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Fasika Ethiopian Restaurant

145 Broadway, Somerville, MA 02145-2132
+1 617-628-9300
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good55%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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African, Ethiopian, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
145 Broadway, Somerville, MA 02145-2132
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Reviewed May 13, 2018 via mobile

Went there to have our 1st Ethiopian experience. Had the combo for 2, where u can choose 4 vegetarian and 3 meat dishes. Got very full, but didn’t feel heavy on the stomach. Really enjoyed the Ethiopian beer and honey semi dry white wine. On...More

Thank Minh-Anh Q
Reviewed March 20, 2018

Ordered online from their website - arrived 30min later and they had no knowledge of my order or what I ordered, claimed that they sometimes don't get the online order and have to look for it. Waited 10-15 min for the food at the restaurant....More

Thank Jenny T
Reviewed October 18, 2017

We wandered in here for a Sunday Family Dinner. There were seven of us. We all enjoyed the food and drink here! We had two complaints. 1. The service was on the slow side and 2. We were a little crowded in where we were...More

Thank Brian R
Reviewed August 27, 2017

Had to order take out but I enjoyed eating the lamb and vegetables. I will be coming back to sit and enjoy the meal at the restaurant and try something new. Nice clean restaurants with reasonable prices.

Thank LadyYolanda411
Reviewed July 12, 2017

Come hungry, and leave full! This was a solid find. Authentic Ethiopian food, and decent service--you might have to flag someone down, but they're happy to help once you do. The only think I would knock it for was the inside was kind of cramped...More

Thank Joe P
Reviewed July 8, 2017 via mobile

Chose this particular Ethiopian restaurant over the others on the recommendation of some locals. The food was hands-down, the best Ethiopian we've ever eaten....and that's based on eating at Ethiopian restaurants in D.C., Denver, Atlanta, Tampa and Orlando. The combo selections were suggested by the...More

Thank Brian F
Reviewed June 25, 2017 via mobile

I came here never having had Ethiopian food before and was pleasantly surprised! You use a bread to pickup the food (so you're eating with your hands). I thought the food was so flavorful. we ordered the combination platter for 2 and my absolute favorites...More

Thank landladytina
Reviewed April 18, 2017

since we had a coupon to this restaurant we decided to give it a try. we arrived on a Sat. night at about 7pm. they were busy but not full. we were seated promptly but then went into limbo. after deciding on our order, we...More

Thank Michael W
Reviewed April 27, 2016

The entrance is through the bar , but the dining room is nicely separated from the bar. My son was disappointed all the "traditional" tables were already in use, I kind of liked not having to bend down to lift the food. There's a great...More

Thank Lamerloque
Reviewed February 1, 2016

The resturant serves food in the traditional Eutheopian style without utensilied You scoop food up with the bread. Tried a lamb , chicken and beef dish along with some vegetarian choices such as eggplant. Food was very tasty and spiced just right The service was...More

Thank Michael R
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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Average prices
Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
8:30 AM - 11:00 PM
8:30 AM - 11:00 PM
8:30 AM - 11:00 PM
8:30 AM - 11:00 PM
8:30 AM - 11:00 PM
8:30 AM - 11:00 PM
8:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 145 Broadway, Somerville, MA 02145-2132
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Somerville
  • Phone Number: +1 617-628-9300
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