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Adulis Restaurant

#426 of 6,354 Restaurants in Milan
Certificate of Excellence
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Neighbourhood:
Citta Studi
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Via Melzo 24, 20129 Milan, Italy
+39 02 2951 5816
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10:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 00:00
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Tue - Sun 10:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 00:00
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Tulum, Mexico
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93 reviews
77 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 October 2016 via mobile

This is the place to eat a great zighini. Well done, well presented and fast served. You really has to experience the spicy explosion of flavor this meal can give to you. At least once ;) I suggest the lamb one or the mix. They have also the veg option.

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Thank draculina
Chicago, Illinois
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38 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 October 2016 via mobile

My boyfriend and I wanted to experiment with a cuisine that we have never tried before. We were very happy with our meal here. Adulis specializes in cuisine from Eritrea. Since we had no idea what was on the menu, the waiter was happy to explain everything to us. We ended up getting the appetizer (almost like a fried samosa... More 

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Thank Natalie D
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 August 2016 via mobile

Excellent Ethiopian/ Eritrean food with unbelievable flavours very nice and friendly service and the owner himself was very friendly to have chat with us.

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Thank King D
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 January 2016

I usually go to this restaurant at least once a month, the food is not varied but so tasty. This is a proper Eritrean restaurant, I suggest to get sambussa as starter and then the spicy beef zighini, with some african wine or beer. Don't forget the tea at the end of your meal, sweet ad spicy.

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1 Thank Alice C
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7 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 January 2016 via mobile

Eat good and have fun using hands to eat. First time eating African food and it was fantastic. Highly recommended, mostly mixed typical dish.

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Thank Fabio S
Palermo, Italy
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21 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2015

Probably interesting that's it. We ordered for two, I felt it corresponded to just one people italian meal. I felt like paying for two with the service for one, too much.

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Thank stepic7
Northern Italy
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65 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 August 2015 via mobile

Very friendly. Never made an issue about my 2 dogs. Love the original African ambience. The samosa is very good but the zighny is just fabulous. I have a mixed plate with lamb, beed, chicken, spinach, lentils, salad, potatoes and cabbage and more. 3 types of desserts. Excellent. I find it addictive!

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1 Thank LucyJeannie
Oceanside, California
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9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 August 2015 via mobile

Stayed near by and tried this place by chance since they open at 1830 and we have kids. I'm not that familiar with Eritrean food but the food was excellent and the service very friendly. They made a special plate for the kids that wasn't spicy and they said it was great. Highly recommended if you are in the area... More 

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Poitiers, France
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 June 2015

It was a wonderful restaurant. Beautifully decorated, different style seating, a cultural experience. I can't for the life of me tell you what I ate, but it was amazing. I believe the first course we had was called "Sambosa". Fried meat-filled dumplings, similar to the Indian Samosa...well, I could've eaten a few of those and been completely satisfied! The presentation... More 

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1 Thank Dionna L
United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 May 2015

Best food with very good environment, with specific design of the restaurent... Food was amaging as i am a meat lover, i just loved the eritrian food...

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 18 - US$ 27
Cuisine
African, Ethiopian, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups, Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 00:00
Tuesday
10:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
10:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 00:00
Thursday
10:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 00:00
Friday
10:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 00:00
Saturday
10:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Melzo 24, 20129 Milan, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Lombardy  >  Milan>  > Citta Studi
  • Neighbourhood: Citta Studi
  • Phone Number: +39 02 2951 5816

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

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Citta Studi
Città Studi is the University District of Milan, where students and professionals come and go. Its heart is Piazza Leonardo, where the College of Engineering and the School of Architecture reside. In the square, you can enjoy the works of the street artist PAO. Come to Città Studi with a thirsty belly and you’ll be satisfied, it’s well known for the production of artisan beer.
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