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Thai Chi Restaurant - The Stanley Hotel

Kenyatta Avenue & Kimathi Street, Nairobi, Kenya
+254 20 2757000
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good26%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
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“thai food” (40 reviews)
“duck” (11 reviews)
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Asian, Thai, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Kenyatta Avenue & Kimathi Street, Nairobi, Kenya
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We thoroughly enjoyed dinner at Thai Chi - beautiful Thai interiors and great food (the prawns and duck dishes). We spent over 2 weeks in Africa, having international and Asian (and African) dishes. Thai Chi is easily among our favourites.

Thank nguyenanhtuan
Reviewed 6 days ago

In the Sarova Stanley hotel. Excellently prepared Thai food in a lovely surrounding. Wait staff is very nice. All the dishes were well prepared. Said proper dress but jeans were okay.

Thank gcomorau
Reviewed 10 July 2017

A lovely place to dine and meet. The ambiance is out of this world. Small and cosy. The food was good and price fair.

Thank Timothy W
Reviewed 8 July 2017 via mobile

I have spent a year living in Thailand doing food research--I know my Thai cuisine. The family of chefs provides a wide selection of different sized Thai dishes, from som Tam, yum mamuang bplaa, pad grapow, and moo tord nam prik gra tiem. Gracious portions...More

1  Thank Noah W
Reviewed 1 July 2017 via mobile

Had the The papaya salad and Tom yum soup for starters - authentic taste undoubtedly ! The green curry was out of this world ! Will definitely come back !! To the chef 👍🏼👍🏼👍🏼👍🏼

Thank Murtaza A
Reviewed 26 June 2017 via mobile

Like the Stanley Hotel where it is located, the place reminds one an old officers club back than in Bangkok. Excellent service and good choice of old style Thay dishes. We sampled the menu, most of it was good, some was a bit boring compared...More

Thank Yaron G
Reviewed 31 May 2017

What a great fun dining experience. The food was excellent, but the desert was even better. The fried ice cream is a must have here. A little taken back by the 28% tax but overall it was a great meal. Loved the decor and table...More

Thank Robyn G
Reviewed 22 May 2017 via mobile

Simply mouth watering experience! Staff are super friendly and polite. I have three more days at this hotel and plan to eat here at least once a day! Service is fast but not rushed. Love the hot towels. Be sure to finish your meal with...More

Thank Shaun1958
Reviewed 14 May 2017 via mobile

Had their recommendation, duck with honey red wine sauce. It's $25 without any vegetables, little taste and wouldn't fill my stomach with steam rice. Had to order a side of vegetables which were very fresh but another $12. One person without drinks ended up with...More

Thank JuergenNagler
Reviewed 13 May 2017

I took mum there for Mother's Day. The staff gave us the red carpet treatment and presented mum with a beautiful gift - a set of coasters. The food was very good and the service impeccable. Thanks a lot for making Mother's Day a special...More

Thank rsamii
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Average prices
US$40 - US$50
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Valet Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 22:30
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19:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 14:30
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12:00 - 14:30
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12:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Kenyatta Avenue & Kimathi Street, Nairobi, Kenya
  • Location: Africa  >  Kenya  >  Nairobi
  • Phone Number: +254 20 2757000
A small piece of Thailand in Nairobi, Thai Chi has been awarded as the most authentic Thai restaurant in East Africa. With its traditional Thai decor and delectable Thai specialties prepared by experienced chefs from Thailand, Thai Chi is one of Nairobi's most elegant dining establishments.
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