Tag: food

Hallmark Holidays: Valentine’s Day

Oh the pressure of Hallmark Holidays. Valentine’s Day, Mother’s Day, Father’s Day, Easter, Christmas, Thanksgiving, New Year, the list is endless. Often it can feel lonely if you don’t conform to the celebratory norm wether you have a significant other or not. If you don’t have a significant other on Valentine’s […]

An eye-opening experience: Dining in the Dark || Gizani

Disclaimer: This post contains spoilers of the dining in the dark experience with Gizani. Thanks to EatOut Kenya, I had the opportunity to experience dining in the dark with Gizani at Sevens Restaurant at the Village Market. Gizani is Swahili for “in the dark” and is a new experiential concept in Nairobi inspired […]

Jiko || Jan. 25, 2015 7:30PM

January 25th was a good food day for me… At least so I thought. I went to Art Cafe for brunch and went to Jiko for dinner with my dad. My dad hadn’t tried out Nairobi Restaurant Week (NRW) yet and neither of us had been to Jiko so we were eager to try it out. I had high expectations for Jiko as it is a part of Tribe Hotel. Tribe is a high-end hotel that’s no stranger to big name politicians and celebrities such as Russell Peters and Akon. I imagined Jiko would be equally high-end in food, service, and overall experience.