November 8, 2019: Artcaffé, the Kenyan fast-casual restaurant, and coffeehouse group in which Emerging Capital Partners holds a substantial majority stake opened its largest establishment, the flagship Artcaffé Westminster, on November 7, 2019. As highlighted by KenyaBuzz Media, the group’s 35th venue has a capacity of 250 seats and preserves a monumental historic structure. Located on Kenyatta Avenue in the heart of the central business district, Artcaffé Westminster is in a three-story building dating back to 1928 and features balustrade balconies and elegant décor.
The Artcaffé group is recognized for its dynamic and high-quality culinary offerings. The group operates a sophisticated central bakery, kitchen, and logistics center and offers complete catering services, full-service restaurants, cafés, and cocktail bars.
The launch of Artcaffé Westminster highlights the group’s continued expansion momentum in response to the immense regional opportunity for casual dining concepts. The group has also recently opened restaurants at Kitengela Shopping Center, Mombasa Street, Kimathi Street, Valley Arcade, and two kiosks at Standard Chartered Chriomo and Ignite Fitness, Westgate.
ECP is proud to support the growth of this popular restaurant group to increase access to world-class food and service offerings for consumers in Kenya.