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Hamdi

5 Kaunda Street, Nairobi, Kenya
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Overview
  • Excellent27%
  • Very good53%
  • Average20%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
8 Feb 2017
“Overrated”
28 Aug 2016
“The best in Town”
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PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
5 Kaunda Street, Nairobi, Kenya
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Reviewed 9 February 2017

This place came highly recommended by a friend but i must say i was disappointed.The portions served is not worth the price.The food is average too,nothing to write home about.The milk shakes are quite okay though.

Thank blacktraveler1
Reviewed 28 August 2016 via mobile

An amazing place in the middle of Nairobi. The waiters are very easy going. And the advise for the dish was bulls eye. A Somalian restaurant with the best meat i ever ate. Price of the food is how it should be. Dont waste time...More

Thank Ron t
Reviewed 9 July 2016

I would have given Hamdi 3 stars but they get 4 based on value for money. There is nothing that stands out with regard to the mood and ambiance of the place except for the terrace. The terrace has a good view of the busy...More

Thank Joe M
Reviewed 9 May 2016

Consistent wrong orders. Chicken burger without chicken, boiled meat when ordered roasted and some seriously small portioned food at full price. I would only recommend the boneless chicken from their menu.

Thank Workingman007
Reviewed 21 April 2016

What a great relief from overpriced, generic hotel food. The food here is about 1/3 of the price of similar food at a hotel. You can't get similar food though. Don't know of any hotels that serve camel and goat dishes. This is most defiantly...More

Thank Capie_Tours
Reviewed 23 February 2016

This is one of the best and most affordable places in Nairobi for Somali food and chai. My favourite is "Arosta" lamb cooked in Somali style. They have a good selection of tea and if you love camel milk you can try it here. This...More

1  Thank Eugene N
Reviewed 19 January 2016

I have always enjoyed meeting up at Hamdi with friends in the evenings for coffee and occasional lunches while in town or waiting for our movie timing at IMAX across the road. The food is well prepared and staff attentive to serve. I have had...More

Thank Ndiba
Reviewed 7 December 2015

This review is long overdue. I should have written it five visits ago to Hamdi restaurant. The first time I visited Hamdi was February of 2014, and since then, my cravings for the best Arosta and thirst for amazing smoothies have always been fulfilled there....More

Thank VivienneSally
Reviewed 16 October 2015 via mobile

I tried chicken curry,beef steak and pepper steak. They were nice and very affordable. But the beef steak were so tough to chew. The atmosphere is not so good.

Thank 아란 정
Reviewed 6 October 2015 via mobile

Just a bit better than other african restaurants around town. Cheap and a small menu which is good in my opinion. Just one thing I really dislike is the refilled 'Heinz' tomato bottle, in use for almost a year with crappy Kenyan tomato saus.

Thank Rogier t
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
08:00 - 20:00
Monday
07:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
07:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
07:00 - 22:00
Thursday
07:00 - 22:00
Friday
07:00 - 22:00
Saturday
07:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5 Kaunda Street, Nairobi, Kenya
  • Location: Africa  >  Kenya  >  Nairobi
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