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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%
Travelers talk about
“game meat” (284 reviews)
“beef” (353 reviews)
“rabbit” (117 reviews)
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CUISINES
Steakhouse, African, Barbecue, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
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Food
Value
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LOCATION
Langata Rd, Nairobi 00200, Kenya
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Reviewed 1 week ago

It’s a large restaurant and we were a large group. Our waiter was helpful and we were seated almost immediately. Our ‘hot towels’ were all cold, so a disappointing start. Shortly after, our meat began arriving on skewers, then cut right in front of us....More

Thank niknak586
labinaNairobi, Director of Sales at The Carnivore Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for taking the time to review. We are glad that overall you had a fun time although the towels came cold and you did not find the meats impressive. Your feedback has been shared with our team and where necessary we shall implement...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What a wonderful Christmas eve we had. There were 8 in our party from young to old and it was a special menu for Christmas as well as a fantastic group singing both traditional carols and Kenyan songs. We had a great time - both...More

Thank GDT-36
labinaNairobi, Director of Sales at The Carnivore Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your wonderful review. We are delighted that you chose to celebrate Christmas Eve with us and that you enjoyed the special Christmas menu as well as the group singing the Christmas Carols. . It's definitely a boost for us every time we...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

For 75 USD pP (excluding drinks) we were treated to endless courses of fresh yummy barbecued meat including crocodile, lamb, pork, ostrich, turkey, lobster, beef and so on. Super relaxed atmosphere and very friendly service. Simba Saloon next door offered great dance music. Carnivore is...More

Thank Rinther
labinaNairobi, Director of Sales at The Carnivore Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

We are delighted that you chose to celebrate your New Years Eve with us and are happy that you had a good time and that you enjoyed the endless courses of the bbq and that you found the service friendly. It is It's definitely a...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

In CZ is Ambiente restaurant, in Kenya Carnivore. The same principal. You pay fee and all sorts of meat is coming on your plate and you decide to eat it or wait for another. Pork, beef or local specialties, you will get them all in...More

Thank Kaka3
labinaNairobi, Director of Sales at The Carnivore Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

We are delighted that you enjoyed your dinner at Carnivore and found the food delicious. It's definitely a boost for us every time we hear such complimentary reviews such as this. We will be sure to let our dedicated team know what a positive impact...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A great spot to try all the meat on offer, from the normal cuts to the more exotic - alligator, rabbit and others. Great service and amazing cocktails - worth the visit.

Thank Kazzaoo
labinaNairobi, Director of Sales at The Carnivore Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your review. We are glad to hear you had a good time and enjoyed the food and service particularly the crocodile and rabbit and the cocktails. We hope you visit us again soon.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Okay food, service way below par. Dirty glasses. Was here on a busy day and utensils were kind of limited, quite shocking. Music was decent in the evening. Lots of space for events and a rare dancefloor available.More

Thank Tim K
labinaNairobi, Director of Sales at The Carnivore Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for taking the time to review. We are troubled to hear that your experience was not the best and although the food was okay, you found the service to be below expectation, the glasses dirty and the utensils limited. It is certainly discouraging...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Dining at the Carnivore is legendary and always a special place for me and my team. The platters never disappoint.More

Thank Jackson M
labinaNairobi, Director of Sales at The Carnivore Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your great review and the five star rating. We are delighted that you and your team enjoy dining at Carnivore and particularly like the meat platters. We appreciate your favourable comments - they are a great acknowledgement of our dedicated team. We...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had lunch at this restaurant as part of a tour to Masai Mara. It was on the last day of the tour, before they dropped us off in Nairobi. The food was okay, somewhat good quality and variety of meat. It's a rodizio-style restaurant;...More

Thank Jose S
labinaNairobi, Director of Sales at The Carnivore Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your review. We are glad to hear that overall your experience was positive. though it is disappointing to hear that our service staff didn't meet your expectations and not only did it take forever to get a drink order but a waiter...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had an amazing time at the Carnivore. The food was great and the service was excellent! This was a great experience.More

Thank Tava s
labinaNairobi, Director of Sales at The Carnivore Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your excellent review and for giving us a perfect score. We are truly delighted to hear that you enjoyed your time at Carnivore and that the food was great and the service excellent. We always aspire to give the best of food...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I visited this restaurant with fiends of mine from Egypt sometimes back and they didn't like the experience.I think the service was abit freezer like and slow.More

Thank jacknorrisk
labinaNairobi, Director of Sales at The Carnivore Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

It is with great concern and disappointment that we read your review. We are troubled to hear the service did not meet with your expectations It is certainly discouraging to learn that we fell way short of our customer service mark the day you brought...More

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wakawithdebbie
October 1, 2017|
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Response from labjoy23 | Reviewed this property |
Yes. they are accepting cards there. They have all you can eat promo that its up to you if you want to stop eating or not.
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Market-Maven-J
July 28, 2017|
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Response from Toby C | Reviewed this property |
Definitely.
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July 24, 2017|
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Response from labinaNairobi | Property representative |
Yes we are an informal restaurant so there is no dress code for lunch or dinner.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$40 - $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, Business meetings, Large groups, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Kids, Families with children
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
  • E-mail
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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