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Marathon Ethiopian Restaurant

60 University Ave W, Windsor, Ontario, Canada
+1 519-253-2215
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good26%
  • Average4%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible8%
Travellers talk about
“injera” (8 reviews)
“meat combo” (5 reviews)
“soup” (2 reviews)
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Ethiopian, African, Vegetarian Friendly
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
60 University Ave W, Windsor, Ontario, Canada
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Reviewed 29 May 2017 via mobile

We were out for dinner at another Windsor spot a while ago and the waiter there mentioned his favorite restaurant was this one. We kept that in our minds for a later date. Well, the time arrived when we could go. The outside is a...More

Thank RevKevM
Reviewed 20 May 2017 via mobile

My sister and I have always wanted to try this place for the past few years and have just never gone until tonight. Super glad we finally gave it a try, it was awesome. Cool atmosphere, friendly server and good food. Injera bread was tasty...More

Thank Jamie B
Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

Family went to see the year-end St. Clair College show, and thought we would try something a little different for dinner. The place looks a little modest from the outside, but the food was really first rate. The server made some excellent suggestions for the...More

Thank Geoff W
Reviewed 27 March 2017 via mobile

Thought we would try something different for dinner. I was a bit nervous, but was pleasantly surprised by this restaurant. The food was delicious and plentiful. Very reasonable priced too! Will definitely be back?

Thank hollyberrie66
Reviewed 16 July 2016 via mobile

We went just to try how is the food and we had soup (vegetable -non spicy and lentil -quite spice) then we had the appetizers which I really liked. Little triangle pastry filled out with ground meet. Then we ordered meat combo and vegetable combo...More

Thank Paula S
Reviewed 18 May 2016

Marathon Ethiopian offers a unique dinning experience with authentic Ethiopian cuisine. Their food is excellent. Very tasty and exceptional flavours.

Thank Kim I
Reviewed 16 December 2015

Try the sambusa--better than samosas by far. Very tasty and reasonably priced--large serving could not finish.

Thank Phoenix224
Reviewed 15 December 2015

Warning: This review comes from a highly biaised individual. I have been a regular of the Marathon for over 10 years now. I need my monthly Ethiopian fix. Especially the veggie combo over injerah. The veggies are always fresh, authentic and perfectly spiced. The injerah...More

Thank Marie-Claire S
Reviewed 27 October 2015

Quaint restaurant with warm atmosphere and delicious food. Fantastic for vegetarians. I love to recommend it to people because it offers a fun and unique experience of eating. Almost like being on vacation. Only complaint would be on the drink selection... a few fun cocktails...More

Thank Mackenzie C
Reviewed 3 October 2015 via mobile

Never in my life to this point had I tried Ethiopian food, so it was time. This place does not have much curb appeal, however inside is nice and the waiters are really cool. Since we had no idea watch to expect or order we...More

1  Thank RVcornell
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Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 60 University Ave W, Windsor, Ontario, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Windsor>  > City Centre
  • Neighbourhood: City Centre
  • Phone Number: +1 519-253-2215
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