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Zigni House - CLOSED

330 Essex Road, London N1 3PB, England
+44 20 7226 7418
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good41%
  • Average0%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
18 Sep 2015
“Amazing food - friendly staff!”
21 Jun 2015
“Great food, highly recommended”
Restaurant Hours Closed
African, Ethiopian, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
330 Essex Road, London N1 3PB, England
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Reviewed 18 September 2015

Nice decor and cosy ambiance - the staff was super friendly and helped us making up our mind on what to order - which was not an easy task as my special one and I LOVE eritrean food too much! I really look forward to...More

Thank Mathilde C
Reviewed 21 June 2015

This food is lovingly cooked delicious food. Both the a la carte menu and buffet are excellent value. The restaurant is beautifully decorated and spacious. It is a treat to enjoy such authentic cooking! it's close to us, but well worth a journey if you...More

1  Thank wildswimmer
Reviewed 3 June 2015

The restaurant is ample but it never gets packed and the atmosphere is very friendly. My girlfriend and I were lucky enough to have been there on a buffet day as we were able to try a little bit of everything (again and again). What...More

1  Thank SuperLamback
Reviewed 16 May 2015

Really tasty food and lovely staff. Should be a lot fuller than it is! Buffet on weekends has full vegetarian/meaty and spicy/mild dishes. The food is hugely flavoursome even for a buffet selection. Easily caters for groups. Restaurant's phone number (on a chalkboard outside rather...More

Thank Matt P
Reviewed 9 May 2015 via mobile

Lovely buffet with delicious food for a great price. Host was friendly and welcoming and the interior is nicely decorated. Especially recommended is the spinach and chicken. Good choice for a cheap tasty meal with something different.

Thank David G
Reviewed 10 November 2014

The food was excellent and very generous portions. Had a lovely chat with the Chef who enlightened us about Eritrean and Ethipian food. Had an excellent honey wine. The interiors have just got done up - very pleasant.

1  Thank Wanderlust90_80
Reviewed 3 November 2014

Excellent place for trying something new in London. Very tasty, freshly prepared and spicy food, with beautiful ethnic furniture and fittings.

1  Thank Guardianeyes
Reviewed 13 October 2014 via mobile

What a great find this was. Food made from scratch, where you are forced to enjoy the benefits of taking time between courses, talking, reading (great food magazine 'Root and Bone') and sharing time with your loved ones. The food is authentically Eritrean and served...More

1  Thank Rushani G
Reviewed 1 October 2014 via mobile

Fantastic food from a chef with a brilliant destiny, and talent for taste. The staff was extremely friendly, as the garden atmosphere and the bill. Will come back.

1  Thank solste
Reviewed 26 September 2014

My first taste of eritean food, very tasty, friendly staff. Not sure why it was empty. a pleasant place to be as well when so many restaurants in the areas look so scummy,.

Thank gidonyourbike
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$11 - US$20
Open Hours
6:00 PM - 11:30 PM
6:00 PM - 11:30 PM
6:00 PM - 11:30 PM
6:00 PM - 11:30 PM
5:00 PM - 2:00 AM
5:00 PM - 2:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 330 Essex Road, London N1 3PB, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London
  • Phone Number: +44 20 7226 7418
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