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) #488 of 3,053 Restaurants in Calgary €€ - €€€ African, Ethiopian
107-3608 17 Ave SE, Calgary, Alberta T2A 0R9, Canada
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  • Very good17%
  • Average5%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“injera” (4 reviews)
“flatbread” (2 reviews)
“chicken” (2 reviews)
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African, Ethiopian
€€ - €€€
107-3608 17 Ave SE, Calgary, Alberta T2A 0R9, Canada
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Reviewed 10 March 2017

We have eaten here a couple of times and have enjoyed the sourdough flat bread topped with various chicken, beef or lentil dishes. The flavours were delicious, the service was very accommodating and who doesn't like eating with their hands! Give it a try --...More

Thank JRAsFishBabe
Reviewed 7 December 2016

Went to Fassil for our first time on a Sunday night with another couple. It was very quiet. We eat Ethiopian food regularly. We're vegetarians, and as usual had a vegetarian platter. Not out of this world, but good food, and a very friendly and...More

Thank murrayf60
Reviewed 22 November 2016 via mobile

My all time favourite Ethiopian restaurant. I've been there couple of times with friends and always enjoyed the food. Not an expert on Ethiopian food but I've loved this one much better than the other ones I tried.. I love to share it on the...More

Thank Shyamili V
Reviewed 10 September 2016

I love the this place a lot the food is fantastic I have tried multiple dishes here & all of them rocked. The dishes are all served on enjera, which is a sourdough flat bread, which you use as your fork & spoon & it...More

Thank Michael B
Reviewed 19 May 2016

Few days ago I went to Fassil for the first time in Calgary and I left the restaurant with a pleasent feeling: I ate authentic Ethiopian food. I'm not an expert but I've eaten before African in a Eritrean family and the flavours and the...More

Thank Ma R
Reviewed 28 October 2015 via mobile

The best Ethiopian food in Calgary can be had here! The incredible flavours in each dish and the large vegetarian selection has me coming back again and again. The service was fantastic and I'd recommend this place to anyone interested in unique and flavourful dining.

Thank Kombucha G
Reviewed 16 September 2015 via mobile

We went as a group of 7 this time and they are so accommodating. Some of the group does not like food too spicy and some extra spicy. They were able to split up some of the combos into spicy and mild. It is never...More

Thank Sidney V
Reviewed 20 May 2015

I've been to Fassil several times after spending some time in Ethiopia. The owners are so friendly and the food is delicious! They even humour me, encouraging me to speak the few words of Amharic I know... even played some Teddy Afro on request! Always...More

1  Thank GoGoGlobalGadget
Reviewed 21 April 2015 via mobile

Our family's favourite type of food. Our kids are 9 and 15 yo. We love the smell of the spices, the way the food is shared in one big plate, the server/owner is friendly and happy. It would be nice if the food was served...More

1  Thank William R
Reviewed 10 March 2015

I've never had this type of food, so I have nothing to compare it to. I've never eaten with my hands either, it was a fun and unusual experience. The family that we went with didn't pre-warn us that this place was very casual, so...More

1  Thank Matylda87
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US$15 - US$31
Lunch, Dinner
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Seating, Waitstaff
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  • Address: 107-3608 17 Ave SE, Calgary, Alberta T2A 0R9, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Alberta  >  Calgary
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