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The Lord Erroll

89 Ruaka Road | Runda Estate, Nairobi, Kenya
+254 721 920820
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Overview
  • Excellent65%
  • Very good22%
  • Average6%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“osso bucco” (6 reviews)
“spicy prawns” (3 reviews)
Open Now
07:00 - 23:00 Hours
CUISINES
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Halal, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
€€€€
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LOCATION
89 Ruaka Road | Runda Estate, Nairobi, Kenya
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Reviewed today via mobile

The Lord Errol is a beautiful discovery, a fine dining restaurant located Runda. I’m a chef by profession and i have worked in Parisian Michelin star restaurants throughout my career. Whenever I visit my country, I’m always hunting for good restaurants. So far I had...More

Thank Rose O
Reviewed 3 days ago

The Lord Erroll restaurant named after a British aristocrat, is probably one of the last bastions of colonial nobility still standing in Nairobi. This quaint establishment tucked away in the Runda area, is reminiscent of British gentry, complete with "powder rooms" where patrons can ease...More

Thank agiso
Lord E, Guest Relations Manager at The Lord Erroll, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Dear Agiso, Allow me to begin by appreciating the fact that you took your time to review us and give such a wonderful feedback. We are happy to hear that we are your venue of choice for Corporate Meetings, Trainings and the ideal restaurant for...More

Reviewed 3 days ago

When we have eaten at the Lord Errol, the service and welcome have been excellent. The food is very good although the portions are small as is the trend with fine dining. The restaurant has a lovely atmosphere and is in a great location for...More

Thank Jeremy Holley
Lord E, Guest Relations Manager at The Lord Erroll, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Dear Jeremy Greetings from the lord Erroll. Thank you for the wonderful review on our service and the food. I have passed your feedback on the portions of the food being small, to our Head Chef who will ensure that it is improved on. Please...More

Reviewed 3 days ago

I have visited the Lord Erroll on a number of occasions over the last few months and I will never tire of returning. What a wonderful experience! The architecture and layout of the building, the decor, the ambience and the garden are all of the...More

Thank mcraig46
Lord E, Guest Relations Manager at The Lord Erroll, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Dear Mcraig, Greetings from the Lord Erroll. Thank you for taking your time to review us. We are happy that we have managed to consistently meet your expectations for a fine dining restaurant for the numerous times you have visited us, Thank you. I have...More

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

The new chef has improved the food significantly. We have been coming here for many years. The gardens were always good , but the improvement in the food makes it a top destination in Nairobi.More

Thank John J
Lord E, Guest Relations Manager at The Lord Erroll, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Dear Mr. John Thank you for taking you time to review us. We are indeed more than happy to hear that we have been able to meet your expectations for a fine dining restaurant as well as improve on the quality of our food. I...More

Reviewed 4 days ago

Good food, good service, wonderful view of the garden, in which you might be lucky to see some beautiful Peacocks!More

Thank Alex W
Lord E, Guest Relations Manager at The Lord Erroll, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Dear Alex, Thank you for taking your time to review us. We are pleased to hear that our service, food and the ambience setting was well at par with your expectations. We look forward to hosting you once again. Warm Regards Charles Jumwa Events &...More

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Nice place, you see baby elephants. Listen to how they were rescued. Uoi can adopt one or more at a fee. Then visit your adopted elephant outside the visiting hours. Viewing of elephants is between 11-12pm daily

Thank Dorothy A
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

#MagicalRestaurant #TembeaKenya #HotelRestaurantReview There is some type of love that surpasses the normal i miss you,take care, how have you been?. E.t.c. I believe sometimes love is an experience of memories shared. That type love cannot be experienced at home,it needs a walk on the...More

Thank 0712393422
Lord E, Guest Relations Manager at The Lord Erroll, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Greetings From The Lord Erroll, This is such a wonderful review! Thank you very much for taking time off from your schedule to visit and dine with us. We are humbled that we got to meet your expectations and even surpass it by giving you...More

Reviewed 4 days ago

My girlfriend and I went for lunch on fathers day. The whole event was coordinated perfectly. Service was really good, attentive, pleasant staff. Nice atmosphere - fireplace and dining room. There was entertainment and food was spot on. Received small gifts also. Highly recommend.More

Thank mredding26
Lord E, Guest Relations Manager at The Lord Erroll, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Greetings from The Lord Erroll, Allow me to begin by Thank you for joining us in celebrating Fathers Day. We had a Sunday Roast Buffet of which I am glad to hear we were able to meet your expectations of the food, service and match...More

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Had dinner yesterday at the Lord Erroll👍🏾 A must have is their Crispy Yorkshire Pudding. The beef was tender and very tasty. And to top it ..... our waiter Eluid was so on point👏🏼More

Thank Anna M
Lord E, Guest Relations Manager at The Lord Erroll, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Dear Anna, Thank you for the wonderful review. We are pleased to hear that you got to enjoy our Crispy Yorkshire Pudding! All compliments go to our kitchen staff and our Head Chef. Thank you as well for your feedback regarding our service, I have...More

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Lilian W
30 May 2018|
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Response from ZahraNairobi |
Yes, it is child friendly.
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JFReviews
1 February 2018|
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Response from Lord E | Property representative |
Many apologies for not getting through. We had a problem with phone lines which are now fixed. We are looking forward to hearing from you. Thanks.
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Diana N
4 December 2017|
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Response from Lord E | Property representative |
Hi Diana, You do not have to make a reservation prior to visiting, however, reservations are done on request.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Full Bar, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, View, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
07:00 - 23:00
Monday
07:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
07:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
07:00 - 23:00
Thursday
07:00 - 23:00
Friday
07:00 - 23:00
Saturday
07:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 89 Ruaka Road | Runda Estate, Nairobi, Kenya
  • Location: Africa  >  Kenya  >  Nairobi
  • Phone Number: +254 721 920820
  • E-mail
Description
An award-winning timeless fine dining restaurant in a class of its own set in timeless splendour surrounded by beautifully tended and immaculately manicured lush green lawns. What awaits you is a truly mesmerizing French, European, Vegetarian, Gluten Free and Afternoon High Tea cuisine experience, where the outstanding culinary artistry of world-class hospitality & service awaits and an enchanting captivating colonial history and indoor & outdoor vistas which almost magically combine to form an alluring countryside dining escape like no other.
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