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Osteria Gigiri

Limuru Road | Inside the Village Market, 1st Floor., Nairobi, Kenya
+254 20 7122661
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good43%
  • Average9%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“bruschetta” (9 reviews)
“pizza” (33 reviews)
“steak” (7 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Limuru Road | Inside the Village Market, 1st Floor., Nairobi, Kenya
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

If you find anything better. Let me know. Been coming regularly for years. All dishes are well prepared and has the Italian touch.

Thank Thore-Andre T
Reviewed 10 February 2018

Was pretty thrilled to be here - got invited by a few local friends. The food was excellent as promised by my hosts and I would definitely recommend it

Thank Jinav1978
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Reviewed 10 February 2018

A perfect place for a date. Ambience is great and the food is amazing. They have a comprehensive wine list too.

Thank Samanthapat21
Reviewed 30 January 2018

Love the bruschetta they give as soon as you sit down! Been here about 5 times and each time the food is a solid 10 on 10. Try the chicken in pepper sauce and the primavera risotto. Pizzas are extremely good too!

Thank ali3khan
Reviewed 7 January 2018

Tried the Osteria again and was convinced once more that there a better Italian restaurants in Nairobi. The pizza dough is too mellow and crumbly, the Greek salad was sub-standard and so was the beef steak with pepper sauce. Too expensive for what you get.

Thank Florian G
Reviewed 5 January 2018

Good italian food and love the free focaccia with tomatoes! My favourite Italian go to restaurant in Nairobi. Good selection for vegetarians. Great service and good desserts!

Thank H S
Reviewed 18 November 2017 via mobile

Love the ambiance and the service was amazing. The pasta was really good. A good place to have late night dinner.

Thank Dhaval P
Reviewed 14 November 2017

There was a time when Osteria used to be my go to lunch place. It's sad to see that over the last few years, the restaurant has lost it's glory. I visited for lunch on a quiet Saturday afternoon and left unimpressed and frankly disappointed....More

Thank Neema M
Reviewed 1 September 2017

I was here with friends for a quick bite. Imaginatively designed restaurant upstairs in the Village Market shopping centre.

Thank Helen A
Reviewed 13 July 2017

Italian restaurant with very good food and friendly service. Good menu with a good variety of dishes to choose from. The pizza is great. The owner always has time to greet you.

Thank Wade S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Delivery, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Limuru Road | Inside the Village Market, 1st Floor., Nairobi, Kenya
  • Location: Africa  >  Kenya  >  Nairobi
  • Phone Number: +254 20 7122661
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