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“Tasty Ethiopian food.”
Review of Habesha

Habesha
Ranked #10 of 592 Restaurants in Nairobi
Certificate of Excellence
Cuisines: African
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Good for: Families with children, Local cuisine
Dining options: Breakfast, Late Night, Reservations
Reviewed September 10, 2013

Habesha food is very tasty.I love Ethiopian food.Good service and Good atmosphere.price worthy too..I love this place

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Reviewed August 29, 2013

We have been here twice now and will definitely continue to go back during our time in Nairobi. The food is super tasty! The goat tibs and vegetable platter is especially yum. And there is plentiful injera. I love ethipian food generally though - so if you don't want to eat with your hands or share or not eat off the Ethiopian menu maybe this isn't the place for you. Each time we have gone it was under 1000 bob including beer. The staff are efficient and friendly and I love sitting outside in the garden. Overall, a total win!

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Reviewed August 12, 2013

This place has the ambiance and is in a great location. Shame about the cold food. The frontline staff are still offering a great service though.

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Reviewed July 25, 2013

The Habesha Owner was drunk and loud, mannerless and rude, just because we sat in a table meant for 10 pax and we were only 2 but the place was empty! where we were seated we were the only guests there apart from the owner and his group, we were very uncomfortable because he was shouting at his staff for letting us sit their even though we were just inches apart, if he had any issues he should have requested us to move, that would have been no problem but we felt bad staff were being insulted and shouted at as we watched and heard just because we took the wrong seat! You have a beautiful restaurant but honestly you need to have better etiquette, take good care of your customers and staff too, we were the only guests outside and you made us so uncomfortable. OTHERWISE, Best traditional food we ever tasted as always, service was great as always also, staff were SUPERB, fast and very professional, thank you to all the staff and the CHEFS!! We apologize to the staff that were insulted by the BOSS because of us seating at the wrong place, we are grateful to you all!!!!!!!!! We shall be back again but hope the Big boss will not be in :) otherwise we will do take away as we are doing now coz we are afraid to sit there.

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Reviewed July 21, 2013

We had a pleasant evening at Habesha. The food came within 15 minutes and was great Ethiopian food. Some of the reviews seem to be of people who go there and order non-Ethiopian food - not recommended! It can be a bit hard to find it - pass the Yaya centre on the Argwings Kodhek road and look out for a petrol/gas station. You will see the sign on the right after another restaurant.

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