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Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.
Park
“National Park within Nairobi City, the capital of Kenya Has a Safari walk to see animals which is suitable for children who may not be comfortable being in a long drive within the park To view animals by car in the park, early morning or when temperatures are cool is a good time. check out www.kws.go.ke for park fees and logistics”
  • 102 locals recommend
Zoo
“Feed giraffes and learn more about this beautiful animal at the Giraffe centre. Always a treat seeing these animals face to face. ”
  • 83 locals recommend
Place to eat
“if you need to do your shopping and eat at the various restaurants in the property this place is recommended. ”
  • 76 locals recommend
Sculpture Garden
“Learn more about the history of Kenya at the national museum. they have restaurants on the property, also a snake park where you can see different types of snakes”
  • 65 locals recommend
Shopping Mall
“It is the biggest mall in East Africa and has a lot of restaurants, activities for both adults and children and the largest Ferris wheel is located there.”
  • 50 locals recommend
African Restaurant
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“Love it or hate it, Carnivore serves up Kenya's most famous nyama choma (barbecued meat) – it's been an icon for tourists, expats and wealthier locals for over 25 years. At the entrance is a huge barbecue pit laden with real swords of beef, pork, lamb, chicken and farmed game meats such as crocodile and ostrich. It's a memorable night out.”
  • 51 locals recommend
Shopping Mall
“if you need to do your shopping and eat at the various restaurants in the property this place is recommended ”
  • 48 locals recommend
Park
“It's Kenya's National Park within Nairobi. A place to visit to capture Kenya's wildlife (all kinds of animals)”
  • 58 locals recommend
Brewery
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“Brew Bistro offers a nice selection of delicious beer from Big Five Brewery. They also have a variety of delicious food available and good deals every day of the week. We recommend going during happy hour to take advantage of the two for one pitcher deals. The rooftop location offers beautiful views of the city and an interesting venue when the place becomes a club later in the night. The club is a popular destination for both expats and locals. ”
  • 43 locals recommend
Park
“This is the only indigenious Forest in the city. Nature at your doorstep for quiet walks, morning jogs, bike riding or just coffee at their new restaurant!”
  • 76 locals recommend
Brewery
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“ Guests can feast on delectable bites and sip specialty crafted premium brews and cocktails”
  • 46 locals recommend
Shopping Mall
“Large American/European style outdoor mall with stores, restaurants (including burger king), and a grocery store.”
  • 42 locals recommend
Place to shop
“The new Village Market reopened the bowling arena, houses several restaurants, banks, shops etc.”
  • 38 locals recommend
Shopping Mall
“Small American/European style indoor/outdoor mall with stores, restaurants, movie theater, and grocery store”
  • 26 locals recommend
Shopping Mall
“Outside Galleria Mall is a market you can purchase art and craft souvenirs. The market stalls are open daily. ”
  • 34 locals recommend
Restaurant
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“Enjoy a great choice of international and local music as you delve into the vast and well crafted food menu and ambience at this preferred spot in Nairobi. They have two branches, one in Karen area which is on a roof top and one in westlands area”
  • 36 locals recommend

Top restaurants

African Restaurant
“Love it or hate it, Carnivore serves up Kenya's most famous nyama choma (barbecued meat) – it's been an icon for tourists, expats and wealthier locals for over 25 years. At the entrance is a huge barbecue pit laden with real swords of beef, pork, lamb, chicken and farmed game meats such as crocodile and ostrich. It's a memorable night out.”
  • 51 locals recommend
Brewery
“Brew Bistro offers a nice selection of delicious beer from Big Five Brewery. They also have a variety of delicious food available and good deals every day of the week. We recommend going during happy hour to take advantage of the two for one pitcher deals. The rooftop location offers beautiful views of the city and an interesting venue when the place becomes a club later in the night. The club is a popular destination for both expats and locals. ”
  • 43 locals recommend
Brewery
“ Guests can feast on delectable bites and sip specialty crafted premium brews and cocktails”
  • 46 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Enjoy a great choice of international and local music as you delve into the vast and well crafted food menu and ambience at this preferred spot in Nairobi. They have two branches, one in Karen area which is on a roof top and one in westlands area”
  • 36 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Enjoy an absolute array of local and international delicacies and cuisines while sampling their vast array of wines. Pre booking is recommended when you decide to visit this restaurant. ”
  • 22 locals recommend
Ethiopian Restaurant
“Authentic Ethiopian and Eritrean food at very good pricing, highly recommend.”
  • 25 locals recommend
Restaurant
“if you need to do your shopping and eat at the various restaurants in the property this place is recommended ”
  • 17 locals recommend
Café
“This is one of nairobi's executive modern malls with everything you can think of including movie theatres, restaurants,supermarkets,salons,jewellry shops,clothes shops,bars etc”
  • 9 locals recommend

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