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Nyala Ethiopian Cuisine - CLOSED

1076 S Fairfax Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90019-4401
+1 323-936-5918
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good55%
  • Average2%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible0%
May 10, 2015
“Best Ethiopian in LA”
Apr 16, 2015
“Best food in Los Angeles”
Restaurant Hours
All hours
African, Ethiopian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
1076 S Fairfax Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90019-4401
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Reviewed December 5, 2013

We discovered Little Ethiopia on a previous visit to LA, and were determined to go back. We decided to try Nyala this time. We arrived early on a Saturday night, and had no problems getting a table for two. We ordered the meat combo and...More

1  Thank Tardigrade
Reviewed November 29, 2013 via mobile

We were enjoying a drive towards a friend's house when we passed a number of Ethiopian restaurants and decided to stop. Nyala was convenient so we entered. We had very good food and were very well served. We had primarily vegetarian food but the fish...More

Thank MauricioBabilonia
Reviewed November 1, 2013

Had dinner with family at Nyala Ethiopian Cuisine. We ordered the “Doro Wat” (chicken in spicy sauce) and the “Tibs” (chunks of lamb with carrots and onions). They were served together on a large "injera" sourdough flatbread, surrounded by salad, lentils, and vegetables. The chicken...More

Thank Tommy087
Reviewed September 29, 2013

Two couples and we dined here at night. Had Ethiopian beers and the combo on the spongy bread. Vegetarian, chicken and goat meat. All were delicious and easy to eat on the bread. (We ate it like you would a pizza). Service was excellent and...More

Thank 978lindas
Reviewed September 17, 2013

This is great restaurant and the taste of the meals was unforgettable. Our group of friends enjoyed every piece of food that we taste there and we were very satisfied from the service and meal too. Thank you very much for the experience.

Thank Elizabeta O
Reviewed September 17, 2013

My first Ethiopian experience and I can't wait to go back. We went on a Monday and it was in the afternoon around 2 pm. They had a vegetarian buffet but we ordered off the menu - the vegetarian sampler plate and the meat combination...More

Thank lovedasunAtlanta_GA
Reviewed May 11, 2012 via mobile

No matter the time of day or night, you beat the taste of great Abysinian food. Well here you will a bit of East Africa meets the hipness of the Fairfax District. Nyala is excellent for an all-u-can-eat vegetarian lunch (under 10.) or reasonably priced...More

Thank alldaymusick
Reviewed June 19, 2011

I have eaten at a few of the restaurants in this area now and this one stands out as having the best food and atmosphere so far. This last visit i had the vegetarian combination. My favorite is the red lentil dish, which has nice...More

1  Thank Hitcher84
Reviewed July 4, 2010

The food was very good and the service was okay

1  Thank Riyer68
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Reviewed June 22, 2009

I really like coming here, it's a totally unique experience and the flavors are to die for!

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Restaurant Details

Average prices
$12 - $30
Good for
Large groups, Families with children
Open Hours
12:30 pm - 9:30 pm
11:30 am - 10:30 pm
11:30 am - 10:30 pm
11:30 am - 10:30 pm
11:30 am - 10:30 pm
11:30 am - 10:30 pm
11:30 am - 10:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1076 S Fairfax Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90019-4401
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Los Angeles>  > Central L.A
  • Neighborhood: Central L.A
  • Phone Number: +1 323-936-5918
  • E-mail
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