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Addis Ababa

Kategna Restaurant

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Certificate of Excellence2016 - 2019 Winner
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African, Ethiopian
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Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options

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All reviews injera tibs stew bread chicken ethiopian food food is consistently excellent half half big plate modern atmosphere middle class place is beautiful traditional meal locals and tourists ethiopian style doro wat i've eaten
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

I love Ethiopian food. The taste, the variety, the spices and so on. Kategna does it better than anyone. I have always enjoyed my meals there. The staff has always been helpful in recommending different combinations to ensure you get the full tradition. Excellent food,...More

Date of visit: February 2020
Thank habeshafoodlover
Misikir M, Director of Sales at Kategna Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded today

"I love Ethiopian food. The taste, the variety, the spices and so on. Kategna does it better than anyone." Thank you very much!!!

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The food is excellent it tests really good the service is also excellent the waiters are warm and friendly but it’s a bit expensive for traditional food.

Date of visit: February 2020
1  Thank Gebre_Eden
Misikir M, Director of Sales at Kategna Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded today

Traditional foods take more time and costs more money to produce. Thank you for your comments!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

So glad my friend took us to this place. I understand why it's rated as one of the best restaurants in Addis Abeba. Although, I wish they served more vegan variety during normal days of the week and not just the fasting days. The staff's...More

Date of visit: January 2020
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Misikir M, Director of Sales at Kategna Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded today

Thank you for your comments. Please come again and again!

Reviewed January 11, 2020 via mobile

We visited Kategna early in our trip to Ethiopia and it was a great start. We were the only farangi (foreigners) on our visit. The staff were helpful in guiding us through the options and the price (including local wine) was great value. We are...More

Date of visit: December 2019
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Misikir M, Director of Sales at Kategna Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded January 12, 2020

Your satisfaction is our joy. Please recommend us to many others. Thank you very much!!!

Reviewed January 9, 2020

Good place to have Ethiopian dinner. We did not what to order, but waiter helped us and brought a variety for middle table. Food was spicy but good, you et with your fingers = Ethiopian style.

Date of visit: January 2020
Thank magistros
Misikir M, Director of Sales at Kategna Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded January 12, 2020

We hope you well experienced "Ethiopian style" at Kategna. Thank you!!!

Reviewed November 15, 2019

I've eaten at many Ethiopian restaurants before but this one has the best food of all. I was impressed by the fact that all the customers were Ethiopian besides myself. The menu was quite extensive. The service was also polite and efficient. It's in an...More

Date of visit: November 2019
Thank africanman_840
Misikir M, Director of Sales at Kategna Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded December 4, 2019

Thank you very much!!!

Reviewed November 10, 2019

it is great Experience when enjoying Kategna's traditional food in a group they have an amazing Lunch and dinner for groups plus best service.

Date of visit: July 2019
Thank AmirTuji
Reviewed October 29, 2019 via mobile

I was in Addis for 7 weeks & every other day we had our lunch or dinner at different brunch of this restaurant. The quality of the food is amazing & of course the portions as well. You can request your Tibs(stir fried beef slice)...More

Date of visit: October 2019
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Reviewed October 18, 2019

We have been in the restaurant 3 weeks ago, on our first day in Ethiopia. It was wonderful and we mostly liked the coffee. On our last day we really wanted to enjoy another visit there before we take off. Unfortunately, the address as presented...More

Date of visit: October 2019
Thank YZZ7
Reviewed October 10, 2019 via mobile

I'm back at Katenya again one of my favourite traditional restaurants, you must try the breakfast and lunch combos. Great service, clean and wonderful.

Date of visit: October 2019
Thank 561ahmedy
Misikir M, Director of Sales at Kategna Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded October 11, 2019

Thank you for coming back! And We're proud meeting your expectations.

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Sorry for being late. Kategna is open from Monday to Sunday (7:00 AM-11:00 PM)
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