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“Good African evening!” 4 of 5 bubbles
Review of Im Herzen Afrikas

Im Herzen Afrikas
Ranked #1 of 41 Dessert in Frankfurt
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: $0 - $22
Cuisines: African
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Restaurant details
Good for: Kids, Special occasions, Large groups, Dining on a budget, Romantic, Families with children
Dining options: Late Night, Dinner, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Waitstaff
Neighborhood: Bahnhofsviertel
Pomezia, Italy
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140 reviews
83 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 139 helpful votes
“Good African evening!”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 23, 2013

I went in this restaurant (which is close to the main station) an evening as business dinner with all colleagues. The restaurant is small, still they were able to accommodate all 25 persons in three big tables (and there were other guests). The atmosphere is nice, Africa-style furniture, and the food is a good typical hand-eating: we had the bread to use to take the different dishes, and pork and meat based courses, and also some vegetarian courses in a cream-style.
Suggested!

  • Visited October 2013
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Turku, Finland
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156 reviews
102 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
“Perfect price-quality ratio”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 21, 2013

A small restaurant always filled to the brim. Reservation needed, but certainly worth it. The food was fabulous and the setting fun. We had the 10 euro tasting platter that included 7 different meat and vegetable options together with injera bread. Will go again when I am in Frankfurt.

Note: you might end up sitting on a low stool or cushion (older people be ware) and the air in the cellar was a bit stale - might want to ask for a table upstairs if possible.

  • Visited October 2013
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 3 of 5 bubbles
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Espoo, Finland
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52 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
“Superb and exquisite food”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 15, 2013

Went here with my spouse. Had to reserve beforehand. Filled to the brim. Long tables shared with strangers, but didn't really bother us. Very nice atmosphere. Friendly service to us who didn't know how to behave or eat. Food was exquisite and relatively cheap.

  • Visited February 2013
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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Frankfurt
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16 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
“Extremely cheap food experience”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 4, 2013

In the middle of the city this gem is hidden away, a stone's throw from the Euro sign. I recommend to take the 10 €/person big dish where you can share different kind of stews. I also had my Eritrean buddy quality proof it, and he was more than impressed.

Make sure you reserve on beforehand.

  • Visited September 2013
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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Augusta, GA
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3 reviews
“Amazing!”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 3, 2013

I thoroughly enjoyed my dining experience at this quaint restaurant. The decor is unique, the service is quick, and the food is outstanding. I cannot say enough about how much I enjoyed myself at this restaurant with my family. It was truly a highlight of my trip and I recommend everyone to experience African dining at its finest.

  • Visited August 2013
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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