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Queen of Sheba

2804 Taylorsville Rd, Louisville, KY 40205
502-459-6301
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Ranked #77 of 1,516 Restaurants in Louisville
Price range: $10 - $15
Hours:
Sun 9:00 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Mon - Thu 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Mon - Sat 11:30 am - 2:30 pm
Fri - Sat 5:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Cuisines: Ethiopian
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Dining options: Buffet
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English first
Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

This is such a cute little nook to go to. The steak and potatoes person should NOT go here. If you like to explore the untrodden with your palate, you will be amazed at the flavors you enjoy here. These folks really know how to make food go into orbit.

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Top Contributor
57 reviews 57 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

Not your everyday food. The food is excellent and the service is friendly. If you're not into an adventure ask for a fork.

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Louisville, Kentucky
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014

Wonderful place, great food, especially the tilapia. Spicy, served on a large plate to share, forks available on request, but use the roll of Ethiopian bread!

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Senior Contributor
25 reviews 25 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

Ethiopian food is special. It has interesting spices but not spicy. The injera bread adds a touch of taste to everything you eat. A health and balanced meal is easy to get. Strongly recommend.

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Tropicalfire
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30 reviews 30 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2014 via mobile

Not super fancy but excellent food and service. My wife and I shared an appetizer with spinach and cottage cheese that was very good. Then we shared a vegetarian sampler for two which was also delicious. Our waitress was friendly and efficient. The prices seem very reasonable. We are in Louisville for a short vacation but hope to get back... More 

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Louisville, Kentucky
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15 reviews 15 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2014

What can I say, I have only lived in Louisville for about 1 year, but this is still my favorite restaurant in town so far. Amazing lamb and veggie dishes and a friendly service. Although the facility might be nicer, the food easily gets my 5 stars.

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Top Contributor
53 reviews 53 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2014

I'm a fan of this restaurant..!! :) The food is good..! Awesome! I love their vegetarian dishes.. Injera, lentils n their veg soup is good.. Sambusa is similar to Indian Samosas.. :) Took me by surprise! We eat d same veg dishes every-time, never disappoints us. I recommend it to people who would love to try a different veg dish..... More 

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Louisville, Kentucky, United States
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10 reviews 10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2014

My first visit to the Queen was for a college class final. I was very reluctant to go because I had never stepped outside the "American food" box. So glad I went. The Queen of Sheba will not disappoint. The food is fresh and the taste is out of this world, literally! You can really tell it's not a chain... More 

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Indianapolis, Indiana
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123 reviews 123 reviews
84 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2013

This gem is located across from Bowman Field ( the local airport that personal planes fly in and out of). As we entered on a very busy night, we were greeted by a very friendly gentleman. The lighting is difficult to read the menu, bring a flashlight. If you are a vegetarian, there are quite a few choices. Actually, I... More 

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Kentucky
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29 reviews 29 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2013

The outside is a little deceiving; the restaurant looks like it might have been a Dairy Queen at some point in the past, but as soon as I stepped inside, it was like being in east Africa. I spent the better part of a year in east Africa, and the smell of the spices, etc. was definitely authentic. My wife... More 

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Additional Information about Queen of Sheba

Address: 2804 Taylorsville Rd, Louisville, KY 40205
Phone Number: 502-459-6301
Location: United States  >  Kentucky (KY)  >  Louisville
Open Hours:
Sunday 9:00 am - 2:30 pm  5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Monday 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm  11:30 am - 2:30 pm
Tuesday 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm  11:30 am - 2:30 pm
Wednesday 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm  11:30 am - 2:30 pm
Thursday 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm  11:30 am - 2:30 pm
Friday 11:30 am - 2:30 pm  5:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Saturday 11:30 am - 2:30 pm  5:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Average Prices: USD 10 - 15
Cuisine: Ethiopian

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