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Cape Chestnut Laikipia Sip & Dine Nanyuki

Next to Nanyuki Cottage Hospital | Nanyuki Cottage Hospital Road, Nanyuki Town, Nanyuki Municipality 10400, Kenya
+254 705 250650
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good26%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“lunch” (20 reviews)
“fish cakes” (2 reviews)
Open Now
All hours
Cafe, Fusion, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Next to Nanyuki Cottage Hospital | Nanyuki Cottage Hospital Road, Nanyuki Town, Nanyuki Municipality 10400, Kenya
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1 - 10 of 68 reviews

Reviewed 5 April 2017

I had been to this place before, and it just keeps getting better. The setting is beautiful, surrounded by trees and serenity. On the day I was there, they had a delicious steak with mushroom sauce that was to die for. I accompanied it with...More

Thank Patricia T
Reviewed 22 December 2016 via mobile

The best part about staying at the El Karama bandas with a group of 29 people was - undoubtably - the food. The outside catering by Cape Chestnut was outstanding. Thank you so much.

1  Thank JoJoNairobi
Reviewed 18 November 2016

Never disappoints. A small high quality menu of 5 or 6 dishes and normally a dessert, and ice cream option. Lots of seating options (totally inside, semi outside covered or out in the garden. A little playground for kiddies. Service is friendly although on super...More

Thank Carly K
Reviewed 10 November 2016

good environment, cool breeze and a perfect place to be at for holiday or on excursions. everything is just so perfect it is a place you cant avoid going to back again and again

Thank James G
Reviewed 5 November 2016

Cape Chestut is a great place to meet, either for a coffee, lunch or even Sunday lunch. Great atmosphere and lovely staff who are always helpful - even doing special vegetarian meals when requested.

Thank Annie C
Reviewed 11 October 2016

The service is fabulous. The wait staff is friendly and accommodating. The management make a person feel at home. The atmosphere is absolutely pleasant and peaceful, even on the busiest of days/evenings. The food is always good and many times beyond expectation of the customer....More

1  Thank truefriendsare4ever
Reviewed 23 August 2016

A great place to go with friends, good service and food. Fun curry lunches. Relaxing environment. A Nanyuki landmark.

Thank EasyGuest1
Reviewed 7 August 2016

Had a few meetings here and also lunch twice and i absolutely loved the pork chops and the coffee was just right

Thank Somet K
Reviewed 3 August 2016 via mobile

Awesomest fishcakes and fabulous atmosphere for a reunion lunch and laugh. Followed by the best cappuccino ever .

Thank Lesley S
Reviewed 9 July 2016

Stopped by for a gin and tonic in the gardens. This is a nice quiet country cabin that serves as Resturant, coffee shop, meeting place and post office

Thank Chriss B
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 5 - USD 50
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Highchairs Available
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 17:00
01:00 - 17:00
10:00 - 17:00
10:00 - 17:00
10:00 - 17:00
10:00 - 01:00
10:00 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Next to Nanyuki Cottage Hospital | Nanyuki Cottage Hospital Road, Nanyuki Town, Nanyuki Municipality 10400, Kenya
  • Location: Africa  >  Kenya  >  Rift Valley Province  >  Laikipia County  >  Nanyuki Municipality  >  Nanyuki Town
  • Phone Number: +254 705 250650
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The charming and friendly setting of this venue attracts a loyal following. The colonial era ranch house with its own gardens provides a traditional welcome to all those who are seeking a relaxed way of fine dining. The Friday Tapas Nights and the Fortnightly Sunday Curry Buffet Lunches are reputed to be breathtaking in their variety and taste.