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Rolf's Place

Maasai Lodge Road, Nairobi 00200, Kenya
+254 20 2022272
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  • Excellent29%
  • Very good27%
  • Average17%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible15%
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Italian, International, European
$$ - $$$
Maasai Lodge Road, Nairobi 00200, Kenya
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Reviewed 16 March 2015

We dined at Rolf's place in December of 2014 on our trip. I was intrigued to discover this establishment and was eager to try it out. The trip is long and scenic but once you get there you are struck by the lovely views especially...More

1  Thank Cat W
Reviewed 10 March 2015

Nothing great about the food, after a long dusty trip. The service is PATHETIC! The scenic view is worth the dusty trip. Looking for good food and hungry, dont go here. Not very hungry but wouldn't mind a good scene with a cup of coffee,...More

1  Thank murtaza2003
Reviewed 7 March 2015 via mobile

Majorly gone down hill since it first opened. Average food from a menu which lacked most of its contents. Truly awful service amidst shambolic restaurant management. A long slow road to disappointment.

3  Thank Nicholas D
Reviewed 7 February 2015 via mobile

We have recently moved to Nairobi and were so excited to go to Rolf's Place for lunch - it is beautifully positioned but that's where it ends. It is run down, dirty, the food and coffee were terrible as was the service - we were...More

5  Thank Paula d
Reviewed 3 February 2015

I never tire of the drive from the far end of town to this Jewel hidden away out of town center. I love,love the food quality,variety and the great services, offered. The rooms are uniquely done to give a homely feel and this is a...More

Thank Candice I
Reviewed 16 January 2015

Came here for a friend's birthday and really enjoyed the view, and the bridge walking in is amazing for pictures. If you are afraid of heights, it can be frightening but i found it absolutely fun. The best place to make a reservation though is...More

Thank sandie m
Reviewed 2 December 2014

As soon as you cross the sway bridge from the parking lot and cross the gorge to the main restaurant/boutique hotel you feel you are a world away. We went with a small group of people from work for lunch and fun. We played Paint...More

Thank Timkut68
Reviewed 10 November 2014

Rolf's is a great place to do brunch or a lazy lunch on the weekends. It has one of the most unique locations as it is near Nairobi National Park and features a long rope bridge that carries you over a creek complete with baboons...More

Thank Jason L
Reviewed 4 November 2014

A friend told us about this place a year ago and when on a drive within the area we decided to check it out. Well it was nice, we were there for about 2 hours and it met our expectations, we visited on a week...More

Thank Joseph E
Reviewed 28 September 2014 via mobile

I came across this place by chance. The road to rolfs place is dusty, but don't judge a book by its cover. Once you get there, there is a crazy bridge(scared of heights), that you must cross to get to the restaurant. That is an...More

1  Thank Salma_Timamy
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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
Child-friendly, Kids, View, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Maasai Lodge Road, Nairobi 00200, Kenya
  • Location: Africa  >  Kenya  >  Nairobi
  • Phone Number: +254 20 2022272
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