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“Good food, nice view” 5 of 5 bubbles
Review of Aero Club of East Africa

Aero Club of East Africa
Ranked #21 of 115 things to do in Nairobi
Certificate of Excellence
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Nairobi, Kenya
Level Contributor
55 reviews
13 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
“Good food, nice view”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 15, 2013

Went there with our little family and some friends. Kids had a wonderful time playing in the play area and watching the planes. Made for a lovely sunday brunch. Looking forward to going back.

Visited October 2013
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Fresno, CA
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24 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
“An Interesting Place; Great Burger”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 19, 2013

I wanted to visit this place and have lunch early on in the planning; then I read "West With the Night" and Beryl Markham talks of landing here, the "club" and living in a cottage nearby. That was the 1930's and much has changed.

But, the club room at the Aero Club where the bar is, screams stories and more stories; legends and lies; drunken singing, carousing and hanger flying.

Of the burgers I tried in Africa, this as the best. Be sure and get a baseball cap too and one for any pilot you know.

Visited September 2013
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San Francisco, California
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27 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
“fun place for family and friends, but overpriced mediocre food”
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 18, 2013

went there for lunch with some fellow tourists and some local friends. The place is very nice and has great outdoor seating in a cute garden. Lots of kids where running around and climbing on the playground-like contraptions they had installed. Nice atmosphere, but the food was pretty boring. The menu consisted completely of Western food and the quality was just alright. You go there for the company and atmosphere, not for the meal.

Visited October 2013
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Charlottesville, Virginia
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21 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
“Aero club Nairobi”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 30, 2013

Great place for lunch. Best hamburgers in the city, lovely gardens. At Wilson airport where charters arrive and depart. beryl Markham a frequent visitor.

Visited September 2013
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Long Eaton, United Kingdom
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55 reviews
13 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
“fun fun fun”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 17, 2013

if you get the chance to go to this fun place then please do its full of all the locals who love to party. we had the night of our lives there will definitely be going back

Visited October 2012
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