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Cafe Villa Rosa

Chiromo Road, Nairobi | Villa Rosa Kempinski Hotel, Nairobi, Kenya
+254 703 049000
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Overview
  • Excellent31%
  • Very good38%
  • Average19%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible2%
Travelers talk about
“brunch” (2 reviews)
“salad” (5 reviews)
“cake” (2 reviews)
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CUISINES
European, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$$$
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LOCATION
Chiromo Road, Nairobi | Villa Rosa Kempinski Hotel, Nairobi, Kenya
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Reviewed September 25, 2017

There were a lot of Indian dishes which my palate didn't quite appreciate. I usually enjoy chapati but it was crusty and hard. Everything else that was English was something I could easily make at home...using a much lower budgetMore

Thank Nyasha M
Kees H, General Manager at Cafe Villa Rosa, responded to this reviewResponded October 12, 2017

Dear Nyasha M, Many thanks for sharing your recent dining experience with us at Cafe Villa Rosa. We appreciate your feedback, and i have shared this our Head Chef and team. I do hope that the next time you dine with us you will have...More

Reviewed March 2, 2017 via mobile

Stayed for a few days at the Kempinski and also had a full day conference here. The buffet restaurant is the allocated eating spot for the delegates and as with most buffets it is pretty much standard fair with regards to food with a few...More

Thank bazzer1911
Kees H, General Manager at Cafe Villa Rosa, responded to this reviewResponded July 30, 2017

Dear bazzer1911, Many thanks for sharing your feedback with us on your experience at Cafe Villa Rosa. We hope you had a successful conference and we look forward to hosting you at the hotel once again in the coming days. Warm Regards Kees Heuveling

Reviewed February 2, 2017 via mobile

Everything about Villa Rosa Kempinski is perfect. I walked in and was welcomed by friendly, courteous staff. The environment was serene and lovely. It just so happened to be my birthday and they made it special. Thank you Villa Rosa.More

Thank Achieng J
Kees H, General Manager at Cafe Villa Rosa, responded to this reviewResponded February 6, 2017

Dear Achieng J, Many thanks for taking the time to write a review on TripAdvisor. It's a pleasure to read that you had a great time at the hotel from the moment you walked in. It's also great to note that you opted to celebrate...More

Reviewed January 22, 2017

The restaurant offers a well prepared lunch buffet. Various salads, starters, soup, main courses and deserts.Many possibilities for private dining with business partners.More

Thank Rob v
Kees H, General Manager at Cafe Villa Rosa, responded to this reviewResponded July 30, 2017

Dear Rob, Many thanks for your review on Cafe Villa Rosa. We are pleased to note that you enjoyed our buffet selection, and we do hope that we will have the opportunity to host you at the restaurant once again in the coming days. Warm...More

Reviewed December 31, 2016 via mobile

My family and I decided to do Christmas lunch at Kempinski Cafe Villa Rosa and for $50 per person, what we experienced was shockingly below par. Booking experience of the table was very good. Feedback was immediate. The Christmas buffet was quite average, at best...More

Thank Maureen K
Reviewed December 7, 2016

We went out on a quest for a seafood buffet and we found just that here. Lovely ambience, and exceptionally pleasant and knowledgeable service staff. The food was tasty and fresh. Dessert was a winner, what with the decadent cakes on array.

Thank Jackie M
Reviewed November 16, 2016

Great ambiance, service and food is delicious. The waiters create a personal touch to your orders and makes sure you are well served. Thank you!

Thank Mary S
Reviewed November 13, 2016

I "enjoyed" the buffet at the Villa Rosa with a group of business colleagues on a Thursday evening. I found the quality of the food at the buffet to be well below average for any hotel, let alone a Kempinski. We were virtually the only...More

Thank Abbotsbury92
Reviewed September 8, 2016

Has always been our choice for memorable moments, their great service and ambiance is of world class level. Ever run out of ideas for your Anniversary? Birthday? Try them and they will surprise you. Keep it up!More

Thank Isaac M
Barnabas W, Hotel Manager at Cafe Villa Rosa, responded to this reviewResponded September 19, 2016

Dear Isaac M, We are so pleased to note that Cafe Villa Rosa is your venue of choice for all the special occasions. At Villa Rosa Kempinski we believe in turning memorable moments into lasting memories. Hope to share many more of these with you....More

Reviewed June 27, 2016

After an amazing experience the last time we were here, we decided to do lunch. Variety of dishes as always....and not to mention the staff who worked tirelessly to ensure that we were Ok! I have so far recommended this hotel to my friends and...More

Thank _jacquna78
ManishNambiar, General Manager at Cafe Villa Rosa, responded to this reviewResponded June 29, 2016

Dear _jacquna78, Thank you very much for taking the time to write a review on TripAdvisor. We are very pleased to read that you decided to visit us once again after an amazing experience the first time around. Glad to know that the team's efforts...More

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    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
European, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Families with children, Large groups, Kids, Business meetings, Special occasions
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Chiromo Road, Nairobi | Villa Rosa Kempinski Hotel, Nairobi, Kenya
  • Location: Africa  >  Kenya  >  Nairobi
  • Phone Number: +254 703 049000
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