This restaurant is my favorite spot for Ethiopian food. My go to dish is the tibs or the number 2 off the menu. It's delicious!!! I've tried other spots but their consistency is why I go back.
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There are many Ethiopian restaurants within a couple miles. This one is ok, but the food is average. The service is pleasant as is the environment, conducive to conversation. Pricing seems right.
We went for lunch the other day. The servers were warm and helpful. The food was delicious. The owner(?) told me they had been there for over 30 years, which is most impressive on Telegraph Ave lately. We had a delicious lunch, family style with...More
I live over an hour away, and it is well worth the drive to enjoy the delicious food and generous portions at Asmara. I recently enjoyed an early dinner after going to the Live Oak Theatre production of Hela with my friends. We ordered: Zilzil...More
Asmara has been around for years, but it's been years since we've been there. If you've not been to an Ethiopian restaurant, it's a unique experience. We had both a vegetarian combination and a meat combination. Two such orders were plenty for three people. The...More
I went to this place today for lunch with my family. Very friendly service. We ordered veg combo with beef and other one lamb , family style. Nice decor, attached some photos. I gave this place 5 because I have nothing negative to say.
We love Asmara. It isn't fancy, but the food is reliably good. The service is friendly. On busy nights it is slow, but always seems worth the wait. There are many Ethiopian restaurants in the area, but we have never been disappointed here.
This is a Ethiopian / Erierea restaurant located in the Temscal Area in Oakland. The food is very good and is eaten with a special bread. We enjoyed the experience with a very helpful waiter. It is way to try something quite different and also...More