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Java House

Argwings Kodhek Road | Arwings Kodhek and Ring Rd Kilimani, Nairobi, Kenya
+254 714 606724
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Overview
  • Excellent31%
  • Very good51%
  • Average13%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“carrot cake” (14 reviews)
“salad” (47 reviews)
“wraps” (13 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 AM - 11:59 PMAll hours
CUISINES
American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
Argwings Kodhek Road | Arwings Kodhek and Ring Rd Kilimani, Nairobi, Kenya
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Reviewed 10 October 2017 via mobile

Had a good experience at the yaya java. Served by Hulda, who went ahead to explain that it was java love month, so we got love heart cookies with our coffee. Had the Thai chicken salad which was yummy. My friend had pork and fries...More

Thank Kenyana9
JavaGuestService, Guest Relations Manager at Java House, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Happy Guest, Thanks for taking the time to review your experience with us and we're glad to hear that you enjoyed yourselves. We believe that team work makes the dream work and we're glad that Hulda and the team at our Yaya branch did...More

Reviewed 4 October 2017

Taste fine "export-quality" Kenyan coffee. The chain is known for its variety of Kenyan coffees and teas, home baked bread, Mexican cuisine, and free wireless internet access!

Thank hikwam
JavaGuestService, Guest Relations Manager at Java House, responded to this reviewResponded 9 October 2017

Dear Happy Guest, Thanks for taking the time to review and recommend us to other travellers. We appreciate you! :)

Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

The food quality at Java seems to be going down by the day. Have been to a couple of different branches and find that the food lacks taste and is no longer like it used to be. It seems like the quality control is suffering...More

Thank Rahilaben
JavaGuestService, Guest Relations Manager at Java House, responded to this reviewResponded 9 October 2017

Dear Guest, Thanks for taking the time to review your experience with us. Our sincere apologies for the experiences at our different branches and you have our word that we'll address the issue across the board to ensure that we still give our guests quality...More

Reviewed 3 October 2017

Java House is a pretty notable chain in Nairobi. Good for visitors and expats craving something other than the usual Kenya fare. Tex-Mex plates such as enchiladas, burritos, etc. are quite tasty. Also really good coffee, fast service. Good meeting spot although they also do...More

Thank Ben_E_Phillips
JavaGuestService, Guest Relations Manager at Java House, responded to this reviewResponded 9 October 2017

Dear Ben, Thanks for taking the time to review and recommend us to other travellers. We appreciate you and hope your next visit is around the corner ;) Take care!

Reviewed 3 October 2017

Easily accessible, serene with both an open air section and an indoors one. conveniently located close to a supermarket and other stores. Service was great and so was the coffee too. The guy who served us had an air of awesomeness around him that added...More

Thank Antonio A
JavaGuestService, Guest Relations Manager at Java House, responded to this reviewResponded 9 October 2017

Dear Antonio, Thanks for taking the time to review your experience with us and for recommending us to other travellers. We're glad to hear that you enjoyed our coffee, services and we are sure our team enjoyed attending to you as much as you enjoyed...More

Reviewed 27 September 2017 via mobile

Seems like a safe option but actually you are a sitting duck for thieves and no security is ever going to come to your rescue

Thank Sarah B
JavaGuestService, Guest Relations Manager at Java House, responded to this reviewResponded 5 October 2017

Dear Sarah, Thanks for taking the time to review your experience with us. If possible kindly email us more details regarding your sentiments at guest.relations@javahouseafrica.com. We'll appreciate the feedback.

Reviewed 26 September 2017 via mobile

Ate twice in this place. How much I liked the halloumi wrap. Easy place. Don't have to book and not very expensive for good wraps and chips

Thank Hojijones
JavaGuestService, Guest Relations Manager at Java House, responded to this reviewResponded 5 October 2017

Dear Guest, Thanks for taking the time to review your experience with us and we're glad to hear that you enjoy our food and services :) Come back soon for more amazing wraps!

Reviewed 25 September 2017 via mobile

My goodness! I just discovered the "concoction ". Lemon, ginger and honey hot soothing drink. Have meals still remain fresh. Depending on which one you go to, service may be a bit slow.More

Thank Inaingo O
JavaGuestService, Guest Relations Manager at Java House, responded to this reviewResponded 5 October 2017

Dear Inaingo, Thanks for taking the time to review and recommend us to other travellers. We appreciate feedback as it will help us improve and we'll keep addressing the issue of speed across our branches in order to serve our guests better/faster. The 'concoction' is...More

Reviewed 24 September 2017 via mobile

Java House have a number of outlets across Nairobi, starting at the airport. My latest visit was to the one at the Junction Mall. But menu and ambience is the same at all their places. The menu is tailored to attract American/Western clients, but has...More

Thank Jan-Erik N
JavaGuestService, Guest Relations Manager at Java House, responded to this reviewResponded 5 October 2017

Dear Guest, Thanks for taking the time to review and recommend us to other travellers. We appreciate you! Take care :)

Reviewed 19 September 2017 via mobile

Most Java Houses are similar and the one at the Galleria mall was pretty good overall. The food and drinks were a bit slow to come out but overall the food was good.More

Thank MeredithandJoe
JavaGuestService, Guest Relations Manager at Java House, responded to this reviewResponded 5 October 2017

Dear Meredith and Joe :) Thanks for taking the time to review your experience with us and for recommending us to other travellers. We appreciate feedback as it will help us improve and we'll definitely address the issue of speed at our Galleria and other...More

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jacksongitau8
13 June 2017|
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Response from Martin M | Reviewed this property |
Hi. Their head office is on Waiyaki Way at ABC Place. You can go there or call them on +254(20)3504468 and find out. All the best.
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CMM221
4 March 2016|
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Response from Phil H | Reviewed this property |
You probably hit Java house at a bad time. While I agree about the bland, it has always been like that, since the original Java House opened.
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CMM221
3 March 2016|
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Response from CMM221 | Reviewed this property |
Java -junction ,Java -yaya centre ,Java -UHMC,Java -KMA center,Java -koinange street.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
Monday
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
Tuesday
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
Wednesday
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
Thursday
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
Friday
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
Saturday
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Argwings Kodhek Road | Arwings Kodhek and Ring Rd Kilimani, Nairobi, Kenya
  • Location: Africa  >  Kenya  >  Nairobi
  • Phone Number: +254 714 606724
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