Tattoos are incredibly fashionable, and they capture various memories and sentiments.  People choose to get a tattoo for different reasons, such as expressing their feelings, message, or remembrance for a departed loved one. However, tattoos are permanent means that you need to get one from a credible artist to avoid ending up with a dreadful tattoo. There are many top tattoo shops in Kenya that offer quality services and care. Below we have a compilation of some of the best places to get your tattoo in Kenya:

Gathu the MadKid

Gathu the Madkid is a one-of-a-kind private studio. It’s within Nairobi at the Golf Estate Ngumo, and it owns several lovely art pieces on its walls. The studio is a pioneering artistic shop with more than 15 years in the industry.  Gathu is a favorite among tattoo lovers for his incredible work, versatile styles, hygiene, and attention to detail.  He is one of the best tattoo shops in Kenya, and you should make an appointment with him. Gathu the Madkid will help you choose an excellent tattoo idea, and he will even take you through the healing process. You can contact him at @the.madkid or Call 0720722442.

Bigmeeych Tatto Shop

The tattoo studio is along Moi Avenue in Nairobi. It has highly experienced staff eager to provide you with quality tattooing services. They are known for their versatile designs and styles and the use of the best tattoo ink. It has a long line of satisfied customers. You can visit them in their shop for inquiries and any assistance or call them through their number +254 729 991203

Body Shock/ Right Gifts LTD

It has some of the best tattooing experts in Kenya. They strive to ensure that the customers get the most creative tattoo depending on the style and part of the body they choose for the tattoo. The tattoo art collection is superb, and their customer care is among the very best. You can email them at body-shock@hotmail.Com or through their phone numbers +254 722 788347 and 0202718251.

Barry Tusker

The tattoo studio is in an appealing environment with a beautiful lounging area. Besides getting your selected tattoo on, Barry also does tattoo cover-ups and piercing. Their versatile skills make Barry’s tattoo studio at Westland’s, Nairobi stand out among his competitors. You can contact them at

Alligator Kenya Tattoo

The tattoo parlor is in Githurai 45, Nairobi, at the Glad Stay Plaza building.  Alligator works to provide satisfactory services for their clients by using quality tattoo ink and offering gentle services with the best car. They also offer body piercing services, and their services are quite affordable. You can reach them through their number +254 711 526638.

Morganz Ink

Morgans Ink‘s walls are covered in beautiful, youthful, and colorful art. The studio has young, energetic, and daring tattooists who tattoo any design on any part of the body with proper skills and professionalism. They also sell excellent diamond and gold jewelry and are located at Harambee Avenue in Nairobi.

Epic Tattoos Kenya

The tattoo place is located just outside Nairobi at Koma Rock Estate. They are a team of professional artists who offer custom tattooing, freehand tattooing, cover-ups, and old tattoo rework, and a broad range of creative designs to select from. They provide house calls services and free consultations. You can contact them at +254 728 449 492 or

Eliamin Ink

Eliamin Ink is wildly loved for its shared space that has a waiting lounge and painting area for art enthusiasts and a tattoo studio on the other side. It’s the perfect mix that gives the tattoo studio an amazingly unique vibe. You can reach them at @eliamin-ink

Kwemz Tattoos

Getting an appointment at Kwemz is relatively easy. You need to contact them on @kwemztattoos or visit their shop located in Moi Avenue Nairobi. They have professional and patients artists who will guide in choosing the best tattoo design. The tattoo shop offers various methods to help distract their customers during the tattooing process, such as high-quality headphones and free Wi-Fi.

INkay Tattoos Kenya

The tattoo parlor is within Nairobi on Dev Towers along Tubman Road. The owner, Shawn, is an experienced expert in the industry. You will enjoy a gentle and skilled tattooing process, and he pays attention to details. He uses the most advanced technological equipment and maintains hygiene and cleanliness in his practice. The studio is colorfully decorated, increasing a calm and relaxed vibe that s very inviting. You can reach the studi0 @INkay-Kenya.


Tattoos are a rising trend among Kenyans, and various tattoo designs and tattoo shops are also growing at the same rate. If you want to get your tattoo done right, the above shops are highly recommended in Kenya.