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Zen Garden Restaurant

Lower Kabete Road, Nairobi 00100, Kenya
254 8034466
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good38%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“sushi” (46 reviews)
“dim sum” (13 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Chinese, Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Thai, Vegan Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Lower Kabete Road, Nairobi 00100, Kenya
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Reviews (362)
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We booked a table for 12 for dinner on Thursday night and the skies opened up and we were blessed with rain upon rain. We however made it on time for our reservation and were quickly shown to our table. We have a team of...More

Thank emutua2000
Reviewed 6 days ago

Lovely atmosphere, well presented and decent portions. Been there several times and would probably go again. Prices in line with the quality of food and the ambient

Thank David1465
Reviewed 6 days ago

Zen Gardens...is unique in a way...because of its gardens..and a number of restaurants.. you decide which side you want to go...sit inside or outside... The place is good for family..children etc...because of its space and nature. We just had a snack because it was very...More

Thank Bertina K
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Seriously overpriced and much too little food for what we ordered, but still a nice say out with the kids and a small bit of nature in an otherwise dusty town.

Thank theTimeTravellersBox
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lovely food that is freshly prepared. Expect English prices for a similar standard. We ate inside which was a good idea as the noise of a local wedding didn't get in the way. Quite a formal look to everything and therefore your smartest holiday clothes...More

Thank helenandrichard2016
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

God was awesome. Had the tom yum soup which was absolutely fantastic. Dim sum was phenomenal and great setting to enjoy a meal with friends and family

Thank Seelan G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I enjoyed my lunch at this restaurant. The menu was extensive and varied. I enjoyed the Papaya salad - a dish I use to gauge most Asian restaurants I visit. The sushi was well made with fresh ingredients. The ambience makes you forget that you...More

Thank Karim V
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

With a very small child to beware of, the staff were still perfect. And the food was absolutely perfect. Do you really want some minus points? There's one fairly low step into/from the toilets which you might miss. The slides and other attractions for children...More

Thank MIchael B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Enjoyed a beautiful lunch of healthy light food on the edge of a garden uniquely designed to make you feel peaceful. Large round grouping stones and beautiful floral arrangement through out dining area.

Thank TeresaHanda
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Attended a wedding there on 21 April 2017. The service and ambience were par excellence! The bitings and mains were very well done. My favourite dishes out of the whole menu was the vegetable rice, pan fried fish and creamy spinach. I'd have it again...More

Thank waridi2017
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Do you hold baby shower events?
29 January 2017|
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Response from CheckInNGO | Reviewed this property |
can't give any better an answer but those up.
Mahuvy K
do u accomodate kids... say you gat activities to keep em occupied en hw much do u charge
17 July 2016|
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Response from shivradia | Property representative |
We have a large PolyPlay Kids Area at Zen everyday. We don't charge for that. On weekends, we have a bouncy castle and face painting on Sundays. We don't charge for that either.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Delivery, Private Dining
Good for
View, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Groups, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Lower Kabete Road, Nairobi 00100, Kenya
  • Location: Africa  >  Kenya  >  Nairobi
  • Phone Number: 254 8034466
  • E-mail