We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Save
Share
Review Highlights
A must place to visit

This place is really great to go to. A wonderful design, very friendly staff and good food and... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
frans1954
,
Roermond, The Netherlands
Tourist

This restaurant is run by a women’s cooperative. Lovely decor and fantastic food. Their injera is... read more

Reviewed February 6, 2018
Hannah R
,
London, United Kingdom
via mobile
Read all 14 reviews
3
All photos (3)
Full view
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent58%
  • Very good35%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible7%
3 weeks ago
“A must place to visit”
6 Feb 2018
“Tourist”
About
Contact
Bole Road | Bosten Parteners Building, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
Top Selling Tours & Activities in and around Addis Ababa
from US$185.00
More Info
from US$124.00
More Info
Reviews (14)
Filter reviews
13 results
Traveller rating
7
5
0
0
1
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
7
5
0
0
1
See what travellers are saying:
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 13 reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Overpriced & unfriendly stuff Had to argue regarding currency exchange rate as it costs more than American bars +the location on the map is wrong led me to Merkato instead.

Thank Rayan S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This place is really great to go to. A wonderful design, very friendly staff and good food and drinks against reasonable prices. I was there now several times and still like it and would put it on the top rank for lounges to visit. The...More

Thank frans1954
Reviewed February 6, 2018 via mobile

This restaurant is run by a women’s cooperative. Lovely decor and fantastic food. Their injera is really nice and their food is spicy and delicious. I had the spinach with meat and garlic, shire (say sheer-ay) with meat and also a lentil dush. Their vegetarian...More

Thank Hannah R
Reviewed June 27, 2017 via mobile

Great staff and ambiance. My go to bar in Addis. Love the music and decorating. The best part is the staff they are truly professional and take their jobs seriously. This is very rare in Addis where most service jobs are filled with folks who...More

1  Thank Tim B
Reviewed December 29, 2016

Every time I'm in Addis this is my go to spot to meet friends and take newbies to. I like the ambience and know that staff quite well from the past 4 years of going here. Guess my review is not completely impartial because I'm...More

Thank Tim B
Reviewed October 12, 2016

This bar is situated inside a tall building, on the second floor. It was rather awkward when I entered to find out I was the only white person in the entire bar, indeed the staff made me feel comfortable and as I took a sit...More

1  Thank loziodima
Reviewed July 31, 2016 via mobile

I visited today, a Sunday 9:30 -10:30 pm It is on the first floor of a building. As I entered the place through a dark colour curtain, I noticed that the place is Low lit… an advise, give your eyes a minute to adjust to...More

1  Thank 2coo
Reviewed February 27, 2016

Another reviewer found smokers inside, but that is no longer allowed. There was a great selection of cocktails that were good quality and very cold. The beer was cold as well, but the usual Ethiopian selection. Great atmosphere to relax and hang out with friends....More

1  Thank Meghan B
Reviewed January 17, 2016

My local friend recommended this bar to meet. I showed up at 7, and found it empty. But 8 it was packed. There were many expats and locals, all intermingling. The beer selection was the same, but they had many cocktails. The place got stuffy...More

1  Thank ashwinmudigonda
Reviewed October 20, 2015

I go to Black rose at least once a week. It's a perfect after work bar to just have some cocktails and hang out with friends or where you would want to have a date. The vibe is pretty cool, nice music, dim lights and...More

8  Thank Selam K
View more reviews
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from The Black Rose staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Submit
Posting guidelines