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Tana Ethiopian Cuisine

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5929 Baum Blvd, Pittsburgh, PA 15206-3807
+1 412-665-2770
11:30 - 14:30
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Tue - Sun 11:30 - 14:30
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Wheeling, West Virginia
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25 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 August 2016

A group of friends went out for a new dinner experience last night. The experience didn't disappoint. We did have trouble finding a parking spot. The restaurant is small. We were there on a quiet night. There were 4 of us so we got 2 samplers so that we could sample most everything. We really enjoyed the food. After reading... More 

Thank Sandra S
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 July 2016 via mobile

Dined here with some coworkers and it was delicious! Service was great and everyone was friendly. Portions were nice. I had the Doro wat (chicken) in Kay wot (hot) sauce. Highly recommend this place!

Thank Michael T
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114 reviews
88 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 March 2016

Recently had dinner at this establishment. Went with a bit of experience with southern African food, but no idea what to expect here. Which also means I had no basis for a comparison, which is important. I got the meat sampler and had a perfectly fine meal. It was not bursting with flavor bet everything seemed in good balance. As... More 

Thank Pjah73
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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156 reviews
118 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 March 2016 via mobile

Great restaurant with delicious food. Try a bit of everything...can't go wrong. Maybe ship desert though, or at least the chocolate cake (too rich). Great food but each time we have gone is has been empty. Not sure why. Try it you won't be disappointed.

Thank Anthony K
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States
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20 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 January 2016

The restaurant is in the middle of a block of offices/apartments. I think it is easy to miss. I found street parking easily. You have to ask for silverware if you do not want to be authentic. You will certainly see others eating with their fingers. The wait staff was fun and helpful with choices. I have eaten here twice... More 

Thank Liz B
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 November 2015 via mobile

Amazing Ethiopian food! I have been to many Ethiopian restaurants and this is by far the best one. Injera is fresh and the dishes in the vegetarian platter are out of this world!!!!

Thank kh1331
Easton, Pennsylvania
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27 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 May 2015

The food was average. Our appetizer was kinda salty. Service was ok. Waitress was friendly. I've had better Ethiopian.

Thank KingOfTheValley
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88 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 April 2015

Lovely place. Serene atmosphere, clean and inviting. Really delicious food. The waiter was very knowledgeable and helpful. One in our party had the 5 choices of vegetarian dishes and was pleased. I had the chunks of chicken breast in spices and it was perfect. A lot of food. The cold beet salad is wonderful. Extra injera if you need or... More 

Thank Julieroadtrip
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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34 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 December 2014 via mobile

my fiancé and I heard about this place through a friend and decided to give it a shot. Glad we did! Our waitress was super friendly and our service was very prompt. We've never eaten at a restaurant serving Ethiopian food. We didn't know how the whole no utensils thing would work out. But we managed just fine! It wasn't... More 

1 Thank Jessica K
Trondheim, Norway
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95 reviews
78 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 December 2014

We really love this place and try to come here at least once a month. The food is excellent, and almost as good as from some of the best Ethiopian restaurants in D.C. The menu is rich with options, and most things are really good. We usually get the sampler, as it is so hard to choose. This is also... More 

Thank Lester N

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$10 - US$25
African, Ethiopian, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations
Open Hours
11:30 - 14:30
11:30 - 14:30
11:30 - 14:30
11:30 - 14:30
11:30 - 14:30
11:30 - 14:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5929 Baum Blvd, Pittsburgh, PA 15206-3807
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Pittsburgh
  • Phone Number: +1 412-665-2770

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?