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About Thyme

Corner of Peponi Road and Eldama Ravine Road | Westlands, Nairobi 00800, Kenya
+254 721 850026
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Overview
  • Excellent38%
  • Very good43%
  • Average15%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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CUISINES
European, International, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
££ - £££
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LOCATION
Corner of Peponi Road and Eldama Ravine Road | Westlands, Nairobi 00800, Kenya
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1 - 10 of 215 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

Remarkable place with both indoor and outdoor seating. Place gets busy so attempt to make reservations. We didn’t have any but they were nice enough to accommodate us for dinner (we got lucky). Ambience was great, they had live jazz band, and the menu has...More

1  Thank Giants2007
Reviewed 1 week ago

About Thyme is an ideal place for a quiet good dinner.The food is very delicious and the ambiance is very nice .The service is good as well .I would strongly recommend about thyme for those who wants have romantics dinner or dinner with friends and...More

2  Thank faizi37
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Our second time in this place. very slow service. we waited long time for everything then the food came very cold like it was prepared 20-30 mins before. the place is overrated by far. i think it is only because of the garden seating area...More

1  Thank msubhi
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We ate here for our anniversary and the food was delicious but also it was such a lovely environment, very relaxing with great choice of music, attentive service and pretty fairy lights everywhere. Will visit again for sure.

2  Thank Jobach2014
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

So, no point arguing about the food itself. It is very good! And that is why I may consider coming back... The thing that pisses me off is having to wait over 1 hour for a main... Especially when the restaurant is running at about...More

1  Thank Jon_France_Portugal
elvie624, Guest Relations Manager at About Thyme, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Jon_France_Portugal, Thank you for taking the time to leave us a feedback. We're happy to hear that you liked our food; we continue to do our best to make our dishes one of the yummiest, if not the yummiest, in Nairobi and the whole...More

Reviewed 30 November 2017

I have visited this restaurant three times and always experienced great food, good service at a good price. The pork ribs are everything you would expect. On the radar for next time.

2  Thank Thierry G
elvie624, Guest Relations Manager at About Thyme, responded to this reviewResponded 7 December 2017

Dear Thierry G., Thank you for taking the time to leave us a feedback! Nothing makes us happier than receiving great reviews from our customers. Thank you again! Best Regards, About Thyme Management

Reviewed 10 November 2017

The beautiful and relaxing garden setting is what makes this place special. Wonderful atmosphere. The staff are friendly and attentive, without being overbearing. The food is pretty much OK... good, but not great overall. I had really good tomato soup and snapper, but the accompanying...More

1  Thank Raintree_Thailand
elvie624, Guest Relations Manager at About Thyme, responded to this reviewResponded 14 November 2017

Dear Raintree_Thailand, Thank you for taking the time to leave us a feedback. Nothing makes us happier than hearing from a satisfied customer - glad you liked the food you had! See you again soon. Regards, About Thyme Management

Reviewed 6 November 2017

The restaurant setting is really pretty! The food is ok. I had a pineapple and mint juice and a green salad. It wasn't bad, but nothing special. I would come back just for the location though, so nice!!More

1  Thank Ecate87
elvie624, Guest Relations Manager at About Thyme, responded to this reviewResponded 14 November 2017

Dear Ecate87, Thank you for taking the time to leave us a feedback. Glad you like our place. Hope to see you again soon and perhaps you can try our other dishes and bestsellers that would suit your palate? Thank you, again! Regards, About Thyme...More

Reviewed 5 November 2017 via mobile

I visited this place with friends for the first time and was pleasantly surprised. It is so peaceful and tranquil and has a feel of lodges in masaai mara. Slightly expensive but a great menu with lots of vegetarian options. The food and service was...More

1  Thank proudlykenyanindian
elvie624, Guest Relations Manager at About Thyme, responded to this reviewResponded 14 November 2017

Dear proudlykenyanindian, Thank you so much for leaving a wonderful feedback! We're happy to hear that you enjoyed our dishes and liked the serenity of our place. We have wide range of menus that have affordable dishes as well, hope you can come back soon...More

Reviewed 5 November 2017 via mobile

Very welcome restaurant. The porch has a steel roof and as it started to rain heavily it was hard to hear and talk to each other... Though the food was great. I had an angus hamburger and rizotto filled with mozzarella fried balls.

1  Thank Eduardo G
elvie624, Guest Relations Manager at About Thyme, responded to this reviewResponded 14 November 2017

Dear Eduardo G, Thank you for taking the time to leave us a feedback! We're happy to hear that you liked the food you ordered. See you again soon and hopefully it's sunny :) Regards, About Thyme Management

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roy o
12 May 2017|
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Response from mssales | Property representative |
All the menus are on our website. Please click on the link in our profile or visit our Facebook page. We're currently hosting Nairobi Burger Fest through 14th May. We look forward to serving you.
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kokett20062001
8 March 2017|
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Response from mssales | Property representative |
Hello, Price range depends on what you order. Kindly refer to our website (click on link in our profile) for access to all of our menus.
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claremacrina13
20 January 2017|
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Response from mssales | Property representative |
Live soothing Jazz every Thursday. Very nice!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Private Dining, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 15:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 23:00
Thursday
12:00 - 23:00
Friday
12:00 - 23:00
Saturday
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Corner of Peponi Road and Eldama Ravine Road | Westlands, Nairobi 00800, Kenya
  • Location: Africa  >  Kenya  >  Nairobi
  • Phone Number: +254 721 850026
Description
We offer indoor and outdoor dining. Outdoor dining options are aplenty, either on our terrace or 'Down Thyme' garden. If the weather is a bit chilly we offer jikos to warm you up, or dine inside next to our cosy fireplace.
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