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Mama Ashanti - Kenya

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Certificate of Excellence2017 - 2018 Winner
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CUISINES
African
Meals
Dinner, Lunch
FEATURES
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Delivery, Takeout, Television

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Reviewed 1 week ago

The food delayed significantly and we were told something happened in the Kitchen that would delay the food that we had waited for one hour! When the food finally came, it was short of exciting or mouthwatering! The goat meat and the chicken were very...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank alicewJ9034ZT
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Ordered food online ( Kelewele and diced chicken fried rice). The Kelewele had hard non ground spices which made it very difficult to eat. The so called chicken fried rice was not at all fried ( both rice and chicken). When I called to complain...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank karugendo
Reviewed February 17, 2019

This friendly, clean, well mannered place offers very good value for money; the food well cooked, on time, descent portions in an environment that offers above average ambiance, well I would say am pleasantly surprised and highly recommend it.... Good for a warm get together,...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Stavros C
Reviewed February 4, 2019

This was to be my first experience at an alleged West African establishment and it was terrible. The service was uber slow, the waiter was not conversant with the menu, the food fell way below expectation in terms of quality and quantity. Jollof rice was...More

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank Maseline K
Reviewed January 30, 2019 via mobile

We had the jollof rice, plantanes and okra soup - none of which were satisfying. Small, flavourless portions. Overall a rather sad experience, wouldn't recommend.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank josefine623
Reviewed January 15, 2019 via mobile

This place has an amazing ambience. It's an old house transformed into a restaurant. Serves amazing gourmet west African Food. Kris and Nina have done a great job indeed. You will not be disappointed. It caters for kids too so that's a plus.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Ladhatamu
Reviewed December 24, 2018

Nice traditional place, inside and outdoors tables, traditional Kenyan kitchen. Everything was tasty, especially the beef with vegetables and fried bananas.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank mf2006
Reviewed December 11, 2018 via mobile

Awesome atmosphere great food and lovely company. Food was very tasty, seasoned well and a whole lot. Food cooked to order so it takes a while. If you have time and good company you won't feel the long wait. Definitely recommend a visit to this...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank dmajor2018
Reviewed December 11, 2018

A pleasant garden setting for traditional dishes including pepper soup and fufu. There is also a clothes shop in the compound.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank mzungubabe
Reviewed December 5, 2018

Its a nice environment , service was OK , food quality was reasonable . The waiter didn’t seem to understand the menu , certainly not able to communicate it or ask questions. It seemed to me rather stodgy , filling rather than high quality. They...More

Date of visit: November 2018
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