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“Good to be back for decent food”
Review of Artcaffe

Artcaffe
Ranked #146 of 564 Restaurants in Nairobi
Cuisines: European
Dining options: Late Night, Breakfast, Reservations
Restaurant details
Dining options: Late Night, Breakfast, Reservations
Skierniewice, Poland
Level 6 Contributor
158 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
“Good to be back for decent food”
Reviewed February 25, 2013

Despite some reviews this is worth a visit.
The service was not intrusive and was very efficient.
I had some minor requests to adjust the the food order with no problem
Yes it is busy with local Asian and expat families but that make no difference to the ambiance in fact pretty cosmapolitan.
No it ain't Europe but a good substitute if your visiting.

I have visited twice in two days first with collegues new to visiting Nairobi and then as a solo.

Definately recommended.

  • Visited February 2013
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Thank Paul J
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  • English first
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  • Swedish first
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English first
Nairobi
Level 1 Contributor
3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
“Racism and selective discrimination at Art Caffe”
Reviewed February 20, 2013

This is my friends experience and enough to warrant me NEVER TO GO THERE! and its been shared across social media (Facebook) and I to went through the same nonsense and said to myself...maybe its a bad day but this got me thinking....no...they've done it again. ..!!! so here's what she had to say.. "The worst form of discrimination is when you are discriminated against by one of your own!! So I go to Art Caffe, Westgate, and I find lots of tables at the terrace 'reserved'. I ask if I can get one of them and I'm told 'sorry, they are reserved'. So no sweat, I sit in one of the high tables. My (white) date comes and I see him being ushered to one of the 'reserved' tables. I go over to one join him and sit. I tell him 'I didnt know you had reserved a table? I'd have asked for it' And he says 'No I hadnt reserved. Just walked in and was directed to this table'. Seriously!!!!"

  • Visited February 2013
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61 Thank T N
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bethlehem
Level 5 Contributor
66 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
“Great food”
Reviewed February 6, 2013

Not enough shade outside on a sunny day...great service and food. Ambiance is good too. Too crowded outside i you ask me hard to move around when packed

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Thank atotijaber
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Voi
1 review
“Nice design”
Reviewed January 23, 2013

The best is the design and the organization .You can have a nice lunch or supper and even if it is crowed still is comfortable and the staff efficient food as well good

Visited November 2012
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Thank M M
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Oakland, California
Level 2 Contributor
7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
“Upscale atmosphere, okay coffee”
Reviewed January 4, 2013

Went to Art Cafe with a group of eight. I ordered their version of a frappuccino, which tasted pretty good - the coffee was not too sweet - but came with ice cubes rather than being a blended drink.

  • Visited January 2013
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Thank lffinch
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