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Dashen Brewery

Road To Bahir Dar And Airport, Gonder, Ethiopia
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good48%
  • Average2%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible0%
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“roast chicken” (3 reviews)
“beer garden” (9 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
American, Bar, Pub
Road To Bahir Dar And Airport, Gonder, Ethiopia
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Reviewed August 24, 2017

This is a beer garden a little way out of town. We got a Bajaj for about 50 Birr each way. The beer here does not taste anything like the bottled Dashen. It is cloudier and much more like European IPAs. It was deliciously refreshing...More

Thank MC F
Reviewed March 19, 2017

Such a surprise to find such a beautiful garden in the dirty streets on the edge of gondar. This beergarden which attracts mostly students from closeby universities is the place to be seen. Interesting to sit there and see the younge generation dress well and...More

Thank Daniel G
Reviewed December 22, 2016

We visited the Dashen brewery, which is located a tuk-tuk ride out of Gonder, specifically because of the advertised brewery tour. We even rang beforehand to book it as we were a group of ten people. On arrival, nobody seemed to know anything about the...More

1  Thank Andrea W
Reviewed July 26, 2016

it is a fantastic experience you get here. budget friendly. service is good though test your patience.unfortunately toilets are stinking. lovers like this very much

Thank drishver
Reviewed May 15, 2016

We have visited twice and both times it has been very lively and full of locals. The beer is good and cheap and the gardens are well taken care around the large Tukuls where you sit. The food menu is short, safe, and sooo cheap...More

1  Thank Outoftheboat
Reviewed April 25, 2016

We went here because my travel buddy wanted a Dashen Beer T-Shirt. They didn't have any, but we stayed for a couple beers. They have a very nice outdoor area where you can sit and drink. I don't think it is worth a special trip...More

Thank d_kester
Reviewed January 24, 2016

This is a great, relaxed and clean beer garden set in AN ACTUAL GARDEN (rare for Ethiopia)....have fun relaxing with locals...great fresh beer and we ate some simple food as well (Spaghetti and Tibs) which was good.....we will go again....it's worth the short journey from...More

1  Thank Outoftheboat
Reviewed December 14, 2015

We stopped over in the middle of a hail storm courtesy of our colleagues, the service is not all that good but the beer is cheap and fresh

Thank Deewz
Reviewed October 14, 2015

They have the best beer and cellar in the town. The garden is also very relaxing if you wanna go there during the day time. If you want to eat something, you can order for roasted meat and you will find it yummy. If you...More

Thank Muluphysio
Reviewed October 10, 2015

I have been often to this place but I really didn't like it. I just came there for my friends because they like the cheap beer. As I am not a great beer fan they make it very difficult for me to have a nice...More

Thank Nikoletta89
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Pub
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Serves Alcohol, Seating
Good for
Large groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Road To Bahir Dar And Airport, Gonder, Ethiopia
  • Location: Africa  >  Ethiopia  >  Amhara Region  >  Gonder
This is also the factory for Dashen Beer. There is a beautiful garden seating area. It's on the way to Gonder from the Gonder airport or Bahir Dar.
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