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Emerald Garden

United Nations Avenue | Gigiri, Nairobi, Kenya
+254 711 222222
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  • Excellent29%
  • Very good34%
  • Average13%
  • Poor14%
  • Terrible10%
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“thai food” (17 reviews)
“steamed rice” (3 reviews)
“tom yum” (2 reviews)
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Asian, Thai, Vegetarian Friendly
££ - £££
United Nations Avenue | Gigiri, Nairobi, Kenya
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Reviewed 15 July 2015

This restaurant is one of our family favourites and it never disappoints. They serve delicious Chinese and Thai food and have a very good variety, even for vegetarians. Their portions are very generous and can easily be shared. We ordered the papaya salad, chicken wings,...More

Thank Veer D
Reviewed 10 July 2015

Authentic Thai cuisine for those who love Asian food. Money exchange facilities available in vicinity with good rates. descent for family, couple & group visits

Thank SaumyaAnand
Reviewed 8 July 2015

We waited 1.5 hours for our food to arrive at lunch time. Would (maybe) have been ok if not on a weekday and if we had been informed they were busy and the food would take a long time. No offer of discount. Having seen...More

Thank Imogen H
Reviewed 9 June 2015 via mobile

Visited Emerald Garden for dinner with friends...food was terrible and the service poor. Was a big disappointmet especially when you take friends out for dinner

Thank Amoghw
Reviewed 26 May 2015

Emerald Garden was the first Thai restaurant I really enjoyed in Nairobi. Their dishes are made with fresh ingredients and seasoned well. The Chinese restaurant has great dishes as well. Have enjoyed this with a large group for my birthday as well as smaller groups...More

Thank KTrigs
Reviewed 23 March 2015

Emerald Garden has a very wide range of different Thai meals. It has different levels of chilly. I think it is one of the best Thai restaurants in Nairobi.

Thank Jimenairobito
Reviewed 17 March 2015

One of the best meals had in Nairobi so far,it was my first time doing Thai cuisine and i was impressed,the meal was well cooked,well presented and tasted great,the portions were so filling that we only did a starter and the main meal,there was no...More

Thank Emily E
Reviewed 27 February 2015

won't be the same food because management just laid of 15 workers for complaining of long work hours (16 to 18 per day) and no overtime pay.... or days off. So, in the shadow of the UN which champions human rights and has numerous departments...More

2  Thank Fujobear
Reviewed 24 February 2015

The last two times I tried to eat at Emerald Garden, it was extremely packed. Yet I don’t understand why! When it first opened the food was already overpriced, but good. Now, it is still expensive but the food has gone downwards, it is very...More

Thank Froglita
Reviewed 22 February 2015 via mobile

Waited forever and instead of excusing trying to screw us. Very incompetent staff unwilling to clarify the situation.

Thank TobiPong
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: United Nations Avenue | Gigiri, Nairobi, Kenya
  • Location: Africa  >  Kenya  >  Nairobi
  • Phone Number: +254 711 222222
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