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Le Carnivore

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66 Rue Ratsimilaho, Antananarivo, Madagascar
+261 20 22 241 98
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12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 00:00
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Trieste, Italy
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71 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 106 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 November 2015

Rated as one of the best restaurants in Antananarivo, located in Antaninarenina quarter, which is one of the nicest (and safest) of Tana, I decided to give it a try. The interior is very nice, the bar in particular with cool blue lighting. As a brazilian restaurant, I opted for the all-you-can-eat option with meat and dessert. As someone else... More 

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33 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 September 2015 via mobile

The waiter confirmed a chef who worked at the carnivore in Nairobi I came to train the kitchen crew how this thing works. Was impressed either the sides, salad was good, rice and vegetables adequate. Meat was a bit disappointing- only chicken, beef, beef tongue and crocodiles

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1 Thank MRCottrell
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37 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 August 2015 via mobile

We are meat lovers and this restaurant was an absolute let-down. It started off well with quick and friendly service but this quickly deteriorated. After you've had your initial servings the waiters tend to ignore you and focus on newer tables. We observed this happening throughout the restaurant and at one time meant we waited for almost 40 min between... More 

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Thank EricDam
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11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 February 2015 via mobile

Good music , great ambience , very friendly staff , speaks English and French , nice decoration , overall an excellent place!

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Antananarivo, Madagascar
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30 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 November 2014

Nice restaurant with beautiful views of the city (book in advance the two tables in front of the windows. Avoid salt in the center. Better the tables near the windows or near to the bar). Not too expensive; good meat, cool environment. Great for romantic dinners by candlelight or business lunches. The manager is very good, very present and courteous... More 

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Rome, Italy
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183 reviews
118 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2014

Have been at the carnivore in Nairobi and near J'burg... this one is trying to copy a little too much.... but also, the decor is very different and I'm not sure it goes with the concept. It tries to look trendy and I think it lacks a bit rustic look that goes better with the concept of grilled meat at... More 

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Paris, France
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25 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 May 2014 via mobile

Went there on a Monday evening and there was not much people inside. It's probably packed on week ends. The staff was nice and the menu was pretty much simple appetizers and/or desserts. We soon realized it was a real churascaria, a la Brazilian. Meaning there's plenty of different meats grilled and served to you until you say 'no more'.... More 

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2 Thank John S
Antananarivo, Madagascar
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35 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 December 2013

We went there with a group of friends and family ( aboiut 12 persons), craving for a meat fix. This was my first visit and I was looking forward to try this place as I have tried other churrascaria in Brazil and North America before. We were quickly seated as the restaurant was not busy ( weekday). Drinks were ordered... More 

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Nairobi, Kenya
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2013

ok,the taste of the food in that fantastic marrination is just but owsome,it leaves you still want more after first round.And that's the secret the flag, actually of your choice would mean"eat till you surrender.Wonderfully designed and medium size restaurant hence attention is fully attained,happy staffs and i enjoyed a good song of jambo bwana to a client cellebrating birthday,it'... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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153 reviews
98 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 October 2013 via mobile

OK, made a mistake with this place...we popped in for a quick snack, not realising that it was Le Carnivore. I could not understand why the menu has a list of delicious sounding meats with no prices and "etc" at the bottom. Waiter was great, gave us the "you guys are thick" look and then pointed at the price of... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Steakhouse, Brazilian, Barbecue, South American
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Delivery
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 00:00
Monday
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 00:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 00:00
Thursday
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 00:00
Friday
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 00:00
Saturday
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 66 Rue Ratsimilaho, Antananarivo, Madagascar
  • Location: Africa  >  Madagascar  >  Antananarivo Province  >  Antananarivo
  • Phone Number: +261 20 22 241 98

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