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Nile Ethiopian Restaurant

7815 Georgia Ave NW, Washington DC, DC 20012-1304
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good25%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
5 Jun 2016
“Excellent food for a first-timer!”
1 Nov 2015
“A hidden gem of AN ETHIOPIAN RESTAURANT”
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African, Ethiopian, Vegetarian Friendly
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7815 Georgia Ave NW, Washington DC, DC 20012-1304
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Reviewed 5 June 2016

I never had Ethiopian before my experience here, and I'm so glad Nile was my first. The staff were SO nice and helpful! I got one of the meat sampler platters (I think it had one vegetable), and the spicy beef was definitely my favorite....More

2  Thank MelHes
Reviewed 1 November 2015 via mobile

ME AND MY family stopped by chance at this RESTAURANT WHAT we find was excellent food, made fresh! All the dishes are very good !! THE vegetable dishes where excellent! ! Well seasons! All MOST done TO perfection! A Curtis service, a gentleman HARD working...More

1  Thank Bruck H
Reviewed 11 August 2015 via mobile

Visiting DC from Australia, we walked along Georgia Ave and discovered this restaurant by accident. Without a doubt the best meal we've had in USA since our arrival 3 weeks ago. Staff were friendly, owner/manager made the time to come and ensure we were enjoying...More

1  Thank aaaawaaan
Reviewed 18 February 2015 via mobile

I just landed in DC and came across this great place in silver spring. Food is great and hospitality is even greater. The Ethiopian honey wine is very recommended!

1  Thank Aviv D
Reviewed 3 August 2014

I've been eating Ethiopian Food since the 1980's. I loved Red Sea, down in Adams Morgan, which closed about 10 years ago. I have found the dish which I loved at the Red Sea and which I found no where else - except during lent....More

1  Thank altr2004
Reviewed 6 June 2014

When we first moved to DC all of the Ethiopian places were in Adams Morgan. Then they moved to U and now SS is the place in general. Nile is the place in specific. The service is great and the food fresh. Just go and...More

Thank innerbum1
Reviewed 29 November 2013

Like the other Reviewer, we had enjoyed a number of Ethiopian restaurants in the area (i.e., when visiting the DC from Hawaii where, sadly, there is none), and "The Nile" has become our all time favorite. It is small & quaint, with the warm of...More

Thank Ewa Malia A
Reviewed 15 November 2012

I was here recently on a livingsocial deal- I had never heard of this place but I enjoy Ethiopian food. I brought my friend who had never tried this type of food. The place is quaint and the parking is good for DC. (they have...More

2  Thank MrPeteVirginiaBeach
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Open Hours
Sunday
08:00 - 23:00
Monday
08:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
08:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
08:00 - 23:00
Thursday
08:00 - 23:00
Friday
08:00 - 00:00
Saturday
08:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7815 Georgia Ave NW, Washington DC, DC 20012-1304
  • Location: United States  >  District of Columbia (DC)  >  Washington DC
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