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Kokeb Ethiopian Restaurant

(Minutes From Caledonian Tube) 45 Roman Way | minutes from Caledonian Tube, London N7 8XF, England
+44 20 7609 9832
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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good19%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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African, Ethiopian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
(Minutes From Caledonian Tube) 45 Roman Way | minutes from Caledonian Tube, London N7 8XF, England
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Reviewed 20 July 2016

My first introduction to Ethiopia cuisine, and certainly not my last! We came in without a booking, and we're warmly greeted by the charming manager. She was very helpful in recommending dishes to us as we were new to Ethiopian dining. Great food, beautifully presented,...More

Thank Min W
Reviewed 16 July 2016

As newbies to Ethiopian food, we were unsure of what to expect from this type of cuisine. The host made a great effort to understand our palate and needs. Not only was the food excellent, full of unique and flavoursome dishes, but the host was...More

Thank Khuram Y
Reviewed 4 July 2016

Unpretentious, excellent Ethiopian fare served in a warm and friendly spirit. It is tiny and its ambience is also rather neighbourly. But Kokeb is worth going a long way for if you like Ethiopian food.

Thank Alab_9
Reviewed 12 June 2016

This is my favourite Ethiopian restaurant in London, and they're all good. This place is very special. From the outside, it looks very unprepossessing - next to the pharmacy in a short row of shops in a residential area. Inside is a simple welcoming room,...More

1  Thank Claire D
Reviewed 1 June 2016 via mobile

I'm not an expert on Ethiopian food, but this is by far the best of the three Ethiopian restaurants I've been to. When I regularly worked in London I'd come here at least once a fortnight and now I try to come every time I'm...More

Thank Nathan P
Reviewed 29 May 2016 via mobile

Along with delicious Ethiopian food, the place had a lovely homely feel. It was as if we went for delicious and reasonably priced food into somebody's welcoming home!

Thank pavtravels
Reviewed 20 May 2016

You are in Wezeiro (Mrs) Getenesh's hands from the moment you phone to make a reservation to the moment you leave. She's the perfect Ethiopian mother - so, let her show you the way. Having been to Ethiopia many times, and really loving Ethiopian food,...More

1  Thank David B
Reviewed 9 April 2016

This is the best Ethiopian restaurant I've ever been to, and I love Ethiopian food. To be fair, it's the only one I've been to in the UK, but the food was exceptional, with spices imported especially from Ethiopia, so I am told. And very...More

Thank drmaik
Reviewed 6 April 2016 via mobile

Despite the unassuming exterior, Kokeb Ethiopian cuisine is a hidden gem. Fantastic food, and run by a truly lovely woman. Would highly recommend to anyone!!

1  Thank Tim T
Reviewed 25 March 2016

The owner cooks everything herself, serves everyone, and has the perfect amount of customer interaction to make you feel warm and welcome and yet enjoy your meal in peace. The food was deliciously fresh and flavorful!

Thank Kmcuster
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Response from Mahak S | Reviewed this property |
I think you could arrange this with the manager. You will have to call them up.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 5 - US$ 10
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
1:00 PM - 10:00 PM
1:00 PM - 10:00 PM
1:00 PM - 10:00 PM
1:00 PM - 10:00 PM
1:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: (Minutes From Caledonian Tube) 45 Roman Way | minutes from Caledonian Tube, London N7 8XF, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London
  • Phone Number: +44 20 7609 9832
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