After working eight or more straight hours, the day ends and your body and mind succumb to feelings of exhaustion and fatigue and all you can think of is a nice cold drink going down your throat, quenching your thirst and taking the memory of how tired you are away. If you often find yourself in this situation and what follows is scratching your head wondering where you can go to unwind and forget the day you just had, scratch no more.
Here’s a list of the best places to relax your mind, have some fun and wash the fatigue down.
Located at the Dusit D2 hotel, Zing does not disappoint when it comes to giving revelers a good time. From the moment you walk in, the ambiance will give you a warm welcome. Pop in at Zing for a chance to enjoy their spectacularly designed central bar, their different settings such as the bistro style front terrace and a private, cozy rear terrace. Dance the night away to smashing DJ mixes as you sip on their variety of drinks which feature classic cocktails, champagne and their signature concoctions.
This Japanese/Korean restaurant with over ten years experience is the go-to place whenever you want state of the art food to accompany your drinks. I mean their chef happens to be among the very few licensed chefs in Japanese food in Kenya. It therefore goes without saying that their dishes are indeed mouth-watering and so much more. If you are a fan of Karaoke, you should be a regular at Tokyo. Sing your heart out and let go of all the tension and the stress resulting from your busy life. Guess what they even have Malaysian, Chinese and Korean songs.
Located along Mombasa road, this hotel is home to two restaurants you can go to, the Waterhole bar and the Big Five. Having drinks in this location makes you feel like you are floating in tranquility having a blast in the wild. Experience the uniqueness of the ambiance these restaurants have to offer and enjoy the breath taking view of the national park while you’re at it. Sip on their chilled drinks as you watch the sun set over the Ngong Hills and toast to a good night with your friends.
Known for their wide selection of both old and new wines from across the globe, the Wine Shop guarantees you a great experience. Not only do they serve wine but you also get to sample on their delicious pastries which are expertly prepared to suit you sweet tooth cravings. Head down to Ngong Road’s Piedmont plaza for a chance to sip on authentic wines.
Get to enjoy the chic and cozy setting this wine bar and restaurant has to offer at Fairmont the Norfolk Hotel. Unwind and watch the sun go down at their elegantly designed patio overlooking the courtyard with its manicured gardens. The tranquility in this place is just enough for you to wish time would stand still so you could enjoy the experience a while longer. At Cin Cin, you get to sample on their impressive wines and spirits selection which feature a wide range of international labels. You can also go to their most recent addition, The Champagne Bar which offers the bottomless Moet & Chandon everyday. If you wish to accompany your fine wine with dinner, you can also choose from their delectable menu.
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