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Queen of Sheba

12 Fortess Road, London NW5 2EU, England
+44 20 7284 3947
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good41%
  • Average3%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“injera” (17 reviews)
“lamb” (12 reviews)
“bread” (12 reviews)
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African, Ethiopian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
€€ - €€€
12 Fortess Road, London NW5 2EU, England
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Fell into this restaurant as simply a place to wait for friends while visiting London. Having had a cold drink we decided to have a little food and asked staff if we could share four side dishes. Considering this was a very random attendance the...More

Thank georgeyporgi
Reviewed 25 March 2018 via mobile

I went to this restaurant with my boyfriend. This was my fist time ear Ethiopian food. The food was lovely and the people where do nice to us. If you want eat and do something bit different I would say to go. Posh xx

Thank Porsche O
Reviewed 7 March 2018 via mobile

Was sceptical in trying this place as I have never had Ethiopian food before. Myself, sister and Aunt ordered the sharing platter which came with a wide selection of food that was bursting with flavour. It was simply delicious and cooked beautifully. We then had...More

Thank Shakira K
Reviewed 3 March 2018

We went, for a birthday lunch, on a wet Sunday in February and the restaurant was very quiet. That said and given that you like Ethiopian food the service was excellent, friendly, relaxed and very knowledgeable. We made our selection and enjoyed a spiced tea...More

Thank Maurice W
Reviewed 28 February 2018 via mobile

What a great place! Small & quirky Ethiopian restaurant hidden away in North London. Fantastic food that is served with the traditional injera (fermented bread). We had chicken, lamb and a selection of vegetarian dishes which was probably too much for two. Service was great...More

Thank Charles T
Reviewed 28 January 2018 via mobile

Is always nice to try something new and it is nicer if it's turn to be a good experiance. Queen of Sheba was a great example to nice place with good oriental food that was not just served well but also has great tastes.

Thank Movtal
Reviewed 27 January 2018 via mobile

Having lived in London for over 20 years and eaten in most of the Ethiopian and Eritrean restaurants I can happily say this is a real gem in North London. The food service and welcome are perfect. You will not be disappointed. I loved it...More

Thank Daniel S
Reviewed 13 December 2017

We had a lovely time here, the staff were very friendly and accommodating. All of the vegetarian options are also vegan! Delicious food in an informal setting - would definitely return.

Thank Mae F
Reviewed 23 October 2017

One of the best Ethiopian places in London. Love their huge vegan/veggie sharing platter! Service is always lovely too.

Thank Greidi
Reviewed 15 October 2017 via mobile

The Queen of Sheba is a little Ethiopian restaurant tucked a few hundred yards from Kentish Town. I went with a good Twitter friend I was meeting for the first time. The interior is quaint and comfortable and you’ll have more than your share of...More

Thank mpollaud
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Romantic
Open Hours
10:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 12 Fortess Road, London NW5 2EU, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London
  • Phone Number: +44 20 7284 3947
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