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Abyssinia Ethiopian restaurant

4116 E Colfax Ave, Denver, CO 80220-1004
+1 303-316-8830
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good52%
  • Average3%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
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“injera” (6 reviews)
“dishes” (4 reviews)
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African, Ethiopian, Vegetarian Friendly
4116 E Colfax Ave, Denver, CO 80220-1004
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Reviewed November 6, 2017 via mobile

We were amazed at the delicious Ethiopian lunch we had here. We've sampled Ethiopian food in a dozen cities around the country, and this was among the best!! Good veggie sampler and fantastic lamb. Wish we lived locally.

Thank cararro
Reviewed November 6, 2017

We arrived late in the afternoon after the time the lunch buffet would normally be served so the quality of the food I would imagine would have been much better had we arrived earlier. The food is similar to East Indian but not as hot....More

Thank STAN49_12
Reviewed October 18, 2017

I love Ethiopian food and try to have it whenever I travel. This was not the best but not the worst. It was a Saturday night and only one person was serving. The service was slow. The food was standard fare. Oddly, the Injera was...More

Thank emotionalbutterfly
Reviewed May 27, 2017

First time having Ethiopian food and LOVED it. My friend and I visited at a weird time (3 something in the afternoon) and it was empty. I sincerely hope the place is packed during normal meal times because if not people are missing out! Generous...More

Thank Kindra M
Reviewed May 24, 2017

For whatever reason the restaurant we planned to go to on a Sunday night wasn't open on my last visit to Denver. Nearby was the Abyssinia Ethiopian and although I hadn't Ethiopian before, my son had been telling me how good it was. We ordered...More

Thank BishRon
Reviewed May 13, 2017 via mobile

I order from here nearly weekly. This is some of the best Ethiopian food I have ever had. One of the best restaurants of any type in Denver!

Thank Jason B
Reviewed May 13, 2017 via mobile

We are vegetarian and absolutely love the food! We order delivery through Yelp frequently. I love everything in the 7 vegetarian sampler. Abyssinia is one of the very few places I eat on a repeat basis in Denver. The food is consistently great, has lots...More

Thank summersara
Reviewed December 22, 2015

Azifa appetizer is so well spiced. We had the meat and veggie sampler plates, and everything was delicious. My daughter said it was the best Ethiopian food since Ethiopia. The grandkids loved it too - huge fistfuls of injera stuffed with meat and yes, veggies,...More

Thank msalty
Reviewed August 21, 2015 via mobile

So good. Will go back!! We just asked the owner to bring his best and he did. Delicious. The lamb was my favorite, but everything was excellent. Waiter and owner very friendly and willing to explain everything as we were not very familiar with Ethiopian...More

Thank Courtney L
Reviewed June 19, 2015

My wife and I love Ethiopian food. Since we can't get it in New Hampshire where we live, we try to find Ethiopian restaurants whenever we are in a big city. Our meal tonight was the best Ethipian food we have ever eaten. We ordered...More

Thank violistkensingtonnh
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$30 - $30
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4116 E Colfax Ave, Denver, CO 80220-1004
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Denver
  • Phone Number: +1 303-316-8830
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