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US$6 - US$21
African, Ethiopian
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Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

There's a good choice of meat/vegetarian dishes - choose hot or cold (temp.) as collection is currently between 12 and 2pm only {during lockdown) . We ordered four main veggie dishes for two; beware you can order the incredible injera bread alongside most dishes, so...More

Date of visit: March 2021
tutumelaku, Owner at Tutu's Ethiopian Table, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you so much for your kind review ❤🙏

Reviewed 15 February 2021

I think the food and drinks are very expensive And not affordable anymore There should be tables and chairs under the shelter for people who have come to use the cafe If u can't provide chairs and tables then people should have the right to...More

Date of visit: February 2021
tutumelaku, Owner at Tutu's Ethiopian Table, responded to this reviewResponded 17 February 2021

Thank you so much for your feedback. All of our customers are important to us and we do listen to what they say. In answer to your comments, there have been no price increases since we first opened. We have however, created some new items...More

Reviewed 21 January 2021

Lovely food again today, just like always. Perfect takeaway during lockdown. Tried some of the new additions to the menu and they are amazing I’ll be back soon. Service is always great as well, very friendly she looks after her customers well.

Date of visit: January 2021
Reviewed 11 January 2021 via mobile

I first tried Ethiopian food while living in Canada 30 years ago and absolutely loved it! What a great find Tutu's cafe was in Palmer Park. Ever better I can order online and collect the next day. The spicy lentils with injera were so delicious...More

Date of visit: January 2021
Reviewed 15 December 2020

I miss London for the food. Esp my fave cuisine which is Ethiopian and Eritrean. Tutus brings back memories with taste and hospitality. Always greeted with a friendly smile and consideration for their customers. The food is tasty and there is a huge selection of...More

Date of visit: December 2020
Reviewed 10 October 2020

Ever since Tutu has been offering a “click and collect” option, I have been meaning to place an order. Today I couldn’t wait and dropped by In person to order to takeaway. Lots of parking near the cafe was very convenient. The vegetarian platter of...More

Date of visit: October 2020
Reviewed 12 September 2020

I reviewed Tutu's when it was located in the centre of Reading. After my first visit to its new location I thought this brilliant little cafe deserved another mention. Still a hidden gem - now tucked away in the old lodge in Palmer park -...More

Date of visit: September 2020
tutumelaku, Manager at Tutu's Ethiopian Table, responded to this reviewResponded 13 September 2020

Thank you for your kind review ❤

Reviewed 16 May 2020

We just finished our take away meal from Tutu's Ethiopian Table at Palmer Park Lodge and it was absolutely scrumptious. The food was very fresh and the spice level was perfect. We ordered yesterday via the internet which was very self explanatory and easy to...More

Date of visit: May 2020
tutumelaku, Owner at Tutu's Ethiopian Table, responded to this reviewResponded 19 May 2020

Thank you for your kind review :)

Reviewed 12 March 2020

Sunday afternoon was Tutu's first anniversary of opening - what a wonderful afternoon with such a fabulous mix of people from the east Reading community (and further afield, too!) gathering to share the joy, withTutu. Delicious food and incredible live music, with fun, laughter and...More

Date of visit: March 2020
Reviewed 6 March 2020 via mobile

A must visit if you are in the park! I just dropped in here after my daughter got hungry whilst we were playing in the park. We just had a fruit juice, a sandwich, a slice of cake and a hot chocolate. Good price, the...More

Date of visit: March 2020
tutumelaku, Owner at Tutu's Ethiopian Table, responded to this reviewResponded 7 March 2020

Thank you so much fur your kind review 😀

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Malcolm P
10 September 2015|
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Could not find the menu.
Irene G
20 July 2015|
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Thank you for your reply, we look forward to dining with you on 30th July and enjoying the music of Fusion 6
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Frequently Asked Questions about Tutu's Ethiopian Table

  • Yes, Tutu's Ethiopian Table offers takeaway services.

  • Yes, Tutu's Ethiopian Table offers delivery services.

  • Tutu's Ethiopian Table is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
    • Food: 4
    • Service: 4
    • Value: 4.5
    • Atmosphere: 4.5