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Moniko's Kitchen

) #76 of 507 Restaurants in Nairobi $$ - $$$ Italian, European,
Gitanga Road | Valley Arcade, Nairobi 00606, Kenya
+254 737 032064
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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good41%
  • Average20%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible5%
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Opens in 20 min
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Italian, European, Grill, Healthy, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Gitanga Road | Valley Arcade, Nairobi 00606, Kenya
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

The food and ambience is great. I however, think they can do better with service that is more engaging and anticipating as opposed to raising hands for attention.

Thank Joseph N
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It is truly amazing... Food is great, service good, and waiting time not bad at all. Great cocktails too...

Thank Fareed K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Good food in a lovely restaurant on a sunny day is always an absolute treat. I haven't been to Monikos in a while so i was pleased to return to the enhanced green setting, which lends to a relaxed atmosphere. We enjoyed the meal and...More

Thank vifarel
Reviewed June 10, 2017

My wife and I had a great dinner at Moniko's. The 3 course meal we enjoyed was good with each course pleasing us.The waiter who served us was knowledgeable, friendly and timeous in his service. To top it all, the corkage was reasonable.

Thank Peter T
Reviewed June 1, 2017

We went in recently during the Burger festival for dinner on a Wednesday. The service needs to be improved. We had an inside table near the bar. The wait staff gathered there, near the cashier, to chat in loud tones which disturbed us. There was...More

Thank Smilin555
Reviewed May 7, 2017 via mobile

Aside from an unacceptable 40-minute wait for what was a relatively simple order on my latest visit (coupled with unconvincing excuses about 'problems' in the kitchen that didn't seem to affect other customers who had arrived after us getting their meals before us), Moniko's is...More

Thank Saffer73
Reviewed May 5, 2017 via mobile

Great Samosa!! I order the wrep.. was a bit dry ... but came fast . A nice and quiet place ti seat with your friend.

Thank Limisrael
Reviewed April 22, 2017 via mobile

We eat at Moniko's at least 2 times a month. Excellent food, good service and good atmosphere. Many different Styles and variations of food. A great place to try. Now have a 15 minute lunch or you get 10% off price of meal.

Thank Ron W
Reviewed April 11, 2017

I chanced upon Moniko's at a colleague's farewell affair. Nice cosy place, subdued lighting that is enough to see the person sitting across from you and have a decent conversation. Wasn't planning to eat but ended up ordering the chicken burger. Comes with a side...More

Thank Njoga N
Reviewed April 3, 2017 via mobile

Having seen photos of the sumptuous looking chicken burger on the Monikos instagram page, I was more than convinced to try it out. I headed there, appetite in full swing. Service was prompt. And I sat there for about 10 mins before my meal arrived....More

Thank Foxychiri88
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Delivery, Highchairs Available, Full Bar
Good for
Large groups, Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
9:00 am - 11:00 pm
9:00 am - 11:00 pm
9:00 am - 11:00 pm
9:00 am - 11:00 pm
9:00 am - 11:00 pm
9:00 am - 11:00 pm
9:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Gitanga Road | Valley Arcade, Nairobi 00606, Kenya
  • Location: Africa  >  Kenya  >  Nairobi
  • Phone Number: +254 737 032064
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