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Kenyatta Avenue/Processional Way, Nairobi, Kenya
+254 20 2725111
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Nairobi, Kenya
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68 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

I took a special friend here for lunch and because the buffet is simply one of the best anywhere. You cannot go wrong. The service as always was excellent, the food was top notch and the desserts left one wondering what to choose! We both really enjoyed the food and the ambience. Timothy, Head of Food and Beverages was just... More 

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Thank 246ruth
Nairobi, Nairobi Area, Kenya
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91 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Whenever you are here for lunch, go for the a la carte menu rather than the buffet. That is what we did and it was fantastic. Starting with the service, the waiters are keen to advice you on the menu according to your personal preferences. The food was delish and in the process i closed a deal.

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Thank Miano D
Lima, Peru
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26 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2016

In my humble view, the Magreb Cafe is a great place for a cake lovers & vegetarians and best of all is the most beautiful and delicious "Garden Salad With Rye Bread". It is a great value & super healthy dish with amazing dressings (vinaigrette c'est bon) as are all the other extensive vegetarian dishes like the the "Vegetable Burger... More 

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SerenaHotels, Food and Beverage Manager at Cafe Maghreb, responded to this review

We appreciate the time taken to share your experience. It is always a pleasure to receive positive guest feedback as it is our our aim to ensure our guests' expectations are met and surpassed. In this regard, we are delighted to know that our staff were helpful and that the variety of in our menus was satisfactory. We will pass... More 

Durban, South Africa
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9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 August 2016

The seating overlooks the heated pool, very relaxed atmosphere. Food was fantastic, wide variety of cuisines available and the patisserie attached has some fabulous cakes.

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Thank munira_khan
long beach
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20 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 January 2016

situated in hotel serena nairobi. courteous service. varied menu. moderate prices. free but iffy wifi.

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Thank sandeep170
Cairo, Egypt
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27 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 September 2015

I had one of the best Palak paneer there ( indian spinach with cottage cheese)! great service, staff is very friendly and welcoming- However, they need to do better on the rest of the menu items! food needs to get a bit more tastier! some improvement is need , I stay a lot in Serena as it's near my work... More 

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Nairobi, Kenya
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109 reviews
79 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 September 2015

Hadn't eaten here for a couple of years. It had got very tired and was going through the motions. Now it has had a new lease of life! Vastly improved buffet, great choice of Hot and Cold options. Superb deserts. Went a couple of weeks ago and ate the Al a Carte – best steak I have had for a... More 

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Thank GastroNinja
Nairobi, Nairobi, Kenya
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79 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 September 2015

This the regular buffet dining Restaraunt at the Serena hotel, Nairobi. The ambience is very good, both inside and outside on the veranda. The food is very good and a wide selection of starters, main course and deserts. The service is very good, friendly and efficient. An ideal place for lunch with friends!

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Thank Michael M
Nairobi, Kenya
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218 reviews
138 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 108 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 August 2015

An internationally-themed buffet breakfast and lunch are served in the Moroccan-styled restuarant. It features a a table d'hote dinner menu and 24-hour brasseries Service. It has a speciality coffee area aswell. Their deserts are to die for!

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Thank smatlock10
Nairobi, Kenya
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89 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 July 2015

I'll leap at any chance for a buffet lunch at the Serena's poolside restaurant. What a great spread! I love the cold stuff, and there's nowhere better in Nairobi for that... not to mention the far too tempting deserts. Delightful service too. Always. Guaranteed.

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Thank Michael E

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mediterranean, European
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Kenyatta Avenue/Processional Way, Nairobi, Kenya
  • Location: Africa  >  Kenya  >  Nairobi
  • Phone Number: +254 20 2725111

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?