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Mon Ami

€€ - €€€
Bar, African, European, Pub
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Nairobi/Kisumu Highway | adjacent to the shopping mall., Kisumu 40100, Kenya
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Milton Keynes, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This is the most trendy place in town and always so busy with a good selection of food and beverages

Thank neil d
Nairobi, Kenya
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14 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Food was good especially the pizza. Unfortunately the burger I took for take out went bad fast but overall service was fast enough and good.

Thank Maryanne N
Gulu, Uganda
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56 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 December 2016

We stayed at The Vic Hotel and Mon Ami was closest for dinner for our large team. The music was great, the food was very good and the atmosphere fine. We loved the gentle breeze, lighting and mood.

Thank Robin Y
Stockholm, Sweden
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 December 2016

I haven't stayed at the hotel, but have used the pool on a few occasions, and eaten at the restaurant a couple of times. The pool is cheap so fine if you just want to relax for a few hours. The staff is very friendly and helpful. The pool area is quite run down with broken chairs and sun umbrellas,... More 

Thank L_Fields_Sthlm
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 November 2016 via mobile

Good service not excellent depending on the waiter. Great ambience. Nice place to just relax have a conversation and enjoy a drink.

Thank Bramwell B
Newport, United Kingdom
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30 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016 via mobile

Mon Ami stands out in Kisumu for it's different approach. The menu is packed with US influenced flavours from Hamburgers to Pizzas (American style) and has an American sports bar type atmosphere. There are other dishes too but I've not tried them. The staff are very friendly and efficient. It's a great place to take the family as they cater... More 

Thank stebb2016
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9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016

Just kept wondering where this amazing place had relocated to from town centre.... found my way there to meet some folks for a lunch date and found all the Kisumu who's who having their lunch on site... yes finally they found an amazing wind swept and pleasant palace at the busy Megacity and created a pleasant forum for a meal...... More 

Thank Thomas C
Dallas, Texas
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28 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 October 2016

Located in the Mega City Mall, Mon Ami is quiet, quaint and friendly. Good selection of foods served and lovely atmosphere. The waiters are prompt and the food is good. Lovely patio setting.

Thank Richard T
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51 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 85 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 August 2016

I was at this place on the night that l slept at the vic hotel and four weeks later on my way to nairobi. On both occasions l found the service rather slow. We sat near the pool and i noticed that once the waiters left the area it was almost impossible to catch their attention. I tried the pepper... More 

Thank Machoman6363
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33 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 July 2016 via mobile

Service was slow, but expected when travelling in a large group. Nice easy meals, good after shopping mega city!

Thank Bernie R

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Bar, African, European, Pub
Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Business meetings, Bar Scene, Groups, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Nairobi/Kisumu Highway | adjacent to the shopping mall., Kisumu 40100, Kenya
  • Location: Africa  >  Kenya  >  Nyanza Province  >  Kisumu
There were two branches.One in Mega Plaza closed last Dec,this one is an open air restaurant with a seperate coffee shop.Its located in the Mega City compound which houses Nakumatt and other stores.

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