Restaurants in Kenya

Garden courtyard offering pastries, vegetable samosas, small snacks, and daily seafood specials.

Nairobi hangout for lunch or dinner, with an Asian-inflected menu and great seafood. The restaurant serves dishes such as roast duck with wild rice and bok choy. Coming soon: a 40-room Talisman hotel.

Mama Fatuma's unpretentious café offers red snapper in tandoori sauce, fantastic lime pickle, and biryani (usually reserved for special occasions in Swahili households).

A floating grill bar moored off Manda Beach with great sunset views. Reachable by its own private launch.