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“GARDEN LUNCH RESPITE” 5 of 5 bubbles
Review of Tamambo Karen Blixen

Tamambo Karen Blixen
Ranked #4 of 511 Restaurants in Nairobi
Certificate of Excellence
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Good for: Kids, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, View, Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Dining options: Breakfast, Brunch, Dinner, Lunch, After-hours, Free Wifi, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Private Dining, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Television, Validated Parking, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Description: Tamambo Karen Blixen Coffee Garden Restaurant is located in a beautiful peaceful garden setting on Karen Road, on the site of the original Blixen farmhouse property. The Restaurant is open for breakfast from 06.00Am through to 10.00Pm. Diners have a fine choice of different areas for lunch or dinner. There is the indoor restaurant with adjacent outdoor terrace and garden, for a la carte dining. There are also a variety of functions areas such as the Grand Marquee Sultan style tent, available for 'royal style' wedding functions, dinners and conferences. The Grogan House is a lovely space for private dinners and exclusive functions For many Karen residents, the bar which opens out to a shisha lounge is a popular place to meet and mingle with delicious cocktails and bar snacks and satellite TV.
Valparaiso, Indiana
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77 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
“GARDEN LUNCH RESPITE”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 March 2012

Lunch in the garden under umbrellas was delightful and delicious. Afterward we walked around and took picutres of the resort there

Visited June 2011
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Tonsberg, Norway
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291 reviews
102 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 104 helpful votes
“Great location”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 March 2012

A retreat from the town, like the old days with dining under the trees. Very nice bar where we felt the athmosfere from the colonial times. The food Ok .

Visited March 2012
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Nairobi, Kenya
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46 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
“Arguably the best outdoor restaurant in Nairobi”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 March 2012

Excellent service, delectable food. The oysters Mambrui were simply outstanding, Zanzibari samaki wa nazi was heavenly and the chocolate concorde to die for!

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Nairobi, Kenya
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12 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
“Garden of Eden”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 March 2012

WOW!!! This place is a garden of Eden!!!!! The service is excellent and the food is wonderful and the ambience......just breathtaking.

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Nairobi
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37 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
“Service was slow”
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 March 2012

The service was slow and the food was pretty pricey for what it was.

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