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Assimba Ethiopian Cuisine

2722 E Cherry St, Seattle, WA 98122-4936
+1 206-322-1019
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good67%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
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14 Feb 2017
“Welcoming and great food!”
17 Jul 2015
“Food is consistently delicious!”
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American, African, Ethiopian, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
2722 E Cherry St, Seattle, WA 98122-4936
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Reviewed 14 February 2017

I love the family who runs this place. Incredibly kind. The food is very tasty and fast. Good prices. A gem.

Thank Julia X
Reviewed 18 July 2015

I've been a customer at Assimba for probably 20 years. The owners are genuine people who love good food and pride themselves on excellent service. Try the Minchet Abish, which is spicy ground lamb. Excellent flavor and absolutely delicious and full of flavor. Nice when...More

Thank Gail W
Reviewed 19 September 2014

In a neighborhood of Ethiopian restaurants, Assimba stands out. Owner & staff are very friendly and did everything they could to make sure our meal and service were top notch. Four of us were there for dinner for the first time. We ordered four menu...More

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Reviewed 22 July 2013

Great food - I love the spicy chicken tibs. The owners are two of the most wonderful people you will ever meet.

Thank MunoMan
Reviewed 22 January 2013

My partner and I popped in for a last minute weekend night date. Beyond casual, in the best possible ways. I ate the veggie platter and chicken well past when common sense should have made me stop. Good honey wine. Generous, thoughtful waitstaff.

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Reviewed 1 November 2011

This is not a fancy place, but has great Ethiopian food for a very reasonable price. If you have never had Ethiopian, try one of the combo plates--about $13--and usually enough to feed two with leftovers. the food is not as spicy as you would...More

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Reviewed 26 November 2007

This was my first time having Ethiopian food, and it was above my expectation in all aspects.

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Reviewed 16 November 2007

this has been one of my favorites for years. cheap and good.

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Reviewed 13 July 2006

We decided to try a new cuisine that we haven't tried before and we are sure glad we did. The restaurant doesnt have a lot of curb appeal but that was part of the adventure. We had an Ethiopian beer which was tasty and went...More

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11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
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  • Address: 2722 E Cherry St, Seattle, WA 98122-4936
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Seattle
  • Phone Number: +1 206-322-1019
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