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Lucy Lounge & Restaurant

St George St | Arada Sub City, Next to National Museum, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
+251 91 114 6646
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  • Excellent24%
  • Very good53%
  • Average16%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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African, Ethiopian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
St George St | Arada Sub City, Next to National Museum, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
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Reviewed 6 days ago

In a very nice eenvironment, a good service and nice food in general. The personnel is always available and prices are quite affordable.

Thank Cheikh T
Reviewed 1 week ago

Very well located near National museum. Food and service are excellent. Nice outside seatings with some art items.

Thank claire20152015
Reviewed 1 week ago

smashing place a for a wee drink and snack. lovely layout and a couple of tortoises to keep the kids amused.

Thank markevans20
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I think the restaurant is perfectly located. Very close to the museum as well as accessible from the the other side of the street. It has a lovely atmosphere and a beautiful setting with a mix of some outdoorish and indoorish setting. Food was ordinarily...More

Thank Veudin
Reviewed April 14, 2017

Nice atmosphere, lots of euro friendly options, but food just a bit ordinary. Large restaurant, lots of outdoor seating, pleasant atmosphere, staff the usual ethiopian hospitality standard.... ie they'll wander off at the drop of hat, but thats the the norm.

Thank afroman2016
Reviewed April 12, 2017

Lucy lounge and Restaurant is a great place to visit before or after visiting the National museum. The design and style and garden and lushness makes this a cool cozy place to mingle and single out what best interest you in Addis while enjoying a...More

Thank diligentsentinel
Reviewed April 11, 2017

The Lucy Lounge is the perfect destination for lunch after a visit to the museum. The food is tasty and the setting lovely on a sunny day. The tables are arranged outside and shaded from the sun.

Thank Susan W
Reviewed April 8, 2017 via mobile

Interesting restaurant right next to the National museum offer reasonable food at affordable prices. Friendly services with good spoken English.

1  Thank Eric L
Reviewed April 4, 2017

I went to Lucy Lounge for lunch last week. To get the food in the first place, it takes about an hour then when it came it was so horrible. For three people dining the restaurant provided us with a plain soup only for two...More

1  Thank blein0942
Reviewed March 31, 2017

Went here with a group of people while visiting Addis Ababa. It was a great atmosphere! While I'm generally not a lamb person, the beg tibs were recommended to me and were actually fairly decent for lamb (trust me, that's a compliment coming from me!)...More

Thank HJE7
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar
Good for
Special occasions, Romantic, Local cuisine, Large groups, Business meetings, Families with children, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: St George St | Arada Sub City, Next to National Museum, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
  • Location: Africa  >  Ethiopia  >  Addis Ababa
  • Phone Number: +251 91 114 6646
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Just north of the National Museum, on the same side of St George, north of Arat Kilo Square