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Abyssinia Ethiopian Restaurant

Nairobi Road | Opposite Sakina Supermarket, Arusha, Tanzania
+255 753 621 285
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good27%
  • Average7%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible3%
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“spicier” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
African, Ethiopian, Vegan Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Nairobi Road | Opposite Sakina Supermarket, Arusha, Tanzania
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1 - 10 of 47 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We tried 1 hour to search it!!! We had 2 taxi drivers and we also tried calling them. We heard from several people that they moved so the info from TA are not updated. Im really dissapointed since we also paid taxi to go there....More

Thank Cosmopolitan732718
Reviewed 7 August 2018

Friendly service, clean restaurant ( including bathrooms) , delicious food. Really nothing negative to say - we have been coming for years when in Arusha and are never disappointed!

Thank Bessie134
Reviewed 10 June 2018

Best place to eat and have a good time with friends and family Even got free popcorn with the coffee

Thank Stan M
Reviewed 9 May 2018

I visited this place with my friends and had meals. Really good experience with Ethiopian dishes. Service is good.

Reviewed 30 April 2018 via mobile

Great meal and perfect fantastic service!! Fantastic experinace!: ) Perfect English talking. Cosy and frendly place. I do raccomande! We will be back !!

Thank Lisa F
Reviewed 22 March 2018 via mobile

I visited this place for a drink ( fresh juice) when talking with my business partner. Real cozy and fantastic service from the staff . Our talk took longer than the original plan so we decided to order some lunch which real good. Will be...More

Thank Mark_bushman
Reviewed 14 March 2018

I just called this restaurant to book a dinner for 13 people and the lady on the phone was very impolite from the beginning. When I then asked if we could order in advance and asked her to choose a few plates from the menu...More

Thank Clementina S
Reviewed 22 December 2017

You feel you are in Ethiopia when you dine in this restaurant. The owner is an Ethiopian diaspora from the US, and he has settled in Arusha. He has perfected the Ethiopian dining experience in Arusha with the food genuinely Ethiopian and a wide range...More

Thank Lemma S
Reviewed 12 November 2017

We had our first ethiopian dinner in Arusha and its been a great experience. We loved the way how food is shared and we loved the taste. The restaurant is a little bit difficult to find. The best is you take a taxi and provide...More

Thank inessra
Reviewed 13 May 2017

We chose the combination meal to share so that we could try more dishes, added a portion of cheese. Great choice of beef stew, chicken stew and lentils. The flavours and spicing were superb. I'll return if only to have the beef stew all to...More

1  Thank Marmitefan58
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Nairobi Road | Opposite Sakina Supermarket, Arusha, Tanzania
  • Location: Africa  >  Tanzania  >  Arusha Region  >  Arusha
  • Phone Number: +255 753 621 285
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