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Habesha Restaurant

Next to Sabit Building | Bole, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good46%
  • Average14%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“ethiopian food” (14 reviews)
“various types” (2 reviews)
“cultural show” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
African, Ethiopian
$$ - $$$
Next to Sabit Building | Bole, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
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1 - 10 of 78 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago

Dancing was superb. Food catered to Ethiopian and Western styles. Great service, great dancing and a fun evening.

Thank Tom W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great local cuisine, choice of drinks, great local music and dance. reasonable price. Recommend visitors of Addis to see atleast once.

Thank Mani B
Reviewed June 7, 2018

I liked this place better than others for Ethiopian food because there were so many choices on the buffet. It is crowded, loud, uncomfortable, and probably worth only one trip to hear the music and the ethnic dances. I was happy to be there and...More

1  Thank Conrad S
Reviewed May 22, 2018 via mobile

This place is fantastic and you will not be disappointed. Enjoy the local cuisine...and you will soon become accustomed to eating without utensils. Beautiful, passionate entertainment adds to the charm of an unforgettable culinary experience.

1  Thank keyOfsea2014
Reviewed November 7, 2017

The food was great. Its great to get sharing dishes so you experience the cuisine. the service was also excellent

Thank masanac2017
Reviewed August 4, 2017

We went there as a large group for the evening to have Ethiopian food and see local dancing. The food was decent and buffet style. The dancing show was very long and included various types of dancing from around the country. The dancers were quite...More

1  Thank EHW2013
Reviewed April 25, 2017 via mobile

Food was cold and expensive. We ask to speak a manager. Not available. Restroom was not clean. We wait long to get the check.

Thank Jessica S
Reviewed April 19, 2017

We were taken there by the boss of our Tour operator as a treat and farewell dinner. The place is completely packed with group tourists and is perhaps a standard prgramm fit for all tour itinerary. The cultural performances went on for hours after 7:30pm...More

Thank Eric L
Reviewed January 16, 2017

We went here with our son and daughter-in-law on our last night staying with them in Addis and although I was dubious about it being very touristy, it was absolutely brilliant. There were a few other visitors there but mostly there were local Ethiopians. Food...More

Thank Pattie_S
Reviewed December 20, 2016

A traditional restaurant, geared towards tourists. It offers well prepared Ethiopian specialities as well as a traditional music and dance show. The music and dance was cancelled on the night of my visit due to the national mourning for victims of a stampede at a...More

Thank Greg W
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Next to Sabit Building | Bole, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
  • Location: Africa  >  Ethiopia  >  Addis Ababa
  • Phone Number: 518358
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