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Red Sea Restaurant and Bar

206 E Independence Blvd, Charlotte, NC 28204-2245
+1 704-375-4999
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good36%
  • Average10%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible5%
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“injera” (3 reviews)
“beef” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
African, Ethiopian
$$ - $$$
206 E Independence Blvd, Charlotte, NC 28204-2245
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Reviewed 13 June 2017

Couldn't believe such an authentic Eritrean/Ethiopian restaurant would be in Charlotte. Very good food, wide selection, and friendly staff. A nice change of pace.

Thank Massimo P
Reviewed 10 May 2017

we've enjoyed this restaurant at it's uptown Charlotte location. So glad to have found them in their new location. Three of us had more than enough to eat for $28. It was good food. Service is a bit slow but we hope that means that...More

Thank fozjon
Reviewed 8 April 2017 via mobile

I love Ethiopian and Eritrean food, but it is very hard to find! Charlotte is so fortunate to have an authentic E&E restaurant with real E&E servers and chefs. Ethiopian food is served family style without utensils. Instead, you are provided with a huge piece...More

Thank Bob B
Reviewed 8 April 2017 via mobile

This restaurant should be packed every time the doors are open! One of the reasons we drove from Greenville, SC was to try this restaurant. We were not disappointed! We had a wonderful chat with our server and the owner about the food and their...More

Thank FeliciaBest
Reviewed 7 April 2017

The restaurant was renewed recently. It has a new design. A lot of new paintings say about a life of the nation. The food is unusual but delicious. The time to be prepared is kind of long.

1  Thank margipan
Reviewed 16 January 2017

Visited this restaurant in their new location on Monroe Rd twice this month. Service is very slow but the food is worth the wait. The injera is wonderful and all the food delicious. Some of the dishes are over-salted, but they are happy to substitute...More

1  Thank Gwen K
Reviewed 29 December 2016 via mobile

Great food on-time service One of the best restaurant in Charlotte Very convenient location minutes from Uptown

Thank Bereket B
Reviewed 4 December 2016 via mobile

The restaurant has newly relocated to a new building on Monroe Rd. Service was poor and the food left a lot to be desired. From the time we placed our order till the food hit the table was 45 minutes. Including us, there were only...More

1  Thank John E
Reviewed 31 May 2016 via mobile

Nice little restaurant. Moving this summer from Midtown to Oakwood. Traditional Ethiopian fare. Tasty kitfo and served on an enjira platter.

Thank John D
Reviewed 22 May 2016

A lovely little room with a tiny tiki-like bar, food from Ethiopia, Africa with a delicious vegetarian platter (18" plate) with several tasty samples of Eritrean and Ethiopian foods, also avail. beef, goat, lamb and some raw meat dinners, also chicken and seafood and alcohol....More

1  Thank Shahrazad A
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Bill E
9 July 2017|
Response from margipan | Reviewed this property |
I was there on Saturday. Not sure about Sundays.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 206 E Independence Blvd, Charlotte, NC 28204-2245
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Charlotte>  > Elizabeth
  • Neighbourhood: Elizabeth
  • Phone Number: +1 704-375-4999
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