Looking for a local eatery spot? Discover Mama Oliech Restaurant, eat, learn & the Kenyan true culture and ambience.
Mama Oliech Restaurant has had the honour of hosting former US President Barack Obama earlier this year. He stopped by to try their world-famous local ugali (cornmeal porridge) and tilapia, a delicacy from his father’s hometown roots. Mama Oliech restaurant has grown into one of Nairobi’s hidden gems for locals craving cheap local delicacies. It’s a must-visit for fresh-fish lovers.
Love getting the authentic meal when travelling? You will have the simple and still very lovely section where you eat with your hands. I ordered the fried tilapia and it was crunchy and delicious! We had that with the brown ugali plus some child sauce which was absolutely yummy.