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Zeret Kitchen

216-218 Camberwell Road, London SE5 0ED, England
+44 20 7701 8587
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  • Excellent82%
  • Very good15%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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1:00 PM - 11:00 PM Hours
African, Ethiopian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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216-218 Camberwell Road, London SE5 0ED, England
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Reviewed 4 days ago

It is 100% ethiopian cuisine and reminds me of the food back home so much. Friendly staff and they know the food well.

Thank EthiopeMan
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Out of the blue we decided to try a African food. And it was definitely worth the visit! Food delicious. We tried the sharer platter. Great way to try a number of dishes.

Thank CherylDR
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A group of three of us attending on Saturday night. We arrived just before 7 and the place was already very busy. With some guidance from the waitress, we ordered the sharing platter plus an extra dish. The food came fairly quickly and was delicious....More

Thank Yvonnesuffolk
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

great location and staff is very helpful.hope to come back with my family !!!! we love ethiopian food

Thank knight1970
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Whenever we come here we go away happy as Larry. Wonderfully tasty, authentic Ethiopian food. Zeret we love you.

Thank Ollie M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I was really pleasantly surprised by just how much choice there was for people who do not eat meat (I would recommend the vegan selection plate so you can try bits ofeverything). When the food arrived it was a generous portion and really delicious -...More

Thank Jamie W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Our first time at an Ethiopian restaurant....we chose the right place. Food was amazing...staff very helpful. Restaurant was full, glad we booked! I would have given 5 stars, however, do to the group of 20 young women who were extremely noisy, we had to ask...More

Thank Graeme G
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

I just sat down to a wonderful Ethiopian lunch served by two of the friendliest staff you could ever meet. I ordered the lean and spicy lamb with fresh red and green lentils served over a gigantic spongy and perfectly prepared injera. Very satisfied and...More

2  Thank scudman
Reviewed 19 April 2018

I have been back and forth between Ethiopia and London over the last years and Zeret Kitchen brings me back there in one second. Nowhere else you will find the authentic tastes of the delicious Ethiopian spices and for such a good price. A plus:...More

Thank alixguibert
Reviewed 17 April 2018 via mobile

We visited Zeret Kitchen after reading some great reviews and we were not disappointed! From the moment we stepped through the door, we were made to feel welcome by friendly and professional staff, who recommended the house favourite vegan selection - A dream come true...More

Thank gentlelentil22
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Nima Z
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Matthew T
25 October 2017|
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Response from Scrope1 | Reviewed this property |
We ate the Zeret Surprise as it contained many examples of the cuisine. From memory, there weren't any hot [spicy] dishes and several, including vegetarian and meat-based, were very mild. There were young children eating [of... More
Phoebe T
5 July 2017|
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Response from jos_purr | Reviewed this property |
Yes, I would highly recommend reserving a table in advance
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Buffet
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
1:00 PM - 11:00 PM
1:00 PM - 11:00 PM
1:00 PM - 11:00 PM
1:00 PM - 11:00 PM
1:00 PM - 11:00 PM
1:00 PM - 11:00 PM
1:00 PM - 11:00 PM
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
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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