This is a list of the best Ethiopian restaurants in Nairobi. The list focuses on highly rated restaurants that offer a wide array of authentic Ethiopian dishes in welcoming settings.
In no particular order, here is a list of the best Ethiopian restaurants in Nairobi.
1. Habesha Ethiopian Restaurant
Habesha is a renowned authentic Ethiopian restaurant that offers a wide array of traditional, hearty Ethiopian cuisine served in a rustic and homely atmosphere.
Location: Argwings Kodhek Road, Hurlingham.
Contacts: 0733 730 469, 0799 799 588.
2. Abyssinia Exotic Restaurant
Abyssinia is one of the finest eateries in Nairobi that offer unparalleled experience of authentic, delicious and affordable Ethiopian food in a welcoming setting, showing the true spirit of Ethiopia. They have branches in Westlands and Kilimani.
Contact: 0725 151 515.
3. Awash Ethiopian Restaurant
The restaurant has been operating in Nairobi since 1986. They offer quality and authentic Ethiopian traditional dishes.
Location: Mbaruk Road, Golf Course Estate.
Contacts: 0723 722 725, 0717 260 087.
4. Asmara Restaurant
Asmara is a chain of restaurants that offer unique dining experiences infusing culture and culinary excellence in an afro contemporary setting. Their branches are located in Pangani, Westlands and Karen.
Contacts: 0724 124 555, 0713 610 707, 0721 948 020.
5. Sheger Ethiopian Restaurant
Sheger is a simple but stylish restaurant that serves all types of Ethiopian delicacies.
Location: New Trafford Court Apartments, Kilimani Road.
Contacts: 0702 247 259, 0790 220 251.
6. Damera Restaurant
It is a renowned Ethiopian restaurant that specialises in Ethiopian and African dishes and drinks.
Location: Greenhouse, Ngong Road.
Contact: 0713 892 563.
7. Bracy Farm / Elleven Ethiopian Restaurant
The restaurant is conveniently located in Karen, Nandi Road, where you comfortably sample the tasty Ethiopian delicacies offered.
Contact: 0721 259 331.
8. Yedil Cafe & Restaurant
It is a simple restaurant that serves a wide array of Ethiopian cuisines and drinks.
Location: Metropolitan Court, Argwings Kodhek Road.
Contact: 0710 185 958.
9. Dejina Smart Village Restaurant
The restaurant offers a wide selection of Ethiopian and Eritrean dishes and drinks at affordable costs.
Contacts: 0723 021 047.
10. Yejoka Garden
Yejoka Garden is an Ethiopian restaurant that offers a wide array of cuisine. It also houses a lounge where you can enjoy your favourite drinks.
Location: Wood Avenue, Off Argwings Kodhek Road.
Contact: 0722 333 750.