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Addis Restaurant

9 N 17th St, Richmond, VA 23219-3607
+1 804-308-3649
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Overview
  • Excellent52%
  • Very good42%
  • Average2%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“injera” (24 reviews)
“tibs” (7 reviews)
“red lentils” (5 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 21:00All hours
CUISINES
African, Ethiopian, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
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LOCATION
9 N 17th St, Richmond, VA 23219-3607
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1 - 10 of 76 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Never had Ethiopian food until tonight. Marcia was our waitress and was great! She couldn't of been better or more helpful. We recommended the 6 vegetarian dishes and 3 helped us pick 3 meat dishes. Food is served on a large pizza type pan. There...More

Thank Tunstall14
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I remember my school says in Madison with eastern African lunch box with delicious yet mild lentils. I am aware of this Ethiopian place in Richmond for a while, but just get a chance to go there. Being my first time and did not know...More

Thank SandyWang
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Met the grandchildren and parents for a Father's Day dinner with mixed results. Addis is one of the kids favorites because of the large vegetarian menu and gluten free dishes. Our only disappointment was that the beer and wine menu was not fully stocked. In...More

Thank 3Eagles
Reviewed 27 March 2017

Service was a bit slow (only one server when we were there), but the food was stunningly good. So many great flavors--really wonderful. And everything was more complex than I'd expected. I had Yebeg Alicha Wot, a lamb dish, with cabbage on the side. My...More

Thank Meriah C
Reviewed 26 March 2017 via mobile

Went here with a bunch of friends. None of us had ever had Ethiopian food so the waiter/manager made suggestions and helped us order a variety of popular dishes. Ethiopian food is mostly stews and curry that you pick up with a naan style bread...More

Thank DoctorGCP
Reviewed 21 March 2017

Great service, excellent vegetarian options, and big portions. It was nice to have a local IPA (Stone) from the bar.

Thank jcirba80
Reviewed 6 March 2017

It was fun eating with our fingers and scooping up our food with the injera bread (which is gluten free). We shared a large platter for 4 people, with 3 meats ( lamb, chicken and beef) and 3 vegetable dishes. The food was spicy and...More

Thank Mary B
Reviewed 20 February 2017

Ethiopian food is eaten with the fingers. You pick it up in pieces of injeera, a spongy, delicious bread somewhat like a crepe. As long as you're ok with that you're going to have a wonderful dining experience. We went with a Meep Up group...More

Thank tesoromiofamily
Reviewed 13 February 2017

We (27 and 28 years old) had never eaten Ethiopian food. The waitress was able to recommend the Meat Plate: Awaze Tibs, Keye Saga Wot, and the chicken tibs, though it is possible we had ordered lamb. As a vegetable we ordered the curried carrot...More

Thank irlbp
Reviewed 22 January 2017

Great food and great service. The staff is very helpful and they will make suggestions. The honey wine is great and the coffee is wonderfully strong. Chicken, lamb, beef and veggies very savory. The manager/owner even remembered me making the reservation. Will definitely go back....More

Thank elaine m
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$ 10 - US$ 15
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Television, Wheelchair Accessible
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Monday
11:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 21:00
Thursday
11:00 - 21:00
Friday
11:00 - 22:00
Saturday
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9 N 17th St, Richmond, VA 23219-3607
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Richmond
  • Phone Number: +1 804-308-3649
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