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Abyssinia Cafe & Restaurant

12 Ashley Road, Leeds LS9 7AB, England
+44 7961 769101
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  • Excellent79%
  • Very good15%
  • Average3%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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12:00 - 22:30 Hours
African, Cafe, Ethiopian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
12 Ashley Road, Leeds LS9 7AB, England
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Food very good and interesting. Service friendly. Coffee, maybe the best ever. Definitely worth a visit.

1  Thank Traveler39878810688
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Welcoming atmosphere and delicious freshly made food! The Abyssinian special for two was very generous and gives you a taste of loads of different dishes. We finished with coffee with ceremony which was really fun. Would definitely recommend!

1  Thank Emily-teebs
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great food and super coffee, very good value. recommended. Coffee beans roasted on site and served fresh.

1  Thank Richard s
Reviewed 1 week ago

Excellent service immaculate coffee after tasty individual meals. Will definitely return very welcoming

2  Thank Maps682828
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I had to stay at the university hospital and looked for good food within walking distance. I am so happy I found Abyssinia - fantastic, authentic little restaurant with great food. The coffee is simply out of this world.

2  Thank adri k
Reviewed 1 week ago

Cosy restaurant with such friendly, welcoming staff. We had a lovely chat about the menu and the different foods, and our meal was delicious. It came served on a giant platter to share our choices between us, lined with a pancake like bread to absorb...More

2  Thank Caroline C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The food we had was delicious and incredibly filling. But we still managed to have space for popcorn afterwards. Particularly loved the freshly roasted coffee! Will definitely come back!

2  Thank Escape42440019210
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The food here is so tasty and flavourful. I’m not keen on meat so always go for the vegan option. It’s one of my favourite places to eat.Prices are very reasonable, it’s clean and the staff always friendly and helpful.

2  Thank Hana R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The food is delicious, with a nice vegan selection. Friendly owner and staff. Generous portions at a good price. The owner says he plans to expand the vegan range and even add a buffet, which I hope happens, but even as it is, it’s a...More

3  Thank Elwin R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Abyssinian cafe is a secret gem in Leeds. The food is delicious with lots to choose from and the portion sizes are very generous. The owner is kind, welcoming and creates a nice atmosphere. Overall a fun place for dinner with a diffent vibe...More

2  Thank Jack G
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Kim M
9 March 2017|
Response from RovingReiver | Reviewed this property |
Sorry only been once late on
21 October 2016|
Response from Abyssinia B |
yes it is halal
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 12 Ashley Road, Leeds LS9 7AB, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  West Yorkshire  >  Leeds
  • Phone Number: +44 7961 769101
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