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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” (304 reviews)
“beef” (387 reviews)
“rabbit” (124 reviews)
Opens in 19 min
Hours
CUISINES
Steakhouse, African, Barbecue, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Food
Service
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
Langata Rd, Nairobi 00200, Kenya
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Serves all kinds of meat. Its all you can eat. An excellent variety if drinks also available. This is a place that you have to visit when in Nairobi. The meat Bar BQ is cooked in a big pit up front, and is served to...More

Thank sainbasha
Geraldine D, Director of Sales at The Carnivore Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Dear Sainbasha, Thank you for taking the time to review. We are delighted that you had a good dinner at the Carnivore and enjoyed the meat BBQ and the variety of drinks available. Our dedicated team work really hard to offer the best of food...More

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Arriving at the restaurant you get really impressed with the great decoration and the friendly and attenccious employees. After sitting down you receive a very nice salad and many different sauces to eat with the meat that also comes to your table. You have many...More

Thank E3464BIdanielg
Geraldine D, Director of Sales at The Carnivore Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Hello, Thank you for taking the time to give us your feedback. We are sorry to hear that your meal was not the best and although you were impressed by the the decor, friendly and attentive employees and the salads and sauces, the meat was...More

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I would say this restaurant was my one the must visit and it was eye opening for me with so many option of meats and they don’t stop serving until you say your done. Meat lovers this is the must visit place when in Kenya....More

Thank 643amruthr
Geraldine D, Director of Sales at The Carnivore Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Hello, Many thanks for taking the time to post a rave review and for the 5 star rating. It is such a pleasure to hear that you had a fun experience and enjoyed the full BBQ beast of a feast and liked the restaurant interior....More

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

A truly unique experience in Kenya! You must try a bit of everything if you go. The sauces that accompany the meats are really thought through. We were sitting in the outdoor part of the restaurant. It did get a bit chilly even though we...More

Thank sarah j
Geraldine D, Director of Sales at The Carnivore Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Dear Sarah, What a great pleasure to hear that you had a truly unique dining experience and enjoyed the whole meal including the sauces.Our dedicated team work really hard to offer the best of food and service in the most lively environment so we are...More

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Despite being my umpteenth time that I have visited the Carnivore, never dissapoints. Great service and so much meat that you would probably take a break thereafter for a couple of months. Always awesome.More

Thank Kenyanb0y
Geraldine D, Director of Sales at The Carnivore Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Hello, It gives us a lot of pride to hear that you're an avid fan of our restaurant and that we have been part of umpteen visits. We are delighted that our standards meet with your expectations and that you find the service good. We...More

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Though a little touristy, we still enjoyed this restaurant for its exciting atmosphere and some of its grilled meats. Mainly only good for non vegetarians.

Thank ManuDave45
Geraldine D, Director of Sales at The Carnivore Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Dear Manu, So happy to hear that you enjoyed your meal at The Carnivore and appreciate you taking the time to review. Whilst we are mainly a meat specialty restaurant we do have a vegetarian menu. Tank you for the feedback. Kind regards Geraldine

Reviewed 1 week ago

The best thing is they give you meat of your chose . and the cut are perfect tasty & tender to eat the side dishes are too good and you can get all kinds of hard & soft drink . it just little far from...More

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

Dear Amin Thank you for your great review. We are glad you enjoyed the BBQ concept and found the meat tasty and tender and the side dishes good. It is a great pleasure to hear that your dining experience met with expectation and we hope...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

if you like meat this is for you the staff come round with giant skewers cut most meat at your table some meat i.e. crocodile & ox ball comes on a tray, you just eat until you don't want any more then you lower the...More

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

Dear Alan, thank you for taking the time to post a great review and for the 5 star rating. We are delighted to hear that you enjoyed your dining experience and liked the meat and the whole roving BBQ concept. Your feedback has been shared...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

A unique experience of exotic food (meat). It was exciting to experience crocodile meat, ostrich and so on. The whole theme and the central BBQ grill looks exciting. A definite visit for every carnivore if in Nairobi.More

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

Dear Rohit, Huge thanks for taking the time to post such a wonderful 5 star review. We are delighted to hear that you enjoyed your meal at Carnivore and found the whole meal exciting from the central BBQ grill to the food particularly the ostrich...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What a great concept! Loved every bit about this restaurant - from the staff to the food and the service. We opted for the non-vegetarian lunch and got a great table at the outdoor seating area. Very prompt service despite being completely packed. The moment...More

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

Dear Radhika, Many thanks for taking the time to post a rave review and for the 5 star rating. It is such a pleasure to hear that you had a fun experience and enjoyed the the full BBQ beast of a feast dining concept and...More

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Jill D
July 22, 2018|
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Response from JaneBartholdy | Reviewed this property |
The Corivore is not a place for you Too much meet and too High prices in top Was There 10 days ago Also the show and preformance They use to have is not There anymore Find a nice more vegitarin minded place Good luck... More
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AlanAlison2011
July 11, 2018|
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Response from Simon E | Reviewed this property |
I didnt get vegetarian but it’s cheaper
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LivingInDar
June 8, 2018|
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Response from Bashua2014 | Reviewed this property |
Prices for lunch and dinner are in the same range. Kids below 12 are free.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$40 - US$100
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
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
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Bar Scene, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
6:00 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.
Monday
10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
6:00 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.
Tuesday
10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
6:00 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.
Wednesday
10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
6:00 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.
Thursday
10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
6:00 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.
Friday
10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
6:00 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.
Saturday
10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
6:00 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Langata Rd, Nairobi 00200, Kenya
  • Location: Africa  >  Kenya  >  Nairobi>  > Highridge
  • Neighbourhood: Highridge
  • 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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