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The Carnivore Restaurant

Langata Rd, Nairobi 00200, Kenya
+254 733 611608
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Overview
  • Excellent39%
  • Very good35%
  • Average18%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“game meat” (293 reviews)
“beef” (369 reviews)
“rabbit” (124 reviews)
Opens in 22 min
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CUISINES
Steakhouse, African, Barbecue, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Food
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LOCATION
Langata Rd, Nairobi 00200, Kenya
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

For meat lovers a place to go! Great surroundings, very nice meat and a drink to die for the “Dawa”. It’s a big restaurant and a for a group as big as we were provided the perfect spot!More

Thank Eduardo C
Geraldine D, Director of Sales at The Carnivore Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Many thanks for your five star review. The team are delighted to hear that you and your group enjoyed your dining experience and that the surroundings, array of meat and even the house cocktail 'dawa' all met with your expectations. We appreciate your favourable comments...More

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

An exciting variety of foods known and unknown. Excellent staff and atmosphere. A Brazilian style meat restaurant sure to please.More

Thank dghenry
Geraldine D, Director of Sales at The Carnivore Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

thank you for your positive feedback about your visit to Carnivore. We are delighted that you enjoyed the variety of food, and thought the staff and atmosphere were excellent. It's definitely a boost for us every time we hear such complimentary reviews such as this...More

Reviewed 5 days ago

Carnivore is the ultimate experience for the meat lover!!! The Carnivore platter is to die for...you better go when you're hungry so that you can eat all the meat you can...The waiters are fantastic, efficient and never disappear with your order and change no matter...More

Thank HENNESSISHOTEL
Geraldine D, Director of Sales at The Carnivore Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thank you for your great review. We are happy that you enjoy the Carnivore meat platter and that you find the waiters efficient and fantastic.Your positive feedback will be shared with our dedicated team who will be absolutely delighted to hear that they have made...More

Reviewed 6 days ago

This is one of the best restaurants in Nairobi. We sampled all types of roast meat, including beef, crocodile, chicken, lamb etcMore

Thank paul m
Geraldine D, Director of Sales at The Carnivore Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thank you for giving us feedback on your meal at Carnivore. We are happy to hear you enjoyed the experience and were able to sample the variety of meat available particularly beef, crocodile, chicken and lamb etc. We appreciate you taking the time to post...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

been visiting Carnivore for years and years for Nyama Choma (Roasted meat) and been taking our clients from different parts of the world to try the carnivore game meat...Never heard of any complain over the years!! Good jobMore

Thank WasiliKenyasafaris
Geraldine D, Director of Sales at The Carnivore Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Many thanks for your great review and perfect rating. It brings great pride to hear that you're an avid fan of Carnivore and have been bringing your clients over the years. . We appreciate your business, your loyalty and look forward to seeing you again...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Their hotel is fantastic, the meats especially are to die for. It's also great for a night out, with a good club environment.More

Thank marcusmwangi0
Geraldine D, Director of Sales at The Carnivore Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thank you for your great review and the perfect rating. We are delighted that you enjoy the restaurant and particularly the meat BBQ. We are also happy that you like the adjacent club environment. We appreciate the feedback and look forward to seeing you again...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

It is a very good place to eat crocodile and ostrich meat, with tasty sauces and salads. You need to hire a taxi to reach this restaurant but you can find drivers ready to help you. It is a "buffet" restaurant, you pay once for...More

Thank Petros A
Geraldine D, Director of Sales at The Carnivore Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Many thanks for your great review. We are glad that you had a good meal at the Carnivore and enjoyed the food and thought the staff were excellent. . It's such a boost for us every time we hear positive reviews such as this and...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Beautiful location and amazing food. Carnivore is a meat eater’s paradise reminiscent of Brazilian churrascarías. The staff, without exception, is warm, friendly, helpful and knowledgeable. It is a set menu that started with the best butternut squash soup imaginable, followed by fresh bread and salad....More

Thank RPG625
Geraldine D, Director of Sales at The Carnivore Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Massive thanks for your 5 star review. We are truly delighted that you enjoyed your visit to the Carnivore and thought the location beautiful, the food amazing and the staff warm, friendly, helpful and knowledgeable. Our dedicated team work really hard to offer the best...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Wine arrived after the third meat was served. Wine from 3000 KES per bottle. First cut of beef was very chewwy. Funnily the knife was so bad it didn't cut it. They have warm iron plates and they don't sharpen the knives? Meat mainly dry,...More

Thank P K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Ordered 1/2!KG grilled meat and stir fried Chinese noodles. The noodles came after 40 mts and we waited an hour for the grilled item which never came. Upon asking the waiter she checked with the grill section and said sorry it is closed. What happened...More

Thank Sheron V
Geraldine D, Director of Sales at The Carnivore Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

This feedback is very surprising and disappointing. We serve hundreds of customers each week and as you can see from other reviews, the feedback is usually complimentary. We are very sorry that you were obviously misinformed about the opening times of the meat restaurant which...More

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raoddy
1 April 2018|
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Response from labinaNairobi | Property representative |
Hi Yes it is better to make a booking for dinner.
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raoddy
1 April 2018|
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Response from Wendy O | Reviewed this property |
The restaurant is really busy, so best to book. I couldn't say how easy it is to get an Uber.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 40 - USD 100
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Private Dining, Validated Parking, Full Bar, Buffet, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 am - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Monday
10:00 am - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
10:00 am - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
10:00 am - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Thursday
10:00 am - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Friday
10:00 am - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Saturday
10:00 am - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Langata Rd, Nairobi 00200, Kenya
  • Location: Africa  >  Kenya  >  Nairobi
  • Phone Number: +254 733 611608
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Description
On the outskirts of Nairobi on the Langata Road is the world famous Carnivore, known as the Ultimate 'Beast of a Feast', a meat lovers den where a vast selection of succulent meats are charcoal grilled and carved at your table. Adjoining the Carnivore main restaurant is the 'Simba Saloon' - a vibrant informal a la carte restaurant with a childrens playground,
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