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Nile Ethiopian Restaurant

7048 International Dr, Orlando, FL 32819 (Florida Center)
407 354-0026
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Ranked #62 of 3,199 Restaurants in Orlando
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Hours:
Mon - Fri 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Sat - Sun 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Cuisines: Ethiopian
Neighborhood: Florida Center
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Good for: Special occasions
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Takeout, Late Night
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Sarnia, Canada
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20 reviews 20 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2015 via mobile

My coworkers and I were in town for a conference. We love Ethiopian food and were so glad that we found the Nile. The staff was very friendly and attentive. They made great suggestions about the menu. The food was tasty, exactly what you would expect in an Ethiopian restaurant. The honey wine is something special, but sweet! Would recommend... More 

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Senior Contributor
24 reviews 24 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2015 via mobile

I didn't know what expect when I was invited to dinner with friends at this restaurant. The food was fresh and delicious, with unique ingredients and spices. The waitress was very helpful guiding us through the menu of unknowns. Most enjoyable and fun outing in a very unique setting. Don't order a cocktail....stick to beer or wine. Trust me.

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Tallahassee, Florida
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2015

Loved the food and the experience! Get the Nile Special for Two if you want to try several different flavors. We ordered the vegetarian which was one of the best vegetarian feasts I have had the priviledge to consume. My husband, who discovered this place on a business trip, had to get his favorite, the lamb dish added on. Try... More 

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Sao Paulo, SP
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8 reviews 8 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2015

I went to the Nile Ethiopian out of curiosity and didn't regret. My hotel was around International Drive area, so if you are staying there it will be an easy spot. I am vegetarian and so I ordered the Nile Vegetarian Combination (5 vegetarian entrées) to have a more varied and complete experience. The dish was very well served for... More 

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11 reviews 11 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2015

Recently had dinner here with family. It appears to be a family run place. . Service is slow but then the place appeared to be busy. Do not go if you are planning for fine dining, it is a casual place but clean and family friendly. High point is the quality of food. It is a paradise for both vegetarians... More 

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Singapore, Singapore
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71 reviews 71 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
60 helpful votes 60 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2014

We wandered around International drive looking for something not deep fried when we stumbled across Nile Ethiopian. wow, the food was different, healthy and very tasty. the service was exceptional to.

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Laurel, MD
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39 reviews 39 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2014

Our family of 4 went here for dinner while visiting Orlando the week after Christmas. We have had authentic Ethiopian food cooked by out neighbors in their hime, and have visited several of the wonderful Ethiopian restaurants in the DC area. Nile is right on part with what we deem really good Ethiopian cuisine. Our waitress was friendly and the... More 

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Clarklake, Michigan
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74 reviews 74 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
69 helpful votes 69 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2014

My mom, sister and I ate here on our last night in Orlando and I'm so glad we did. It's in an unassuming location that we wouldn't have stumbled upon if I hadn't found it online. None of us had tried Ethiopian cuisine before but our waitress was so friendly and happy to make sure that we thoroughly enjoyed the... More 

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Scarsdale, New York
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 4, 2014

Very delicious food. My daughter was asleep and the hostess pulled a couple of chairs to make a bed for her and even gave her a pillow.

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London, United Kingdom
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35 reviews 35 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 4, 2014

We saw the ratings for this unusual restaurant and decided to try it. Firstly we had to find it - it's tucked away between the Pizza Hut and Buffalo Wild Wings at the back next to the Comedy Theatre. It is different - you eat it with your hands - the waitress showed us how you tear off some flatbread... More 

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Additional Information about Nile Ethiopian Restaurant

Address: 7048 International Dr, Orlando, FL 32819
Phone Number: 407 354-0026
Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Central Florida  >  Orlando>  > Florida Center
Open Hours:
Sunday 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Monday 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Tuesday 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Cuisine: Ethiopian

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