Best Restaurants in Ethiopia: Top 20 for 2019

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Best Ethiopian Restaurants



Whether you're craving Japanese or traditional Ethiopian food, you'll find world-class dishes at the best restaurants in Ethiopia.

Addis Ababa, in particular, is a city where the coffee ceremony is law and a long lunch is almost mandatory. Addis Ababa recently has become a true foodies' dream.

From a bustling Italian style scene to plenty of artisan coffee shops and bakeries - one of the best things to do in the Addis, as it is a breeding ground to a sundry smorgasbord of good quality culinary experiences.

While chefs are taking big-city risks, they still preserve a small-town mentality taking their time to ardently perfect their technique.

Not lacking a unique culinary custom, this city also engenders an evolving cooking landscape open to unconventional ideas, leaving the four corners of this exclusive city bursting with stellar choices.

We prepared this list of the 20 top restaurants in Ethiopia, in order to give you a taste of what is sure to be a unique culinary experience.


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1. Yod Abyssinia Traditional Food


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Yod Abyssinia Traditional Food

Official website: YOD-Abyssinia-Cultural-Restaurant

Type of food: Ethiopian

Address: Bole Medhaniyalem Area, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

Phone: +251 11 661-2985


2. 2000 Habesha Cultural Restaurant


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2000 Habesha Cultural Restaurant

Official website: 2000habesha.com/

Type of food: Ethiopian

Address: Bole, K03/05, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

Phone: +251 11 6-182253 /58



3. Sishu Restaurant


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Sishu

Official website: facebook.com/pages/Sishu

Type of food: American

Address: Sar Beyt and Kerra, Worke's Promise Building Complex,

Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

Phone: +251 11 8698535

11:00 AM - 6:00 PM


4. La Mandoline Restaurant


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La Mandoline

Type of food: French

Address: Turn Right After Atlas Hotel Continue on This Road, After Yeshy Buna You See the "La Mandoline" Sign Pointing Left Into a Narrow Street, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

Phone: +251 11 6629482

7:00 AM - 9:00 PM


5. Lucy Restaurant


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Lucy

Official website: lucyrestaurantaddis.info/

Type of food: Ethiopian, Italian

Address: St George St., Arada Sub City, In Front of National Museum, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

Phone: +251 911-146646


6. Gusto Restaurante


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Gusto Restaurante

Official website: gustoaddis.com/

Type of food: Italian

Address: Tracon Tower, Third Floor, Churchill Road, Sengatera, Addis Ababa 23322, Ethiopia

Phone: +251 93 449 7861


7. Gran Di Pepe Italian Restaurant


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Grani di Pepe Restaurant

Official website: Grani-di-Pepe-Ristorante

Type of food: Italian

Address: 28th Roundabout Abuare, Addis Ababa 01, Ethiopia

Phone: +251 93 370 6647

12:00 PM - 11:00 PM


8. Abucci Italian Restaurant


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Abucci Italian Restaurant

Official website: facebook.com/pages/Abucci

Type of food: Italian

Address: Atlas Road, opposite SOS Childrens Village, Bole Atlas road, near South Sudan Embassy, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

Phone: +251 91 250 1828

12:00 PM - 3:00 PM, 7:00 PM - 10:30 PM


9. Kategna Traditional Restaurant


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Kategna Traditional Restaurant

Official website: kategnaaddis.com/

Type of food: Ethiopian

Address: Gabon Street, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

Phone: +251 911512400


10. Dashen Traditional Ethiopian Restaurant


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Dashen Traditional Ethiopian Restaurant

Official website: dashenterararestaurant.com

Type of food: Ethiopian

Address: Kasanchis/Abware, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

Phone: +251 0911201723


11. Ristorante Castelli


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Castelli Restaurant

Official website: pages/Ristorante-Castelli

Type of food: Italian

Address: In front of Mahmoud music shop, Piassa, Mahatma-Gandhi St, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

Phone: +251 11 571757



12. Sichuan Restaurant


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Sichuan Restaurant

Official website: sichuanrestaurantaddisababa/

Type of food: Asian, Chinese

Address: Kassanchis, Oda Bldg. 3rd Floor, In Front of Zemen Bank, Kasanchis, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

Phone: +251 91 160 3926

12:00 PM - 3:00 PM, 6:00 PM - 10:00 PM


13. Rodeo Addis


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Rodeo Addis

Type of food: American, Ethiopian

Address: Africa Ave. (Bole Road), Addis Ababa, Ethiopia


14. Club Juventus Restaurant


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Club Juventus

Type of food: Italian

Address: Behind Meskel Square, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

Phone: +251 911219729


15. Kozi Grill


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Kozi Grill

Official website: Kozi-Grill

Type of food: Grilled

Address: Bole Medhanialem, Near Hayat Hospital, in front of Commercial Bank, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

Phone: +251 930 01 19 49


16. Habesha Restaurant


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Habesha Restaurant

Type of food: Ethiopian

Address: Next to Sabit Building, Bole, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

Phone: +251 11 518358


17. Four Seasons Restaurant


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Four Seasons Restaurant

Official website: Four-Seasons-Restaurant

Type of food: Japanese, Thai

Address: House# 365 Woreda-03 New Road to Korey, Near Home Depot Circle, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

Phone: +251 91 354 9750


18. Aladdin Restaurant


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Aladdin Restaurant

Official website: Aladdin-Restaurant

Type of food: Middle Eastern and Armenian

Address: Africa Avenue, Bole, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

Phone: +251 11 6614109

12:00 PM - 10:30 PM



19. Makush Art Gallery Restaurant


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Makush Gallery

Official website: Makush-Art-Gallery

Type of food: Variety

Address: Bole Road, 2nd Floor Mega Building, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

Phone: +251 11 526848


20. Mamma Mia Italian Restaurant


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Mamma Mia Italian Restaurant & Bar

Official website: MammaMiaAddisAbaba/

Type of food: Italian

Address: Beside Meles Zenawi Foundation Kazanchis, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

Phone: +251 92 900 2218