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Mon Ami

) #3 of 30 Restaurants in Kisumu $$ - $$$ , African, European
Nairobi/Kisumu Highway | adjacent to the shopping mall., Kisumu 40100, Kenya
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  • Excellent26%
  • Very good51%
  • Average22%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“pepper steak” (3 reviews)
“pizza” (13 reviews)
“vic hotel” (8 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, African, European, Pub
$$ - $$$
Nairobi/Kisumu Highway | adjacent to the shopping mall., Kisumu 40100, Kenya
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Reviews (57)
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1 - 10 of 52 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

Mon Ami was a great surprise for me. The restaurant is a hidden gem within the city with tantalizing cuisine in a comfortable environment.

Thank Joy K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Delicious food and a variety of menu choices. Outdoor seating in shaded areas. Remarkable view of kisumu. Highly recommended

Thank Glenda D
Reviewed 12 April 2017

The food is prepared on order so be ready for a bit of a wait especially at weekend lunches. I love the outdoor lounge and the fact that the pool is sectioned off at one end so that one can eat in relative quiet (apart...More

Thank Karen N
Reviewed 14 March 2017

This is the most trendy place in town and always so busy with a good selection of food and beverages

Thank neil d
Reviewed 2 March 2017

Food was good especially the pizza. Unfortunately the burger I took for take out went bad fast but overall service was fast enough and good.

Thank Maryanne N
Reviewed 27 December 2016

We stayed at The Vic Hotel and Mon Ami was closest for dinner for our large team. The music was great, the food was very good and the atmosphere fine. We loved the gentle breeze, lighting and mood.

Thank Robin Y
Reviewed 8 December 2016

I haven't stayed at the hotel, but have used the pool on a few occasions, and eaten at the restaurant a couple of times. The pool is cheap so fine if you just want to relax for a few hours. The staff is very friendly...More

Thank L_Fields_Sthlm
Reviewed 15 November 2016 via mobile

Good service not excellent depending on the waiter. Great ambience. Nice place to just relax have a conversation and enjoy a drink.

Thank Bramwell B
Reviewed 27 October 2016 via mobile

Mon Ami stands out in Kisumu for it's different approach. The menu is packed with US influenced flavours from Hamburgers to Pizzas (American style) and has an American sports bar type atmosphere. There are other dishes too but I've not tried them. The staff are...More

Thank stebb2016
Reviewed 24 October 2016

Just kept wondering where this amazing place had relocated to from town centre.... found my way there to meet some folks for a lunch date and found all the Kisumu who's who having their lunch on site... yes finally they found an amazing wind swept...More

Thank Thomas C
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Craig C
Does it have nyama choma?
27 March 2015|
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Response from adventurersKisumu | Reviewed this property |
they have kuku choma, if kiyenyeji style is what you are looking for that is....the best nyama choma in kisumu is behind the bus station a place called hangover.....enjoy!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Bar, African, European, Pub
Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Bar Scene, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Nairobi/Kisumu Highway | adjacent to the shopping mall., Kisumu 40100, Kenya
  • Location: Africa  >  Kenya  >  Nyanza Province  >  Kisumu
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There were two branches.One in Mega Plaza closed last Dec,this one is an open air restaurant with a seperate coffee shop.Its located in the Mega City compound which houses Nakumatt and other stores.
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