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Lalibela Ethiopian Restaurant

Avenue Lac Muhazi - Kimihurura | Remera, Kigali 250, Rwanda
+250 788 505 293
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  • Excellent29%
  • Very good49%
  • Average18%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible0%
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African, Ethiopian, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Avenue Lac Muhazi - Kimihurura | Remera, Kigali 250, Rwanda
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Reviewed December 22, 2014

My wife and I love Ethiopian food so we were keen to try Lalibela. We weren't disappointed. The restaurant, though a little tricky to find if you're a tourist, is nicely set up with gardens and a separate bar. The food is delicious and as...More

Thank Frank D
Reviewed November 16, 2014

I did not like the buffet but ordering "à la carte" you will be pleased. Each time I went there I wasn't disappointed. Doro wot is very good as well as shiro. You can also have your food deliver by them or through Hello Food....More

Thank isab10027
Reviewed November 9, 2014

Lalibela's the only Ethiopian food I've eaten, and I was kind of nervous going in. My friends and I went to the Friday night buffet, and that's the way to go. You can get up and get food as many times as you want, so...More

Thank Steve L
Reviewed November 1, 2014 via mobile

Good authentic Ethiopian food. Nicely seasoned and spiced. Like the tradition, the various stews are eaten using injera (crepes) to scoop them up. The staff is very friendly and will help you choose the food. The only warning is that during the day they only...More

Thank Suur_D
Reviewed October 17, 2014

I absolutely love Ethiopian food, so when I found this place in Kigali I decided to try it out. I have to say that the food and the coffee were delicious. I became quite the regular on Wednesdays, lady's night- you get a discount on...More

Thank ValeSJ
Reviewed October 4, 2014

I only know of Ethiopian food from the Metro, DC area in the USA -home to hundreds of thousands of Ethiopians and Eritreans. You can't go far without stumbling across a restaurant, and I've tried many. So, I do know Ethiopian food in the States...More

Thank Beth M
Reviewed September 20, 2014

Much of the food we had in Kigali was average by global standards, (unless you paid extortionate prices) - this was surprisingly impressive. Good portions, and great taste. If I'm honest I can't remember much about the ambiance, but my enduring memory is of good...More

Thank R958_James
Reviewed September 16, 2014

If you enjoy Ethiopian cuisine, this is a great restaurant. The food was fresh, the service was great. The manager was particularly attentive. The waitress guided us in selecting dishes from the menu and gave sound advice. The decor and ambience is "homely". Their fish...More

Thank Sekurut M
Reviewed July 19, 2014 via mobile

Visited with a business colleague - and shared a large vegetarian and fish selection on the huge tray with a lovely range of foods which were selected by the staff of the restaurant. If you are uncertain about what to have then just ask as...More

Thank PaulNorman117
Reviewed June 6, 2014

Lalibela has long history of their business in Kigali. Everytime I visit here, i can feel the air of Ethiopia. But one thing, the Menu was little bit difficult to read.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Full Bar
Good for
Large groups, Families with children, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Avenue Lac Muhazi - Kimihurura | Remera, Kigali 250, Rwanda
  • Location: Africa  >  Rwanda  >  Kigali Province  >  Kigali
  • Phone Number: +250 788 505 293
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