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shamuras Bar

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Chiromo Lane | off Uhuru Highway, Westlands, Nairobi, Kenya
Tue - Sun 10:30 - 23:00
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 November 2016 via mobile

Excellent! Quick service and very tasty food! A variety of choices ... vegetarian and non vegetarian !

Thank Qahhar P
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 October 2016

Its a nice place I was visiting since 2009, home kind a for you will get it here... which kenyan Indians loves weekends and mid week its full of family and one who is over for meat do visit this place

Thank Sandy0711
Nairobi, Kenya
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22 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 September 2016

They have maintained their good food standard with friendly service over the years while improving on ambience.

Thank bnmuchilwa
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 September 2016

dont like the food and the way their service is poor and dont like their food as its cold and not warm

Thank Aman B
Nairobi, Kenya
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8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016

Place to eat outdoors and indoors. Nice bandas to sit in outside. Lovely food and atmosphere, though the waiter kept on wanting to hurry us at the end after eating until we told him to leave us alone.

Thank nirajgudka
Nairobi, Kenya
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16 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 April 2016 via mobile

We had chicken masala and butter chicken. The roti accompaniment is free and replenished as you progress with your meal. The sauces were tamarind, chilli and some type of yoghurt. The restaurant was clean and service excellent. Sammy is very good. He served us very well and was really hospitable. ☺

Thank NinaGShiku
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131 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 August 2015 via mobile

Ate lunch here on our last day before flying back to London in the evening as its was highly recommended. There were 10 of us with half of us vegetarians and we ordered 6 main plates. All dishes were great and the fresh rotis were the best. The bill came to about $40 for 10 of us so a super... More 

Thank Bharat P
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27 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 May 2015

Great Indian food hidden from the main road. We had a delicious lunch with good service, but don't expect any fast food. The place also has an interesting history.

Thank sonsaa
Nairobi, Kenya
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40 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 April 2015

A friend invited me to this hidden gem and I was pleasantly surprised as I had passed by many times but never gone in. There is no menu and the staff tell one what is available. The food is cooked on order. The owner is a wonderful old man who recommends dishes and talks freely to his clients, most of... More 

Thank Smilin555
Washington DC, District of Columbia
2 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 June 2014

I enjoyed a wonderful evening at Shamuras with friends and family. World class service and the food was excellent. The owner made a special visit to our table and made personal recommendations for our meal. I will definitely dine again on my next trip to Nairobi.

Thank Answan J

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Delivery, Outdoor Seating
Open Hours
10:30 - 23:00
10:30 - 23:00
10:30 - 23:00
10:30 - 23:00
10:30 - 23:00
10:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Chiromo Lane | off Uhuru Highway, Westlands, Nairobi, Kenya
  • Location: Africa  >  Kenya  >  Nairobi

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?