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Ethiopian Restaurant

#568 of 2,609 Restaurants in Denver
₹₹ - ₹₹₹African, Ethiopian
2816 E Colfax Ave, Denver, CO 80206-1507
+1 303-322-5939
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Overview
  • Excellent63%
  • Very good18%
  • Average13%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“lamb” (3 reviews)
“flatbread” (2 reviews)
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African, Ethiopian
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2816 E Colfax Ave, Denver, CO 80206-1507
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I have been coming to this restaurant for over 30 years. The owner and his wife hand prepare all the food and serve it with the care that they would direct family members. We most recently went to celebrate a birthday and see restaurant was...More

Thank Roy B
Reviewed 23 April 2018 via mobile

After a bad experience at another restaurant we left after the first course and went to this well reviewed restaurant, I heard about from a Chicago cabbie! Greeted by chef owner and his daughter as they were at the stove by the entry. Got the...More

Thank ivey1982
Reviewed 22 January 2018

This is a small family-run restaurant (as far as I can tell without doing any research at all). There were 3-4 other tables already seated ahead of us and our food took around 30-40 minutes to arrive. We had the vegetarian combo platter. It was...More

Thank Program_monkey
Reviewed 17 October 2017 via mobile

Tonight was our first time trying Ethiopian food and it was absolutely amazing. Between my wife and I, the vegetarian entree with a couple added sides and an extra piece of bread was more than enough to fill us. The food is very flavorful, and...More

Thank Yassine A
Reviewed 19 September 2017

If you are interested in take out Ethiopian this would be a good place in that it is fairly priced and the food was good. However, the dirty restrooms, unairconditioned restaurant, very rude and extemely slow service on a night they were not quite half...More

Thank 282charlottea
Reviewed 19 August 2017 via mobile

To start with, the food is OK. Not great, but ok. I didn't expect that I would be eating it with my hands rather than cutlery but I have never had ethiopian food before. Napkins would have been nice. The food came quickly but generally...More

Thank Jamie M
Reviewed 16 November 2016

The food here is decent enough if you like Ethiopian. Having said that, the service is not great even on it's best day. On a busy night, be prepared to wait 10-15 minutes before you are even greeted.

Thank Mufcmatt21
Reviewed 18 September 2016 via mobile

Typique but not very good and very expenssive. We don't like it it's bad restaurant. No service only old men.

Thank Mohammed i
Reviewed 29 August 2016

Flavorful and delicious. I would have to rate it as one of the best Ethiopian restaurants that we have found across the nation and we do search them out. Great job. I will return.

Thank Gerald K
Reviewed 15 August 2016

Wonderfully delicious, well priced and nice space. Fast service (at least for the vegetarian special).

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Response from Laura S | Reviewed this property |
I haven't eaten there in about 3 years, but it didn't have outdoor seating then and I don't think it has the capacity (given it's location) to develop it. That said, it's still the best Ethopian food I've had anywhere in... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$ 13
Cuisine
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
4:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Monday
4:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Tuesday
4:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Wednesday
4:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Thursday
4:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Friday
4:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Saturday
4:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2816 E Colfax Ave, Denver, CO 80206-1507
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Denver
  • Phone Number: +1 303-322-5939
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