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Mambo Italia Lavington

Lavington Curve, James Gichuru Rd | Lavington Curve, James Gichuru Road & Galleria Mall, Nairobi, Kenya
+254 709 670000
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Overview
  • Excellent34%
  • Very good45%
  • Average15%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
Travelers talk about
“pizza” (96 reviews)
“gelato” (6 reviews)
“bruschetta” (5 reviews)
Open Now
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM Hours
CUISINES
Italian, Pizza, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
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LOCATION
Lavington Curve, James Gichuru Rd | Lavington Curve, James Gichuru Road & Galleria Mall, Nairobi, Kenya
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1 - 10 of 175 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Avoid if you looking for a quiet dinning romantic experience. True, MI might not be an ideal dating restaurant. But, for a good pizza, one might try. Anyway, my point is it's good for families with kids and those who enjoy kid's screaming. 😉

Thank Sam W
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Nairobi in general is not a foodie paradise, but this little gem has the absolute best pizza in Nairobi. I should probably try other things on the menu, but can’t NOT have the great pizza!

Thank Richard B
Reviewed August 7, 2018 via mobile

I had lunch at Manbo Italia on Sunday and I ordered my pizza (make your own) and it was just the way I love it. The Nutella profiteroles were yummy. I wasn’t too keen on the chicken wings, but the cessation salad was great and...More

Thank Sliwa M
Reviewed July 25, 2018

Great pizza's made here! Fresh, tasty and also have a thin crust ...and sizable portions for sharing.

Thank Ms S
Reviewed July 23, 2018

Made reservations for a couples dinner. We were given a good table at the terrace. Dinner was great and the portions rather huge.The chef went the extra mile to ensure our meals were served piping hot as requested. Service staff were courteous and attentive. We...More

Thank Jackie M
Reviewed July 20, 2018 via mobile

Good spot in Nairobi for family or couples dinner. It’s in a mall complex, with outdoor seating optional on the roof (2nd story). Good salad, pizza, pasta. We had a mushroom pasta that was yum.

Thank Karen T
Reviewed July 12, 2018

Had lunch here and the meal portions were soooo huge!! being there on a working day, appreciated that it didnt take long to bring the meal

Thank Nyakato
Reviewed May 24, 2018

I ordered for delivery. The pizza was good and the flavour combinations are original. Great ice cream too. A bit on the expensive side compared to other restaurants.

Thank Helen A
Reviewed May 9, 2018

The restaurant has a nice setting and there is ample parking/ even a small playground for the little ones. The food came relatively quickly and this was much appreciated given that it was a business lunch. loved the meal - and i must say the...More

Thank Nyakato
Reviewed May 6, 2018 via mobile

This place is ok for kids because of the playground close to the tables so you can eat and watch them play. However, except for a decent pizza, there is nothing Italian about it (I am Italian so I know..), any pasta sauce is so...More

Thank Scimmi77
MI_Management, Owner at Mambo Italia Lavington, responded to this reviewResponded May 10, 2018

Hi. The mushroom penne with grana, cream and roasted garlic may be the pasta you had (we can only take a guess) - its a good portion so perhaps this is why you found it heavy but our customers love it .... it remains the...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Large groups, Special occasions, Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
9:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Monday
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Friday
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Saturday
9:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Lavington Curve, James Gichuru Rd | Lavington Curve, James Gichuru Road & Galleria Mall, Nairobi, Kenya
  • Location: Africa  >  Kenya  >  Nairobi
  • Phone Number: +254 709 670000
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