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Mosob Restaurant

Westbourne Park 339 Harrow Road, London W9 3RB, England
+44 20 7266 2012
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good24%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“injera” (38 reviews)
“bread” (29 reviews)
“stews” (5 reviews)
Open Now
18:00 - 23:30 Hours
CUISINES
African, Ethiopian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
€€ - €€€
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LOCATION
Westbourne Park 339 Harrow Road, London W9 3RB, England
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1 - 10 of 334 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

One of our favourite places because of the richness of flavour of the food and the unexpected Italian desserts. Be prepared for some fairly long waits but the African beers are good so it is easy to pass the time. The Injera is made from...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank HarryY344
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

... if you think you can have an efficient service you're going to be disappointed. Let me explain: it's not a big place, so I guess it can't accommodate more than 25 (approx) at the same time. Despite the small size the service is very...More

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank prof_rikk
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Amazing food, nice bustling restaurant. Great, smiley service despite one guy devising the whole place! Highly recommend.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Courtney C
Reviewed 5 November 2018 via mobile

Definitely a place to go if you want to taste real Eritrean food in the centre of London. Super was the welcome: despite no reservations on a Saturday evening I could have dinner at the bar feeling I have been there several time. The owners...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank 840alep
Reviewed 16 October 2018 via mobile

I've been to Mosab with a friend on a weekday evening and had the greatest first experience with Eritrean food! We ordered Massawa which is a sharing platter for two with lamb, chicken and vegetables and it was really delicious (and very filling!). Hana our...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank SaraS3951
Reviewed 8 October 2018 via mobile

Really enjoyed our meal here tonight. We received a nice friendly welcome. The food was was well presented in good time and very tasty. Definitely compared well to similar meals we have had in East Africa. The set menu provided a good variety. Many thanks.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank MRAAW
Reviewed 30 September 2018 via mobile

We came a few times with my girlfriend both alone and with friends, and we always found it very welcoming, food is great, and very good value for money. Set menus are great!

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank emanueleg178
Reviewed 28 August 2018 via mobile

Went to Mosob based on the reviews it had and proximity to where we stayed in London. The atmosphere and location was great, the family run restaurant was very welcoming and felt like home. They advised on what to eat, made sure we enjoyed the...More

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank Bitoman
Reviewed 17 August 2018

So enjoyed the meal here, went with the vegetarian set menu, the mains was delicious, the spinach and paneer was sublime, the bread so spongy and delicious and loved the fact that you didnt have cutlery, the bread is cutlery. Injera sokas up all those...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Julie S
Reviewed 12 August 2018

I visited here recently to have an evening meal with a friend. We ordered one of the sharing platters for £27.95 (not worth this money at all) and because one of us is vegetarian they said they would happily substitute one of the items (but...More

Date of visit: July 2018
1  Thank Rainbowshell123
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Crumbdog
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Response from Maha Y | Reviewed this property |
We went there on Sunday and there was plenty of free parking
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Srinivasan V
27 July 2016|
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Response from tintinnp | Reviewed this property |
generally the food is spicy, spicy with flavour rather than heat, but I would not say the food was hot, certainly not what we ordered. If you are after the meals hot I am sure if you ask they will accommodate.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$24 - US$40
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
15:00 - 00:00
Monday
18:00 - 23:30
Tuesday
18:00 - 23:30
Wednesday
18:00 - 23:30
Thursday
18:00 - 23:30
Friday
18:00 - 23:30
Saturday
15:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Westbourne Park 339 Harrow Road, London W9 3RB, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London
  • Phone Number: +44 20 7266 2012
  • E-mail
Description
Situated in London's Westbourne Park, just a five minute meander from the local tube stop, Mosob offers visitors a unique opportunity to experience the flavours and atmosphere of Eritrea. Family run, Mosob is warm and welcoming, with charming service really embracing the family-centric traditions of Eritrea and inviting guests to relax and unwind while being treated to the kitchen's vibrant cuisine. Influenced by geographic and historic links to Arabia, Ethiopia, the Sudan and Italy, Eritrean cuisine is uniquely distinctive with a strong variety of vegetarian and vegan dishes, individual spice blends and specialty injera bread used throughout, providing guests with flavours and eating styles they're unlikely to have come across before. Equally focused on tradition and history is Mosob's interior, carefully put together with colourful textiles, rough wood paneling and organic forms alongside contemporary lighting and furniture for comfort and style. Whether an intimate romantic meal, business lunch or dinner and drinks with friends, Mosob offers the food, atmosphere and service to ensure a night to remember.
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