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African Palace

977 Bloor St W, Toronto, Ontario M6H 1L7, Canada
+1 416-539-0259
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good37%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“samosas” (2 reviews)
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African, Ethiopian
977 Bloor St W, Toronto, Ontario M6H 1L7, Canada
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Reviewed 17 July 2017

Love to go there. The food is always great , as is the service . Great place to try Ethiopian food. Staff is very friendly,

Thank Barb R
Reviewed 11 July 2017

Great Ethiopian food and wonderful staff at a hard-to-beat price. Definitely worth the trip out of the main tourist area.

Thank happycamper253
Reviewed 25 June 2017

This is the place to come for extremely tasty and outstandingly good value Ethiopian/Eritrean food that you eat with your fingers. It's a small, fully licensed restaurant on Bloor West at Dovercourt. You get platters (meat or vegetarian) which are enough for two or more...More

Thank ugh-lomi
Reviewed 26 March 2017

Nice food ..very similar spices , lentils to the indian palate .. food form a distant mother !! big platters with a variety .. i feel it is nutritionally well balanced .

Thank Anurag C
Reviewed 22 January 2017

It was my first time trying Ethiopian food and I love it! I ordered the vegetarian platter and my friend ordered the meat platter. The platters are quite large. I couldn't finish all my food, so I would recommend sharing a platter for 2 people....More

Thank Peiji
Reviewed 17 December 2016

2/3 guests arrived, waitress/owner on hearing third was expected, ignored us presumably waiting until friend showed up? Had to go to kitchen to flag service for appetizers & drinks while waiting. The veggie samosas and single dipping sauce were delicious. Ordered for all three of...More

Thank YoggyZ
Reviewed 4 November 2016

I had the great pleasure of having my first Ethiopian food experience at this wonderful restaurant. The food was tremendous, the atmosphere was intimate, and the espresso was absolutely delicious. If your in the mood for something different yet a little bit familiar, looks delicious...More

Thank Nathan B
Reviewed 3 September 2016 via mobile

This was such an awesome experience. The flavours are amazing. Definitely will be back. Good dishes for sharing. You have to pay cash :)

Thank Hester B
Reviewed 22 July 2016 via mobile

Amazing food. We shared the platter for 4 people. Dive in , eat with your hands. Tasty and great food. Clean place. Great staff. Must try it.

Thank SiddharthBhandari
Reviewed 10 March 2016

If you are in the mood for Ethiopian food made fast, this is the place! The food is not bad but I have had much better next door.. It is nice to know that you don't have to wait half an hour to be served!

Thank wiwma
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Takeout, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
4:00 PM - 11:00 PM
4:00 PM - 11:00 PM
4:00 PM - 11:00 PM
4:00 PM - 11:00 PM
4:00 PM - 11:00 PM
4:00 PM - 11:00 PM
4:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 977 Bloor St W, Toronto, Ontario M6H 1L7, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Toronto>  > West End
  • Neighbourhood: West End
  • Phone Number: +1 416-539-0259
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