12 Best Spots for Sunday Brunch in Nairobi
Nairobi is a city thriving with eclectic places for Sunday Brunch guaranteed to please. Whether in the mood for somewhere quiet to relax alone or a place rustic and bustling to entertain company, Nairobi has something to offer.
Here is a list of ten of many worthy destinations in Nairobi for your Sunday Brunch.
Wasp + Sprout is cool and industrial peppered with Kenyan art, local furniture and African prints. Whether in the mood for savory or sweet, you’ll be able to find your item on the menu.
Located: Old Loresho Shopping Centre, Loresho Rd, Nairobi
What’s offered: The menu includes coffees, teas, and specialty brunch drinks like Bloody Mary, sangria and mimosas. Also available, variations on eggs benedict, quiche and salad, and restaurant specialties like ricotta pancakes, deconstructed parfait, and the sprout omelette. With an organic food product store next door, there’s no reason not to stop by.
Price: Drinks average anywhere from 120 to 600 ksh while food goes between 400 and 990 ksh.
Hours: 8am – 2pm
Located: Chiromo Rd in Westlands
What’s offered: At Villa Rosa the star is the menu comprised of Italian delicacies such as an extensive antipasto buffet, a live pasta station, nyama choma and dessert.
Price: per adult person is 3,800 ksh, children 6 – 12 years of age 1,900, while children 6 and under eat free.
Hours: 12:30 – 5pm
3. About Thyme
About Thyme has an imaginative menu of dishes from around the world. In a secluded area of Westlands, dining can be enjoyed in a peaceful setting.
Located: Eldama Ravine Rd.
What’s offered: Thyme also includes a wide range of vegetarian dishes. Aside from cocktails and omelettes, the About Thyme menu includes crepes, pancakes, and their signature About Thyme Big Breakfast Fry Up comprised of items like fried eggs, bacon, Irish potato cake and rustic toast.
Price: Drinks 700 – 900 ksh, food 600 – 1,350 ksh
Hours: 10am – 3pm
This is a perfect all day brunch destination.
Located: Zen Garden, Spring Valley
What’s offered: From 8am-7pm brunch favorites are offered such as fruit salads, waffles, croissants, eggs, bacon and sausage.
Price: 600 – 1,050 ksh
Hours: 8am – 10:30pm
5. Urban Eatery
Urban Eatery is a great place for any meal of the day, though it has a pretty impressive brunch menu.
Located: ground floor PWC, Delta Towers, Westlands
What’s offered: In the breakfast menu Urban offers quiche, florentine breakfast and waffles. It’s more savory items like broccoli and potato soup and lemon and garlic prawns just may tempt you to stay for lunch or dinner.
Price: Cocktails range from 650 to 750 ksh while breakfast items average 450 to 920 ksh.
Hours: 7am – 11pm
6. Nook Cafe
Nook Cafe is known as the small place that serves big. Utilizing fresh, organic ingredients, Nook showcases a different cuisine weekly.
Located: Akamba Court off Woodlands Lane
What’s offered: During Jamaican week they showcased jerk chicken and curry goat. For Thai week they made vegetable red curry and pan fried red snapper. Nook is known to change their style frequently and well.
Prices: Dishes range from 700 to 1,000 ksh while desserts average 450 ksh.
Hours: 9am – 4pm
Being that Erroll is located in Runda, most may expect that prices are unaffordable. Surprisingly, this gourmet restaurant is relatively friendly to the wallet.
Located: Runda, 89 Ruaka Rd
What’s offered: roast beef with caramelized onions, chargrilled beef on a potato bun with mayonnaise and Bloody Mary ketchup, and grilled halloumi, avocado, black olive, red pepper and tomato.
Price: 600 – 1,500 ksh
Hours: 7am – 12am
8. Brioche Cafe
Located: Watermark Business Park, on Ndege Rd
What’s offered: Offering a French inspired “cafe fusion” cuisine, Brioche offers quality cocktails, pastries and exciting dining atmosphere.
Price: moderate to high.
Hours: 7am – 6pm
Artcaffe is convenient with various branches to choose from.
Located: Ground floor of the Oval, Westgate Mall Westlands
What’s offered: With its international cuisine, you can find cakes, pastries, sandwiches, pizza and pasta all in one stop.
Price: You can order remaining under 1500 ksh.
Hours: 7am – 12am
10. Brew Bistro
Located: Piedmont Plaza, 671 Ngong Rd
What’s offered: Brew Bistro offers a range of comfort food. Bistro sets themselves apart in the fact that they brew their own beer. During brunch hours they offer their special of two for one mimosas.
Price: Main courses range from 1100 to 3500 ksh.
Hours: 11am – 4pm
11. Pan Asian Yao
Located: UN Avenue, Kitisuru
What’s offered: Pan Asian Yao offers sushi and other seafood standard of Pan Asian cuisine, but also duck, turkey and extensive dim sum options. Pan Asian Yao also offers many selections for dessert including marshmallows, chocolate, cake and ice cream. Price: Dining during brunch will cost between 2,200 and 3,000 ksh including cocktails and wine.
Hours: 11am – 10pm
Located: Woodland Grove
What’s offered: Sankara offers a variety of food from their four signature restaurants, free flow Prosecco, live music, buffets and even sushi.
Price: With something to offer for everyone in the group, a full meal will cost approximately 4,500 ksh, 3,500 without alcohol.
Hours: 12:30 – 5pm
What is your favourite place to go for brunch?
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