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2000 Habesha Cultural Restaurant

Bole, K03/05, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
+251-116-182253/58
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Ranked #13 of 138 Restaurants in Addis Ababa
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
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Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
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Khartoum, Sudan
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16 reviews 16 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

Great food and ambience. For some reason, its decor theme is Ethiopian Airlines but if you don't let the hanging model airplane distract you, the food and service are flawless.

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London, United Kingdom
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51 reviews 51 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2014

Was not expecting much, these touristy things are normally poor food and lame dancing. But the food especially the black lentil stew was lovely lots of vegetarian choices. The dancing was great. No idea how authentic it was but it was fun

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Dongguan, China
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105 reviews 105 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
59 helpful votes 59 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014

This restaurant offers a buffet of traditional food and a stage show of enthusiatic dancing and singing. It's touristy, but fun. Be sure to try the local injera bread. Pungent and a bit of an acquired taste for foreigners, but not to be missed. The service is very friendly and the dancers were great to watch. Try to sit down... More

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18 reviews 18 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

This place serves very good traditional food. The traditional buffet is great, because it's a great opportunity to try many different traditional dishes, and the quality is very good. They have a dancing and singing show that is very interesting and nice, but the place is very touristic and the show didn't strike me as very authentic. The main caveat... More

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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41 reviews 41 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014

I loved my night here! It is very touristy but a must for anyone visiting Ethiopia. You get giant platters of injera and wot plus live dancing and music. It is really cool! You will not leave hungry.

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Cairo, Egypt
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109 reviews 109 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
59 helpful votes 59 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014

I imagine that this could be a very nice and fun experience. However, we thought that we'd made reservations and somehow that was not the case. We ended up on a corner of the restaurant near the bathrooms. It was fine, but the wait staff seems annoyed/unattentive and borderline rude. The food was okay, but we ordered from the menu... More

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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21 reviews 21 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2014

Loved the song and dance sessions held here and add to that the amazing traditional food and drinks served is amazing. The dancers are very energetic and keep the crowd entertained, its more of a stage show experience than an eat-out place. Must try drink - Tej!!

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Genève
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111 reviews 111 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2014

This is a place really made for tourists and a lot of groups come here. The food is good, there are some dances given (not really typical but made for the show). The atmosphere is funny. You should not take this restaurant too seriously but come for the ambiance.

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Abuja
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

Had an after meeting Dinner here on the 25th of June. Hmmm, the entire experience here was exhilirating. The cultural setting was entirely captivating for me coming from Nigeria. Would love to get back this awesome place.

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Puyallup, Washington
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23 reviews 23 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2014

2000 Habesha is one of the best cultural restaurants in Addis. Its more expensive than the others, but the music and dancing is better. And its a larger restaurant. They serve buffet style or at full service at your table. There was a wedding party dining with us, which made the evening even more enjoyable. The downside was that they'll... More

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Address: Bole, K03/05, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
Phone Number: +251-116-182253/58
Location: Africa  >  Ethiopia  >  Addis Ababa

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