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Ethiopian Restaurant

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2816 E Colfax Ave, Denver, CO 80206-1507
+1 303-322-5939
Today
16:00 - 21:30
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Sun - Sat 16:00 - 21:30
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Denver, Colorado
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82 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 November 2016

The food here is decent enough if you like Ethiopian. Having said that, the service is not great even on it's best day. On a busy night, be prepared to wait 10-15 minutes before you are even greeted.

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Thank Mufcmatt21
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12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 September 2016 via mobile

Typique but not very good and very expenssive. We don't like it it's bad restaurant. No service only old men.

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Thank Mohammed i
Deposit, New York
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84 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 August 2016

Flavorful and delicious. I would have to rate it as one of the best Ethiopian restaurants that we have found across the nation and we do search them out. Great job. I will return.

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Thank Gerald K
Ikusaka-mura, Japan
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9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 August 2016

Wonderfully delicious, well priced and nice space. Fast service (at least for the vegetarian special).

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Thank Daracat
Del Mar, California
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18 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 August 2016

The place looks very humble hole in the wall. But it feels like stepping into someone's home in Ethiopia. An older lady was preparing the food and presumably her daughter was acting as a hostess / server. The place was packed and seemed to be frequented by regulars as a number of patrons went out of their way to say... More 

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1 Thank homa k
Casper, Wyoming
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45 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 August 2016

Same person that took our order made our food that was interesting and personal. Absolutely delicious. The food was very fresh, the owner had a lot of pride in his food it was great! The portions were to much to eat. Party of 8 we didn't even come close to finishing. The dining experience is very different you share a... More 

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1 Thank NotNiceNurse
Bella Vista, Arkansas
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65 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 June 2016 via mobile

Was somewhat questioning our decision to eat there as we entered through what appeared to be the kitchen. Surprise! Absolutely great service and food. Prices very reasonable, especially for the Denver metro area. Definitely one of those treasures we all look for.

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1 Thank fspandorf
Flagstaff, Arizona
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153 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 June 2016 via mobile

We ordered 3 meals for 3 of us and everything was perfect. We cleaned out the 30" dish. The service is slow, as there is one cook and one server (it was busy on a Friday). We got our food 45 min after we walked in. Would go back any time. Loved it.

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Thank Charlie T
Ind
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60 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 June 2016

Great food (ordered the combo 1 and beers), tremendous atmosphere. Touch of ancient history. Waiter was great. 4 of us shared with sour dough bread, 1st time Ethiopian, will go back

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Thank GreeleyInd
Frisco, Colorado
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169 reviews
123 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 April 2016 via mobile

Very delicious food at a good price. Only two folks working on a Monday night so super slow but friendly service. Cash only. Good for a slow relaxing dinner.

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Thank Eric R

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$13
Cuisine
African, Ethiopian
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
16:00 - 21:30
Monday
16:00 - 21:30
Tuesday
16:00 - 21:30
Wednesday
16:00 - 21:30
Thursday
16:00 - 21:30
Friday
16:00 - 21:30
Saturday
16:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2816 E Colfax Ave, Denver, CO 80206-1507
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Denver
  • Phone Number: +1 303-322-5939

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?