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Rolf's Place

Maasai Lodge Road, Nairobi 00200, Kenya
+254 20 2022272
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  • Excellent26%
  • Very good30%
  • Average17%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible15%
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Italian, Bar, International, European, Pub
$$ - $$$
Maasai Lodge Road, Nairobi 00200, Kenya
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Reviewed 31 July 2016 via mobile

The location is picture-perfect, including a long suspended bridge to walk from the parking to the restaurant, which overlooks a small vegetated canyon with a stream. Sadly, the food is dull and overpriced, and they do not accept card payments.

1  Thank Ngawa7
Reviewed 31 July 2016

I visited Rolf's place for my pre-birthday celebration with my fiance.the wooden bridge entrance was amazing.went to have our meals beside the pool but the first disappointment came when we ordered for grilled chicken but were told they were out of stock.we had to take...More

Thank Rose9393
Reviewed 15 July 2016

We visited Rolfs place on my way, to the Airport, with my Family. Never been there before, it was our first visit. The place looked neglected and needs thorough renovation. Went by the Pool Side to make a few inquiries about the place, from the...More

Thank stephan115
Reviewed 5 July 2016

I visited Rolfs place a while ago, with a couple of friends, over the weekend, in the evening, for drinks. we had a nice quiet evening, when, we were through, we asked for the bill, only to be told by the Cashier, that she had...More

1  Thank Judy a
Reviewed 22 May 2016

After a morning spent driving around the Nairobi National Park, Rolf's is a great location to stop for a bite. For kids, it is really fun to cross the rope bridge entrance to the restaurant. Although, I did notice a couple patrons struggle with it...More

Thank waverider681
Reviewed 30 April 2016

The pasta was VERY sweet which was weird. Would not order that again. But having a Tusker with that view makes up for it all.

Thank Elyse D
Reviewed 21 April 2016

amazing entrance over the bridge nice set up of the restaurant cozy lounge cool view from the poolside food is excellent served from the kitchen and by the pool choma zone

1  Thank Arfanz4444
Reviewed 29 March 2016

Rolf would turn in his grave with the way the restaurant has been neglected since his death. Food reasonable but when pre booking no indication that it is cash only!!!! Won't be returning until things improve

Thank Liz B
Reviewed 29 March 2016 via mobile

Arrived looking forward to a great day out, swimming and lunch! On arrival we waited some time to be served, through out the day we had very slow service. We were seated in the outside terrace and unfortunately there wasn't adequate shade so we ended...More

Thank Caroline B
Reviewed 18 February 2016

My first time to Rolf's and when you arrive you're greeted by a rope bridge that takes you to a beautiful building with a great view. I thought to myself, this is going to be good. Sadly no. The service is really quite poor, the...More

Thank Andy S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 15
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, View, Business meetings
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Maasai Lodge Road, Nairobi 00200, Kenya
  • Location: Africa  >  Kenya  >  Nairobi
  • Phone Number: +254 20 2022272
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