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Cafe Villa Rosa

Chiromo Road, Nairobi | Villa Rosa Kempinski Hotel, Nairobi, Kenya
+254 703 049000
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good37%
  • Average16%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible2%
Travelers talk about
“brunch” (2 reviews)
“salads” (4 reviews)
“soup” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
European, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly
Chiromo Road, Nairobi | Villa Rosa Kempinski Hotel, Nairobi, Kenya
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Reviewed May 24, 2017

Great bar, with good service and helpful staff. was in Nairobi this time for three evening, and spend all three evening at the bar area, with business associates and friends. there is a great terrace area for smokers and non smokers alike.

Thank jksaha
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
Reviewed February 25, 2017

We booked a table for 5, two days in advance. Table was not ready and although the restaurant was half empty, they could not find anything better that the table close to the noisy pizza oven ... not ideal with my 85 years old mother....More

Thank Catherine C
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.

Thank Rob v
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

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
European, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Validated Parking
Good for
Business meetings, Families with children, Large groups, 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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