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Utrechtsedwarsstraat 85, 1017 WD Amsterdam, The Netherlands
+31 20 622 8389
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good28%
  • Average7%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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“kitfo” (2 reviews)
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African, Ethiopian, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Utrechtsedwarsstraat 85, 1017 WD Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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11 - 20 of 52 reviews

Reviewed November 5, 2016

This was our second visit to this small but perfectly formed restaurant and again it was amazing we love this place very friendly and informative staff and out of this world food, would recommend to anyone wanting something different.

Thank James K
Reviewed July 12, 2016 via mobile

We chose this restaurant for two reasons: we have never experienced Ethiopian cuisine and the opportunity to do so was before us. Secondly, the restaurant was 200 metres from our abode and after 18km walking around Amsterdam, the thought of more exercise for dinner was...More

Thank Scott T
Reviewed June 29, 2016 via mobile

This was our first time eating Ethiopian food and it was a lovely experience. The owner/chef was very friendly and great at explaining what all the dishes were and showing us how to eat them correctly with our hands. The food was authentic, homemade and...More

Thank fraarth
Reviewed April 7, 2016 via mobile

This was a really excellent meal. We are vegan and we were spoiled for choice. They have a lot of meat dishes as well. Super yum!

Thank Lanniepod
Reviewed March 11, 2016 via mobile

The owner is a lovely woman and the food is very nice. Meat, vegetables, traditional dishes, spicy or not. I really recommend this place!

Thank Nicolas D
Reviewed February 18, 2016

I have been enjoying Ethiopian cuisine for more than 30 years, and I am happy to report that the food at Axum is the best I have ever eaten! I come from Washington, DC where there are many Ethiopian restaurants and I never expected to...More

1  Thank EverybodyisaCritic
Reviewed February 18, 2016 via mobile

That was the meal of the months. The Kitfo is fabulous, plus the Mitimitas spice: heaven! Plus a wonderful reception! Do go and enjoy the food!

Thank sanderva
Reviewed January 23, 2016 via mobile

We went to this place for dinner and we enjoyed it a lot! The atmosphere is homy, it seems to enter into someone's apartment :) We love this style! The food is super good and prices is not cheap but ok, we spent 20 euros...More

Thank frenci1986
Reviewed October 29, 2015

This was my first time at an Ethiopian restaurant. The food was delicious, and I felt I was treated as someone's private guest. Very nice people!

3  Thank Seasonedd
Reviewed September 9, 2015

Amazing food. We went on a weeknight and the place was deserted. But the staff was very courteous. I wanted to eat minchet abish and it was not on the menu but they offered to make it for me and it was delicious. Perfect ,...More

1  Thank preeti s
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Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Utrechtsedwarsstraat 85, 1017 WD Amsterdam, The Netherlands
  • Location: Europe  >  The Netherlands  >  North Holland Province  >  Amsterdam>  > Stadsdeel Zuid
  • Neighborhood: Stadsdeel Zuid
  • Phone Number: +31 20 622 8389
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