Top ChoiceInternational in Kisumu

Green Garden Restaurant

Surrounded by colourful murals and potted palms, the Green Garden is an oasis of culinary delight set in an Italian-themed courtyard. As you would expect, it's an expat hotspot and the word is that the tilapia in...

Top ChoiceIndian in Eldoret

Sunjeel Palace

This formal, dark and spicy Indian restaurant serves superb, real-deal curries. Portion sizes are decent and if you mop up all the gravy with a freshly baked butter naan, you’ll be as satisfied as Ganesh himself.

Kenyan in Kitale

Iroko Boulevard Restaurant

It’s got style, it’s got glamour, it’s got big-city aspirations and it’s totally unexpected in Kitale. With cheap dishes and an old Morris car hanging from the ceiling, this is the most popular place to eat in...

Kenyan in Masai Mara National Reserve

Rex Restaurant

Just 400m from the Sekenani Gate, this casual roadside shack has a few tables out the back where they serve up breakfasts, home-baked bread, vegetables with rice or ugali (made from maize or cassava flour) and...

International in Eldoret

Will’s Pub & Restaurant

Looks and feels like an English pub, with similarly heavyweight food – steak and fried breakfasts – but it also produces a few African dishes of the ugali (made from maize or cassava flour) and beef-stew ilk. The...

International in Kisumu

The Laughing Buddha

The Laughing Buddha has a limited menu (made even more so by the fact that half the items probably won't be available) of pastas, pizzas and chips in dozens of different flavours, which will likely come as a...

Kenyan in Kericho

Litny’s Restaurant

Along with New Sunshine Hotel, this is regarded as one of the better restaurants in town, though in truth the fried chicken and chips here were no different to the fried chicken and chips we ate elsewhere.

Kenyan in Narok

Seasons Hotel

The Seasons Hotel has a good restaurant serving a lunch buffet (popular with passing tour buses) as well as spicy beef, chicken stew and a few vegetarian options.

Supermarket in Narok

Tuskys Supermarket

A large, well-stocked supermarket in Oltalet Mall on the way through town. Good for supplies or for takeaway meals from the deli and bakery.

Supermarket in Kakamega


Kakamega's best supermarket has plenty of supplies as well as ready-made foods (including yummy samosas) in the deli and bakery.