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About Thyme

| Corner of Peponi Road and Eldama Ravine Road, Nairobi 00800, Kenya
+254 721 850026
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Overview
  • Excellent39%
  • Very good43%
  • Average14%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (16 reviews)
“key lime pie” (6 reviews)
Closed Now
12:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m. Hours
CUISINES
African, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Service
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LOCATION
| Corner of Peponi Road and Eldama Ravine Road, Nairobi 00800, Kenya
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1 - 10 of 238 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago

The meal was really really good. The cocktails were generous on the alcohol and that made for an exciting evening. The atmosphere, the location, the setting, everything was just ideal for me to propose....and she said "Yes!"

1  Thank Kubai G
KristineGianna, Guest Relations Manager at About Thyme, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Congratulations, Kubai. You've picked the most romantic place in Nairobi to propose! Thank you for taking the time to also leave us a feedback. We look forward to welcoming you and wifey again soon. :)

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great ambience , quality food and lovely staff. Thursday’s they feature live jazz which is a pleasure for dining with friends or simply a romantic dinner with a loved one.

1  Thank Sarita H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Tucked away in the somewhat dark Eldama Ravine Road of Parklands, this restaurant is a very pleasant surprise. The ambience is great and the service is very good. Among the vegetarian starters, the Sesame Halloumi bites and the golden corn fritters are delicious. I personally...More

2  Thank Girija199
KristineGianna, Guest Relations Manager at About Thyme, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Girija199, Thank you for taking the time to leave us a feedback! We're happy to hear that you liked the food you ordered and you loved the place. See you again soon and hopefully it's sunny 😃 Best regards, About Thyme Management

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It is about time this place gets the recognition it deserves. It really is a very pleasant place with excellent food and a personal touch.

1  Thank Marc-MiddleEast
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Second "thyme" my wife and I were coming to dine at About Thyme. Thus time for lunch on a Sunday. We decided to sit out in the garden for a change. The meals were great as before, ordered some corn based fritters for starters, for...More

2  Thank Victor M
KristineGianna, Guest Relations Manager at About Thyme, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Victor, We're happy to hear that you liked our food; we continue to do our best to make our dishes one of the yummiest, if not the yummiest, in Nairobi and the whole Kenya. We do apologise for the part that we did not...More

Reviewed May 23, 2018

My wife and I celebrated our 6th wedding anniversary on Saturday, 5th May 2018 with dinner at About Thyme. Prior to the date, i took time to book for a white forest strawberry anniversary cake for the evening. The outside ambience and lighting was great...More

2  Thank Daniel J
KristineGianna, Guest Relations Manager at About Thyme, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Daniel J, Thank you for taking the time to leave us a feedback! We're happy to hear that you liked the food you ordered. See you again soon and hopefully it's sunny 😃 Best regards, About Thyme Management

Reviewed May 9, 2018

A good pal surprised me for Dinner. The location is great not to mention the ambience. It was Fantastic!! The attendants are keen to listen and pay attention to details. The food and service was excellent, would definitely recommend for a cozy, romantic candle lit...More

1  Thank Linda N
KristineGianna, Guest Relations Manager at About Thyme, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Linda, Thank you for taking the time to leave us a feedback! See you again soon and hopefully it's sunny 😃 Best regards, About Thyme Management

Reviewed May 3, 2018

Nice place with family and friends. Good food in relax mood with good ambience and nice service; though the vegetarian options are limited.More

Thank Deepesh J
KristineGianna, Guest Relations Manager at About Thyme, responded to this reviewResponded May 3, 2018

Dear Deepesh J, Thank you for taking the time to leave us a feedback! Thank you for taking the time to leave us a feedback. We look forward to welcoming you again soon - this time with more options on our current specials menu :-)...More

Reviewed April 8, 2018

I enjoyed the Food, It was worth the price. Very yumm, the ambience and decor is nice,and chilled. My dessert too was just mouth watering. They sang happy birthday to me which was a plus though it was very chilly at night and the food...More

1  Thank olivevivien8
KristineGianna, Guest Relations Manager at About Thyme, responded to this reviewResponded May 3, 2018

Dear Olivevivien8, Thank you for taking the time to leave us a feedback! We're happy to hear that you liked the food you ordered. See you again soon and hopefully it's sunny 😃 Best regards, About Thyme Management

Reviewed April 3, 2018 via mobile

We visited the restaurant during the Restaurant week after it had been recommended and I must say for us it was the best restaurant in Nairobi. The place is very nicely decorated in a green and relaxed surrounding. The food was superb, a great mixture...More

1  Thank schuppie
KristineGianna, Guest Relations Manager at About Thyme, responded to this reviewResponded May 3, 2018

Dear Schuppie, Thank you for taking the time to leave us a feedback! We're happy to hear that you liked the food you ordered. We look forward to welcoming you again soon. Regards, About Thyme

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mumbijane84
July 6, 2018|
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Response from KristineGianna | Property representative |
Hi. Pricing is very reasonable w/ large portions. You can check out more of the menu for July at their website with pricing included for your reference.
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roy o
May 11, 2017|
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Response from mssales | Property representative |
All the menus are on our website. Please click on the link in our profile or visit our Facebook page. We're currently hosting Nairobi Burger Fest through 14th May. We look forward to serving you.
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kokett20062001
March 8, 2017|
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Response from mssales | Property representative |
Hello, Price range depends on what you order. Kindly refer to our website (click on link in our profile) for access to all of our menus.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Private Dining, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Tuesday
12:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Wednesday
12:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Thursday
12:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Friday
12:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Saturday
12:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: | Corner of Peponi Road and Eldama Ravine Road, Nairobi 00800, Kenya
  • Location: Africa  >  Kenya  >  Nairobi
  • Phone Number: +254 721 850026
  • E-mail
Description
We offer indoor and outdoor dining. Outdoor dining options are aplenty, either on our terrace or 'Down Thyme' garden. If the weather is a bit chilly we offer jikos to warm you up, or dine inside next to our cosy fireplace.
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