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$10 - $25
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African, Ethiopian, Healthy, Wine Bar, Beer restaurants
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Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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1.0 miles from California State Capitol Museum
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Reviewed July 11, 2020 via mobile

This restaurant has stepped up to the task of enduring their excellent menu works for takeout during the covid19 pandemic. I recommend choosing one of the combos (several options for different numbers of people). We’ve loved everything we’ve tried here including meat, fish and vegetable...options. This is a very vegetarian friendly place. Bold flavors, African spices, delicious across the board.More

Date of visit: July 2020
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Reviewed February 2, 2020 via mobile

Together with my vegan daughter we stopped for lunch. Typical Ethiopian good food, just be aware of the hot/spicy dishes, otherwise delicious food.

Date of visit: February 2020
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Reviewed September 3, 2019

First time at this restaurant in downtown Sacramento, CA. Great food and attention, and at a convenient location

Date of visit: August 2019
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Reviewed July 16, 2019

We experienced Ethiopian foods of such flavors unfamiliar to us. The lunch buffet gave us the opportunity to try nearly a dozen different items and we added lamb tibbs and chicken tibbs to the vegetarian buffet. Unique and savory seasonings made the entire experience a...delight. Can't wait to broaden our taste experiences next time.More

Date of visit: July 2019
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Reviewed May 7, 2019

I have been eating Ethiopian food for years. I like to try different restaurants.I got the Kitfo and it was not what I expected. I have tasted better. But the sides were good.

Date of visit: April 2019
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Reviewed March 18, 2019

I've had the veggie platter in lots of Ethiopian places, but yesterday there was something new that I don't remember seeing before: a lovely, spicy chickpea blend. Our server asked if we wanted to have that with our veg combo instead of 3 veg combos...for the table. What a great revelation! The hot spiced tea was great. Our server came back several times to ask if we wanted more of anything, including injera. We started out with just two tables full at noon, but it filled up well by 130pm. Nice little place, plenty of food (we had two containers of leftovers), lovely service.More

Date of visit: March 2019
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Reviewed February 25, 2019

I was sad leaving LA and being so close to Little Ethiopia, but Queen Sheba doesn't disappoint! As with most Ethiopian restaurants, it is a simple restaurant, but the food is fantastic every single time. The servers are friendly. The service is fast. I always...enjoy an Ethiopian beer or wine with my dinner.More

Date of visit: January 2019
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Reviewed June 18, 2018 via mobile

Yes, I'm usually down for da tibbs, but some days I just need one of their delightful hibiscus iced teas or a fresh mango smoothie! If it's Ethiopian it's here!

Date of visit: June 2018
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Reviewed February 27, 2018

I had dinner at this restaurant and ordered the vegetarian platter as the main course with an order for doro wat as a side (doro wat is a spicy chicken dish with boiled egg). The platter was served with cabbage, lentils - two types, salad,...greens and injera bread. The doro wat was not very spicy and since it was a side dish, there was only one drumstick and one boiled egg. I wish there were better platters to order with the meat dish being the main one and additions of vegetarian items. Service was okay, but not outstanding - there was a loud couple sitting next to me which did not help and drowned out the music that was playing. The vegetable dishes had not been prepared fresh (how long does it take to make cabbage?) and the injera bread was cold (not just room temperature but cold).More

Date of visit: February 2018
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Reviewed February 23, 2018

Have been going here since it opened and have never been disappointed. Great fare, excellent service, warm atmosphere.

Date of visit: February 2018
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Frequently Asked Questions about Queen Sheba Ethiopian Restaurant

Yes, Queen Sheba Ethiopian Restaurant offers takeout services.

Yes, Queen Sheba Ethiopian Restaurant offers delivery services.

Queen Sheba Ethiopian Restaurant is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travelers:
  • Food: 4.5
  • Service: 4
  • Value: 4.5
  • Atmosphere: 4