The robust and richly flavoured coffee bean that grows in Kenya is one of the country’s most profitable exports. We all love our morning chai and we’re slowly learning to love our morning cups of coffee. With this growing appreciation of coffee and cafe culture, we’ve compiled a list of some great cafes around Nairobi that you should definitely check out!
Two For One Cafes
We worked with some of the best cafes around Nairobi to bring you 2 for 1 deals on coffee drinks from August 1st to August 14th! Simply visit download your free coffee voucher and present it at any of the participating cafes below. Keep warm and coffee on.
Kafe Afrikana is a modern cafe inspired by high quality Kenyan coffee that offers delicious bitings alongside classic espresso based drinks. The chain of ‘grab n go’ gourmet coffee shops also serve great tasting pastries and meals in cozy, relaxing and warm spaces that smell of freshly brewed coffee. Kafe Afrikana also has great happy hour coffee deals on weekdays that are great for a catch up with friends.
With over 75 premium leaf teas and a variety of coffee beverages, Leaf and Bean is growing a unique aspect of Kenya’s cafe culture: tea. The tea menu at Leaf and Bean may seem intimidating but each item comes with a serving suggestion (with or without milk, iced) and the staff are happy to help guide you through it.
Moca Loca or “Crazy Coffee” brews delicious coffees and serves fresh, flavourful meals all day. Located on the first floor of Garden City Mall, this cafe incorporates black and white vintage art, big black upholstered seats with accents of red in chairs, centerpieces and doors into their decor. With live music on the weekends and an eye-catching 12 foot bar serving world class cocktails, this cafe, restaurant and lounge has a little something for everyone to enjoy.
A new comer to the coffee scene, Pointzero Coffee offers an al fresco café experience with gourmet Kenyan coffee. Pointzero Coffee aims to play a key part in growing Kenyan coffee culture by offering great coffee, brewed with passion and paired with delicious sweet and savory snacks to compliment the flavours of your ordered drinks.
An Italian-inspired bakery and coffee house, Tiramisu uses Kimbo coffee beans from Naples, Italy for their brews. Kimbo sources beans from all over the world, Kenya included, and Tiramisu is in the process of creating a special branded blend unique to their outlets. Recently, Tiramisu introduced Frappes adapted from the original Starbucks Frappuccino: a sweet blended iced coffee drink.
Wasp & Sprout has put the Loresho Shopping Centre back on the map. This quaint cafe with all it’s quirks and rustic appeal is quickly growing in popularity and fame. Wasp & Sprout is growing Kenya’s cafe culture by offering unique coffees such as their Flat White and Babychino. Be sure to read Susan’s review on page XXX for all the delicious details.