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Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.
Park
“This is the only indigenious Forest in the city. Nature at your doorstep for quiet walks, morning jogs, bike riding or just coffee at their new restaurant!”
  • 76 locals recommend
Brewery
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“Brew Bistro offers a nice selection of delicious beer from Big Five Brewery. They also have a variety of delicious food available and good deals every day of the week. We recommend going during happy hour to take advantage of the two for one pitcher deals. The rooftop location offers beautiful views of the city and an interesting venue when the place becomes a club later in the night. The club is a popular destination for both expats and locals. ”
  • 44 locals recommend
Place to shop
“For the local shoppings especially Maasai products. Eateries, supermarkets.”
  • 39 locals recommend
Shopping Mall
“The mall has everything you need, from Carrefour supermarket to eatery like news café. A one stop shop”
  • 30 locals recommend
Beer Garden
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“The Alchemist provides the canvas on which Nairobi's leading event organizers paint their creative visions.”
  • 30 locals recommend
Neighbourhood
“Ideal for all guests there is something for everyone in Westie. Westgate and Sarit indoor shopping malls with lots of cafe and eateries, or local Maasai markets. Amazing night life from Wednesday to Sunday stylish bars, night clubs and Casinos. All banks and forex exchange centres accessible locally. Foodies will be in awe amazing types of restaurants within close proximity Indian, Chinese, Nyama Choma, KFC, Subway, home deliveries available and much more. Taxi apps Uber and Bolt available 24 hours from your smart phone at fair rates.”
  • 24 locals recommend
Café
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“Artcaffe for coffee and pastries, Pizza Hut for fresh , delicious pizzas, shoprite supermarket for some essential shopping,gametronics store for any electronic shopping and movies on the 3rd floor. There's several clothing stores too.”
  • 11 locals recommend
Shopping Mall
“get to shop african culture ornaments and clothing. further-service fee- bargain will be discussed by those who book, ie. transport to village market and guide in village market ”
  • 11 locals recommend
Park
“Ideal chill out spot for those who love nature or want to relax away from the city while in the city. Walk, Hire a cycle, Visit the waterfall. 5km, 10km, 15km routes available. Relax afterwards in River Cafe great for breakfasts and lunches.”
  • 27 locals recommend
Bistro
“Offers a variety of cuisines and a beautiful ambience to back it up. It also boasts of a bar area and is favorable for dinners,brunches and polite drinking.”
  • 17 locals recommend
Night Club
“Every person that comes to Kenya starts here, famous for the Reggae nights and flea market. If you arrive early you can play pool with your friends”
  • 16 locals recommend
Restaurant
“1.2 miles Nyama Mama is a fun, modern day African roadside diner. Locally inspired, some of our skilfully concocted dishes include Chapatti wraps to Mama’s stews and flavourful sides. Indulge in some nostalgia with their sharing platters and signature cocktails served in iconic metal Vikombe.”
  • 17 locals recommend
Brazilian Restaurant
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“Fogo Gaucho Churrascaria is Nairobi's all you can eat Brazilian restaurant serving you over 16 cuts of juicy steaks and 25 different fresh and crisp salads, every lunch and dinner. We invite you to share in the Fogo experience at our Westlands and Kilimani locations today.”
  • 9 locals recommend
Grocery or Supermarket
“Located at The Mall, Westlands, Naivas provides affordable shopping close to home.”
  • 6 locals recommend
Shopping Mall
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“They have the best coffee in town and an extensive gourmet menu, with everything from savory plates of pasta to thick meaty burgers and everything in-between at a great price.”
  • 6 locals recommend
Sports
“You can take a tour of the United Nations in Nairobi only twelve minutes away.”
  • 10 locals recommend

Top restaurants

Brewery
“Brew Bistro offers a nice selection of delicious beer from Big Five Brewery. They also have a variety of delicious food available and good deals every day of the week. We recommend going during happy hour to take advantage of the two for one pitcher deals. The rooftop location offers beautiful views of the city and an interesting venue when the place becomes a club later in the night. The club is a popular destination for both expats and locals. ”
  • 44 locals recommend
Café
“Artcaffe for coffee and pastries, Pizza Hut for fresh , delicious pizzas, shoprite supermarket for some essential shopping,gametronics store for any electronic shopping and movies on the 3rd floor. There's several clothing stores too.”
  • 11 locals recommend
Bistro
“Offers a variety of cuisines and a beautiful ambience to back it up. It also boasts of a bar area and is favorable for dinners,brunches and polite drinking.”
  • 17 locals recommend
Restaurant
“1.2 miles Nyama Mama is a fun, modern day African roadside diner. Locally inspired, some of our skilfully concocted dishes include Chapatti wraps to Mama’s stews and flavourful sides. Indulge in some nostalgia with their sharing platters and signature cocktails served in iconic metal Vikombe.”
  • 17 locals recommend
Brazilian Restaurant
“Fogo Gaucho Churrascaria is Nairobi's all you can eat Brazilian restaurant serving you over 16 cuts of juicy steaks and 25 different fresh and crisp salads, every lunch and dinner. We invite you to share in the Fogo experience at our Westlands and Kilimani locations today.”
  • 9 locals recommend
Shopping Mall
“They have the best coffee in town and an extensive gourmet menu, with everything from savory plates of pasta to thick meaty burgers and everything in-between at a great price.”
  • 6 locals recommend
Shopping Mall
“Located in Sarit mall and very close to the property. Approximately about 2 minutes walk. ”
  • 6 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Enjoy a wide array of sea food at this restaurant with location at the Oval in Westlands and another at the Karen Hub”
  • 7 locals recommend

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