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Lalibela Ethiopian Cuisine

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37 S Moger Ave, Mount Kisco, NY 10549-2200
+1 914-864-1343
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11:30 - 22:30
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Sun 12:30 - 21:30
Tue - Wed 11:30 - 21:30
Thu - Fri 11:30 - 22:30
Sat 12:30 - 22:30
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 January 2017 via mobile

My husband and I enjoy going out with friends who either like Ethiopian or are up for new cuisines so that we can go to Lalibela. It's a gem in our town that we very much appreciate - satiating the palates of a vegan and a carnivore. Delicious, comfortable and great location.

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Thank Scott B
New York City, New York
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 September 2016

I'd heard a lot of good things about this place and finally made a decision to go. Glad I did. Food was very different than anything I'd ever had, but it was all very good. The dish with the chicken legs is what everyone raves about, and for good reason -- very tasty and I'll definitely order this again next... More 

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Thank Robert F
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 August 2016 via mobile

This restaurant was unique and unlike any other restaurant in Mount Kisco. The menu was unknown to us, so we asked the server what they would recommend. I suggest going with an open mind and if you like a large portion, order a lot of food. We were not full after the meal, but we enjoyed the plates we ordered.... More 

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Thank foodiegirl6
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 August 2016

Tried out the restaurant having never had Ethiopian food. It was a good experience. Service was good - ambiance ok.

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Thank Dan F
Granite Springs, New York
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 August 2016

What a fun way to eat dinner! A variety of meat and vegetables served on the BIGGEST pancake, actually called injera, is the traditional Ethiopian way to eat. Yes they do have forks and knives if you so desire, but the injera is a fun way for kids to scoop up food. The owner always remembers us and the dinning... More 

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Thank dandiane2
Bethel, Connecticut
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 August 2016

this place was not good at all, the service was less than friendly and slow, and the food was wierd ans subpar. go to teff in stamford, ct instead! that place is great! the doro wat there tasted like a rainbow, here it tasted like a sad saute of brown old butter and roughly chopped chicken, with little seasoning or... More 

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Thank steakchef_11
Pleasantville, New York
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 August 2016

Very tasty meals served with traditional spongy Ethiopian bread (injera)--with plenty of bread refills. Prices are very reasonable if not downright cheap. Also, friendliness of staff is unparalleled in Westchester, NY. We come back quite often.

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Thank Kim C
Armonk, New York
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 July 2016

This was both a culinary and cultural experience. Ethiopian food is eaten differently than we traditionally do in the West. The staff will explain it to you. Suffice it to say that if you have to resort to the fork they give you - you failed. The cuisine is spicy but more varied and subtle than Indian, though it has... More 

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Thank WTPArmonk
New York City, New York
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 June 2016

The meal was classic Ethiopian. Good for meat eaters and vegetarians. Tasty and fun. If you are unaccustomed to Ethiopian, do it now.

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Thank Discerning222
Mamaroneck, New York
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 February 2016

Eating at this restaurant was definitely an experience. The staple bread, made from a grain called teff, was something I had never tasted before, and although some of the dishes were not very different from other more widely available cuisines in the US, the experience on the whole was new and exciting. The staff were remarkably friendly and the atmosphere... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
African, Ethiopian, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
12:30 - 21:30
Tuesday
11:30 - 21:30
Wednesday
11:30 - 21:30
Thursday
11:30 - 22:30
Friday
11:30 - 22:30
Saturday
12:30 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 37 S Moger Ave, Mount Kisco, NY 10549-2200
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Westchester County  >  Mount Kisco
  • Phone Number: +1 914-864-1343

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?