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Addis Restaurant

9 N 17th St, Richmond, VA 23219-3607
+1 804-308-3649
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good43%
  • Average2%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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Open Now
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM Hours
African, Ethiopian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
9 N 17th St, Richmond, VA 23219-3607
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

What a great restaurant! We've had Ethiopian food before and found it way too hot. This restaurant is willing to turn down the fire and the food was absolutely wonderful for both me, who doesn't like really hot food, and my husband, who does. We'll...More

Thank Lori N
Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

We had heard good things about this place, so we drove an hour to check it out. Parking was challenging, but we got it done. The greeter (hostess) was shy, or perhaps there was a language barrier, or perhaps she was just bored and didn't...More

Thank DocDaniel23185
Reviewed 1 August 2017 via mobile

The restaurant is a large, well lit open space. We ordered Sambussas for a starter, the 6 vegetables with Injeera and 2 soft drinks which cost $32 without the tip. The six vegetarian dish consists of a nice selection of a mixture of curries and...More

Thank Sushila N
Reviewed 28 June 2017 via mobile

Never had Ethiopian food until tonight. Marcia was our waitress and was great! She couldn't of been better or more helpful. We recommended the 6 vegetarian dishes and 3 helped us pick 3 meat dishes. Food is served on a large pizza type pan. There...More

1  Thank Tunstall14
Reviewed 24 June 2017

I remember my school says in Madison with eastern African lunch box with delicious yet mild lentils. I am aware of this Ethiopian place in Richmond for a while, but just get a chance to go there. Being my first time and did not know...More

1  Thank SandyWang
Reviewed 21 June 2017

Met the grandchildren and parents for a Father's Day dinner with mixed results. Addis is one of the kids favorites because of the large vegetarian menu and gluten free dishes. Our only disappointment was that the beer and wine menu was not fully stocked. In...More

1  Thank 3Eagles
Reviewed 27 March 2017

Service was a bit slow (only one server when we were there), but the food was stunningly good. So many great flavors--really wonderful. And everything was more complex than I'd expected. I had Yebeg Alicha Wot, a lamb dish, with cabbage on the side. My...More

1  Thank Meriah C
Reviewed 27 March 2017 via mobile

Went here with a bunch of friends. None of us had ever had Ethiopian food so the waiter/manager made suggestions and helped us order a variety of popular dishes. Ethiopian food is mostly stews and curry that you pick up with a naan style bread...More

1  Thank DoctorCP
Reviewed 21 March 2017

Great service, excellent vegetarian options, and big portions. It was nice to have a local IPA (Stone) from the bar.

1  Thank jcirba80
Reviewed 7 March 2017

It was fun eating with our fingers and scooping up our food with the injera bread (which is gluten free). We shared a large platter for 4 people, with 3 meats ( lamb, chicken and beef) and 3 vegetable dishes. The food was spicy and...More

1  Thank Mary B
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$15
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Television
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9 N 17th St, Richmond, VA 23219-3607
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Richmond
  • Phone Number: +1 804-308-3649
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