Business at the Secret Garden Cafe which is located in the quiet corner of the otherwise bustling and rather glitzy 14 Riverside Drive in Nairobi come to a standstill Tuesday afternoon following an attack.
Suspected terrorists attacked the restaurant a few minutes after 3pm when the place is usually crowded with customers enjoying their lunch time meals.
The Café conveniently located at 14 Riverside Drive is only a couple of kilometers outside of the Nairobi’s CBD.
This French-inspired cafe is most popular for its extensive breakfast buffet, which clientele enjoy on the spacious, shady terrace.
The restaurant overlooks an aesthetically designed lawn and features a sumptuous interior and courtyard designed to amplify a sense of serenity and elegance was officially opened in 2012 and has a capacity of 80 people.
The café operates from Monday to Saturday between 8am and 10:30pm.
The Restaurant has also been home to several musical concerts.