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Muthaiga shopping centar | Limuru Road, Nairobi, Kenya
12:00 pm - 10:30 pm
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Sun - Sat 12:00 pm - 10:30 pm
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Nairobi, Kenya
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17 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 23, 2015

La Dolce Vita is probably one of the best Italian Restaurants in Nairobi. The food, the ambience, the service is just great. I have never been disappointed. More so, Ricardo Rossi gives his personal attention and I've seen him on the go shopping for food items that are only the best for his restaurant. I would give this restaurant a... More 

Thank GSkenya
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34 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 21, 2015

We went Sunday night and only two tables were occupied. We were the 3rd table and a group of 8. We have been to this restaurant for many many years and absolutely loved it. The last two times we visited, we were not happy at all. We were quickly shown the table, and drinks and food ordered promptly. Food Serving... More 

2 Thank HCShah
Nairobi, Kenya
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25 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2015

Authentic pasta dishes and pizza. One of the better wine selections in Nairobi. Friendly staff and nice quiet location, good for couples or a small family gathering. Solid 8.5/10

Thank NorthandSouthTravel
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12 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2015 via mobile

We ate here three times whilst staying in Muthaiga, food was always very good, service depended a bit on the waiter but was generally good. Prices are a little steep for italian but probably in keeping with the rent. Would definitely recommend this restaurant.

Thank Shummezz
Nairobi, Kenya
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46 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2015

Been regulars at La Dolce Vita for some years now, and had another very good meal there yesterday and were reminded again how a good Italian restaurant does it! And it's all good - pleasant ambience (quiet opera, jazz and world music, nice acoustics so you can't hear everyone else talking), good service (attentive, prompt and unobtrusive), food (hot and... More 

Thank travelpractical
Mombasa, Kenya
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48 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2015

The club is along koi angle street and it is very high end. Great music and a variety of drinks. I was overly impressed by the place.

Thank LetterFromDiani
Nairobi, Kenya
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4 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2015

the service was very very good. most of the food was good, except for the 'fillet steak' which i'm not sure was steak or what kind of meat it was? It didn't have that steak look or flavor... I didn't eat it. Otherwise a nice place

Thank sgloss487
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9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2015 via mobile

La Dolce Vita is one of my favourite. Consistently good food in a light, airy setting. Definitely worth a visit or two or three or four! Highly recommend it.

Thank himayahouse
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24 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2015 via mobile

Some of the best Italian in Nairobi, with a lovely setting inside and out. Fresh pasta was particularly good, we highly rated the truffle spaghetti!

Thank Jesse D
Nairobi, Kenya
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12 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2015

The restuarant is unusually located, but the food and service is spectacular! I absolutely enjoyed the entire dining experience.

Thank Alisha R

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
    3.5 of 5 stars
Italian, European, Pizza, Mediterranean
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Cash Only, Takeout, Highchairs Available
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 10:30 pm
12:00 pm - 10:30 pm
12:00 pm - 10:30 pm
12:00 pm - 10:30 pm
12:00 pm - 10:30 pm
12:00 pm - 10:30 pm
12:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Muthaiga shopping centar | Limuru Road, Nairobi, Kenya
  • Location: Africa  >  Kenya  >  Nairobi
  • Phone Number: 254722624100
Aperfect balance of elegance, comfort and refinement. A corner of Italy in Nairobi Romantic moment, lived in the large terrace, become uforgettable moments Italian cuisine ----in the best tradition, homemade mozzarella and pasta, pizza baked in a wood oven, the desserts of our production From the best Italian wineries a selection of over 80 varieties of wines are the pride of our restaurant

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?