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Corno d'Africa

Via Folco Portinari, 7, Rome, Italy
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good52%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
12 Sep 2015
“Different experience in Rome”
12 Sep 2015
“Different and really good”
Opens in 10 min
African, Ethiopian, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Via Folco Portinari, 7, Rome, Italy
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Reviewed 12 September 2015

We were originally going to Mo Mo restaurant; however, we weren't able to get in. On the advice of other Trip Advisor's we ended up at Corno D'Africa. The waiter was excellent and extremely helpful to us since the menu was in Italian and he...More

Thank Colin L
Reviewed 12 September 2015

The Tripadvisor accolades on the door persuaded us to try this place and we're really glad we did. The menu was in Italian, but the owner spoke very good English and explained everything. The best analogy for the cuisine is perhaps Indian without the curry...More

Thank buffytvs488
Reviewed 5 July 2015

Actually visited the place two times in April 2015 both for dinner. Good tibs, kitfo and St.Giorgis.

Thank Zoltan E
Reviewed 22 September 2014 via mobile

A great place with a friendly owner. The meat dishes were great. Always loved the spices that go into it. The owner brought us extra injera when we ran out of it. The portions are huge and so be ready to stuff yourself.

Thank Antony J
Reviewed 4 July 2014

This is the first time we tried Ethiopian food. The food contains a lot of different spices, we ate the vegetarian dish and it was delicious. The experience was fun because you eat with your hands and it creates a kind of a game and...More

Thank lotliv
Reviewed 4 May 2014

First time I try Ethiopian food and I was not disappointed. My boyfriend and I did not have a reservation but they gave us a table in the normal restaurant area. If you want to experience the typical atmosphere in the African dining room you...More

Thank Carlotta A
Reviewed 2 May 2014 via mobile

I loved the taste of the food and it left me super full and it was all delicious so yay! Also they gave me free champagne

1  Thank Jeisson A
Reviewed 22 December 2013

A bit out of the main touristic spots of Rome, the restaurant is located in some residential area, in a recent standard building. Once you enter, you are seated in a non standard restaurant, on a sofa with a small low table. This anounces some...More

Thank Claude M
Reviewed 10 May 2013

Corno d'Africa is a nice first step towards "Abyssinia" cooking. I have been living in Addis for a couple of years and it's obvious I noted a difference, notably the injera, always disappointing in Europe (they cannot get the right cereal here!). Less spicy than...More

Thank Daniel V
Reviewed 31 December 2012

This restaurant has a great ambience and a wonderful choice of delicious Ethiopian dishes. Both myself and my boyfriend highly recommend Corno d'Africa.

1  Thank ldaniels81
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
7:00 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.
7:00 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.
7:00 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.
7:00 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.
7:00 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.
7:00 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Folco Portinari, 7, Rome, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Lazio  >  Rome>  > Gianicolense
  • Neighbourhood: Gianicolense
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