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Nile Ethiopian Restaurant

7048 International Dr, Orlando, FL 32819-8222
+1 407-354-0026
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good28%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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7048 International Dr, Orlando, FL 32819-8222
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Four of us went; only one was experienced with the Ethiopian method of no utensils and "grabbing" food with pieces of bread. We're all adventurous and ordered the Chef's Special Combination with two extra entrees to experience Everything on the menu. The meal was served...More

Thank reginaahvogel
Reviewed 1 week ago

We really enjoyed this restaurant. The food and service were very good. Our waitress answered all our questions and was happy to offer suggestions. We selected sambusa for an appetizer. For dinner we had the chef's special combination and the yebg tibs special. It contained...More

Thank alwaysfun2travel
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went for a birthday surprise, first time eating Ethiopian food. We tried the chef combo platter. I have to say I was very intrigued and a little nervous about the food. I just hate I waited so long to try it. The food was phenomenal...More

1  Thank H3bto
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a great time here and absolutely loved the food. I'm a vegan and hubby is omni and we both found delicious food! the injera is so good. it has an authentic feel and no cutlery is offered, just the injera which again is...More

1  Thank LyseGal
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is my favorite restaurant when visiting Orlando. Well prepared, traditional dishes, in a nice setting and pleasant service. There is no more to ask for.

1  Thank Yvonne K
Reviewed 17 June 2017

Wanted to try different cuisines to eat on our trip to Orlando. What a pleasant surprise this place was. Lovely food, lovely staff, reasonable prices too.

1  Thank sb6ugs
Reviewed 14 June 2017 via mobile

I found thus great place in 2014 while in Orlando for training. I absolutley loved it. The atmosphere and food were both fantastic. Training for work brought me back to Orlando and I was pleased to see this place was still open. That being said,...More

1  Thank Kyle S
Reviewed 5 May 2017

This is one of our favorite restaurants in Orlando. First, we don’t care for chain restaurants, fast food, or too much of the make-believe world outside. We like adventures and authenticity; the Nile is no-faux, the real-deal. Unless you’ve already tried Ethiopian food and know...More

1  Thank Joseph L
Reviewed 27 April 2017

We picked up our son and his girlfriend at the airport and we wanted to take the somewhere different for dinner. On a whim, we chose the Nile Ethiopian Restaurant. I don't think any of us ate Ethiopian food before although my wife had read...More

1  Thank TravelJer
Reviewed 12 April 2017 via mobile

Located in a strip mall near International Dr. and Universal, this unassuming restaurant from the outside, transforms the moment you all in the door and are greeted by all the wonderful aromas coming from the kitchen. Over the years I've eaten at several Ethiopian restaurants...More

2  Thank TampaSpazz
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Kim A
23 April 2017|
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Response from Ken_Kahn | Reviewed this property |
The owners import ingredients from Ethiopia. The owners and (largely) the staff are Ethiopian. I asked our waitress (who had a deep accent), how the food compared to what she ate at in Ethiopia? She said, "We eat this... More
21 August 2016|
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Response from Ross H | Reviewed this property |
Yes I'm sure it would be fine. As another traveller has said, the food is very different to Western cuisine, so the kids would need to be prepared for that. But the Nile staff would make your kids incredibly welcome and feel... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7048 International Dr, Orlando, FL 32819-8222
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Central Florida  >  Orlando>  > Florida Center
  • Neighbourhood: Florida Center
  • Phone Number: +1 407-354-0026
  • E-mail
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