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Rolf's Place

Maasai Lodge Road, Nairobi 00200, Kenya
+254 20 2022272
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Overview
  • Excellent25%
  • Very good28%
  • Average18%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible17%
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“beef” (3 reviews)
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CUISINES
Italian, International, European
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
Maasai Lodge Road, Nairobi 00200, Kenya
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11 - 20 of 144 reviews

Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

I went to Rolf's on account of the famous bridge entrance. This is a beautiful sight to behold, as you enter the establishment. The hotel itself sits on a sort of rocky gorge that offers spectacular views. There is an option of sitting on the...More

Thank grace_den_dulk
Reviewed 16 July 2017 via mobile

You park your car and then taking a swinging suspension bridge across a deep gorge, over to Rolf's Place restaurant. We got there early and got a nice table overlooking the river gorge. Two lovely soups, one Zanzibari seafood, and one cold avocado. Lunch was...More

Thank Adventures_travel123
Reviewed 1 May 2017

It's beautiful. End of. Unfortunately everything other than what it looks like is pretty terrible. The service is bad, slow and you feel like you're being a burden every single time you ask for anything! You need the patience of a saint to have lunch...More

3  Thank Louby2000
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Rolfs place is a wonderful place, the magnificent views, the over hanging bridge, the valley, all these come together to give the place tranquil, picturesque, beautiful setting for a weekend outing. Service could be better, food can be improved on and swimming pool management can...More

Thank Mark O
Reviewed 3 January 2017 via mobile

I love going to Rolf's with friends and family after a visit to Kitengela Glass. In the past the food had been good but had always taken a lot of time. I expected this so it was ok. On the most recent visit I called...More

1  Thank Afine32889
Reviewed 15 December 2016

First off, it looks like it has been built on a cliff. I love the architecture. Then, there is the hanging bridge which gives a breathtaking view and the restaurant which has good and remarkably affordable meals. My friend and I had a great view...More

Thank Alyce G
Reviewed 13 December 2016

The view is magnificent. The hanging bride one and only. And that is almost all. Food is tasty, but be careful what you order. If you order Veal, unless you ask, they will not tell you through the menu that includes pork also. Service is...More

3  Thank Dragan D
Reviewed 11 December 2016 via mobile

On a public holiday you'd imagine that there would be ready for a busy day. Instead only 2 waiters were working - and the service was slow and grumpy. We ordered 2 sides of chicken wings which instead of being grilled or fried, where stewed...More

Thank Christine M
Reviewed 10 October 2016

The location is spectacular with the outdoor dining tables literally situated over a small gorge and the suspension bridge from the parking lot that leads you to the hotel and restaurant was fun to cross. We were seated right away and give our menus, embossed...More

1  Thank Alicia M
Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

It's a bit of a drive to get there on a dodgy road and through a neglected part of the city. Once there, the lodge looks impressive and we were greeted by a Masai in dress. I thought the team were polite and helpful. I'm...More

Thank Ben C
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$15
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Romantic, View, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Maasai Lodge Road, Nairobi 00200, Kenya
  • Location: Africa  >  Kenya  >  Nairobi
  • Phone Number: +254 20 2022272
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