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Horn of Africa

Strandgaten 212, Bergen 5004, Norway
+47 954 25 250
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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good18%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“pancakes” (21 reviews)
“mixed platter” (6 reviews)
“injera” (7 reviews)
Open Now
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM Hours
African, Ethiopian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Strandgaten 212, Bergen 5004, Norway
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Horn of Africa has to my knowledge, a staff of two! And yet the food tastes as there must have been more people involved. Having a taste of african/ethiopian food-culture, as well as a non-western interior, is a great way of "travelling" abroad. Thank you...More

Thank Odd Einar A
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We ordered a sharing plate, with the most juice chicken and meat, and super soft and yummy bread. I love it when you don't need a fork or knife. You get so much food for a fair price, and the staff is very friendly and...More

Thank Paleimpala
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had a good evening at horn of afrika. The food was lovely and the service was excellent. Nicenicenice Very full

Thank Anne V
Reviewed 1 week ago

It was a wonderful experience getting something special and African for a change. The food was excellent and the service was superb. The price too was very moderate. The atmosphere in the restaurant felt welcoming. It was a good feeling - coming closer to Africa...More

Thank Emmanuel O
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Our dinner at Horn of Africa was easily the best value for money - and taste! - that we’ve had in our time in Norway. The shared mix platter is a fantastic way to sample a range of dishes and the waiter who runs the...More

Thank Frances S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited this gem of a restaurant last night, and kicking my self behind for not making my way out to Nordnes before. This is an amazing experience if you enjoy spicy and great food. The place is way out in Strandgaten so I advise that...More

Thank Nina R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I tried the mixed platter for 2 with injera and enjoyed it immensely. It was as good, or better, than any Ethiopian food we’ve had before. So tasty and very authentic. Jonas and Zizi, the delightful couple who run the restaurant and...More

Thank WendyTanner
Reviewed July 9, 2018 via mobile

Great food and great people who run the place. Always choose the shared vegetarian platter and it’s plenty of food for 2. If it’s your first time there, they’ll take their time explaining how the food is eaten and what the different dishes are.

Thank frkmadde
Reviewed July 4, 2018 via mobile

Got there 9PM wednesday and it was aviable table. The waiter was soooo nice. I recommend this play 100 days a week

Thank bjornlindahl
Reviewed June 25, 2018

I've been here a few times and have always enjoyed it. The service is great and the food is so good. Ethiopian may not be for everyone (normally you'd order a shared plate and eat with your hands) - but I would recommend everyone to...More

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May 26, 2017|
Response from GreciaMB | Reviewed this property |
As far as I know they are open know, just closed on Mondays ;)
Kvalborg .
August 29, 2016|
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Response from YonasBeyene | Property representative |
Yes we can serve all the dishes with rice also.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Families with children, Large groups, Romantic, Special occasions, Kids
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Strandgaten 212, Bergen 5004, Norway
  • Location: Europe  >  Norway  >  Western Norway  >  Hordaland  >  Bergen
  • Phone Number: +47 954 25 250
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