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Trout Tree

Nanyuki Town, Nanyuki Municipality, Kenya
+254 726 281704
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good36%
  • Average11%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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“trout” (130 reviews)
“fresh fish” (10 reviews)
“curry” (8 reviews)
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Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Nanyuki Town, Nanyuki Municipality, Kenya
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What a great place to stop for lunch. This off the main road restaurant had great fresh fish (trout or tilapia) as well as great sides and bread. Sitting in a tree house, surrounded by lush forest and Colobus monkeys was amazing. Service was good.

Thank Jocelyn K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

You would never imagine such a cool place is just a few 100 meters off the road. The Aqua-farming provides clean fresh fish. The restaurant is built up in a 300 year old tree. It is amazing and we loved it. Watch out for the...More

Thank Mark T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A lovely meal and fascinating experience. Friendly staff who were quick and efficient and advised one what to order. on the menu.

Thank Ajaykap
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Drove for 3 hours from Nairobi just to experience the place and I was not disappointed at all. It's literally build on a tree at a very cozy surrounding and the food is amazing (Tried both trout and tilapia) The disappointing bit was the staff...More

Thank Davie M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The food is so lovely... tasty and peaceful surroundings. just before we arrived in Nanyuki. Photos capture the surroundings

Thank Angie R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great food, beer that you catch on pull up levy's from fresh water pools, lovely staff, fun atmosphere

Thank Global35
Reviewed 17 July 2017 via mobile

We stopped over for lunch at the Trout Tree on our way back to Nairobi from Sweetwaters Ol Pejeta. We were told it was a must visit place. The restaurant is housed on a huge tree in a Trout Farm. The setting is awesome and...More

Thank aliwahab79
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

As always it's a lovely setting but we had to argue with the Check to get chips with the adult meals as he initially would only do them with the children's meal. We asked the lovely waitress to request chips rather than potatoes but the...More

Thank HockingC
Reviewed 11 July 2017

We loved this restaurant which was off the beaten path but had an awesome group of Columbia monkeys. The staff were delightful and although the fish was not Tom their own pond the food was simply delightful. The building is an especially delightful treat if...More

Thank Onthemove400
Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

Most starts watering as soon as you see the signpost turning off the main road. As you walk down the steps to the tree house that holds the rustic tables you feel like you are walking into a different world. This is key to the...More

Thank salimkeshavjee
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Vincent M
1 August 2017|
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Response from vanessah19 | Reviewed this property |
As far as I know Trout Tree is only a restaurant. I do not think you can stay there. However there is a lodge nearby on the slopes of Mt K where you can stay and go trout fishing. It is called Ragati Lodge.
Ron W
6 April 2017|
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Response from Mwah45 | Reviewed this property |
Yes they do.
Purity N
9 December 2016|
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Response from Jim D | Reviewed this property |
I do, but this site will not allow me to post the link to my Flickr album, and I'm not going to post my email address on a public forum. I'll edit my review and add them there.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$15
Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids, View
Open Hours
11:00 - 16:30
11:00 - 16:30
11:00 - 16:30
11:00 - 16:30
11:00 - 16:30
11:00 - 16:30
11:00 - 16:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Nanyuki Town, Nanyuki Municipality, Kenya
  • Location: Africa  >  Kenya  >  Rift Valley Province  >  Laikipia County  >  Nanyuki Municipality  >  Nanyuki Town
  • Phone Number: +254 726 281704
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