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“... could do better” 3 of 5 bubbles
Review of Zafferano - CLOSED

Zafferano
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Restaurant details
Dining options: Late Night, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Waitstaff
Description: Near Victoria furniture/Southern Sun Hotel
Nairobi, Kenya
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15 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
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“... could do better”
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 9, 2011

Zafferano describes itself as 'elegant dining' and much of our evening qualified as such. Excellent waiting staff, nice place settings, lovely desserts. However there were discordant notes; artificial flowers on the tables (this is Kenya, a veritable Eden of flowers), poorly conceived main courses including seafood platter drowned in a thousand island dressing, jar of Colman's mint sauce plonked on the table and a poor command chain. All in all, if you just want to impress then it's dandy but if you really want good food, it still has a way to go. But I'm sure it will get there eventually.

  • Visited August 2011
    • 2 of 5 bubbles
      Value
    • 2 of 5 bubbles
      Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Service
    • 2 of 5 bubbles
      Food
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