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The Waterhole

) #115 of 505 Restaurants in Nairobi $$ - $$$
Mombasa Road, Nairobi, Kenya
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good42%
  • Average14%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Jun 15, 2017
“Best Quick View of African Animals”
Apr 26, 2017
“Great Brunch”
Restaurant Hours
$$ - $$$
Mombasa Road, Nairobi, Kenya
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Reviewed June 15, 2017

This is on the edge of the Nairobi National Park, and large iconic animals are clearly visible. The food is good -- I had a chicken schnitzel and red cabbage (like my wife makes) -- great stuff

Thank Craig H
Reviewed April 26, 2017

You have to visit the Ole Sereni for Sunday Brunch. Not a cheap treat but for sure worth it. Open Fire Grill, Indian and Vegetarian options .. Just great!

Thank KaiUWulff
Reviewed December 12, 2016

Nice place with a lovely terrace overlooking Nairobi National Park. They have a good selection of food, I tried Asian food twice and they were both very good. Service was good, just a little slow.

Thank JamesPurple
Reviewed October 12, 2016

Lovely views, interesting visitors, great place for a business meeting and drinks out with excellent views. Service can be a little slow but always friendly,

Thank Latgaj
Reviewed September 25, 2016 via mobile

Good food with a safari feel at the hotel. Super view with a waterhole attracting some nice animals.

Thank Dodosurfer
Reviewed September 4, 2016

This spot overlooks the game park of Nairobi, if you are lucky enough, you will have a chance to see some wild animals... while enjoying a wood oven pizza you will want to come again and again

Thank Bobztraveler
Reviewed August 2, 2016

We ate here while staying at the Ole Sereni Hotel. The pizzas are great - try the Naoma Choma pizza. Stafff were friendly and helpful and the view over the Nairobi National Park is something else.

Thank Llanelly
Reviewed February 17, 2016

Drinks with friends looking over the national park. Good selection of drinks. Apparently well known for the chicken drumsticks/lollypops - they did not disappoint!

Thank dxbjamn
Reviewed January 30, 2016

The Waterhole is a nice restauant/ bar at the Ole Sereni Hotel in Nairobi. Great location (for access to the airport), the bar is a relaxed friendly place (sports TVs showing the premier league games!) and a decent restaurant with outside seating overlooking the Nairobi...More

Thank Ibadanboy
Reviewed December 12, 2015

They have a beautiful balcony looking into the national park and also a beautiful bar cornering their pool and the park. It has nice shaded areas so you can order a coffee or a drink and just relax. You feel like you have left the...More

Thank lvanclief
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  • Address: Mombasa Road, Nairobi, Kenya
  • Location: Africa  >  Kenya  >  Nairobi
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