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Mandhari Restaurant

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Nyerere Road and Kenyatta Avenue, Nairobi, Kenya
+254 20 2822000
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Nairobi, Kenya
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6 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 July 2015

The supervisor in charge was great. Friendly staff. Great food presentation. Wonderful Ambiance!! :) Liked Kim, the guy playing the piano. Very talented.

Thank Micki K
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23 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 July 2015

Love the avant-garde menu - classics modernized like the paella and the amuse bouche. It's a menu for its international clientelle. The restaurant is fine-dining and overlooks Nairobi's Central Business District. It's got an interesting mural - etched African landscape on soapstone. Go hungry - to do justice to the meal.

Thank rupiNairobi
Denmark WA
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94 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 June 2015

A very delightful dining experience- beautifully prepared and presented dishes. Located upstairs, this is a little quieter and more exclusive than the buffet restaurant downstairs

Thank Lesley O
Nairobi, Kenya
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 May 2015

It is rare to have a fine dinning experience in Nairobi so the corporate dinner at Mandhari restaurant was refreshing. Started with complementary bitings from the chef, then Caesar chicken salad, baby eggplant soup. There was a choice for the mains; lamb or fish. I had fish which was perfectly cooked. Desert was a choice of marbled cheese cake and... More 

Thank Njiraini
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264 reviews
179 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 May 2015

A typical Serena hotel restaurant with elegant décor and food well prepared and well served. The lunch buffet is as usual way too much food but everything I tasted was quite properly done and tasty. The restaurant looks out onto the pool in a sunny day very pleasant experience

Thank Steveuj
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 May 2015 via mobile

Great evening and excellent food. The ravioli, Red snapper, and the rack of lamb absolutely perfect. Service excellent. Will return soon. Thank you the Mandhari team.

2 Thank Manyani
Nairobi, Kenya
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53 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 April 2015

Was here for an anniversary dinner and they really made it special.The staff was very attentive and ensured we have a lovely time.The food was beautiful to look and and to eat.The chef outdid himself on that day.He prepared for us a special chocolate cake to crown our evening.

Thank safiri dunia N
South Africa
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26 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 April 2015 via mobile

Had a great business dinner here. Food was very good and the service was exceptional. The smoked rack of lamb was among the best I've ever had

Thank Dion_ZA
Charlotte, North Carolina
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93 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 March 2015

Had dinner with a large group of business colleagues. Started with drinks on the terrace overlooking the beautiful pool, then inside for a first class meal. Highly recommend the octopus ceviche starter with grapefruit and avocado. Meal included an amusebouche from and some mini pastries to start and end on a high note. Everyone was very pleased with their food.... More 

Thank GlobetrottingFan
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 February 2015 via mobile

I have frequented the Mandhari many times for lunch and dinner with friends, family and business colleagues. I was there last night with friends once again and really loved the introduction of new dishes on the menu. They have added some really special options for fish, meat and veggie lovers alike. We had a super meal, great service, fantastic wines... More 

Thank Zara E

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Business meetings
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Nyerere Road and Kenyatta Avenue, Nairobi, Kenya
  • Location: Africa  >  Kenya  >  Nairobi
  • Phone Number: +254 20 2822000

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Nairobi, Kenya
Nairobi, Kenya
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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?