Here is a list of the best dessert places in Nairobi. Nairobi is a fun-filled city and a haven of dessert spots that offer mouth-watering cakes, milkshakes, ice cream, cookies, puddings, confections, pastries, gelato, gelatin pies, and many more.
Ice cream is a sweetened frozen food typically eaten as a snack or dessert. It may be made from dairy milk or cream and is flavored with a sweetener, either sugar or an alternative, and spice, such as cocoa or vanilla, or with fruit, such as strawberries or peaches. Nairobi’s reasonably priced ice cream shops will satisfy your sweet taste. Whether you’re searching for a fast treat or an affordable ice cream date, consider visiting one of these fantastic ice cream shops the next time you’re in Nairobi to treat yourself to a tasty and reasonably-priced frozen dessert.
List Of Best Dessert Places In Nairobi
1. Creamy Inn
The Creamy Inn offers a wide range of flavors, including traditional favorites like strawberry and chocolate as well as unique flavors like avocado and ginger. Prices are also very reasonable, with a single scoop costing around Ksh 30. With so many outlets and home delivery options, it stands out as one of the best ice cream places in Nairobi.
Contact: 0711 653 717
2. Fior Di Latte
Fior De Latte is located in the plush suburb of Lavington. This is a true farm-to-table experience. They have a farm in a different posh suburb, which supplies them with all their raw materials. They have specialized in gelato production in true Italian style (which is amazing, by the way) using the fruits of the season. Besides gelato, they also have an assortment of sorbets and gelato cakes. Yum! If you are in the mood for a pint, their frozen cocktails—mojito, piña colada, passiontini, and old-fashioned—will do the trick.
Location: Lavington, Green Mall, Nairobi
Contact: +254 710 288 004
3. Cold Stone Creamery
If you’re looking for a more upscale ice cream experience, check out Cold Stone. This store sells premium ice cream that is created with top-notch ingredients. Vanilla and chocolate are two of the many varieties that Cold Stone offers, along with more sophisticated flavors. Prices are somewhat more expensive than the other options but are still pretty reasonable, with their least expensive option costing about Ksh 350.
Cold Stone not only offers an amazing ice cream experience, but you can also indulge in one of the best ice cream cakes anywhere in the city. Searching for the best ice cream places in Nairobi? You should make a date with a cold stone. They have branches at the Junction Mall, Village Market, Capital Centre, Sarit Centre, Fortis Tower, Galleria Mall, TRM, The Hub Karen, and Yaya Centre.
Contacts: 0715 736 286, 0701 149 878, 0730 165 010
4. Planet Yogurt
Planet Yogurt is the pioneer and the only shop that specializes in frozen yogurt, a healthy dessert treat. All their yogurts are natural, with fresh fruit toppings. They already have more than 20 yogurt flavors, and more are in the pipeline to keep their customers coming back for more. Some of their fruit toppings are unique to them. Their shops are found in the Village Market, the Junction Shopping Centre, and Galleria Mall.
Contacts: 0706 171 150, 0715 526 722
5. Tiramisu Bakery
A meal is not complete without a tiramisu dessert. Whether you are accustomed to the exquisite Italian taste or not, Tiramisu desserts will deliver a little piece of Italy into your mouth, from trifles, tarts, and macaroons to a host of creative cakes. The shops are conveniently located in plush suburbia. All this greatness can be savored at any of their shops in ABC Place, Garden City, The Village Market, and The Hub, Karen.
Location: Village Market
Contact: 0748 027 315
6. Suite 101 at Tribe
Indulgence is an understatement when describing the experience at Suite 101. First, it is located inside the Tribe Hotel; the ambiance alone is enchanting enough. The smooth, sweet taste of homemade Italian ice cream, gourmet chocolate, or any of the custom and novelty cakes melting in your mouth crowns it. For a richer taste, try any of their freshly baked pastries.
Location: Limuru Rd., Nairobi
Contact: +254 20 720 0000
7. Yolo Ice Cream
One of the most popular ice cream places in Nairobi is Yolo Ice Cream. They serve a variety of flavors, from classic vanilla and chocolate to more exotic options. The Kiosk also offers a variety of toppings, such as sprinkles, nuts, and chocolate chips, to customize your ice cream experience. They offer a pretty fantastic ice cream menu, and the environment is unique and lively. Anyone can have a private talk while relishing their preferred delicious ice cream in this setting. On a busy day, getting around Nairobi can be stressful. However, due to its location on Agha Khan Walk, you may quickly pop in and out for your preferred ice cream.
8. Big Square
Big Square isn’t just your customary stop for a barbecue treat; it’s also regarded as one of the best ice cream places in Nairobi by ice cream lovers. For those who prefer a more traditional treat, Big Square is a must-visit. Being a fast food stop, you don’t have to walk down the street to get dessert. It can be served as you finish your last portion. You can get a cup of ice cream for as little as Ksh 120 to Ksh 600 based on your preference and taste.
9. SNO Cream
Sno Cream is a store in the heart of Nairobi that specializes in delicious ice cream. The store has an old-fashioned look, and it’s known for its high-quality ice cream. It also has a retro atmosphere that makes it a popular destination among locals and tourists alike. In addition to its delicious ice cream, Sno Cream offers great tea and coffee products as well as classic waffle cones (perfect for Instagram posts).
Location: Monrovia St, Nairobi City
Contact: +254 20 2220013
10. D’S Place
D’s Place is the perfect place if you want to taste the world-famous Belgian waffles or pancakes while relaxing with your family.
Location: Ground Floor, Lavington Mall
Contact: 0727 755 571
11. Zucchini Greengrocers
Though the name suggests that this is a grocery shop, Zucchini has a section for ice cream. They sell their ice cream per scoop for Ksh 150 and have different flavors to choose from. I love their branch at The Hub in Karen. It is like rewarding yourself after shopping.