River Cafe Kenya

As al fresco restaurants, the River Cafés are well known for their all-day breakfast and brunch menus, incorporating items that take advantage of locally available, fresh produce.


These medium-sized restaurants (within 100m of each other) are unique and refreshing – and are popular for their food and family-friendly environment. Occasionally, The River Cafés hosts live jazz bands, and are the original home to the Organic Farmer’s Market run by the Kenya Association of Organic Farmers. The proximity of the River Café UN to Runda estate, the United Nations offices, the U.S. Embassy and the Canadian High Commission, complemented by its setting, makes for international and local clientele

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