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Zeret Kitchen

#6 of 17,934 Restaurants in London
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216-218 Camberwell Road, London SE5 0ED, England
+44 20 7701 8587
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13:00 - 23:00
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Sun - Sat 13:00 - 23:00
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Essex, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed today NEW

I have visited Zeret Kitchen several times based on a recommendation from a friend. I am a veggie and i loved the selection of veggies dishes available, also combined with a flat bread things; the meal was delicious. My friends and i felt very welcomed and enjoyed the popcorn with the coffee ceremony. Visit this restaurant

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Thank jennydelow
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

I had a delightful meal here. Great music too, some beautiful beats. Best thing was the service, lots of generous offerings. If you enjoyed this, I'd recommend Adulis Ethiopian restaurant in Oval as it has great food too but it also has a uniquely Ethiopian interior design too, Zeret had a more simple, modern interior which let the food speak... More 

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Thank Joseph K
Bristol, Rhode Island
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I went to this restaurant 3 days ago for a business meal and the food was amazing. There was a wide range of gluten free and vegan options available and the staff were all very atentative. We will definitely be visiting again.

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I went there sometime ago, the owner showed us that traditional coffee ceremony which was impressive.

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Thank Macy160
Barnsley, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I was staying with a friend nearby and asked if we could try Zeret after spotting it on TripAdvisor, it turned out it was just round the corner from her so very handy. We'd not booked and turned up on a very busy Friday night but they managed to fit us in. We both went for the vegetarian tasting dish... More 

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Thank cazbatt
London
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We've been to this restaurant a few times over the year, sometimes with Ethiopian relatives and sometimes with others, and on each occasion it's been consistently good. Service comes with a smile and the food reflects the genuine Ethiopian cuisine that we've come across in our travels to that country. If you've not tried Ethiopian food before, this is the... More 

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Thank David G
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I had a delicious dinner at Zeret. We ordered a signature complete taste of different plates in one serve. We paired it with a pretty good wine from the restrict yet good enough wine list. The flavor and spiciness were equally strong!! The way typically you eat at Ethiopian restaurants. All the options were properly cooked and at the right... More 

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Thank Marco R
Hong Kong, China
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Yummy first experience of Ethiopian food! As we had no idea of what to order we went for the "Zeret special" which was a platter of all different things. Served on the bread type thing that is used to eat it with (ate with fingers - no cutlery), so we literally ate the plate, washed down with a glass of... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We shared a starter, a big pancake with toppings for 3 (utterly delicious) tried a glass of honey wine and shared a bottle of wine, one of us had a beer, and we also had the popcorn (how can popcorn be so delicious?) and coffee and frankincense and the bill came in under £70 for three of us. Lovely candlelit... More 

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Coral Gables, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Delicious and authentic Ethiopian cuisine. Slightly off the beaten path but well worth the Uber drive. Excellent service, Argentine wines. Lovely Toffy was our server. Please note they don't take American Express- so bring plenty of cash.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
African, Ethiopian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Buffet
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Sunday
13:00 - 23:00
Monday
13:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
13:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
13:00 - 23:00
Thursday
13:00 - 23:00
Friday
13:00 - 23:00
Saturday
13:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 216-218 Camberwell Road, London SE5 0ED, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London
  • Phone Number: +44 20 7701 8587
Description
Lovers of Ethiopian cuisine and adventurous foodies will appreciate this bright, clean and modern restaurant in Camberwell that prides itself on its family recipes and dedication to authentic Ethiopian traditions. Zeret itself is a name that comes from a small village in northern Ethiopia, and the menu includes mostly chicken, lamb and beef stews made with butter, garlic and ginger served on pancake-like flatbread called enjera. All the food here is delicious, and the dining room is decorated with colourful placemats, potted palms and simple white walls. Perfect for communal/sharing meals with friends and family, the Zeret Kitchen has attentive staff and a relaxed atmosphere ��� don't miss the Ethiopian style chicken cooked with green chillies, herbs and spices.

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