Nairobi Free Gastronomic Tour

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Duration: 3 hours
Provided by Heels and Valise Tours
English  |  2:00 PM & 10:00 AM
Spanish  |  2:00 PM & 10:00 AM
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Overview of the tour in Nairobi

Discover the flavors of Kenya and traditional food on a gastronomic tour accompanied by a local guide. Visit different food shops, markets and restaurants where you can try the typical Kenyan food and better understand the culture, history and customs of the country. You will sample local dishes such as ugali, githeri, nyama choma, roast maize, samosa, pilau, chapati among others.

The first stopover will be at Home LunchRestaurant at Corner house. Sample a few dishes on the menu and a few stories surrounding the dishes. From there, we head to Ronalo Foods on Kimathi Street. Sample different dishes as a team and share your opinion of the dish. Afterward, the team will head to Coast Dishes that serves food from the Kenyan coast. This will be followed by a visit to various local eateries along the way, depending on the guide’s choice.

The tour concludes at Green Apple restaurant (or any other restaurant that will be agreed upon) with a final sampling of local dishes as well as a review of the food sampled during the day. The team will then head back to the original meeting point or disperse at will. Please note that the client has to buy the dishes that they will sample.

This activity includes:

  • Green Apple Restaurant
  • Restaurants
  • Chapati
  • Samosa
  • Ugali
  • Githeri
  • Ronalo Foods

Meeting point

City Walk Shoe Shop, Hilton Hotel

On arrival

The meeting point is at the City Walk Shoe Shop in the city center, opposite the Kencom Bus Station. It is on the junction of Simba street and City Hall Way.

Things to note

Please note that the dishes to be samples are not included in the itinerary so the clients pay for the meals that they order.
Please put on comfortable walking shoes.
Be sure to carry water to be hydrated during the tour.
Before taking pictures, please confirm if photography is allowed in that spot.
Please make sure that you have confirmed your tour before showing up for the tour.

Free Cancellation

You are free to cancel a booking anytime. We kindly remind you to cancel bookings you cannot arrive for. Being reported as absent decreases your customer level points and the benefits you can enjoy.

English  |  2:00 PM & 10:00 AM
Spanish  |  2:00 PM & 10:00 AM
from €0 Tip based
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