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Croissanterie Alexandre

Mbagathi Rd | Yaya Centre, Nairobi PO BOX 1555, Kenya
+254 724 720742
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good24%
  • Average3%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible17%
Travelers talk about
“quiche” (3 reviews)
“eclairs” (2 reviews)
“cakes” (4 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Cafe, French, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Mbagathi Rd | Yaya Centre, Nairobi PO BOX 1555, Kenya
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1 - 10 of 22 reviews

Reviewed June 24, 2017

I could not believe just how WONDERFUL their croissants are! I have had my fair share of croissants in Nairobi, but theirs shot to the top of the list with just one bite. Crunchy flaky top, soft and buttery inside. Such a delight 😋 I...More

Thank cnjorogeds
Reviewed March 11, 2017 via mobile

Only a couple of times have I bought a loaf of bread that wowed me. I buy bread about once a month. I don't buy supermarket bread (too many additives) so I make a point of looking for quality fresh bread from any bakery. Sadly,...More

1  Thank Ciqu W
Reviewed December 5, 2016 via mobile

I bought some slices of cake over the weekend and was a bit shocked when the cashier rang up the bill, because I didn't expect to pay so much for what I had purchased. You may wonder why I didn't ask the price of the...More

Thank HarpreetsWanderlust
Reviewed October 18, 2016 via mobile

Great sandwiches, salads, cakes, quiches, pastries, bread... Always fresh, with the same, high quality for (relatively) reasonable price. Reasonably good service, with very pleasant staff. Last but certainly not last, a good coffee with a number of varieties - and shall I mention the "smokers...More

Thank Zlatko G
Reviewed August 28, 2016

All I had at the place was two quiches - one bacon and cheese, and another spinach quiche. Hands down, the best quiche I've ever had. It was rich, creamy, filling and presented wonderfully. Coupled with a very cafe like ambiance and very courteous staff,...More

Thank Charit M
Reviewed July 23, 2016

This is probably the best baker in east Africa. Simply world class quality. Almost everything here is unimaginably excellent. The only downside are the sandwich fillings, a bit boring and looking tired.

Thank Azhar K
Reviewed July 18, 2016

It's not easy to find consistent freshly prepared bread... but Alexandre, Yaya Centre, have done it! Try it with the spicy tuna and some vegetables, you won't be going anywhere else. Love the Cafe Latte as well.

Thank kenyanarch
Reviewed June 2, 2016

The selection is fabulous if not expensive, and upstairs is a pleasant outdoor verandah area to catch some sun. Service is the usual ho-hum but a change from the Java/Savannah coffee houses

Thank DXB_Traveller_2000
Reviewed April 2, 2016 via mobile

Good food in nice area but prices can be steep. Recommend croissants and madelines on their menu. Ample parking as well.

Thank Ndarathi
Reviewed February 18, 2016

Go there for breakfast! Nice place to sit and watch the shoppers. Great pastries, best croissants and very good coffee.

Thank Peter M
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Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Mbagathi Rd | Yaya Centre, Nairobi PO BOX 1555, Kenya
  • Location: Africa  >  Kenya  >  Nairobi
  • Phone Number: +254 724 720742
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