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Emerald Garden

United Nations Avenue | Gigiri, Nairobi, Kenya
+254 711 222222
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  • Excellent29%
  • Very good33%
  • Average13%
  • Poor15%
  • Terrible10%
Travelers talk about
“thai food” (17 reviews)
“steamed rice” (3 reviews)
“tom yum” (2 reviews)
Open Now
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM Hours
Asian, Thai, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
United Nations Avenue | Gigiri, Nairobi, Kenya
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21 - 30 of 96 reviews

Reviewed June 30, 2016

Good location, with good and secure parking area. Pretty set-up, with lots of space. Every single thing we ordered off the menu was delicous. My group has different tastes but this place managed to appeal to all of them simultaneously. We had a mix of...More

Thank Njorogekui
Reviewed June 27, 2016

I was there with at least 15 of my friends for a birthday lunch and was greatly disappointed. The service we experienced was very poor; It was extremely slow and even though we were a big group, we were only assigned two people to serve...More

Thank Ibmajn
Reviewed June 25, 2016

Very nice restaurant, good service & we were pleasantly surprised by the freshness of the food. We were guests for lunch so do not know how expensive it was but for us to have fresh tasty food is enough, no matter what price. I am...More

Thank Hooray H
Reviewed June 6, 2016

The Thai food I ordered was not really authentic but reasonably priced. Good location as it is closed to the UN Office at Nairobi.

Thank SBC54
Reviewed May 23, 2016

The staff of the restaurant is very professional and nice, thai food is very good and the vine selection quite diverse.

Thank Diana_Mangalagiu
Reviewed May 18, 2016

There are too many choices on the menu varying between Chinese and Thai. Half the time items you pick are not available and it is over priced.

Thank GSkenya
Reviewed May 7, 2016 via mobile

We really enjoyed our party at emerald gardens it was great!! It lasted till about 2am. So if you are looking for a place to hold a late night party this is the one.

Thank Anmolrughani
Reviewed April 23, 2016

This used to be a great place for a long evening meal of light, spicy, fine Thai cuisine. So far this year on three occasions it has been a real disappointment. Food is getting heavy and sticky (a symptom of the partnership with the neighbouring...More

3  Thank Englishman I
Reviewed April 3, 2016

We used to visit Emerald Garden regularly for Sunday lunch, throughout 2015, but had not been for several months. The service used to be impeccable, the ambiance delightful and the food delicious. What has happened?! There were only two of us, with two other covers...More

2  Thank 5NAFU
Reviewed February 2, 2016

The restaurant is very nice, ideally located in Gigiri with a lot of cabs close by. The setting is beautiful. Very helpful staff as per Kenyan standard (which means there s always one waiter standing close to the table, clearing dishes and glasses as soon...More

Thank Dina M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Validated Parking, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Large groups, Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: United Nations Avenue | Gigiri, Nairobi, Kenya
  • Location: Africa  >  Kenya  >  Nairobi
  • Phone Number: +254 711 222222
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