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Messob Ethiopian Cuisine

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1109 McKenzie Street, Victoria, British Columbia, Canada
+1 250-382-1501
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Victoria, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 August 2016 via mobile

Food was excellent, at a quiet little spot. The lady behind the counter was very pleasant. I've eaten here several times, I always feel full and satisfied

Thank wheelsofinfinity
Freeland, Washington, United States
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 May 2016

This is a very small, food vendor counter just off of the main Cook Street Village center on Cook Street. It's located in a long, narrow building that also has a Mexican and a coffee counter. There are only a few tables next to Messob, though in the summer you can sit outside. The owner-cook is from Ethiopia, and so... More 

Thank Nigel T
Cobble Hill, Canada
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 March 2016

Although hidden away at the back of a little mall on the left at the bottom of Cook St., it is worth hunting down. It has a few chairs, a little stand, and is not fine dining. The plate you'll receive will have a thin pancake-like bread on it called injera, topped with savoury beef in a tomato sauce, red... More 

Thank Travelling_gal2013
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 January 2016

This restaurant is at the back of an old house that has been remodeled into a small food court. We ordered Kay Wut and the spicy meat platter, both really good. The lady running it was helpful and friendly. I will go back.

Thank Dan K
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25 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 May 2012 via mobile

Great for an easy Ethiopian meal.... Not a sits own place, but a cute little counter that shares common seating in a sunny patio.

Thank veritasveritas

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
African, Ethiopian
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1109 McKenzie Street, Victoria, British Columbia, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver Island  >  Victoria Capital Regional District  >  Victoria>  > Fairfield
  • Neighbourhood: Fairfield
  • Phone Number: +1 250-382-1501

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