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Carnivore Addis - CLOSED

Olympia, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
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  • Excellent16%
  • Very good48%
  • Average30%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible0%
24 Mar 2016
“Not as much carnivore as I expected.”
15 Mar 2016
“Best place for a lunch”
Restaurant Hours Closed
African, Ethiopian
Olympia, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
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Reviewed 25 March 2016

This was my first visit. I had an evening meal with a couple of colleagues. We arrived at about 7.30 pm and, although early, I was still surprised to find the place empty. The food was reasonably appetising although for a restaurant called "Carnivor" I...More

Thank Cas A
Reviewed 15 March 2016

I have visited this place several times for lunch. The food was fresh and excellent at all times. I highly recommend this restaurant for your lunch. Enjoy.

Thank Blue-Tips
Reviewed 17 July 2015

It’s been several years since I’ve eaten here and the food has remained to be excellent. At the recommendation of the waitress, I had the mend style lamb and it was delicious. The meat was crispy on the outside and juicy on the inside. And...More

Thank Dale W
Reviewed 10 July 2015

Went to this place thinking it would be something at least Close to the place in Nairobi with the same name... but no... Couldn't find anything even remotely similar on the menu and it seemed like most people Went for the very Ethiopian buffet lunch...More

Thank MarcusHolmgren
Reviewed 2 December 2014

This used to be the best place in Addis to get Mendi Lamb. This is a special way to slow-cook lamb that was excellent. It is tender and flavorful on the inside and crispy on the outside. They have a buffet during the week at...More

Thank Doug D
Reviewed 23 November 2014

Had been to carnivore in Nairobi a few months earlier and thought this was something similar... but no... all they offered for lunch was a very ordinary buffet... of which the eithopian dishes were the best - although I could have had better and cheaper...More

Thank MarcusHolmgren
Reviewed 26 September 2014

I have gone here many times over the years. The decor hasn't changed at all but the food has - cheap quality ingredients and a distinct lack of variety. This will be my last visit until renos or a change in management. You can do...More

Thank adsum_12
Reviewed 17 March 2014

It's nothing like it's namesake in Nairobi...it was kind of dirty and disappointing. It doesn't have a large variety of meat, just the normal restaurant offerings of Addis.

2  Thank Jason4hr
Reviewed 1 March 2014

the area not far from Meskel square, Carnivore addis is a good value for vegetable dishes.it is located one the 2nd store it can be nice to eat outside or indoor.I have to atleast emphasis they have all kind of dishes for vegeterians. also have...More

1  Thank tadefera
Reviewed 25 October 2013

The name is quite deceiving .Having experienced Carnivore Nairobi and Johannesburg was expecting a different experience to what I got . Though service was bit slow they did however not disappoint with what I had ordered though my dinner companion was not impressed with the...More

1  Thank LadyVoyager2013
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  • Address: Olympia, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
  • Location: Africa  >  Ethiopia  >  Addis Ababa
Just down from Intercontinental - easily found on google - my fav restaurant in Addis - good food, cheap, inexpensive wine and friendly service - also customers are locals
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