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Kicc, Harambee Ave | 58077, Nairobi 00200, Kenya
2229093
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Nairobi, Kenya
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 5, 2016

Delicious Chinese cuisine which is reasonably priced. Good service and in a central secure location.

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Thank kaburunjeru
Nairobi, Kenya
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 25, 2016

Tin Tin Restaurant has been in existence for over 3 decades and they surely know their job when it comes to catering and looking after their patrons. One cannot go wrong with their menu and variety. Ample parking available in the evenings. The restaurant has a good ambiance and the service is excellent. It is also very popular during lunch... More 

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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 15, 2016

This should not be called a restaurant. Imagine going for a short meeting, ordering tea and coffee, and we get something which looks more like dishwashing water. It taste ugly such that you let the cup be, and do not finish. The taste is this little scent of sewage, or soil, or something undefined but surely it appears bacterial. One... More 

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Thank David S
Nairobi, Kenya
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 15, 2016

I had not thought of eating Chinese delicacy leave alone having a taste of it, cause i just didn't know. But not until i happened to have visited the restaurant in accompany of some Chinese clients who were touring the city. I just loved it!

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Thank zekikim
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5 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 3, 2015

Fantastic!!!!! The function was well organized and the staff very cooperative. The set up & decorations well done. The food and drinks to everyone's satisfaction.

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Thank Florence N
Mumbai (Bombay), India
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 26, 2015

we ate at the outlet that was at KICC. tin tin is known to be one of the oldest chinese restaurans in nairobi. almost everyone knows of this place. i would call this place indian-chinese type food serving some great chicken and lamb dishes.

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1 Thank sumitminocha
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36 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 17, 2015

Since the 70's Tin Tin has been one of the best oriental experiences in Nairobi. To date, that old safari beat still rocks the joint.

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1 Thank Globe T
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 2, 2014 via mobile

I liked that the restaurant is spacious, however the waiters were slow,i waited 15 minutes before getting someone to take my order. I ordered rice and pork and though the potions were small, the food was delicious. Their juices are not fresh and didn't taste good,something needs to be done about this. the restaurant felt cold too, the decor needs... More 

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Thank Violet K
Nairobi, Kenya
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79 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 27, 2014

I have been going on and off to Tin Tin for over 10 years now. Its a great place to escape the crowds of CBD Nairobi for a while and enjoy a tasty lunch. Nice soups , good noodle dishes and in my opinion the best spare ribs in Nairobi. It is often busy because of catering for functions at... More 

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Thank GastroNinja
Nairobi, Kenya
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 22, 2014

The place is awesome,they have excellent services.The best coffee ever .The also serve indian and chines dishes.You can have breakfast,lunch or even dinner here.In this restaurant ,they don't serve quantity but quality.To me i have no words to say .EXCELLENT !!!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Chinese, Indian, African, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Kicc, Harambee Ave | 58077, Nairobi 00200, Kenya
  • Location: Africa  >  Kenya  >  Nairobi
  • Phone Number: 2229093

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?