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Lalibela Restaurant

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869 Bloor St W, Toronto, Ontario M6G 1M4, Canada
+1 416-535-6615
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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good48%
  • Average14%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible1%
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“tibs” (3 reviews)
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African, Ethiopian, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
869 Bloor St W, Toronto, Ontario M6G 1M4, Canada
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great presentation, eating using the teff bread as a scoop was fun. The salad had a lovely lemon dressing on it. Meat was a little dry but had good flavor.

Thank Kathryn E
Reviewed 28 January 2018 via mobile

Hadn’t tried Ethiopian food in Toronto so we saw a Groupon for this place and decided to check it out. Not a fan. We asked for fish soup.... and the lady come out with two bowls of fish soup. That was surprisingly good. We also...More

1  Thank India's T
Reviewed 26 January 2018 via mobile

If this place is your first time, or you are not very familiar with Ethiopian food your are going to go crazy for this place. The food is good, but not superb. The service can improve, it’s pretty slow and is to my believe that...More

1  Thank Dabet_Morales
Reviewed 24 January 2018 via mobile

Visited for dinner with my wife. The server never paid attention to us and keep serving other people who came after us. Th 🍲 food was OK..Needs to train the staff..

1  Thank Abdulkadir D
Reviewed 12 January 2018

This is an exceptional restaurant that provides a wide variety of vegetarian and meat dishes that are flavorful and filling. Two hungry men shared the Lalibela platter, which provides a selection of meat (goat, chicken, beef) and vegetable (beets, cabbage, corn), a small salad and...More

1  Thank Michael G
Reviewed 2 January 2018

We just love Ethiopian food and in the past 2-3 years hardly a week passes that we do no have our weekly fix. This is our favourite to go place for a number of months. Restaurant is very busy and on some days there may...More

Thank Aprilkot
Reviewed 24 December 2017

We had the Lalibela Platter for two at dinner. It was a lot of food for two girls.There was a lot of injera, and it was really filling. We liked the variety and flavours of the different dishes. The platter is a great introduction to...More

Thank kutepanda
Reviewed 10 December 2017

My partner and I have been coming here for years. It is great as a date spot or for dinner with friends and family. They do fantastic vegetarian sharing platters and the meat dishes are also well worth it (Tibs and Doro wat are never...More

Thank Kris P
Reviewed 28 October 2017 via mobile

If you like exotic spices and flavours then you will enjoy Ethiopian cuisine. Great for vegetarians but I personally enjoy the meat dishes even though the lamb and beef is a bit tough. The sauces and flavours make up for it though! The coffee is...More

1  Thank Michelle K
Reviewed 10 July 2017

We ordered a non-vegetarian platter and had to wait for it for almost one hour—it would be a good idea if the restaurant provided some snacks/drinks or at least let us know beforehand about the wait time. Many of the diners were of African origin....More

Thank Canadian_Guy1000
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
10:00 a.m. - 2:00 a.m.
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 869 Bloor St W, Toronto, Ontario M6G 1M4, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Toronto>  > West End
  • Neighbourhood: West End
  • Phone Number: +1 416-535-6615
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