We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Fasika Ethiopian Restaurant

Is this your business?
510 Snelling Ave N, Saint Paul, MN 55104-2329
+1 651-646-4747
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent52%
  • Very good37%
  • Average10%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
Travelers talk about
“injera” (18 reviews)
“lamb” (13 reviews)
Closed Now
African, Ethiopian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
510 Snelling Ave N, Saint Paul, MN 55104-2329
All Details
Write a ReviewReviews (109)
Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 105 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We used to love this place. I've eaten there about a dozen times. The last two times, there is just something lacking. The food is not as flavorful, the servers are not committed and the place could use a little TLC.

Thank jojoishere
Reviewed May 10, 2018

This is a very popular, but not fancy restaurant where a variety of Ethiopian foods are available. Please be careful about the amount of heat (spice, not temperature) you want. They are very willing to do anything from very mild (which is what I go...More

2  Thank Joe N
Reviewed April 28, 2018 via mobile

Small, locally owned Ethiopian restaurant. Service is a little slow, but very friendly. Great food quality. Portions are generous. Diverse clientele. Convenient location. Take out available.

Thank MinnesotaFamily2
Reviewed April 1, 2018

We were in town recently for a conference, and decided to stay an extra day to tour the area and have dinner with some friends we used to work with when we all lived in San Francisco. My hubby and I took the light rail...More

Thank Rah-Cha-Cha
Reviewed February 10, 2018

Culinary and cultural trip to East Africa! Unique, delicious food. Warm hospitality. Lively place with a diverse crowd of people. Their injera is delicious, as well as their Vege Sampler with a Fillet of Fish. The menu is heavy in meat but they have plenty...More

Thank Aconcagua2013
Reviewed November 6, 2017

If you are in the St. Paul area, Fasika would be one of the places i would encourage you to try out. They serve you large potions! I ordered injera and shiro which is a common dish, however, I felt like the shiro was a...More

Thank ochieng2016
Reviewed November 5, 2017 via mobile

Combination plate is huge and delicious. Come hungry! Tasty lentils, tender meats and delicious greens.

Thank c313l
Reviewed October 20, 2017 via mobile

This was our 4th or 5th time here but first in a while. So happy to see that the food is still excellent as well as the service just as friendly. We got the gigantic sampler platter, three of us shared it and could not...More

Thank Michael W
Reviewed October 7, 2017

The food is good, but space is limited and crowded, the seats are worn and broke, and the service is very slow. It's worth coming once because of the rave reviews people give, but perhaps not for a return visit. And this definitely isn't a...More

Thank GeneShiau
Reviewed September 13, 2017

we had an "ethnic picnic" at work and I suggested Ethiopian. We ordered from Fasika and we all LOVED it. We had a variet of wots and each had EXCELLENT flavor --those that were spicy and those that were not spicy. the Injera was fresh...More

Thank Jeanette E
Nearby HotelsSee all 16 hotels in Saint Paul
Days Inn by Wyndham St. Paul-Minneapolis-Midway
615 reviews
.81 miles away
Midway Motel
25 reviews
.82 miles away
Midwest Hotel
2 reviews
1.13 miles away
Best Western Plus Como Park Hotel
635 reviews
1.20 miles away
Nearby Restaurants
Black Sea Restaurant
89 reviews
.48 miles away
On's Thai Kitch
59 reviews
.08 miles away
Burning Brothers Brewing
18 reviews
.39 miles away
Nearby Attractions
Twin City Model Railroad Museum
60 reviews
.99 miles away
Ax Man Surplus Store
6 reviews
.13 miles away
Can Can Wonderland
64 reviews
1.00 miles away
5 reviews
1.00 miles away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Fasika Ethiopian Restaurant staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$10 - $15
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 510 Snelling Ave N, Saint Paul, MN 55104-2329
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Saint Paul
  • Phone Number: +1 651-646-4747
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing