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Im Herzen Afrikas

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Bahnhofsviertel
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Gutleutstrasse 13, 60329 Frankfurt, Hesse, Germany
+49 69 24246080
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Today
16:00 - 01:00
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Hours:
Sun 16:00 - 22:00
Tue - Fri 18:00 - 01:00
Sat 16:00 - 01:00
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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

This is a must try food! Wash your hands and say goodbye to fork and knife! It is so delicious that you may bite your fingers. My advice: If you're a food lover, or a food adventurer, you must try this restaurant!

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Thank darvishiali
Manchester, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Once again tripadvisor reviewers didnt let me down. Staying in adina (very nice aparthotel & also recommended), IH Africa came up as closest & 6th in frankfurt. Just had the mixed meat & veg african taster - v nice & v filling. Great easy going vibe, very relaxed. €19.50 for the meal + 2 beers. Well worth a try for... More 

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Canada
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24 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Every time I'm in the area I have to go for dinner. We adore this restaurant. The relaxed atmosphere and simply delicious food that require only fingers. It's too good not to lick your fingers when you're done. I took a Michelin chef here for fun and he couldn't get enough. I would recommend the mixed platter and get a... More 

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Giv'atayim, Israel
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61 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016

It seems they thought of every tiny detail in the restaurant. The whole thing make just being there a very impressive expreiance/ Specially in the lower floor The staff is very friendly. Get ready to eat with your hands

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Thank arielinson
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127 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2016

We were here for a late dinner after a busy working day and improvised Frankfurt sightseeing. At the time "Im Herzen Afrikas" was rated #6 out of two-tousend-something restaurants in Frankfurt, so we figured that it cannot be bad and we were not disappointed. Most of the restaurants nearby were already about to close at 10pm, so there was not... More 

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Thank GreenKona
Frankfurt, Germany
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37 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 October 2016

This place has been consistent across years now!! I love the food there is spicy, exotic, delicious, fresh, different and cheap. I love the ambience of the place is great, easy going, take you away from your day, what you do normally, sand on the floor and time to chill and enjoy!. The staff is mega friendly, you can see... More 

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Thank Keko9270
Chicago, Illinois, USA
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265 reviews
171 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 89 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 September 2016 via mobile

Excellent meal , ambience outside and very inexpensive. It's also in the heart of the city close to Hauptbahnhoff and Messe.

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Thank Shekhar T
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30 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 September 2016

When friends come to Frankfurt, we usually take them to this restaurant. The optimal combination of great food, extremely friendly service and: everything at a price that is more than fair! The mixed plate is always a good choice. Give it a try and don't forget to reserve a table a couple of days in advance.

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Thank DenDen123
Frankfurt, Germany
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 August 2016

It is one of several Ethiopian/Eritrean restaurants in Frankkurt. The food is authentic and the ambience is African. Give it a try !

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Thank Michael L
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26 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

This place has the best Ethiopian food I've ever had. You can order individual plates or large sharing plates. If you don't realize it, typical fare is eaten by scooping the meats or veggies with the special bread so there are no utensils here. The atmosphere is fun and African themed too. Highly recommend it.

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Thank RAYE M

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$22
Cuisine
African, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Cheap Eats, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
16:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
18:00 - 01:00
Wednesday
18:00 - 01:00
Thursday
18:00 - 01:00
Friday
18:00 - 01:00
Saturday
16:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Gutleutstrasse 13, 60329 Frankfurt, Hesse, Germany
  • Location: Europe  >  Germany  >  Hesse  >  Frankfurt>  > Bahnhofsviertel
  • Neighbourhood: Bahnhofsviertel
  • Phone Number: +49 69 24246080

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?