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Marathon Ethiopian

) #1,215 of 3,053 Restaurants in Calgary ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ African, Ethiopian, Vegetarian Friendly
130A 10 St NW, Calgary, Alberta T2N 1V3, Canada
+1 403-283-6796
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  • Excellent27%
  • Very good41%
  • Average20%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible12%
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CUISINES
African, Ethiopian, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
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LOCATION
130A 10 St NW, Calgary, Alberta T2N 1V3, Canada
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Reviewed 26 June 2017

I went here with my husband and my friend and her boyfriend. We went on a Saturday night at 630 pm. When we arrived it was not super busy, but soon after the restaurant filled up. It took us an hour to get a glass...More

Thank c_mac33
Reviewed 30 March 2017

I was here for lunch with a friend. The Entertainment book gave me a 10 dollar coupon against a second meal. I had the combination meat platter, which had a mix of different meats, along with home made cheese and salad. I had the 500...More

Thank Sandeepina
Reviewed 3 February 2017

Since coming to Calgary recently, we have been looking for good vegetarian options. Marathon Ethiopian is definitely worth a try. (It's also a short walk from the Sunnyside Station.) Quick caveats: There is another Ethiopian restaurant, Blue Nile, just a block away, and we have...More

Thank DDTinConnecticut
Reviewed 24 November 2016 via mobile

Had it delivered, so disappointed :( I used to live in Ethiopia for 2 years and ate injera and wot on a daily basis. The flavours were off, too salty, not enough texture. Should have tried blue Nile I guess?! I couldn't even finish it....More

Thank leala1
Reviewed 28 September 2016 via mobile

We highly recommend trying marathon Ethiopian restaurant if you are interested in trying something new. The dinner for two is delicious excellent flavour presentation, ambiance and service you will not be disappointed. We literally could not stop eating!

Thank ducaticvcc
Reviewed 5 July 2016 via mobile

The food here is excellent. Highly recommend this restaraunt to anyone who wants experience authentic Ethiopian food. Our waiter Endale was awesome.

Thank Dexteroo
Reviewed 3 April 2016

This meal surpassed all expectations! The food was full of kick and flavour, it was amazing! The actual restaurant could use a bit of cleaning, but the food itself more than made up for it

Thank jonsnowsgirl
Reviewed 24 March 2016 via mobile

This was my first time eating Ethiopian food. I found it interesting. I have never had bread like this in my life. It was fantastic! We ordered a meat and a vegetarian combo. Both were incredible. I think we had to get a doggie bag....More

Thank Alfred K
Reviewed 29 February 2016 via mobile

This family run restaurant in kensington is the best place I have ever been. The food is beyond delicious and you can tell it is made with such care. The atmosphere is welcoming and the owner always has a smile for you. This is the...More

Thank Andrea M
Reviewed 16 February 2016

First time visit. Decor is rustic; lots of ethiopian-inspired qualities, including artwork, wall covering and paint. Music at a low volume, so nice background sound. Lighting a bit dim, but not too dark; subdued ambiance. Staff friendly. Ordered combo platter; decent amount of the three...More

Thank EmperorT
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
05:30 - 22:00
Monday
05:30 - 22:00
Tuesday
05:30 - 22:00
Wednesday
05:30 - 22:00
Thursday
05:30 - 22:00
Friday
05:30 - 22:00
Saturday
05:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 130A 10 St NW, Calgary, Alberta T2N 1V3, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Alberta  >  Calgary>  > Northwest Calgary
  • Neighbourhood: Northwest Calgary
  • Phone Number: +1 403-283-6796
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