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Bejte Ethiopian Restaurant

#178 of 6,768 Restaurants in Berlin
Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Neighbourhood:
Schoneberg
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Zietenstrasse 8, 10783 Berlin, Germany
+49 30 2625933
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16:00 - 23:00
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Mon - Fri 16:00 - 23:00
Sat - Sun 14:00 - 23:00
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69 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

very popular and well visited restaurant. Book ahead! Main Meals 11€. Nice gravy with meat pieces. But check out if sides come with meal. Some don't have any. The typical bread you use to dip and eat with is like thick crepes but not sweet. not very tasteful though for me. Food was interesting - good. Meat dishes looked like... More 

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Potsdam, Germany
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57 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2016

While I discovered me and my girlfriend are not fans of Ethiopian food, I'm still glad we gave it a shot! I would still recommend people to visit Bejte, the exposure to a different culture and the distinct way of eating is a worthwhile experience. But keep an open mind that the type of food might not be your thing.... More 

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Paris, France
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43 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 October 2016

I lived there for a few weeks, and, as I never had Ethiopian food, I was curious to discover it. I finally manage to get there one evening with a friend. The woman was very nice to us, and, despite the fact we didn't make a reservation, she managed to find a table inside for us. We were even on... More 

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North East England, United Kingdom
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25 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 September 2016

Had dinner here last week. A real experience never having eaten ethiopian food before. it was really quite tasty. the owner seeing us struggle with the menu suggested a platter for three which was ideal. very filling and tasty. he was very attentive and offered us cutlery, to which we declined and manfully carried on with our fingers....great fun. the... More 

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Thank Martin C
Glasgow, United Kingdom
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74 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 August 2016

This was one of the best meals I have enjoyed for a long time! My wife and I had a sharing platter so were able to sample chicken, lamb and beef dishes alongside various other vegetarian concoctions, all served on a big silver platter, with Ethiopian bread (more like a mega pancake). Inside was beautifully decorated in Ethiopian style though... More 

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Thank saintjag
Potsdam, Germany
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 August 2016

Some place I would keep coming back to and will recommend to friends and family! Great food, great ambiance, great service! Thank you, Bejte!

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Thank rasullan
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 August 2016 via mobile

Tasty Injera in Berlin. Busy in the evening time. Better to reserve early. Good ambience and service.

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Thank Palani Kannan K
Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 August 2016 via mobile

Amazing experience. The food is not customized to local test. If u really want to have an Ethiopian food ...then go to Bejte ...for me .. It felt like am back home ...

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Thank Fasil22
Berlin, Germany
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40 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 July 2016

I'd hoped for more - portions OK but to us everything tasted rather blandly similar (had a combination plate with meat and vegetarian components). The sour injera (in my opinion) really does beg some spice to set it off - sadly this was not forthcoming. Service, however, was friendly and efficient. _

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Taipei, Taiwan
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 July 2016

I was living in Berlin for a few months last winter. It is a multicultural city with a lot of different choices of culinary delights. However, I did not have any opportunity to try any African cuisines - until I found Bejte Ethiopian Restaurant. It is in a nice side street in Schoenberg, just off the main road with U-Bahn... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
African, Ethiopian, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
14:00 - 23:00
Monday
16:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
16:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
16:00 - 23:00
Thursday
16:00 - 23:00
Friday
16:00 - 23:00
Saturday
14:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Zietenstrasse 8, 10783 Berlin, Germany
  • Location: Europe  >  Germany  >  Berlin>  > Schoneberg
  • Neighbourhood: Schoneberg
  • Phone Number: +49 30 2625933

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Schoneberg
In 1963, Schöneberg was the centre of the political west, inspiring John F. Kennedy to choose this area to famously announce, "Ich bin ein Berliner." Times may have changed, but modern-day Schöneberg still pays tribute to its historical legacies. Once the richest city outside of Berlin proper, the area's affluent past is still visible in ornate housing facades dating back to the Gründerzeit of the 19th century, while residents in fur coats walking their dogs or shopping in high-end KaDeWe continue the tradition with a modern flair. Schöneberg was also once the centre of the decadent and burlesque nightlife of the 1920s. It was here that Marlene Dietrich partied with Christopher Isherwood and the first gay bar in Germany was founded. Today, the gay community still revolves around Nollendorfplatz. The overground Ubahn station is even illuminated in rainbow colors, paying tribute to Schöneberg's progressive past.
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