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Things to do in Kiambu County

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.
Place to eat
“Indoor mall with stores for clothing, cosmetics & electronics, plus a supermarket & a food court.”
  • 77 locals recommend
Sculpture Garden
“One of the biggest museums by African standards it has different sections. Nature history, Cultural history, Art Gallery, Snake Park, Botanical Garden, Ethnographic Museum etc. The host can come along if you need company! ”
  • 67 locals recommend
Shopping Centre
“it is a great place to hang out and there are much fun activities and over 45 restaurants found inside the mall it also has a park where kids have different types of activities and games to play .”
  • 56 locals recommend
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!”
  • 75 locals recommend
Shopping Centre
“There are varieties of international shops in the mall, several restaurants, coffee joints, movie theater, Pharmacies and supermarket”
  • 49 locals recommend
Brewery
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“For beer lovers, they have the best craft beers . The atmosphere is relaxed and they even have a build your own burger initiative. They also have plenty of good wine ”
  • 46 locals recommend
Brewery
$$$
“Brew Bistro offers a nice selection of delicious beer from Big Five Brewery. They also have a variety of delicious food available and good deals every day of the week. We recommend going during happy hour to take advantage of the two for one pitcher deals. The rooftop location offers beautiful views of the city and an interesting venue when the place becomes a club later in the night. The club is a popular destination for both expats and locals. ”
  • 44 locals recommend
Place to shop
“Great shopping, with a flea market on Fridays. Lots of restaurants, bars and great for people watching.”
  • 40 locals recommend
Shopping Centre
“The mall has everything you need, from Carrefour supermarket to eatery like news café. A one stop shop”
  • 30 locals recommend
Beer Garden
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“What's life without letting loose? Enjoy the music, cocktails are to die for..and mocktails if you don't take alcohol. *Host can come along if you want company.”
  • 31 locals recommend
Park
“1.5Km from property. Secure, park- exotic trees with jogging tracks; Bird watching and and some primates to see.”
  • 37 locals recommend
Restaurant
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“Enjoy a great choice of international and local music as you delve into the vast and well crafted food menu and ambience at this preferred spot in Nairobi. They have two branches, one in Karen area which is on a roof top and one in westlands area”
  • 36 locals recommend
Shopping Centre
“Small American/European style indoor/outdoor mall with stores, restaurants, movie theater, and grocery store”
  • 26 locals recommend
Lounge
$$$
“Enjoy a night of music and dance in a nice and safe environment. Plenty of drinks available and great service.”
  • 13 locals recommend
Neighbourhood
“After dark, Nairobi, in a flash, transforms itself into an energetic entertainment center point and busy modern day executives change their formal garments to delight in the bustling of the nightlife. In any case, who doesn’t cherish a night of romping and drinking after a long dragging week? Clubs are the perfect spot for this and you will never run shy of them in this city that scarcely rests. It’s about the night clubs in Westlands, Nairobi - Kenya, with good music, culinary magic and awesome ambience. Need to hit the dancefloor? Put on your brave face and make a beeline for any of these sizzling gathering spots for the best beverages, women's evenings and music.”
  • 25 locals recommend
Shopping Centre
“Ideal location to purchase consumables for your stay. It has ALL items you will need in the kitchen, drinks & other household amenities. Within 1km from the residence.”
  • 16 locals recommend

Top restaurants

Brewery
“For beer lovers, they have the best craft beers . The atmosphere is relaxed and they even have a build your own burger initiative. They also have plenty of good wine ”
  • 46 locals recommend
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
Restaurant
“Enjoy a great choice of international and local music as you delve into the vast and well crafted food menu and ambience at this preferred spot in Nairobi. They have two branches, one in Karen area which is on a roof top and one in westlands area”
  • 36 locals recommend
Ethiopian Restaurant
“other Ethiopian restaurant, has a bit of a better (though more crowded) vibe than Abyssinia. Coffee, popcorn, shiro, and veggie platters are yum. ”
  • 28 locals recommend
Restaurant
“if you need to do your shopping and eat at the various restaurants in the property this place is recommended ”
  • 17 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.”
  • 16 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Good music, great food, perfect ambiance, it's a bit on the hire side so budget for like 3000 a plate. But definitely worth the experience”
  • 16 locals recommend

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