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Blue Nile Ethiopian Cuisine - CLOSED

181 N Main St, Harrisonburg, VA 22802-3818
+1 540-432-6453
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good42%
  • Average9%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible6%
8 Sep 2014
“food, music and drinks.. all live and alive.”
22 Jun 2014
“Was robbed by them”
Restaurant Hours Closed
American, African, Ethiopian, Vegetarian Friendly
181 N Main St, Harrisonburg, VA 22802-3818
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Reviewed 8 September 2014

I am a traveler from Egypt! First time in Harrisonburg my friend tels me about the nile. We go there and I decide I don't want to go anywhere else! From their patio to their downstairs dance bar to their upstairs art scene the Nile...More

Thank moosebumps
Reviewed 23 June 2014 via mobile

My fiancé and I went to the blue Nile lounge and bar area located downstairs. I walked up to the bar to and ordered French fries which I paid for, them a bartender named Paul, threatened me, cursed me, and took my money. When I...More

2  Thank Jonnesaw
Reviewed 27 May 2014

Quickly served The waitress explained what we were ordering Great Happy Hour specials Tasty Food Beautifully decorated/restored restaurant space

5  Thank Toye G
Reviewed 16 May 2014

I usually don't wander into Harrisonburg, but I did wander over to the Blue Nile. It has a fine lunch buffet at a reasonable price. There were at least 10 vegetarian dishes (and two with meat), that all tasted as good as one could find...More

Thank ProfessorCharles
Reviewed 9 May 2014

While working in Cairo Egypt I had met a young lady from Addis Ababa and was introduce to Ethipian cuisene. I learned myself how to cook many Ethipian dishes and when in Washington DC I always visit Zed's for a fine meal. I was not...More

Thank Donatello A
Reviewed 11 March 2014

The food and atmosphere here is great. The prices are a bit high. I like the food a lot. For some, it may be spicy, but that is what Ethiopian food is supposed to be. Some "experts" don't consider it Ethiopian enough, whatever that means.

Thank DonnieRam
Reviewed 4 March 2014

The food is great. The Ethiopian meals on injera, the various sandwiches, the appetizers. Good beer selection. The service leaves a bit to be desired.

Thank TedGG
Reviewed 12 February 2014

Not familiar with Ethiopian Cuisine? No problem. Give this place a try and you just might be pleasantly surprised. Delightful flavors, fast friendly service and a very pleasant atmosphere. Harrisonburg is quickly becoming a dominant culinary destination in the Shenandoah Valley.

Thank millbrook2012
Reviewed 14 October 2013

This was the first time we have ever eaten Ethiopian cuisine, and we wanted to try it. Our family is vegetarian, so we enjoyed this. You eat with your hands, although they do provide silverware.The sour bread that came with the meal has a very...More

Thank Fallywalker
Reviewed 7 October 2013

I went on a Sunday morning with family to discover that the menu consisted of all the standard American breakfast items. Therefore we opted for the lunch buffet which mostly consisted of lentils with one dish each of tofu, beef, and chicken. The food was...More

Thank magicofeet
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  • Address: 181 N Main St, Harrisonburg, VA 22802-3818
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Harrisonburg
  • Phone Number: +1 540-432-6453
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