Corporate dining, aptly named for the wheeling and dealing that goes on in a formal dining environment has become an integral measuring tool to gauge and seal prospective work relationships. With the new year underway and a fresh corporate climate to look forward to, all modes of wining and dining clients are on the table. These occasions are usually formal and the nature and settings of these meetings need to be just right. Bad service and bland food can easily put off prospective clients and deter from you and your company getting a lucrative contract. Establishments that exude elegance and sophistication where good food, service and ambience are the holy trinity of an up-scale dining experience can bolster your company’s standing and set it apart from competitors. Nairobi has a range of restaurants armed with a team of experienced and expert service industry boffins to ensure your corporate dining needs are met and your clients well looked after. So if you are looking to impress a new client, iron out some details outside the office or celebrate a business deal or a conclusion of these restaurants are the pick of the litter.
WWW Shop & Bar the latest and ultimate in wine bar concept in the city situated at the extension of The Junction Mall oozes sophistication. The selection of wines and spirits from all around the world also includes over 30 Malt whiskies guaranteed to impress high-powered businessmen. Their Wizard room which usually hosts wine tasting events can comfortably accommodate twelve people in a classroom-like setting, and up to sixteen, in boardroom style. It can be booked for private events or conferences. Their unrivalled wine and spirit collection makes for great food pairings with their cold cut platters, imported cheese platters as well as a selection of smoked fish expertly prepared by their skilled chef.
Blanco’s Lounge and Grill. Blanco’s provides the perfect blend of the best in Kenyan hospitality, excellent wine and simply good food. The décor is vibrant with warm colours and showcasing the talents of upcoming local designers as well as renowned Kenyan artist, Kioko Mwitiki. Blanco’s unique menu will take you on a culinary journey through Kenya’s past while tantalizing you with the promise of the future to come. Set in the Kilimani area it is well buffeted from the jostling pace of the CBD, enabling you to get on with the business at hand.
Artisan’s global cuisine evokes artistry and craftsmanship. Each dish reveals the chef’s personal touch. Their philosophy revolves around fresh, seasonal and organic produce served in an authentic yet contemporary way. Designed to reflect a relaxed yet sophisticated atmosphere, distinctive spaces offer interaction as well as intimacy from the pleasant outdoor terrace to the private dining room. Their private dining room located I the corner of the hotel hosts up to 25 people. A popular spot for high powered official meetings and perfect for business pitches.
Jiko the newest addition to Tribe holds true to the glamorous yet sophisticated feel of the hotel while maintaining the warmth and personality of Kenya. Its contemporary international cuisine focuses on carefully grown fresh ingredients and specially sourced international imports. Jiko’s exclusive wine list highlights some of the finest selections of wines to perfectly compliment the flavours of Jiko.
Double Dragon has a blend of modern and classic Chinese interior with an alfresco area. The restaurant is large and spacious with 5 private dinning rooms. They offer a range of authentic Chinese dishes and Nairobi Chinese favourites. A top place for business lunches ideally situated at the Junction Mall, this restaurant never fails to impress with its conference facilities and private rooms it is perfect for events and meetings.
Established in 1978, Tin Tin Restaurant has earned itself an enviable reputation among food connoisseurs around Kenya. Situated at the heart of Nairobi’s Central Business District the restaurant is ideally situated to cater to the city’s corporate crowd. The sumptuous menu represents years of hard-earned experience and dedication to quality. Considering it’s location and size, this is a perfect venue for large corporate events and product launches.
Bamboo restaurant set in Zen Garden’s two and a half acres of well manicured and tranquil lawns is a fine dining restaurant offering fusion cuisine. Customers can enjoy a combination of Chinese, Thai and Japanese cuisine, set in an elegant sophisticated atmosphere. The Bamboo Room, adjacent to the main restaurant comfortably sits up to 18 people, who can experience the wonders of the fusion menu and wine list in this private retreat ideal for hashing out deals without interruption.