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Abyssinian Kitchen

#1,010 of 3,768 Restaurants in Portland
€€ - €€€African, Ethiopian
2625 SE 21st Ave, Portland, OR 97202-1167
+1 503-894-8349
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good0%
  • Average6%
  • Poor20%
  • Terrible0%
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African, Ethiopian
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2625 SE 21st Ave, Portland, OR 97202-1167
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Reviewed 24 December 2017 via mobile

Great food and good customer service! The food was very flavorful. Plus, the in-house honey ginger lemonade was delicious. I look forward to a return visit.

Thank CF_Gainesville
Reviewed 8 August 2017

The people running the place seem nice but right from the start, they seem discombobulated. They seemed confused about where they were going to seat us then once we were seated, the person took our order but forgot my drink order. Then it took about...More

Thank lhkoregon
Reviewed 22 April 2017

Its in an inauspicious small converted house off a bustling corner in Portland, but appearances hide a great find for those who just can't get enough of the spice-infused cuisines of East Africa. The rooms break up the crowds and there's a table in a...More

Thank JoelZ195
Reviewed 29 November 2016

After reading a glowing review of this place I had to try it. I've been eating Eritrean/Ethiopian food for 35 years, from Madison, WI to Seattle, from San Fransisco to Portland. I've even made my own berbere from scratch. So believe me when I say...More

Thank RocksnNRoses
Reviewed 13 November 2016

Been missing Ethiopian food a lot since moving to the sticks, so when we hit up Portland for Champs, we made a beeline to Abyssinian Kitchen...and found they were closed. Bused back to the hotel. Took a cab in the pouring rain back to the...More

Thank Suzanne S
Reviewed 15 October 2016 via mobile

We've been to AK many times over the past several months, and always find it to be an enjoyable, relaxing and fun experience. As vegans, we love the attention to a healthful dining experience. If you're familiar with Ethiopian food and can handle its natural...More

Thank cnclewis
Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

Great Ethiopian restaurant. Super friendly staff. Ah the wonderful smells that assault your senses when you walk in! Great selection. We went with our vegan daughter and shared the combination platter. Delicious!! Very cute and quaint house turned restaurant. Lovely neighborhood. Great experience with most...More

Thank hikerdudes
Reviewed 1 September 2016

This restaurant is amazing. Wonderful home cooked Ethiopian/Eritrean food prepared using authentic ingredients, some imported from Ethiopia. As much as enjoying the great food, we loved meeting members of this family owned restaurant with genunely gracious service. Not sure what to order? They listen to...More

Thank Eattotravel
Reviewed 18 July 2016

This Ethiopian and Eritrean restaurant is absolutely excellent! The food was delicious and beautifully presented, eating with one's hands, rather than utensils. I had a lamb dish that was cooked to perfection and the spices used were outstanding. One of the best meals I've had...More

Thank sanguinewanderer
Reviewed 16 April 2016 via mobile

Only good thing about the restaurant was the ambience. Don't know where the other reviewers had Ethiopia food before. This one was the worst on my list. The sambosa was oily. 2 dollars for small piece. Ingera bread was cold. Lamb was tough. Won't be...More

Thank yodayas
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  • Value
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Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Reservations, Waitstaff
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Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2625 SE 21st Ave, Portland, OR 97202-1167
  • Location: United States  >  Oregon (OR)  >  Portland
  • Phone Number: +1 503-894-8349
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