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The Lord Erroll

89 Ruaka Road | Runda Estate, Nairobi, Kenya
+254 721 920820
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good22%
  • Average10%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
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“osso bucco” (3 reviews)
“duck” (6 reviews)
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International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
89 Ruaka Road | Runda Estate, Nairobi, Kenya
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Reviewed yesterday

Beautiful ambiance, warm reception definitely going back. Daisy the lady at the reception has the kindest smile ever. The waiter who served us was also really good.

Thank Diana N
Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I chose the beautiful Lord Erroll for our wedding in May of 2014. I felt like getting married in our own house! The warmth of the staff, the willingness of the Manager to accomodate our needs and the exceptional work that went...More

Thank 712makenab
Lord E, Manager at The Lord Erroll, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Good Morning 712makenab, what a lovely review on our establishment. Please allow me first to thank you for taking the time to send this and mostly, for sharing this personal memory with us. It is such a a heart melting piece seeing that you chose...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Service and Dinner was excellent. I enjoy my Norwegian Salmon The ambiance is superb. It was on our 14th year anniversaryMore

Thank John T
Lord E, Manager at The Lord Erroll, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Mr John T, allow me to say wish you once again, a Happy Anniversary. Thank you for choosing and selecting The Lord Erroll for this special occasion. I am delighted to see we lived up to your expectation and that you truly had a...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A beautiful authentic restaurant in the heart of quiet and beautiful upmarket Runda estate.Great hospitality and food.I recommend anyone looking for a really good and memorable experience to visit.Nice place for business meetings and parties.More

Thank Cecily M
Lord E, Manager at The Lord Erroll, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you Cecily M, for having selected The Lord Erroll for your fine dining treat. Your words truly capture who we are and what we offer everyday from the food to the service to the ambiance. We deliver exceptional experience and memorable moments at The...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Excellent customer service and mouth watering Duck a L'orange mmh loved it. The restaurant has a lovely garden too

Thank tanui w
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The place is beautiful and located in a calm surroundings. There is also an amazing garden. The service crew created such a relaxing and enjoyable environment. Especially Grace. The amount of food with all the extra courses is more than enough. The service was very...More

Thank Samvel A
Lord E, Manager at The Lord Erroll, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Samvel A, your compliments are truly an honor to the team that makes The Lord Erroll, the place of choice. Our dedicated team is delighted to read this and promises to continue creating great memories and experiences to all our guests. Grace, at our...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Good food, great ambiance, good music that allows people to have conversation. Great venue for parties, weddings etc. I would definitely recommend.More

Thank EKasyoka
Lord E, Manager at The Lord Erroll, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear EKasyoka, thank you for taking the time to review us and for the recommendation/ thumbs up in regards to events. I want to reassure you that everyday we put our feet forward to not only be good but be the best we possibly can....More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My friends and I needed this. World class hospitality and service, beautiful ambiance, friendly staff the list is endless. Definitely will be coming back soon. Three cheers for Lord Erroll.More

Thank Najma I
Lord E, Manager at The Lord Erroll, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Najma, we are delighted to see that you enjoyed, and had a great time together with your friends, at the Lord Erroll. Every day we strive and work hard in making sure our guests have a great memorable experience that will keep them coming...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The best ambience is to eat on the veranda during daylight hours. The sirloin was excellent. The soups are always good. The service is attentive but not in the way.More

Thank Bruja00
Lord E, Manager at The Lord Erroll, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Bruja00, I would like to first thank you for taking the time to review The Lord Erroll, and for pointing out what stood out for you. The Idina Terraces indeed provide the best ambiance and surrounding overlooking the lovely lush Diana Hay Gardens. It...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The ambiance was good and the presentation exceptional. The service was outstanding! Would definitely go back.More

Thank Princess J
Lord E, Manager at The Lord Erroll, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Princess J, thank you for visiting The Lord Erroll and taking the time to review the establishment. Your feedback is highly appreciated. We are happy to see you had a great time and took note of the ambiance, food and service. Please do come...More

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Diana N
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Response from John T | Reviewed this property |
It’s not mandatory, walk in is also ok
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Full Bar, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, 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
Bar Scene, Groups, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, View
Open Hours
07:00 - 23:00
07:00 - 23:00
07:00 - 23:00
07:00 - 23:00
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07:00 - 23:00
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
An award winning timeless fine dining restaurant in a class of it's own set in timeless splendor surrounded by beautifully tended and immaculately manicured lush green lawns. What awaits you is a truly mesmerizing French-inspired gourmet cuisine experience, where 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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