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747 Fulton St, Brooklyn, NY 11217-1518 (S. Portland Ave.)
(718) 797-9696
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Closed now
All hours
Sun 1:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Mon - Thu 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Fri 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Sat 1:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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Manchester, United Kingdom
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31 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2016

My daughter and I went to this restaurant on a Thursday night and the place was buzzing. We had the vegetarian combination platter which was delicious. I am a vegan and my daughter is a vegetarian and there was plenty of choice. I am from the UK visiting my daughter. It is the second time I have been here and... More 

Thank maggiewatson1
Edison, New Jersey
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32 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2016 via mobile

Amazing server so accommodating Met all our special needs the food was Just out of the world must check this place out combination platters are must

Thank synergy58
Brooklyn, New York
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2016

I arrived at this particular restaurant expecting to eat some good Ethiopian food and to experience a nice environment. Having had very good experiences from other Ethiopian restaurants across the country- I did not think for a moment that I would experience anything less than what I’ve come to love about Ethiopian cuisine. In addition I excitedly brought my sister... More 

Thank Jennifer T
Montreal, Canada
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158 reviews
81 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 106 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 28, 2015

Planned to eat here prior to a Habs\Islander hockey game at Barclay Ctre. However due to traffic etc, was only able to eat after the game which normally is too late for us. Anyways since it was on our mind we got here about 10:30 (short walk from the Barclay Ctre). It's in a very nice, trendy walkable area so... More 

Thank floshel
Kampala, Uganda
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2015

amazing Ethiopian dish with varieties. I has an amazing time in Bati. it was just home away from home. The staff are very friendly and the food is really authentic.The warm ambience, courteous and friendly staff make Bati the ideal place to relax to enjoy pleasant moments with family and friends.

Thank Rahel G
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22 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2014

Enjoyed our dinner at Balti. We had a sampler of a number of different foods, which were served on injeera (bread). We ordered a second helping of the injeera to finish the food. The restaurant was busy on the evening we went there, but service was good. Would be happy to go there again.

Thank MNguy_8
Palmetto, Florida
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102 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2014 via mobile

Great introduction to Ethiopian food for a guy who hasn't had much of it- and it seems pretty darn good even if you're used to that kind of fare. Flavors you've never tasted, very interesting, and delicious! They do everything right by any standard. Highly recommended.

Thank sethreaux
Fort Worth, Texas, United States
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14 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2013 via mobile

this is my first time eating Ethiopian Food and it was absolutely delicious! staff was very attentive and gave great suggestions for new comers..I would definitely recommend if u visit Brooklyn.

Thank LittleMarsh
Princeton, New Jersey
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18 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2013

Although we've enjoyed Greek and other Middle Eastern restaurants, this is our first visit to an Ethiopian restaurant. We found the service to be exceptional and the food to be very good. If you like spicy food, this is the place for you. And the Baklava was delicious.

Thank JoeBee2010
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2013

I've been coming here since they've opened and since day one they've done nothing but get better and better. Both the food and the ambiance. Sometimes the service can be a little slow but really that's only because they're kind of small and have to keep up with the demand of being very popular in the neighborhood. But the service... More 

Thank CosmoBaker

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$10 - $15
African, Vegetarian Friendly, Ethiopian
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Takeout, Waitstaff
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Open Hours
1:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
1:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 747 Fulton St, Brooklyn, NY 11217-1518
    (S. Portland Ave.)
  • Public Transportation: C to Lafayette Ave G to Fulton Street 2 3 4 5 N R Q D B to Atlantic Ave
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Brooklyn
  • Phone Number: (718) 797-9696

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?