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La Salumeria

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Dhajay Apartments-Valley Arcade | Valley arcade Shopping Centre, Nairobi, Kenya
+254 20 3875226
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Nairobi, Kenya
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36 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 October 2015

La Salumeria has been here for more than a decade. Fortunately, they have never gone for radical changes other than improve on service and what they bring at table....nonetheless, this still remains one of the coziest place to have a nice meal and catch up with a friend. I was there this week and decided to try the tagliata......just amazing!!!

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Thank tonyrg
Nairobi, Kenya
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20 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2015

Restaurant offers very good Italian Food and great service. Pizzas are very nice and does cater for Vegetarians.

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Thank umesh d
LosAngeles
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2015

My fiancé and I just recently moved to Valley Arcade and stumbled upon this gem as we were exploring the neighborhood. The only reason I haven't given this place 5 stars is because I saw a critter in the kitchen area that made me almost decide to leave before we ordered. However, I'm glad that I stayed as the food,... More 

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Nairobi, Kenya
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10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 October 2015

I went there several times, was never disappointed. Excellent pizza and pasta, good service and overall setting. I love to go there and will definitely go back as soon as I can.

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Thank Emmanuelle B
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650 reviews
286 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 173 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 October 2015

The food and service are excellent and this is a nice, though not cheap, option for a dinner out. Typical Italian fare, with various local and imported ingredients. Our only real criticism is that the portion sizes were a little stingy - we were letting wanting more; which is indicative of how good the food is I guess! Worth going... More 

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Thank Mathewv
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24 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 October 2015 via mobile

La Salumeria is a firm local favourite, we visit every week or two. Great pasta dishes, relaxed atmosphere, good service and ok pizza (not Nairobi's best, but still good).

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Thank Jesse D
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 September 2015 via mobile

I've been a regular for past 10 years. Hoping my experience last night will be a one off. The shrimp cocktail was stale so was the beef and chicken porcini. All veges were fresh but the same cannot be said of the French beans.

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Nairobi, Kenya
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 September 2015

whats there not to love about this place,its quiet,perfect for diners,my cotoletta was amazing,and the choc mousse balanced to perfection,it was quiet,warm and the service was amazing,yes i would dine here again and again,keep it up guys

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Nairobi, Kenya
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27 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 September 2015

My raviolli was very tasty, would have been tastier with some decent amount of slices of prosciutto ham. The other dish was lemon chicken with chips. Looked quite insipid on the plate. No veg.Average. The prawn cocktail comprised of the smallest prawns I have ever seen, in fact they tasted like crayfish, in some kind of tasteless sauce, some huge lettuce leaves,... More 

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Nairobi, Kenya
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28 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 September 2015

In my pursuit to find authentic, delicious italian food, made my effort to come a step closer with La Salumeria. The cuisine was delicious, prepared with fresh ingredients. I ordered Fresh salad & soup for starters followed by Pasta & Pizza. I enjoyed it thoroughly. The chilled italian wine as great too. The restaurant is not too expensive. I'll definitely... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Italian, Pizza, European
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Delivery, Highchairs Available
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Dhajay Apartments-Valley Arcade | Valley arcade Shopping Centre, Nairobi, Kenya
  • Location: Africa  >  Kenya  >  Nairobi
  • Phone Number: +254 20 3875226

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?