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#454 of 2,409 Restaurants in Austin
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Ethiopian
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Vegetarian Friendly
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Lunch, Dinner
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3.8 miles from Texas State Capitol
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Reviewed January 5, 2020

Was on a business trip and stopped in for dinner. What gem this place is. The bar is moderately stocked with an OK selection of whiskey, bourbon and scotches. The staff was excellent, some of the best service I have ever had. Really a nice...More

Date of visit: January 2020
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Reviewed November 5, 2019 via mobile

We were unsure about this gem due to its location. Fortunately we went and it is now one of our favorite places! If you are looking for something that is not BBQ or Tex Mex, this restaurant is a must!

Date of visit: November 2019
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Reviewed September 1, 2019 via mobile

This is my second time at an Ethiopian restaurant. We were trying for a long time to try another Ethiopian place and this place didn’t disappoint. The place is located next to the highway so you have to be careful in finding this place. We...More

Date of visit: August 2019
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Reviewed April 13, 2019 via mobile

Went here at the start of our road trip and was really impressed by the food here, ignore the outside as it’s not a very inviting area but worth it once you get inside. Especially recommend the vegetarian sharing platter, a great variety of textures...More

Date of visit: April 2019
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Reviewed July 22, 2018 via mobile

We had combination vegetarian platter, Dorbo Tibs (chicken), and Doro Key Wot (Chicken) for dinner. Doro Tibs was the best of the three while Veg platter was the least favorite of three. Food overall was very satisfying, and service quite good. If we were in...More

Date of visit: July 2018
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Reviewed July 9, 2018 via mobile

I went here for dinner at about 5:00pm on a Monday while on a business trip. I confessed my ignorance of Ethiopian cuisine to my waiter and he graciously assisted me with ordering. He expressed his concern that the beef combo plate that I selected...More

Date of visit: July 2018
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Reviewed July 7, 2018 via mobile

The outside of the restaurant appears a bit rundown and off putting. If we hadn’t know the food was good, I’d have not gone inside. The interior decor was clean and spacious (see pics I took). We went late lunchtime and there were just a...More

Date of visit: July 2018
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Reviewed July 2, 2018

We went there for the first time to try what the reviews say is a wonderful food. We arrived and waited to be seated. The waitress offered a table for 3 (we were 4 people). We asked for a table where we could the four...More

Date of visit: June 2018
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Reviewed June 23, 2018

I found the vegetarian options to be lacking. The potato dish was good but it was just potatoes. The beets were good but the "bread" was too sour and not satisfying. It was fun to try though!

Date of visit: May 2018
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Reviewed January 6, 2018

I thoroughly enjoy Ethiopian food and this restaurant seemed perfect, it is in my area, the food received rave reviews and the setting was rather lovely. The first time I dined was with friends and the food, true to the hype, was quite nice. the...More

Date of visit: January 2018
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