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Taste Of Africa- The Ellas

1747 Deer Park Ave, Deer Park, NY 11729-5206
+1 631-522-1118
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good42%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible10%
19 Mar 2017
“Excellent experience. Great Food”
18 Mar 2017
“food isn't good n not consistent ”
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11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m. Hours
African, Vegetarian Friendly
1747 Deer Park Ave, Deer Park, NY 11729-5206
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Reviewed March 19, 2017 via mobile

Went with another couple for dinner. Did not know what to expect, but turned out to be a tremendous experience. The owner, Isaac, was extremely friendly and helpful. The food was great and fresh. More than helpful in finding the best dish for each person....More

Thank ken4174
Reviewed March 18, 2017 via mobile

fried dumplings taste so bad i had to spit it out was waste of my money n when u go in half time no one is on front to greet u u have to wait for someone to come from back.. i wouldnt go to...More

Thank Yvette C
Reviewed February 5, 2017

OK the good and the bad. The bad first, the place is in a old pizza shop and the decor is a bit tired the food is not on display in trays. The good is the food is not on display in trays and that...More

Thank Stukiwi
Reviewed December 19, 2016 via mobile

Never go there. The store is filthy, service is poor.and no offence I dont know who wud give a good review there.this is not my second visit, furst one was poor so gave it a second chance. Nope-didnt improve or see any change.i saw flies...More

Thank RigRix
Reviewed November 7, 2016 via mobile

We decided to visit this restaurant on a whim. It was the best decision EVER. Being of Jamaican decent, I'm used to very good and flavorful food. The owner Issac was the perfect informative and friendly host. I had plantain fufu with a tailor made...More

Thank TheFoodiePatrol
Reviewed October 3, 2016

We came here based upon the wonderful reviews on Yelp. It lived up to everything everyone said that was nice and delicious about this little tiny place. Ike was terrific, teaching us a little about the language, culture and tastes of Ghana. We had a...More

Thank pulmqueen
Reviewed September 10, 2016 via mobile

Small ethnic restaurant with deliciously made food. Staff is very friendly. It is the only African (Ghana) restaurant on Long Island. I had the banku, which is similar to polenta, and my husband had the fufu, which is similar to a dumpling accompanied by tasty...More

Thank Lexi J
Reviewed August 7, 2016 via mobile

My husband found Taste of Africa after deciding to try something different. We were not disappointed. The beef pie was excellent. Crispy on the outside, quite flavorful on the inside. The jollof rice was perfectly spiced and the plantains were outstanding. They were perfectly cooked...More

Thank Traveler316
Reviewed November 27, 2015 via mobile

Great find, great food and many Smiles..... Thinking outside the box, we located this gem through Tripadvisor, and very happy we came...... We will be back!

1  Thank DeanRoberts1
Reviewed August 7, 2015

Upon entering the restaurant it seemed like it was experiencing confusion with its decor theme. There are plain tables (no complaints about that) with placemats that are paper with a map of the world and different flags that one can match, usually given to children...More

3  Thank DanaSmith8
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
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Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Takeout
Good for
Open Hours
11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1747 Deer Park Ave, Deer Park, NY 11729-5206
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Long Island  >  Deer Park
  • Phone Number: +1 631-522-1118
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