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“Lovely setting”
Review of Addis in Dar

Addis in Dar
Ranked #3 of 307 Restaurants in Dar es Salaam
Certificate of Excellence
Cuisines: Ethiopian
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Restaurant details
Good for: Special occasions, Families with children, Romantic
Dining options: Late Night, Dinner, Reservations
Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
Level 3 Contributor
11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
“Lovely setting”
Reviewed January 12, 2013

This place has good Ethiopian food, and if you, like me, don't fancy the sponge-like pancake that comes with the food, you can always order rice instead. The setting is absolutely lovely with a huge balcony in quiet garden. very friendly staff. I will come here many times.

Visited January 2013
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Boston, Massachusetts
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12 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
“Brilliant!”
Reviewed January 7, 2013

Addis in Dar is one of the best restaurants I've ever had the pleasure of visiting.

Here's the low down: You're gonna be eating with your hands. No forks, no knives, clean em, wash em and get ready to roll that Njira.

Very unique (and fantastic) environment under tropical lush trees and the open African sky and then comes the good part: the food. Granted, you need to know what to order (Tibs, the lamb and the chicken) and you'll be amazed at the deliciousness of it all.

Stop reading and get over there now!

  • Visited November 2012
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Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
Level 6 Contributor
102 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
“Excellent”
Reviewed January 2, 2013

Best Ethiopian food outside of Ethiopia! I really like Ethiopian food and I am always happy when someone suggests that we go to Addis in Dar!

Visited November 2012
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London
2 reviews
“Lovely Ethiopian Restaurant”
Reviewed December 12, 2012

Great great atmosphere in this very original restaurant, food is really really nice, typically Ethiopian and loved the concept of sharing altogether!! Experience really worth it!

  • Visited November 2012
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London, United Kingdom
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758 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 396 helpful votes
“Great Experience”
Reviewed December 3, 2012

This place is a Dar failsafe. It is always strong and delivers good food time after time. Be ready to share as all food is communal. Ethiopian food is really a treat for people who have never tried it I suggest you start here. Avoid the prawns BTW everything else is awesome. Some people think it is pricey but I think it is good value on authentic food and atmosphere too!

Enjoy.

  • Visited December 2012
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