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Lucy Lounge & Restaurant

St George St | Arada Sub City, Next to National Museum, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
+251 91 114 6646
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  • Excellent24%
  • Very good56%
  • Average16%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“fruit drinks” (5 reviews)
“injera” (18 reviews)
“pizza” (21 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
African, Ethiopian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
St George St | Arada Sub City, Next to National Museum, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I recommend lucy for any Ethiopian traditional food . they are the best. Clean environment and kind staff.

Thank Elsabeth T
Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

Good food; side dishes bigger than the main food. Wonderful feeling of waking up after tasting their cooking arts. Nice infrastructure on the walls; fountain and statues. An attraction park an sich. Lovely service, big postures, friendly gestures. Future friends and present partners, but the...More

Thank theTimeTravellersBox
Reviewed 31 July 2017

Lucy's is a great location. It has a good menu and lots of dishes so there is something for everyone. My kids enjoyed the pizza here and my husband enjoyed the lamb curry. The restaurant feels like and outside oasis. If you around 11:45 the...More

Thank whynot_10
Reviewed 28 July 2017 via mobile

Average food but lovely quirky venue. Nice place for a relaxed beer or spot of lunch after sight-seeing.

Thank Shujoya V
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

This is where you go for safe, tasty, well prepared food for every dietary preference, from pizza and pasta to lamb curry, they have it all. This the Ethiopian equivalent of the Macaroni Grill, only the setting is more interesting, and you have a greater...More

Thank Naguchi
Reviewed 3 July 2017

Fun location adjacent to the National Museum is decorated to create atmosphere, with thatched roof seating areas and a 'Lucy' replica skeleton in traditional Habesha dress. The food is excellent but pricy; except to pay around 350 birr ($15 USD) per person for entree and...More

Thank AngelaMFamily
Reviewed 3 July 2017

Visited the restaurant when I was in the neighbourhood of the National Museum and the cloth market Shiromeda. The food was great, ambiance good and my friend’s and I enjoyed. They have a model of Lucy at the entrance of the restaurant, you can take...More

Thank Ambo W
Reviewed 12 June 2017

We took our family there for the first time. Most of us got sick it took a long time to get service and the water in the restroom was not working. Great ambience but seems not well managed.

Thank texsax10321
Reviewed 12 June 2017

After enjoying Lucy museum most people go to Lucy lounge. The food is really good and the place is very artistic. It feels like a creative place to hang out. The owner is very creative and change the decor every few months. One of my...More

Thank Hewan1
Reviewed 10 June 2017 via mobile

I did not eat there! I only drank a delicious Ethiopian coffee! The atmosphere is good and the place and service nice!

Thank adibfarid
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: St George St | Arada Sub City, Next to National Museum, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
  • Location: Africa  >  Ethiopia  >  Addis Ababa
  • Phone Number: +251 91 114 6646
Just north of the National Museum, on the same side of St George, north of Arat Kilo Square
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