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Gibe African Restaurant

108 Foster St, Dandenong, Victoria 3175, Australia
+61 3 9792 9929
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good24%
  • Average15%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible9%
24 Jan 2018
“Good Ethiopian food”
3 weeks ago
“Quaint yet genuine ”
Open Now
12:00 - 22:00 Hours
African, Ethiopian
€€ - €€€
108 Foster St, Dandenong, Victoria 3175, Australia
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

No pretence of any grandeur , a warm and genuine place to eat genuine large serves of African food. Tends to spicy but great

Thank NathalieAndAndrew
Reviewed 23 May 2018

I have been to this restaurant over number of years. I have also spent a number of years in Ethiopia. the food is very authentic Ethiopian cuisine. the menu is suitable for vegetarians with a vast variety of options. by enlarge the food is spicy,...More

Thank sebastianpT7438KW
Reviewed 24 January 2018 via mobile

Visited this restaurant for dinner with my wife. They were flexible to swap the wine on our voucher for Ethiopian coffee. My wife has a vegetarian dish with the enjera while I went for the lamb tis special with rice. The servings were very generous...More

Thank Lambert_fds
Reviewed 14 January 2017 via mobile

We thoroughly enjoyed our visit here. Yes, the set up is basic but I prefer they do that and have more effort on the food which they do! We had the choice of 2 of the 3 entrees and I really enjoyed the Bozono Shira...More

Thank happytripper3313
Reviewed 5 January 2017 via mobile

I booked for 7.30 we arrived 7.25 said I had a booked they seemed confused. But seated us. We were told which entree we were getting and no choice between the meat or lentil version. We each ordered a main while the lamb seemed generous...More

Reviewed 26 June 2016 via mobile

Went with a voucher on saturday night. Venue has plenty parking. Basic cheap furnishings.. Felt like being in an unloved room. Greeted by an older man who had no interest in our custom, showed us to our table. He then retreated behind the bar to...More

Thank The_Travelling_Diary
Reviewed 10 June 2016

As part of a staff development day a group of 25+ enjoyed a yummy Ethiopian Buffet. Lots of variety.

Thank Kristine L
Reviewed 8 June 2016

I had heard this place reviewed and was intrigued to try an African meal. I had purchased a groupon voucher for three courses and wine. We handed over our voucher on arrival and were seated. The tables are worse than you would see in a...More

Thank madmotherwhoscraps
Reviewed 11 March 2016

I ended up at Gibe with a group of friends on the recommendation of someone else who'd been there. The food was great, we'd never eaten Ethiopian before but it was delicious. Not the most ambient restaurant I've ever been to, the plastic covers on...More

Thank CoffeeLovingCat
Reviewed 20 February 2016 via mobile

First time bad dinner with my wife, excellent service, fresh and yummi food. Reasonable price. Will certainly be back.

1  Thank Eyal G
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 01:00
12:00 - 01:00
12:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 108 Foster St, Dandenong, Victoria 3175, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Greater Melbourne  >  Dandenong
  • Phone Number: +61 3 9792 9929
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