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Tatu Restaurant

££££Seafood, , European
Harry Thuku Road | Harry Thuku Rd, Nairobi 00100, Kenya
+254 20 2265000
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good23%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“steak” (27 reviews)
“tomato soup” (6 reviews)
“scallops” (3 reviews)
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Seafood, Contemporary, European, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Harry Thuku Road | Harry Thuku Rd, Nairobi 00100, Kenya
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Reviewed 15 August 2017

For the past 8 years, Tatu has been hands down my favorite restaurant in Nairobi. The steaks are excellent. The Cesar salad, though expensive, is excellent. The service is often great. Then, about a month ago, I went there with my wife and another couple....More

Thank Ohiotraveler75
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Reviewed 7 August 2017 via mobile

The restaurant speaks of 5 Star quality and experience, however the steak meals served were cold, beyond expectations, dishonest servers and with poor quality. Will not ever recommend nor eat there again.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

So earlier this week we decided to visit the Tatu restaurant. From Lisa the hostess to Kennedy the server..professional,courteous and welcoming smiles. I enjoyed my dinner and Amelia the manager was quick to check on us which was very kind of her. Thank you for...More

1  Thank swirltiramisu
Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

We came here as the restaurant is in our hotel nonetheless the food was delicious. The crab soup was very tasty as were the scallops and lobster. Price is reasonable for European standards.

Thank Tom B
Reviewed 3 August 2017 via mobile

We visited Tatu when we were staying at the Fairmont Norfolk hotel, prior to going on safari. The menu had a great selection and our waiter was just delightful! It was on the expensive side, but we were expecting that and the food and service...More

Thank AmandaGeeWhy
Reviewed 23 July 2017

I have not eaten at the Norfolk hotel for may years and was very pleasantly surprised. The decor is light and airy and the space between the tables in large so we were totally relaxed. The kitchen is open to view which I always enjoy....More

Thank AfricaBanker
Reviewed 20 July 2017 via mobile

I visited Tatu restaurant with my fiance for dinner. The ambiance was great. The staff were very nice from the chefs to the supervisor. Our waiter Brian was outstanding. Good knowledge of the food menu and helpful. Coming soon Tatu team

Thank Daiszy
Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

Stayed twice pre and post safari at the Fairmont and ate twice at the Tatu restaurant. Great ambiance, great food, huge portions and above all great service. Beef Carpacio to die for. Tomato, cheese and avacado salad exceptional. Great wine list, great desserts.

Thank ReggieDunlopCanada
Reviewed 21 June 2017 via mobile

By far the best dinner we had in Naerobi. The waiter was very knowledgable and passionate about his job. The Chef came to the table and introduced himself. The food was amazing, the ambience really nice. Definatelly recommend, make sure you try their African wine.

Thank Hilda Y
Reviewed 30 May 2017

the steak was phenomenal and the ambiance complemented this. the service was also exceptionally good. Will definitely be back

Thank bobbykhan1453
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7 September 2016|
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Response from beegum | Reviewed this property |
Tatu is in the Norfolk Fairmont Hotel next to the gift shop in the foyer. The bar lobby also has great food. Supplied by Tatu. There I had the slow-cooked lamb. It was soft and succulent, lightly spiced and a substantial... More
Vicky M
22 July 2016|
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Response from Kugan V | Reviewed this property |
Hallo vicky , The meny have dish from 1000 to 5000 Kenyan shillings , we have paid around 50 us dollar per person including wine, starter , main, desert!! Worth it !!!
Diana M
17 March 2016|
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Response from Joel M | Property representative |
Hi Diana, Thanks for showing interest. We have an ala-carte menu and as such the total bill is dependent on what you order. On average, 2 courses, that is starter and main course or main course and dessert, would be... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Valet Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
18:00 - 23:00
18:00 - 23:00
18:00 - 23:00
18:00 - 23:00
18:00 - 23:00
18:00 - 23:00
18:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Harry Thuku Road | Harry Thuku Rd, Nairobi 00100, Kenya
  • Location: Africa  >  Kenya  >  Nairobi
  • Phone Number: +254 20 2265000
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Tatu, the signature restaurant, has won several awards for its exquisite cuisine and personalized attentive service. Located on the ground floor of the hotel with access from main hotel entrance, Tatu restaurant is the new trendsetter for modern contemporary Americano-Kenyan cuisine in Nairobi. The restaurant defines the conceptualization of Fresh top quality food, warm prompt service and active lively ambience, bringing guest an elevated dining experience.
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