The leafy suburbs of Karen is known for it’s tranquil ambiance and beautiful scenery. The area also hosts a good number of restaurants offering a wide range of cuisines such as Continental, Italian, African and even French. So if you are a sucker for adventure and happen to be around Karen or you would like to explore the restaurants in Karen, look no further. We have compiled an easy list that will help you sample restaurants in Karen all at the comfort of your home or office.
Get your travelling shoes on and hop on my ride to Karen and explore the fine dining restaurants that are a must-visit.
Situated opposite St. Christopher’s School Karen, this restaurant offers delicately prepared French Cuisine creatively designed by their chefs. They also have a unique selection of wine and liquor from all around the world. The decor plays a major role in setting a perfect ambiance throughout the restaurant making it a nice place to have dinner with a group of friends or family.
This restaurant offers a stylish yet simple space to eat, drink and relax as you enjoy their Continental cuisine. Tucked neatly inside Karen Shopping Centre, the experience at Que Pasa is one of a kind with their meals served on candle lit wooden tables giving you a soothing ambiance to take your loved out for a date or even have a cozy dinner as a group of colleagues.
With a wide selection of different settings for breakfast, lunch or dinner, Tamambo gives you a little bit of everything with a cozy indoor restaurant, outdoor terrace and garden and a variety of function areas. So drop by and experience their exquisite continental cuisine, have a good time as you sip on their cocktails and enjoy their Sunday lunch Buffet, daily happy hour and Live band on Fridays.
Have a taste of African Fusion cuisine in a setting inside an indigenous forest surrounded by beautiful plants and flowers for a backdrop. Indulge on the exciting African dishes such as fried Tilapia, Sukuma Wiki puree, and dive into their tantalizing desserts such as mango tart with coconut ice-cream. Salivating already? Well head on to Dari Restaurant and have your African dish and desserts cravings satisfied.
Known as Nairobi’s leading sea food restaurant, Tamarind has a wide range of sea food selection on their menu, from fresh giant prawns, to juicy lobsters and sweet young crabs, octopus, oysters and much more. And for those who are not sea food lovers, they also offer sumptuous steak and poultry dishes.
Here, you get to experience the first ever Josper Oven-cooked barbeque, combined with their sizzling 800F steaks which have a distinct char-grilled flavour attributed to their special blend of charcoal. The Brassiere is also famous for its other dishes which include slow cooked pork belly or beef rib or Spicy Calamari with pomegranate and pearl barley.
Located on Windy Ridge lane, this restaurant boasts of a chic ambiance and irresistible Italian menu. It provides various seating areas including the terrace are by the pool side, with a breath taking view of their two acre land that sends you right to relaxation. Enjoy the view as you sip on their splendid Italian wine and others from around the world.
The cozy garden setting has been named ‘The Best Place in Town’ by New York Times Spirited Traveler and the #1 restaurant in Kenya by TripAdvisor. This up market restaurant features an elegant Gastro lounge with Pan-Asian and African cuisines. Their chef, Marcus Mitchell was voted Heineken’s chef of the year 2013/2014 and will definitely guarantee sumptuous, finger-licking meals.
Set in beautiful, tranquil gardens, Karen Country Lodge has a lot to offer. From their FireFinch restaurant which serves dishes prepared by their internationally trained chefs, to the SilverBill Lounge which offers signature cocktails as well as the classics with an interesting twist. twist. So head on to Warai South Rd, and dance to the music by live bands while de-stressing in the peaceful backdrop.
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