Photo courtesy of Talisman Restaurant
High-end dining in Nairobi at Talisman
A high-end gastropub set in the green suburb of Karen, Talisman serves some of the best food in Nairobi. The ginger teriyaki tofu, in particular, is delicious, and the menu offers a wide variety to tempt all kinds of palates. Talisman is great for romantic dinners, especially those enjoyed in the pretty gardens lit by coal fire pits, lanterns, and candles. Be sure to book ahead—and note that the restaurant has a calendar of live music and events, so call in advance to see what’s on. An Escape Room experience just opened next door, so a perfect evening could mean a daring breakout followed by a candlelit meal.
By Harriet Constable, AFAR Local Expert
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320 Ngong Rd, Nairobi, Kenya
+254 705 999997
Sun 9am - 9pm
Tue - Sat 8am - 10pm