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Antica Addis

Bole Road | Near European Union, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
+251 11 663 4841
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  • Excellent20%
  • Very good45%
  • Average19%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible7%
Travellers talk about
“pizza” (83 reviews)
“salads” (11 reviews)
“chicken” (10 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Italian, Pizza, African, European, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Bole Road | Near European Union, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
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Reviewed 3 April 2017

We received warm welcome upon arrival, order has been taking in good manner, the chief suggestion were helpful, we had fresh fish and it was great.

Thank Resat_10
Reviewed 17 February 2017

You must know where this place is because form the road you ont see it. even the sign is partially covered by trees, and in the front of the compound the usual buiding under constuciton one of the 10.000 in Addis, is there. In the...More

Thank Franco T
Reviewed 16 February 2017 via mobile

Enjoyed the relaxed ambience. Food is average. The location is excellent! Enjoyed our time there overall.

Thank Shujoya V
Reviewed 4 February 2017

I think if you stick with the pizza, you'll have a good experience here. Don't expect Italian/American-quality in terms of toppings. The cheese they use is a bit greasy and the topping distribution is a bit sparse as well (they probably put one slice of...More

1  Thank Alilu007
Reviewed 3 November 2016

Addis Ababa presents a reasonable range of western cuisine restaurants - but typically, at a price. Antica offers a selection of European food - primarily Italian cuisine - at very reasonable prices. There is a number of local dishes also available from the ala carte...More

Thank Glen O
Reviewed 9 September 2016

Nice and cosy restaurant close just off Bole road and do excellent pizza that is cooked in traditional pizza oven visible to the client. One of the most delicious Pizza with crispy base.

Thank SushilBaguant
Reviewed 4 June 2016

Evening meal on a Monday. Atmosphere was ok. Service very good as always here. Food disappointing especially the over- cooked and soggy vegetables. Pizza seemed ok. Selection of dessert poor - basically chocolate mousse or chocolate mousse and ice-cream. Chocolate mousse very heavy and dense,...More

Thank Martin_020316
Reviewed 30 April 2016

I went twice during my stay to Antica. The service was very polite. I had the nile perch one day which was very good and served with some potatoes that tasted a bit gingery and were delicious. The second time i had pizza (buffalo chicken...More

Thank Tal B
Reviewed 24 April 2016 via mobile

I got pizzas packed from here for my office friends , amazing taste . can't say much about ambience and service . the billing took 15 minutes and they charge extra for sauce and packing material.but overall ok

Thank AlankarUN
Reviewed 24 March 2016 via mobile

The food at Antica was really good and the menu is quite diverse. The atmosphere at the restaurant is great as well.

Thank nazrawit a
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Mykey R
HI where is it located?
26 January 2015|
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Response from Deborah W | Reviewed this property |
From Atlas junction, go down Cape Verde Street (otherwise known as EU Road). Go past Desalagn Hotel on left. Another 4 or 5 minutes walk and there is a broad side road on left...maybe 2nd turning after Desalegn. Antica is... More
Mykey R
HI where is it located?
26 January 2015|
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Response from Doug D | Reviewed this property |
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Delivery, Reservations
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Bole Road | Near European Union, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
  • Location: Africa  >  Ethiopia  >  Addis Ababa
  • Phone Number: +251 11 663 4841
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It is one of the best pizzerias, bars and restaurants in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. The food is so delicious and healthy, with art gallery, brick oven pizzas, hot rock barbecue, underground night club, welcoming people.