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Im Herzen Afrikas

Gutleutstrasse 13, 60329 Frankfurt, Hesse, Germany (Bahnhofsviertel)
069 / 24 24 60 80
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Ranked #7 of 1,766 Restaurants in Frankfurt
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $0 - $22
Cuisines: African
Neighborhood: Bahnhofsviertel
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Good for: Romance
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night, Dessert
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English first
Frankfurt, Germany
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2014 NEW

Very cosy environment with a nice and friendly staff. The food is amazing if you like non-German and well-seasoned food.

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Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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68 reviews 68 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2014

The idea is brillant. The restauramt imitates an african tend, with chairs, table and bar made of wood. Very tasty food and reasonable portion and price for two persons. Different flavours, spices and textures. The beer is good and the staff is very kind, polite and helpful. The floor is sand and you are invited to take your shoes of... More

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22 reviews 22 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2014

We were seated in the "tree house" which was quite cool. Each table was different, but cozy. Amazing cocktails (I was told to try "red sea" by a friend, and our waitress said "that's the good one! "), and they brew their own beer. Food was delicious, we got a platter (where you get to choose one meat dish and... More

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Warsaw, Poland
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40 reviews 40 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014

The place is interesting, you sit in the sand in a kind of tent but the food was awful... Sorry, not my taste at all. Bread is not a real bread, meat was without any taste, salsa too spicy. Nice service but the kitchen is not for my taste...

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Frankfurt, Germany
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27 reviews 27 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2014

We went to this place after visiting the English Theatre nearby and it rounded off a thoroughly enjoyable evening with friends perfectly. The staff were very friendly and accommodating, even extending the opening hours of the kitchen to serve latecomers from the theatre. The food is very tasty, original and very reasonable in price. I liked the experience of stretching... More

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Frankfurt, Germany
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

We keep coming back to "Im Herzen Afrikas", for the delicious Eritrean food, friendly staff and unique atmosphere, and often when we have friends visiting from out of town. The food might not be as authentic as in other Eritrean/Ethiopian restaurants, but it is always tasty and flavorful, and always served in a friendly way. The decor is creative and... More

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Beijing, China
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19 reviews 19 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014

We enjoyed the stay at Herzens Afrikas and really felt to be somewhere else but Germany. The food was nice and simple served. Personally, the african spices are not our favourite but we still go there to enjoy the delicious banana creme!

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Aalborg, Denmark
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10 reviews 10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014

Went there on a Monday evening with no reservation. The place was almost full but we just had to wait for 5 minutes to get seats. Staff was very kind and helpful. Nice atmosphere with low lights, even lower chairs and sand on the floor. Had the "mixed" plate for 2 where you choose two meats and three greens from... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2014

Went there on a Monday evening with no reservation. The place was almost full but we just had to wait for 5 minutes to get seats. Staff was very kind and helpful. Nice atmosphere with low lights, even lower chairs and sand on the floor. Had the "mixed" plate for 2 where you choose two meats and three greens from... More

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Nairobi, Kenya
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39 reviews 39 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2014

What a delight! This is a popular restuarant, so make reservations. They have a "tree house" for a group of 3 or less (or more if you're small people!). They also have a mud hut which can fit a larger group. Can be confusing because there are two parts, both take reservations. We went in the first one we came... More

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Additional Information about Im Herzen Afrikas

Address: Gutleutstrasse 13, 60329 Frankfurt, Hesse, Germany
Phone Number: 069 / 24 24 60 80
Location: Europe  >  Germany  >  Hesse  >  Frankfurt>  > Bahnhofsviertel
Average Prices: USD 0 - 22
Cuisine: African

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