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Queen of Sheba

650 10th Ave, Between W 45th St & W 46th St, New York City, NY 10036-2918
+1 212-397-0610
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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good43%
  • Average20%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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African, Ethiopian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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650 10th Ave, Between W 45th St & W 46th St, New York City, NY 10036-2918
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I have been to Ethiopia twice and used to live in Washington DC in U.S. (where there are the largest Ethiopian/Eritrean population in North America), so I am quite familiar with Ethiopian food. Compared to many Ethiopian restaurants I dined in DC area, I think...More

Thank Saricie_Q
Reviewed 14 December 2017 via mobile

It was very exiting to eat with your hands their delicious food, the injera panqueques was all a great experience and a loved the different plates and flavors they had. Lamb, beef are really good. The plates were you eat could be those cute baskets...More

Thank Daniel B
Reviewed 4 December 2017

We treated our niece and her friend to taste of Ethiopian to what we thought was a reliable restaurant having been there many times before. what a disaster! The presentation was aweful, the color of the beriberi sauce was black, the taste bland, the meat...More

Thank Mona K
Reviewed 20 October 2017

after overcoming the surprise of eating with finger (get them cleaned before you eat) it was an excellent dinner with a large Combo plate of african dishes

Thank globalJuergen
Reviewed 14 October 2017 via mobile

This Ethiopian restaurant was very average. The seating was nonexistent. For a party of six to sit around a huge circular pit of a table and to have no place really to place your drinks was absurd. The food was bland and tasteless. The vegetarian...More

Thank Phillyguy65
Reviewed 5 October 2017 via mobile

We have been here couple of years ago, and the food was better quality and more in quantity. It is not bad but not high level and the meet was sparse in the plate not covering the whole "pita" as we like. The place is...More

Thank Emanuele B
Reviewed 4 October 2017

Quiet a hole in the wall but with good food. Nothing pretentious from the entrance to service level or food presentation. Friendly atmosphere. We sat at the traditional table. Food for 4 was enough and quite tasty. For ppl that enjoy Ethiopian food I will...More

Thank Mihai B
Reviewed 24 September 2017 via mobile

Ethiopian food is one of my favorite cuisines, and I get it wherever I can when I travel. This was the most disappointing Ethiopian food I've had. Injera was pale and okay. Ground beef was too spicy with no other flavors. Potato and various cuts...More

Thank jeanjane112
Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

Our family loved Queen of Sheba! We were stuck by the generous portions! Often times we order Ethiopian and struggle to feed all 7 of us. Not here! Great food The lamb and chicken were awesome. I ordered the kitfo. Not the best I have...More

Thank Kurt F
Reviewed 23 July 2017 via mobile

My friends and I always have a meal at Queen of Sheba when I'm in town, and it never disappoints. My favorite is the ground beef dish, as it's very tasty and perfectly spiced. We usually get two meat dishes and a vegetarian platter, and...More

Thank Mike G
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$21 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:30 - 00:00
11:30 - 23:30
11:30 - 23:30
11:30 - 23:30
11:30 - 23:30
10:30 - 23:30
11:30 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 650 10th Ave, Between W 45th St & W 46th St, New York City, NY 10036-2918
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Midtown
  • Neighbourhood: Midtown
  • Phone Number: +1 212-397-0610
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