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Abyssinia Restaurant

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US$11 - US$38
African, Ethiopian
Dinner, Lunch, Drinks
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Reviewed October 17, 2018

I really enjoy Ethiopian cuisine; the spices, the blends, the unique type of foods, but also the eating style - with your hands. It is a very much family style sharing type of food that meant to be eaten socially. If you like variety and...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank KirksGuide
Reviewed September 9, 2018

Ethiopian Cuisine Every item has unique taste. You may like it or hate depends on your taste bud. Beware! the breads are made of fermented dough so it has a strong sour taste in it. Overall it's alright. You never know if it is your...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank AbdullahTamjid
Reviewed August 6, 2018

Let me start by saying that the food was delicious, very strong flavours, spicy, etc. But the service was quite bad, the only server was very friendly, but he kept forgetting anything I ordered, had to ask for my beer a couple times because by...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank victorero
Reviewed July 6, 2018

My son lives around the corner and has been nagging us to go there and try it. On our third attempt, we finally found it open and gave it a go. We had tried on two previous attempts, but both times the places was closed...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank John Z
Reviewed June 7, 2018 via mobile

Our first time in an eritrean restaurant. I like that the owners have stayed true to their home dishes. The flat bread is very unusual having a spongy feel. You eat by using the bread and folding it with your fingers around the food. We...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Oontour
Reviewed April 21, 2018

A friend from Ethiopia recommended Abyssinia, and I fully expected this to be a very good experience. We regularly dine at Marathon in Kensington so we know what to expect when dining at an Ethiopian restaurant. Abyssinia may have been having a bad night... every...More

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank allenr53
Reviewed March 21, 2018 via mobile

This place is the to go place for my friends and I, nice atmosphere, location, amazing art! Very friendly fun staff, nice music, kid friendly. Food is great!, as long as you stay away from their Veggie dishes which are horrible! Food is quite pricey...More

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank 227abeyer
Reviewed March 17, 2018 via mobile

Nicely lit. Ample room between tables. Comfortable chairs and solid varnished rustic wood table tops. Nice decor. Gentle background music. Good ambiance. Friendly staff and inviting atmosphere. A 12-item platter (intended for four people) offered an excellent opportunity to sample a variety of cold and...More

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank EmperorT
Reviewed November 2, 2017

I'd read about Ethiopian food but this was my first taste. The 4 of us ordered a vegetarian 'sample' plate. There were 4 dishes, a salad and injerra ( bread) served on a large platter. We also ordered an avocado salad. My husband wanted Ethiopian...More

Date of visit: October 2017
Thank mfwanfy
Reviewed October 10, 2017 via mobile

Came as a group of 3, ordered a lamb dish, a fish dish and a lentil dish. All dishes were excellent. The injera was soft and not too sour. The restaurant was well lit and had a family vibe. Decor was sparse, but enriching. Music...More

Date of visit: October 2017
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