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Addis Ababa

#590 of 3,180 Restaurants in Amsterdam
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Overtoom 337, 1054 JM Amsterdam, The Netherlands
+31 20 618 4472
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17:00 - 23:00
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Sun - Sat 17:00 - 23:00
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3 reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago

Delicious Ethiopian food, really designed to be eaten with fingers - but forks provided. Good range of meat and vegetarian dishes served on large fermented pancakes - with more pancake rolls provided. Lamb and chicken dishes particularly good. Excellent Ethiopian and African beer. Very friendly and helpful staff. Very reasonable prices.

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Thank Derek W
Bucharest, Romania
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149 reviews
80 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 April 2017

The location is simple and the food is good. We ordered also vegetarian and meat dishes. The ethiopian style of eating is an interesting thing as you use the pancake style pita that is used to gather veggies and meat depending on what you desire. It is a special place, an interesting way of eating and healty food.

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Thank Ilaudj
Malmo, Sweden
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46 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

The food was quite good and was on par with some of the other well rated ethiopian restaurants i have been to. The staff were nice and friendly. But they seem to be having a real capacity problem. We were there on a slightly crowded day and it took more than an hour for us to get the food. During... More 

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Thank Paranthagan
Nieuw Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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61 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 April 2017 via mobile

This was clearly an authentic place, felt like it was a real family style meal, cooked by a caring Mum. Everything was nice, though nothing was too exciting. Big portions and very fair prices though.

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Thank Steve C
Italy
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56 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 February 2017

Highly recommend. Our service people were charming-the food was so flavourful and there was lots of it. We made a reservation which was so very beneficial as the restaurant filled up quickly.

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Thank kbkcm
London, United Kingdom
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96 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 December 2016 via mobile

We went here for dinner as a family in the late evening. We chose this restaurant as it seemed to have a good selection of vegetarian dishes, and we were more than impressed with our meal. We ordered the mixed vegetarian platter that had all the side dishes (largely various preparations of vegetables and lentils) in the menu served on... More 

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Thank P B
hove, england
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200 reviews
112 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 143 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 November 2016 via mobile

If you are in the Vondel Park area, please come and give this place a go. The restaurant is small and cosy, and the owners are very welcoming. We had the mixed platter and the spicy minced beef platter. I'm not sure if platter is the right word but the food came out on big plates, on a bed of... More 

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Thank makeminealargeone
Berlin, Germany
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113 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 October 2016

This restaurant is little outside of the normal tourist areas but served wonderful food and is not expensive. Most people looking for something different typically look for Indonesian restaurants while in Amsterdam. But if your are tired of that but still want to try something other than standard tourist fare you should consider Ethiopian. And this place is a good... More 

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Thank Peter C
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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16 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 October 2016 via mobile

This place is SO real. I have been to Ethiopia several times, and I can easily say that this place is the real thing. Food is amazing, staff is a real nice family always ready to help you and help you to choose amongst the beautiful things they have to offer. The environment is familiar and cosy, it is not... More 

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Thank Cosy_Man
Maastricht, The Netherlands
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 27 September 2016 via mobile

Every time when I have a visitor from abroad I try to come to this place. The food is delicious and the service is great. Worth to visit.

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Thank Gaby S

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
African, Ethiopian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
17:00 - 23:00
Monday
17:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
17:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
17:00 - 23:00
Thursday
17:00 - 23:00
Friday
17:00 - 23:00
Saturday
17:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Overtoom 337, 1054 JM Amsterdam, The Netherlands
  • Location: Europe  >  The Netherlands  >  North Holland Province  >  Amsterdam>  > Vondelpark
  • Neighbourhood: Vondelpark
  • Phone Number: +31 20 618 4472

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