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Fogo Gaucho Churrascaria

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Steakhouse, Brazilian, Barbecue
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Viking House | Off Waiyaki Way, Nairobi, Kenya
+254 (20) 4454439
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12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
6:30 pm - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Mon - Thu 12:30 pm - 3:00 pm
7:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Fri - Sun 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
6:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Delivery, Late Night, Reservations

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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Great salads and good meat

Loved the wide variety of salads, the meat is tasty. One of the best Brazilian restaurants in Nairobi

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 27, 2015
Eunice K
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Nairobi, Nairobi, Kenya
Good for:
  • Doing business
  • Special occasions
  • Large groups
  • Entertaining clients
  • Romantic
  • Families with children
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Nairobi, Nairobi, Kenya
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6 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2015

Loved the wide variety of salads, the meat is tasty. One of the best Brazilian restaurants in Nairobi

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Amman Governorate, Jordan
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015

I liked the location as it is near to city Center, the restaurant is full most of the time and the service is very good. However, I disliked the atmosphere as I felt it is commercial eat and go, not a place to enjoy a company.

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Nairobi, Kenya
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015

This great place offers succulent meats in a variety of ways that commands your praise. All manner of meats await you, prepared in different ways for a variety of tastes and preferences. The salads are superb, also boasting of great culinary abilities. You get to choose from an array of mouth-watering platters of vegetables, fruits, sauces and dressings. You can... More 

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Moscow, Russia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2015

I'm a vegetarian and ended up going with a group of colleagues who were meat eaters. Sadly there were not too many vegetarian options that they had other than the salad bar :-(

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London, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015

My friends surprised me with a visit to Fogo Gaucho to celebrate my birthday. Staff were waiting by the car to escort us under umbrellas to the restaurant. We were welcomed in immediately and offered a table. When the full party arrived, we entered the dining room and the serving protocol was explained. We were encouraged to help ourselves to... More 

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Winchester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2015

This was by far my favourite restaurant that I frequently visited whilst living in Kenya! Really friendly staff with great service. I would recommend to anyone that loves a good bit of meat!

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Leverett, Massachusetts
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2015

We usually enjoy Brazilian Churrascaria - the waitstaff pass through the dining area with large skewers of various kinds of hot-off-the-grill meat - you turn the colored disk at your place at the table to green to indicate you want to eat, and red to indicate a pause or finish. We arrived early and were able to enjoy the buffet... More 

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Pretoria, South Africa
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2015

I really enjoyed my dinner at this restaurant. The meat was tasty and really well prepared. Like at most restaurants in Nairobi the service was excellent and the staff very friendly. This is a great restaurant close to the centre of the city. It is good for business or casual dining and I will visit th again.

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Nairobi, Kenya
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2015

The meats! Oh, the meats! Tasty. Delicious. Green for YES, MORE PLEASE! We forgot to turn to the Red side for NO MORE. Because, we just couldn't do it. The Explanation of the way one eats, fascinating tale. We kept on interjecting with questions. We went in for lunch at 1pm and were walking out at 10pm. That good! We... More 

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Sofia, Bulgaria
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2015 via mobile

I liked this restaurant much more than the Carnivore. Very delicious beef for eat as you can. Salad bar is also included with enough varaiety of fresh salads. Good service.

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Additional Information about Fogo Gaucho Churrascaria

Address: Viking House | Off Waiyaki Way, Nairobi, Kenya
Phone Number: +254 (20) 4454439
Location: Africa  >  Kenya  >  Nairobi
Open Hours:
Sunday 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm  6:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Monday 12:30 pm - 3:00 pm  7:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Tuesday 12:30 pm - 3:00 pm  7:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Wednesday 12:30 pm - 3:00 pm  7:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Thursday 12:30 pm - 3:00 pm  7:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Friday 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm  6:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm  6:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Cuisine: Steakhouse, Brazilian, Barbecue

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Viking House | Off Waiyaki Way, Nairobi, Kenya
  • Location: Africa  >  Kenya  >  Nairobi
  • Phone Number: +254 (20) 4454439

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Steakhouse, Brazilian, Barbecue

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Doing business, Special occasions, Large groups, Entertaining clients, Romantic, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
6:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Monday
12:30 pm - 3:00 pm
7:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Tuesday
12:30 pm - 3:00 pm
7:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Wednesday
12:30 pm - 3:00 pm
7:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Thursday
12:30 pm - 3:00 pm
7:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Friday
12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
6:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday
12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
6:30 pm - 10:00 pm

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