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Jebena

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Kungsklippan, Stockholm 112 25, Sweden
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2:30 pm - 11:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Thu 2:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Fri 2:30 pm - 12:00 am
Sat 2:30 pm - 3:00 am
Dining options: Dinner

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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Exotic and spicy!

In a cozy environment, down by the entrance to the subway (underground level), you find this eritrean restaurant. How can that be cozy, you think? The red stone walls frame it beautifully and gives it a unique atmosphere :) If you're into hot food, this is just the place for you. Their berbersauce... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 20, 2015
A-K_Sjoberg
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Stockholm, Sweden
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21 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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Stockholm, Sweden
Senior Contributor
22 reviews 22 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015

In a cozy environment, down by the entrance to the subway (underground level), you find this eritrean restaurant. How can that be cozy, you think? The red stone walls frame it beautifully and gives it a unique atmosphere :) If you're into hot food, this is just the place for you. Their berbersauce puts the H in hot! They put... More 

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Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
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17 reviews 17 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2015

We walked by this restaurant every day for a week or two, it is in the Metro underground stop, it doesn't look that great from the outside but it usually was busy. Our curiosity got the best of us and we went in for dinner. When we arrived early on a Saturday we were asked if we had a reservation,... More 

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Copenhagen, Denmark
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2014

I love Stockholm's metro and when our friends told us to go for dinner to an ethiopian restaurant placed IN a metro station I just couldn't say no. We got there by 9pm on a buzy Friday night and the service was pretty fast for such a rush hour. The food sadly wasn't that good. In my opinion it lacked... More 

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Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
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25 reviews 25 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2014

As becomes readily apparent when one walks around, Stockholm has a decently-sized Ethiopian/Eritrean community. Sadly, the excellent Ethiopian restaurant in Miami closed a number of years ago, so it is a cuisine I get cravings for when I travel. Jebena did not disappoint. There was quite a buzz about the place, with the Eritrean jazz just loud enough to be... More 

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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2014

Excellent cuisine Fascinating atmosphere Friendly personnel Great quality/price ratio The music is pleasant and not disturbing the conversation Cozy location at rådhuset tunnelbana station

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London
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16 reviews 16 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2014

There was no option to give this establishment no rating marks so I had to give it one but it doesn't deserve it. It is located underground in a metro station which is a bit strange but does make it easy to get to. The restaurant is filthy and the toilets are disgusting; the decor is sort of African working... More 

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Geneva, Switzerland
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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2014

Underground in a subway station is not where you'd expect to find such a gem! It's pretty dark inside with dim lighting. The atmosphere is quite intimate and cosy. There is a lot of seating over two floors. The food is just fantastic and very cheap by Stockholm standards. Vegetarians are catered for too. They also have a decent cocktail... More 

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Stockholm, Sweden
Top Contributor
95 reviews 95 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
54 helpful votes 54 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2013

It's quite weird to have a restaurant in the metro underpass. I've passed this restaurant several times for two years but only tried it now. The interior is quite nice. The food is authentic African food. They have quite a lot of vegetarian dishes too. Probably the best choice is a mixed plate. Be prepared to eat with your hands!... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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10 reviews 10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2013

This place is Eritrean rather than Ethiopian and is tricky to locate above ground - don't be fooled by the Kingsklippan street address on their website - it's actually down in the metro station. If you are not coming by the tunnelbana but are at street level on Kingsklippan, there is a lift (hiss) down to the metro station and... More 

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Asker, Norway
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4 reviews 4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2013 via mobile

Ate ethiopian/eritrean zigni and zebhi and it was delicious! Nice staff and atmosphere. A bottle of really good south african dry wine and more food than we (2) could eat for only 390 SEK. Everybody should try this reataurant!

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Kungsklippan, Stockholm 112 25, Sweden
  • Location: Europe  >  Sweden  >  Stockholm County  >  Stockholm>  > Kungsholmen
  • Neighborhood: Kungsholmen

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: African
Open Hours
Sunday
2:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Monday
2:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
2:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
2:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Thursday
2:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Friday
2:30 pm - 12:00 am
Saturday
2:30 pm - 3:00 am

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