadn't received their fish delivery for the day so we were unable to order our first choice. We had samosas and a local soup. Very tasty. Service was...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Atlantis_514
Reviewed July 30, 2018

Located nearby the Giraffe Centre, this little oasis is a great place to stop off for a relaxing lunch. The food was delicious and well priced, and the garden atmosphere was very relaxing. The staff were super friendly too. Make sure to wander through the...More

Date of visit: July 2018
1  Thank Lumi470
Reviewed April 11, 2018

I visited with my wife in March 2018 after a visit to the nearby Giraffe Centre. We had a very enjoyable meal whilst sat in the spacious grounds & followed it by a stroll around the various boutiques selling souvenirs etc. It was nice because...More

Date of visit: March 2018
1  Thank manxmanpaul
Reviewed February 26, 2018

We visited Makutano Grill Nairobi for Sunday afternoon Lunch with a delegation of 17paxs.The food was halal and very tasty with the Indianian taste touch. the waiters were very fast and efficient. We had made our booking early and we enjoyed our afternoon lunch as...More

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank Eric S
Reviewed February 4, 2018 via mobile

So relaxing and peaceful. The Samosas were scrumptious and the red snapper was probably the best fish I’ve ever had in my life. That’s from a lot of fish. The texture was perfect in the sauce not overpowering, but delightful. The Zanzibari soup was delightful...More

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank Quahog213
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