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Safari Grill

100-255 28 St SE, Calgary, Alberta T2A 5K4, Canada
+1 403-235-6655
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good15%
  • Average3%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible6%
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“cassava” (7 reviews)
“beef ribs” (7 reviews)
“skewers” (5 reviews)
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African, Indian, Halal
$$ - $$$
100-255 28 St SE, Calgary, Alberta T2A 5K4, Canada
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Safari Grill is a great place for very tasty exotic meal choices at an average price for a good restaurant. Interesting, unique and comfortable ambience with great service. The boss is a quiet humble guy who can recommended excellent dishes. I'll often make the trip...More

Thank Fritz_Lippenschnitz
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My first visit to this location has guaranteed this spot as one of my favourite places in Calgary for exquisite cuisine. My wife and I had the kebabs to start the evening combined with the coconut sauce and a platter of delicious sauces to go...More

Thank Johnbeta
Reviewed 5 September 2017

As soon as you get in the front door, the décor blows your mind. The service wee had was second to none. The food is totally awesome in so many ways. We ordered the platter and it was huge. The flavours blow your mind and...More

Thank Gibber1968
Reviewed 9 March 2017 via mobile

This is one of my friend's favourite restaurants when she has work in Calgary. I had heard months of build up until I finally had the opportunity to join her. She said it is African cuisine so I trust her. We had a cassava plate,...More

Thank Patricia B
Reviewed 12 February 2017 via mobile

I have been here before as it was walking distance for lunch. On this occasion 8 of us came after a night at Escape2gether (locked room venue) celebrating a birthday. We just wanted a celebratory cocktail and munchies. My gin Caesar was standard - no...More

Thank Snarley1
Reviewed 6 February 2017

We have been there many times and the food was always great, the servers are very attentive. I love the vindaloo chicken and the hot beef ribs. I would recommend The Safari Grill who likes a lovely food experience.

Thank trax3
Reviewed 5 February 2017 via mobile

Returned after an enforced hiatus for our favourite - ribs and mogo. The food was terrific as always. I also want to note that they have some excellent South African wines, which are very reasonably priced - very low mark up vs what it would...More

Thank Vladimir1968
Reviewed 21 January 2017 via mobile

Went there just the other day. Excellent food and service! Loved our sweet Egyptian waitress! I highly recommend for everyone to try this place out!

Thank Suzan N
Reviewed 20 January 2017 via mobile

Great food samaki was excellent great service was yummy . atmosphere was friendly decor was cozy.feel like back home.next time they said try chicken poussinand beef ribs which are signature dish and salmon

Thank Sara T
Reviewed 19 January 2017 via mobile

Very nice ambiance was out with someone that had never tried African before and they were delighted with all the flavours always going back👌🏾👌🏾👌🏾👌🏾👌🏾

Thank Nura S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 12 - USD 27
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Waitstaff
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
2:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
1:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 100-255 28 St SE, Calgary, Alberta T2A 5K4, Canada
    (Memorial Dr. SE)
  • Public Transportation: We are located near Franklin Station.
  • Location: Canada  >  Alberta  >  Calgary
  • Phone Number: +1 403-235-6655
  • E-mail
Safari Grill, with its committment to using only the freshest ingredients as well as mirroring true East African hospitality, succeeds in delivering an authentic African experience. With decor that has been imported from countries such as Tanzania and Kenya, coupled with local beers and beverages, one can lose themselves in this reflected reality.
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