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Red Sea Cafe

670 E. Broadway Street, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada (Mt. Pleasant)
604-873-3332
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Ranked #685 of 2,799 restaurants in Vancouver
Price range: $10 - $15
Cuisines: Ethiopian
Neighborhood: Mt. Pleasant
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Neighborhood: Mt. Pleasant
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English first
Bellingham, Washington
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10 reviews 10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2013

We really enjoyed this little cafe. We thought is was nicely and creatively done inside (though simple). The man who served us was very friendly and attentive. The food was delicious! I had the spicy chicken something--so delicious! The vegetable dishes were good, but paled in comparison to that chicken dish. We love eating Ethipoian style using the delicious semi-sour... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2013 via mobile

Hands down the best in the city, and great value. We live on commercial near a number of other ethiopian spots, but always opt for Red Sea

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Vancouver, Canada
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2012

I'm long overdue to write a review for this cute family owned restaurant. As it is my favorite ethnic restaurant in Vancouver I never miss the opportunity to take my family over whenever they're visiting. My boyfriend and I have visited this friendly place on several occasions and are always happy to return. The owners are super friendly with a... More

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Scotland
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43 reviews 43 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
61 helpful votes 61 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2009

My family and I are repeat visitors to this great little place. The owner's are quite friendly, the restaurant is very clean and the food is excellent!!

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Oregon
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79 reviews 79 reviews
68 restaurant reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2009

Had never tried Ethiopian food before. Pleasantly surprised. Typically the dishes are quite spicy but not like Tabasco spicy. Very good meat and vegitarian dishes. Not a huge selection but we tried 5 dishes and enjoyed them all. Friendly, prompt service as well. Child friendly. Clean place. Not in the most upscale part of the city but don't let that... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2008

I've finally found a place that can compete with the Nyala for best Ethiopian in Vancouver. Red Sea's injera was among the best I've ever tasted, and both the meat and vegetarian dishes were lovely - perfectly spiced and very delicious. The service was friendly and nonintrusive, and the prices are excellent for what you receive. Highly recommended.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2008

Food is fantastic. Service is great. Wonderful place to go if you want something delicious and out of the ordinary.

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Vancouver, Canada
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119 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2008

Good. Friendly staff.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2008

best ethiopian in vancouver. Good food and great value.

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