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Things to do in Kilimani

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
“The Nairobi National Museum is a world class facility that presents Kenya's History, Nature, Culture and Contemporary Art in its entire splendor. It is complete with dining facilities and shops where you can buy African souvenirs. Within the museum grounds are the famous Snake Park, Botanical Gardens and Nature Trail. ”
  • 70 locals recommend
Park
“1.5Km from property. Secure, park- exotic trees with jogging tracks; Bird watching and and some primates to see.”
  • 36 locals recommend
Lounge
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“Enjoy a night of music and dance in a nice and safe environment. Plenty of drinks available and great service.”
  • 13 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
Ethiopian Restaurant
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“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
Lounge
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“A high end club where you get to enjoy great music and drinks dancing the night away ”
  • 14 locals recommend
Place to shop
“For all your souvenirs with a Kenyan/African touch, this is the place! You can get handcrafted art, jewellery and canvas as well as the famous Masai shuka. A must visit!”
  • 17 locals recommend
Building
“Get to visit one of Kenya's most amazing museums, get to visit the snake park if you are into that kind of thing”
  • 5 locals recommend
Café
“Coffee, cocktails, food...name it. Ideal place to catch up on an evening over happy hour which starts at 5pm”
  • 9 locals recommend
Bus Station
“The arboretum is lovely for an afternoon stroll or a family picnic. It's also the site of the Karoga Festival which a great event for all family members to get a taste of the local art, culture and music scene.”
  • 7 locals recommend
Place to eat
“They have the best stake and chicken wings in Nairobi while the craft beer is top 50 globally,a must visit when in Nairobi.”
  • 13 locals recommend
Brazilian Restaurant
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“Authentic Brazillian steakhouse (All you can eat offer on 17 cuts of meat alongside other offerings)”
  • 17 locals recommend
Shopping Centre
“Another mall with clothes stores, supermarket/grocery store, hairdressers, etc.”
  • 4 locals recommend
Place to eat
“Amazing performances of theatre, traditional and secular dance, music and culture are held here on the regular, great entertainment and recreation”
  • 4 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Has excellent coffee and a nice vibrant atmosphere. Try the Malindi macchiato. ”
  • 10 locals recommend

Top restaurants

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
Brazilian Restaurant
“Authentic Brazillian steakhouse (All you can eat offer on 17 cuts of meat alongside other offerings)”
  • 17 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Has excellent coffee and a nice vibrant atmosphere. Try the Malindi macchiato. ”
  • 10 locals recommend
Middle Eastern Restaurant
“This is a lovely Lebanese restaurant in the neighborhood. Highly recommend this for your dinner plans”
  • 10 locals recommend
Restaurant
“GOURMET BURGERS AFRICAN STYLE Bringing the African inspired ‘Gourmet Burger’ to the vibrant city of Nairobi, Mama Rocks is pioneering the Nairobi street food scene with an afro-cool food truck like no other. Created with love and the freshest, natural ingredients, every care has been taken to produce our range of exciting and unique burgers.”
  • 10 locals recommend
Restaurant
“For the best Italian pizza, cheese and wine Am a lover of Italian food. Trust me this you shall enjoy”
  • 11 locals recommend
African Restaurant
“Now if you love fish this is where you go. None of that fillet stuff. You get an authentic meal. And of course got to eat it with some ugali”
  • 12 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Because.... Karuri is a master on the grill, pay them a visit for the best Nyama Choma and Kenyan Delicacies”
  • 6 locals recommend

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