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Karibu - CLOSED

1209 E 7th St, Austin, TX 78702-3222
+1 512-320-5454
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10 Mar 2013
“Not Impressed”
7 Feb 2012
“Yummy Ethiopian!”
Restaurant Hours Closed
African, Ethiopian
1209 E 7th St, Austin, TX 78702-3222
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Reviewed 10 March 2013

I grew up eating ethiopian food, and i was not impressed, but the service is good. I retried it and thought maybe it would get better but it hasn't, but i hope that it will because it is in a great location.

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Reviewed 7 February 2012

Taking my mom out for a pre-mother's day dinner turned into a mini-adventure. We drove around for a few, then I pulled up an app on my phone and did some random searching. We happened upon Karibu -- one of those "hole in the wall"...More

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Austin, Texas
Reviewed 6 July 2010

One of only 3 Ethiopian cuisine restaurants we could find in Austin and a good pick! First time trying Ethiopian and a great experience!

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Reviewed 27 November 2009

I tried this place for the first time late one Saturday evening. The food is good and ample. I enjoyed it. The service is prompt. It is definitely a value. The wine selection is very basic, not many choices, but then again - not terribly...More

Thank austinboy
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  • Address: 1209 E 7th St, Austin, TX 78702-3222
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Austin>  > East Austin
  • Neighbourhood: East Austin
  • Phone Number: +1 512-320-5454
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