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Osteria Gigiri

Limuru Road | Inside the Village Market, 1st Floor., Nairobi, Kenya
+254 20 7122661
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good44%
  • Average9%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“pasta” (16 reviews)
“focaccia” (8 reviews)
“steak” (7 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Italian, Mediterranean, European, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly
€€ - €€€
Limuru Road | Inside the Village Market, 1st Floor., Nairobi, Kenya
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The food here is always of super quality. The pesto is great and the best part if the free tomato focaccia!

Thank Javed M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Love the ambiance and the service was amazing. The pasta was really good. A good place to have late night dinner.

Thank Dhaval P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

There was a time when Osteria used to be my go to lunch place. It's sad to see that over the last few years, the restaurant has lost it's glory. I visited for lunch on a quiet Saturday afternoon and left unimpressed and frankly disappointed....More

Thank Neema M
Reviewed 1 September 2017

I was here with friends for a quick bite. Imaginatively designed restaurant upstairs in the Village Market shopping centre.

Thank Helen A
Reviewed 12 July 2017

Italian restaurant with very good food and friendly service. Good menu with a good variety of dishes to choose from. The pizza is great. The owner always has time to greet you.

Thank Wade S
Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

I had the pleasure of having lunch at this wonderful restaurant! The food was delicious, in fact it is better than what I have had in Milan Italy. I had the gnocchi in a mushroom cream sauce, and it was out of this world. The...More

Thank Downthejerseyshore
Reviewed 24 June 2017 via mobile

I have been there for the second time during a business trip, I tried pizza with ham and mushrooms. It was good, cooked in a real Italian wood oven , price reasonable and atmosphere good. I will be back again.

Thank Carlo_diver
Reviewed 29 May 2017 via mobile

Good wholesome food and although a bit pricey the service is intermittent good and bad. Helps if you know the staff after having gone a few times the Service improves tremendously!! On rainy days sit inside if you can. The Gelato is truly awesome :-)...More

Thank Sunshine A
Reviewed 27 April 2017

Great Italian food, possibly the best in Kenya (personal preference). The pizzas are to die for. They also do great homemade pastas. The chef/manager Nico, is extremely warm and welcoming, and his food suggestions are great. They offer complimentary bruschettas to everybody which is a...More

Thank Ronak S
Reviewed 11 April 2017

A very poor experience while the restaurant was not even that busy. Staff loitering around and had to be called for everything...menus, drinks order, food order; they just could not be bothered to serve us.

Thank ashah_008
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Delivery, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Limuru Road | Inside the Village Market, 1st Floor., Nairobi, Kenya
  • Location: Africa  >  Kenya  >  Nairobi
  • Phone Number: +254 20 7122661
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