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Zeret Kitchen

#10 of 17,567 Restaurants in London
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216-218 Camberwell Road, London SE5 0ED, England
+44 20 7701 8587
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13:00 - 23:00
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Sun - Sat 13:00 - 23:00
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Austin, Nevada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

real better and very fresh foods i had. ;;;;;;;;;; excellent foods friendly service, good price, and nice place

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Cork, Ireland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Wow. Huge portions, great tasting food, great wine, great prices and the staff were incredibly helpful and friendly. So happy I found this place - cant wait to go back! Thank you for an amazing evening!

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Thank Skibbereen6
London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

In a very standardised world it is refreshing to come across such an authentic place. Simple, delicious food with subtle tasty and spicy flavours take you to a journey in Ethiopia. Great friendly service, plus the unusual experience of eating without cutlery. We spent a lovely evening with one of the best food we ever had.

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Thank Xalicent
London, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Visited with a friend who is a vegetarian. Had mixed selection of vegetarian options - all excellent, and washed down with Ethiopian Beer - St George. The staff couldn't have been nicer. Will definitely go back. Well done!

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Thank Markey_Mark_2012
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It was a bit tricky to find (taxi with a dodgy sat-nav probably didn't help) but I had probably the nicest tibbs I've ever had here. Absolutely perfect food if you do like Ethiopian (and who doesn't!) It was lunch time so quite quiet but apparently very busy later on.

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Thank Wilde_Thingy
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Nice discovery: real good fresh and balanced food, friendly service and nice atmosphere. I'd say not to be missed in this area of London. And order a coffee: it's just unique!

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Thank axel_bxl
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I have been to a number of other Ethiopian restaurants in London; but Zeret is in a category of its own; it is simply the best Ethiopian cuisine in town. What distinguishes Zeret from the rest is its serene atmosphere, exquisite service and scrumptious Ethiopian dishes. The veggie varieties, kitfo, dullet and quanta-tibse are second to none. I always feel... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I went here tonight for the first time to celebrate my birthday. We were a party of 3 adults and 3 teenagers and we booked a table for 3pm. The place was almost empty when we got there but started filling up quickly after an hour. The hostess was very welcoming. I think she guessed we were new to Ethiopian... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Very very good Ethiopian good and wonderful service. Very much enjoyed our visit and would definitely come back!

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We went to zeret after looking at the reviews and we were not disappointed. Good food, great service, nice ambience. We were even given some extra chickpea side dish for our left over injeras that was on the house. I give a 4 and not a 5 because we found the food sour and felt we have had more flavorful... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
African, Ethiopian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Buffet
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Sunday
13:00 - 23:00
Monday
13:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
13:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
13:00 - 23:00
Thursday
13:00 - 23:00
Friday
13:00 - 23:00
Saturday
13:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 216-218 Camberwell Road, London SE5 0ED, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London
  • Phone Number: +44 20 7701 8587
Description
Lovers of Ethiopian cuisine and adventurous foodies will appreciate this bright, clean and modern restaurant in Camberwell that prides itself on its family recipes and dedication to authentic Ethiopian traditions. Zeret itself is a name that comes from a small village in northern Ethiopia, and the menu includes mostly chicken, lamb and beef stews made with butter, garlic and ginger served on pancake-like flatbread called enjera. All the food here is delicious, and the dining room is decorated with colourful placemats, potted palms and simple white walls. Perfect for communal/sharing meals with friends and family, the Zeret Kitchen has attentive staff and a relaxed atmosphere ��� don't miss the Ethiopian style chicken cooked with green chillies, herbs and spices.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?