We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.


Argwings Kodhek Road near Elgeyo Mrakwet junction, Nairobi, Kenya
+254 20 3755418
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent40%
  • Very good44%
  • Average14%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“injera” (44 reviews)
“tibs” (18 reviews)
“mixed plate” (8 reviews)
Open Now
All hours
African, Ethiopian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
Argwings Kodhek Road near Elgeyo Mrakwet junction, Nairobi, Kenya
All Details
Write a Review
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
Reviews (338)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
  • More languages

1 - 10 of 311 reviews

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Went there for lunch at habesha. Must try the chilli shiro and the doro whatt. The ambiance is very ghetto style and could put you off easily but the food takes that away.

Thank bhums18vansh
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Incredible aesthetic its a very visually interesting place to dine out at. The staff are all polite and well trained delivering great service and their chef is a talent to behold. I stayed in Nairobi for a 10 days and I visited Habesha four times...More

Thank Adam R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Food is very nice and potions more than adequate. My favorite Ethiopian restaurant in Nairobi. Staff friendly and attentive too.

Thank Rachael C
Reviewed 7 November 2017 via mobile

The restaurant is a good place for kids plenty of room to play. The food was good but the service was rather slow.

Thank Hitan P
Reviewed 12 October 2017 via mobile

I went to this place straight from the airport. I read the reviews and I wanted to satisfy my craves for Ethiopian food. I wasn't dissapointed the food was supreme, I went with a friend of mine and he love it as well. To have...More

Thank San86Adn
Reviewed 2 October 2017 via mobile

Very good friendly service. The food itself was ok but far from amazing. We tried the mixed platter and also a goat curry. To be honest it all tastes like food from a shopping mall food court. Not bad. Not brilliant.

Thank Jonid D
Reviewed 22 September 2017 via mobile

They need to improve customer service, add wifi and change the restaurant seats they were abit tricky to do a date night

Thank Malcolm M
Reviewed 6 September 2017

The food is amazing and the staff is friendly and helpful. We are vegan and asked for fasting dishes and they happily accommodated us. We went twice during the week I was in Nairobi and when I go back this coming November, we'll definitely be...More

1  Thank deborahmL3233QP
Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

Awesome food, huge servings and very helpful staff. Price was crazy cheap for the huge quantity of food. We shared the mixed dish (I think that's what it was called). Half meat and half vegetarian styles of food eaten with spongy bread. Very authentic and...More

1  Thank Travis S
Reviewed 18 August 2017

I wanted to try something new and local so my cousin brought us here. It's my first time to try the Ethiopian food and it was amazing. The one that we ordered comes in a big platter and the bread is soft, use your hands,...More

2  Thank irahgm
Nearby Restaurants
Fogo Gaucho
86 reviews
.38 km away
Sierra Brasserie
93 reviews
.56 km away
24 reviews
.29 km away
Nearby Attractions
Yaya Centre
189 reviews
.87 km away
Jossy Travel - African Safaris
41 reviews
1.20 km away
Kenya Incentive Tours & Safaris - Day Tours
175 reviews
.56 km away
Psycho 60
14 reviews
.16 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
29 March 2015|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from habeshaeth |
Ethiopian food is vary teisty and spice wel coke like doro wot kitffo shero is our excelent food is diffrent
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 12:00 AM
9:00 AM - 12:00 AM
9:00 AM - 12:00 AM
9:00 AM - 12:00 AM
9:00 AM - 12:00 AM
9:00 AM - 12:00 AM
9:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Argwings Kodhek Road near Elgeyo Mrakwet junction, Nairobi, Kenya
  • Location: Africa  >  Kenya  >  Nairobi
  • Phone Number: +254 20 3755418
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing