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Cafe Colucci

6427 Telegraph Ave, Oakland, CA 94609-1111
+1 510-601-7999
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good44%
  • Average8%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“injera” (10 reviews)
“salad” (3 reviews)
“ethiopian food” (15 reviews)
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8:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m. Hours
African, Ethiopian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
6427 Telegraph Ave, Oakland, CA 94609-1111
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1 - 10 of 36 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Really enjoyed the food here and a different experience eating with your hands ! Staff friendly and when I say relaxed, meaning you'lll get served sometime, but sit back and just enjoy the experience.

Thank pblythswood
Reviewed 21 December 2017

I have been many times but never gave a review, I have to say they are consistent with great flavors, very good service. there are usually 4 to 5 of us and whether there are people new to Ethiopian food or return no one is...More

Thank V6934BQdianeh
Reviewed 15 August 2017 via mobile

Wonderful intro to Ethiopian food. Flavors of each dish were distinctive, heat was just right for our taste buds. We didn't order any 'hot' dishes after being warned that they were pretty fiery. We found the service to be prompt and warm. The staff brought...More

Thank Marcia B
Reviewed 7 August 2017

Admittedly we got food to go, so we did not eat in the restaurant. The dishes were very tasty, nice combinations of ingredients and spices. But portions were light and more than a bit disappointing in size.

Thank Thomas V
Reviewed 3 January 2017 via mobile

Not disappointed at all. The food was excellent. I'd come back here again when I'm in town. The place was crowded. There was no empty table when we were there.

Thank Nannetteph218
Reviewed 3 September 2016 via mobile

The flavors of the food in this quaint restaurant are spectacular. The unique and playful spices come through independently and in harmony. The service is very friendly and good as well. It is the best Ethiopian food I have eaten in the Bay Area.

Thank MichaelH6811GY
Reviewed 23 August 2016

Maybe my age (68) disqualifies me from reviewing this place. Everyone else was at least 30 years younger, and much looser about the relaxed wait for service and food. Very sweet servers, but hard to find when you wanted water or a second beer---and it's...More

1  Thank njronneberg
Reviewed 6 August 2016

Very comprehensive introduction to Ethiopian cuisine. It feels authentic while still being approachable. I went with a group of 3 and we sat outside, as it was unusually busy for a Tuesday evening (12 or 14 parties in the restaurant, almost every table full). The...More

Thank Lisa T
Reviewed 4 January 2016

Planning on eating at as many of the Ethiopian restaurants in this area. Ii really enjoyed this classic very popular choice.

Thank zuni P
Reviewed 15 August 2015 via mobile

The food is flavorful and freshly prepared. Sometimes, Ethopian food can be a overly salted and oily. -definitely not the case here. Service was great. We had the vegetarian combo and added the eggplant dish. Will definitely be back.

Thank Sue D
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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Average prices
US$12 - US$12
Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Waitstaff
Good for
Open Hours
8:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6427 Telegraph Ave, Oakland, CA 94609-1111
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Oakland
  • Phone Number: +1 510-601-7999
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