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Mambo Italia

Lavington Curve, James Gichuru Rd, Nairobi, Kenya
+254 719 468885
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Overview
  • Excellent34%
  • Very good46%
  • Average14%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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CUISINES
Italian, Pizza, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
PRICE
££ - £££
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
Lavington Curve, James Gichuru Rd, Nairobi, Kenya
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1 - 10 of 149 reviews

Reviewed 2 August 2017

Didn't know about it.A bit hidden on the roof top of lavington mall.The service was really prompt and surprisingly the food took quicker than expected.Shamim was our waiteress for the evening and was really enganging and upto task.Keep it up!

Thank Reinhard K
Reviewed 21 July 2017 via mobile

I came despite the reviews that were saying that is slow...but is really slow service. We came at lunch that was almost empty...now is 30 min and they brought the appetizer (bruschetta at 600 ksh that in other restaurants give you for free..and is not...More

Thank andrea f
MI_Management, Owner at Mambo Italia, responded to this reviewResponded 22 July 2017

Thanks for the photo - not sure why you want this for free. About the bruschetta not being real - we disagree; just because the taleggio is not melted doesnt mean it's not real. Yes, it took a few minutes longer, but it was 17...More

Reviewed 29 June 2017

Loved this location for lunch with friends, its cozy, the staff are friendly, the meal well priced so value for money and great play area for tiny tots to play as you watch over them

Thank Nyakato
Reviewed 18 June 2017

Just what two new friends needed after a long walk. Chef Peter, Waiter Ebrahim, Elizabeth and Louis were exceptional co-conspirators in an experience that did nothing for calorie control, but offered everything that is good, delicious, well-prepared. Pizza to dream about before a view of...More

Thank Nyam B
MI_Management, Owner at Mambo Italia, responded to this reviewResponded 22 July 2017

We thank you for your exceptional review! The team look forward to seeing you again, thank you

Reviewed 18 June 2017 via mobile

Sadly going to the garden city mall branch might be an option.. Sadly the lavington curve mall branch has been disappointing and wouldn't recommend A whole list of things went wrong ..and Alex the manager always gave excuses.. Vanessa our waitress wasn't any better. From...More

Thank gakenia k
MI_Management, Owner at Mambo Italia, responded to this reviewResponded 19 June 2017

Sun Jun 18, Fathers Day, was exceptionally busy. Our staff did a brilliant job overall looking after all guests and managing the waiting list. We regret the mixup that occured with your order where the Ribs was taken to the wrong table accidentally and another...More

Reviewed 1 June 2017 via mobile

Had had long day hospital things and really just wanted a great meal quickly. I am never going there again. The service was under par, they had so many waiters standing around talking and just hovering around. I ordered the Calamari Fritti.....no we don't have...More

3  Thank emutua2000
MI_Management, General Manager at Mambo Italia, responded to this reviewResponded 2 June 2017

Hi and sorry to hear about your experience. The order for chicken wings and chips came in at 8.02 in the kitchen and the other for meatballs and grilled aubergines came in at 8.08pm. As per your request, the kitchen was told to prep all...More

Reviewed 27 May 2017 via mobile

Nice Friday evening plan. The pizzas are succulent, tasty and everything a pizza should be. It was a first time visit. Thanks Emily &Francis, excellent service. Pros Very Fast turnaround from order to delivery (amazing) Excellent service Accessible Cons Large groups might be tricky on...More

Thank Stanngure
Reviewed 17 May 2017

I love this place. The menu, the atmosphere and the overall feel and interior of the restaurant. It's the perfect place to go during sunny Nairobi afternoons for a lovely lunch with your beau as you enjoy a glass of wine and all their numerous...More

Thank Kymberli A
Reviewed 13 May 2017 via mobile

Visit there for more then 4 times.. say it all 😄😄... They have playground for kids whice give us 4 min to enjoy the food😃😃 Great place to visit with friends and family! Insata me Limoridan

Thank Limisrael
Reviewed 2 May 2017

Instead of visiting their Lavington curve branch,we decided to test their delivery service after a long trip upcountry. The order was taken quickly and all the details were confirmed for a Scilian pizza and two lasagnas.They were promptly delivered within the time they stated though...More

Thank Byron78
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Parking Available, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 22:00
Monday
11:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 23:00
Saturday
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Lavington Curve, James Gichuru Rd, Nairobi, Kenya
  • Location: Africa  >  Kenya  >  Nairobi
  • Phone Number: +254 719 468885
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