Posts filed under ‘Food’

2nd Edition of Koroga Festival feat. Baaba Maal from Senegal, Jun. 15 2014 @ Arboretum Gardens

Kuroga Festival
Date: Sunday June 15, 2014
Venue: Arboretum Gardens
Time: 12 noon to 7 pm
Tickets: Kshs 2000 at the Door. Entry is free for children under 12 years.

Performing artistes include Eric Wainaina, Aaron Rimbui, Chris Adwar and The Villagers.
Special guest Baaba Maal from Senegal.

June 14, 2014 at 12:52 pm 1 comment

2nd Nairobi Cultural Festival: Different Colours One People – Visit Emb. Of Mexico Stand, May 10 2014 @ National Museum

This will be the Second Nairobi Cultural Festival in which the following countries alongside Mexico will showcase their cultural expressions and sell typical food and drinks: Switzerland, Germany, Finland, Mexico, Indonesia, Thailand, Philippines, Japan, Botswana, Ethiopia, Somalia and Kenya.

There will also be a Children’s Corner, where for a small fee kids can have tattoos and face painting done, do their own paintings and play under supervision.

Date: Saturday May 10, 2014
Venue: National Museum Grounds
The event starts at 10 am and goes up to 5 pm.
Entrance is free.

Day of Cultural Expression is organised by the Research Institute of Swahili Studies of Eastern Africa (RISSEA) that is part of the National Museums of Kenya.

May 7, 2014 at 9:08 am 2 comments

Windsor Cultural Weekend – African Night, Mar. 7-9 2014 @ Windsor Golf & Country Club

Dates: March 7-9, 2014
Venue: Windsor Golf & Country Club

Entertainment by Juma Tutu & the Band

February 27, 2014 at 8:38 am Leave a comment

Wine & Dine: Bring Your Own Wine Mondays, Every Monday @ Brew Bistro and Lounge

Introducing “Bring Your Own Wine” Monday’s a partnership between Brew Bistro and Lounge and the Wine Shop.

Choose from over 150 different types of wine, both old world and new world, from all over the globe on display at The Wine Shop.

Enjoy dinner and Bring Your Own Wine (from The Wine Shop) on Monday nights with NO corkage fee upstairs at Brew Bistro and Lounge. From 5pm to 10 pm.

For Bookings Call the Brew Bistro team on: 0731 006 068 or 0719 648 138 or email

Minimum spend of Kshs 1000 on either drinks or food, for the non corkage to be applicable.

February 6, 2014 at 9:33 am Leave a comment

[Updated] Nairobi Restaurant Week 2014, Jan. 30 – Feb. 12 2014 @ Participating Restaurants

Nairobi Resturant Week
20 restaurants have extend #NRW2014 until February 12, 2014 due to overwhelming demand.The complete list of 20 restaurants can be found on the #NRW2014 website

New Dates: January 30 – February 6, 2014 Until February 12, 2014
Venue: 50 participating restaurants across the city
Cost: Menus priced from Kshs 1250 or Kshs 1750 (inclusive of taxes)

Full list of restaurants participating in #NRW2014 can be accessed here


January 31, 2014 at 12:13 pm Leave a comment

The World Gourmet Society Festival, Jan. 20-Feb. 20 2014 @ Brew Bistro and Lounge

World Gourmet Society Festival
Brew Bistro and Lounge is proud to announce that they are part of the World Gourmet Society Food Festival that kicked off around the world on January 20 until February 20, 2014.

World Gourmet Society Festival is an international food festival, and Brew Bistro features among 20 of the finest restaurants around the world that have been selected to be part of the festival, and the only restaurant in Africa.

The menu is kshs 3900 without wine pairing and kshs 5900 with wine pairing.

January 23, 2014 at 2:29 pm Leave a comment

A Taste of France in the City with Michellin starred Chef Arnuad Faye, Jan. 22-25 2014 @ Serena Nairobi

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Get a taste of France in Nairobi with Michellin starred Chef Arnuad Faye from Auberge Du Jeu de Paume, Chantilly.

Dates: January 22-25, 2014
Venue: Mandhari Restaurant, Nairobi Serena

Reservations: +254 (20) 2822000 / 464 or

Read more on Chef Arnuad Faye here

January 14, 2014 at 1:47 pm Leave a comment

Out of Town: Kenya at 50 Jamhuri Day Special, Dec. 12 2013 @ Pepeo Gardens, Whitesands – Mombasa

Jamuhuri Day Special

December 11, 2013 at 9:29 am Leave a comment

Out of Town: 13th Edition of Lamu Cultural Festival, Nov. 21-24 2013 @ Lamu

Lamu County
The Lamu Cultural Promotion Group is proud to present the 13th edition of the annual Lamu Cultural Festival.

Dates: November 21-24, 2013
Venue: Lamu County

For those planning to make reservations this might help:

The Festival continues to promote a World Heritage Site that constitutes the common heritage of humanity, and share its distinct Swahili traditions with the world.

