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“Superb seafood”

Tamarind Restaurant
Ranked #1 of 610 Restaurants in Nairobi
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: $50 - $100
Cuisines: African, Asian, French, Seafood
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Good for: Business meetings, Special occasions, Romantic
Dining options: Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner, Late Night, Reservations
Description: Nairobi's iconic seafood restaurant which originally opened in August 1977, has recently moved from the Central Business District to the leafy suburbs of Karen at the Karen Blixen coffee Garden. The menu is a blend of the best of French, Asian and African cuisines with specialties such as the famous Prawns Piri Piri, and Chilli Crab which have earned the Tamarind worldwide fame.
Reviewed November 10, 2012

Don't worry about Nairobi's distance from the sea. This restaurant has been serving the best seafood in town for around three decades now.

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Reviewed November 3, 2012

The food is great, the atmosfere and ambiance is great. The chef prepares very tasty food and visits each table. Service is unfortunally avarage and not at the same level as the food.

Thank Jaco C
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Reviewed October 20, 2012

Best restaurant in Nairobi, it's on the upper side of things so good for occasions like anniversary,B/day or a romantic dinner. Not for kids though.

Thank Nina49
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Reviewed October 11, 2012

This is a great restaurant to take everyone from your family to your date as well as a place to take great meals as an individual.Great value for your money.Highly recommend

Thank Nelson G
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Reviewed October 3, 2012

The food and the service were great!!! Loved the salmon, and the little details on the dessert plates were a nice touch. Pricey but worth it. The facilities need some attention.

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Thank Chansa K
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