Know Lamu
Read wolfganghthome blog

For more information contact Lamu Cultural Promotion Group on Tel. 0722 476219 / 0733 660216 or Email:

November 18, 2013 at 11:38 am Leave a comment

October Women’s Festival, Nov. 2 2013 @ Karura Forest – Limuru Rd

womens festival

October 29, 2013 at 9:18 am Leave a comment

Nairobi Fashion Market, Oct. 26-27 2013 @ Ngong Racecourse

Dates: October 26-27, 2013
Venue: Ngong Racecourse
Time: 9 am – 8 pm & 10 am to 6 pm respectively
Tickets: Kshs 400 at the Gate

Live entertainment by: Electrique Djs and The Beat Parade Band

Fashion shows by: Zaramu Designs, CurvyCurves, Sheena_C, Afrostreet Kollektions, New York Designers Window, Lale Designs, Neema, Afrostreet Kollections by Melanie and Kenyalli Wear.

With so much to see and so much to buy, the VI th Edition is hosting over 100 purveyors of the fashion and lifestyle industry, all coming together to promote, market and sell their brands to YOU!

Come ready to stock up your wardrobe and your home for the season. Clothes, jewellery, accessories, skin and hair products, nail products, interiors, decor, kids apparel,toys, holidays, music and even books.

Come see what’s trending in the market. A colorful versatile collection of products and accessories from all over the world, certainly catering to every taste and style.

October 15, 2013 at 12:23 pm 1 comment

Wine & Dine: Dalla Cia Food & Wine Dinner, Oct. 5 & 6 2013 @ Sankara Nairobi

Wine & Dine at Sankara
Sankara Nairobi is hosting two nights of food and wine on the 4th and 5th of October.

The wine is by award winning Dalla Cia wines, and the menu by Executive Chef Gaetano.

Prior reservations required.

October 3, 2013 at 2:17 pm Leave a comment

Out Door Festivity: Brew Bistro’s October Fest 2013, Sep. 20-22 2013 @ Impala Grounds – Ngong Road

Opening Date: September 20, 2013 at 5 pm
Traditional Tapping of the Keg: 7 pm
Tickets: Kshs 2000 season pass ǀ Kshs 1000 day pass

Date: September 20-22, 2013
Venue: Impala Grounds
Happy Hour: from 5-7 pm at the Brew Bistro & Lounge Tent
Tickets: Kshs 2000 season pass ǀ Kshs 1000 day pass


Party for a worthy cause!
A percentage of OktoberFest 2013 ticket sales will go towards the ACV Scholarship fund.
Read more about the scholarship fund here

September 18, 2013 at 8:04 pm 1 comment

OktoberFest 2013: 3 Day Beer Festival in Nairobi, Sept. 20-22 2013 @ Impala Grounds

October Fest
Dates: September 20-22, 2013
Venue: Impala Grounds
Tickets: Kshs 2000 Season Pass and Kshs 1000 daily pass

Artists Performing: A great line up which includes Peter Miles, Eric Wainaina, Kidum, DJ Spin Easy, DJ Crème de la crème, DJ Protégé among many other prominent acts

Beers: 9 brews on tap, including the Hefewizen, Krystal wizen, Oktoberfest and Marzen brews, brewed by Big Five Breweries.

For more info visit

OctoberFest kenya. Giving the Germans a run on their tradition!

September 6, 2013 at 3:32 pm 5 comments

Dine & Wine: Menu Pairing by South Africa Exe. Chef Gaetano Sgroi, Aug. 2-3 2013 @ Sankara Nairobi

SA wine pairing
Take a culinary tour through the vineyards of South Africa with a menu pairing by Executive Chef Gaetano Sgroi.

Dates: August 2-3, 2013
Venue: Sankara Nairobi
Cost: Kshs 5,500 PP
Reservations: +254 20 4208000, 0703 028 000 or

Chef Gaetano Sgroi Reviews

Sgroi is a man whose culinary flair and gastronomic inventiveness helps seduce your palate – Art Link S.A

Featuring the award winning Dalla Cia wines exclusive to Sankara Nairobi

July 31, 2013 at 1:52 pm Leave a comment

Cultural Diplomacy: Brazilian Cultural Week, Until Jul. 27 2013 @ Safari Park Hotel & Casino

Brazilian Cultural Week Nairobi
Find more info on the Embassy of Brazil in Nairobi Facebook Page

July 25, 2013 at 10:52 am Leave a comment

Japanese Week: Guest Chef Michelin-Starred Masanori Tomikawa, Jul. 24 – 27 2013 @ Nairobi Serena Hotel

Japanese week at Serena
Dates: July 24-27, 2013
Venue: Nairobi Serena Hotel
Reservations: +254 020 2822452/464 or

Download JAPANESE WEEK 24-27 JULY 2013 poster [pdf]

July 22, 2013 at 8:22 pm Leave a comment

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