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Aladdin Restaurant

Africa Avenue | Bole, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
+251 11 661 4109
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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good53%
  • Average13%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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“falafel” (15 reviews)
“kabobs” (5 reviews)
“meze dishes” (4 reviews)
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Lebanese, Mediterranean, Middle Eastern, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
Africa Avenue | Bole, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Not a super-cheap place, but if you are in a group, you can compile a wonderful variety of tasty, well prepared dishes including Pizza that make your evening. Superb starters. Friendly and attentive staff. Possibility to eat (and smoke) outside.

Thank Ti M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I've been here for lunch several times and it's always good. Great for vegetarians. The inside is a surprise and has a pleasant feeling with clean white table cloths and excellent service (and they take credit cards). Work friends go here for both big and...More

Thank Conrad S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A lovely restaurant serving a vast variety of Armenian and MIDDLE East food. They have vast menu, we had half a dozen dishes that we shared and enjoyed very much. The service was very good and the prices were value for money. Had the pleasure...More

Thank sebastianpT7438KW
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This has become one of my favorite place to eat in Addis. If you like to share food around the table go for the mezze, there are lots of vegetarian options and nice meat for the carnivores. The pizzas look delicious too, I haven’t tried...More

Thank Benjamin C
Reviewed 4 May 2018

This is a nice cosy place, presents real good oriental food, The taste s wonderful, the people are nice, the prices are mid range. if you have't been to the middle east, then it's highly recommended.

Thank Samer S
Reviewed 28 April 2018 via mobile

Place is ok and popular. However, stick with the pizza. Tried the traditional lentil soup caused my wife 3 days sickness. Want to lose weight go for this painful way...

Thank Hergottnochmal2
Reviewed 31 March 2018 via mobile

Mainly Armenian with the option of a remarkable pizza. Great food, nice waiters and cosy atmosphere. No brainer choice in Addis!

Thank mascush
Reviewed 7 March 2018

My wife and I just ate at Aladdin Resturant, for the third time and the experience was as normal, GREAT food. Our waiter was polite and timely in getting the many meze dishes we ordered to our table. All were good, the tahiki sauce could...More

Thank w0rldtraveler1958
Reviewed 21 February 2018 via mobile

Well my last experience (2017) with Aladdin was good but this time it wasnt. I had a mixed Kabab/bbq with chips as shown in the picture. The chips was super dry and hard like a rock (ok not exactly a rock but close). The chicken...More

Thank Mak_Syd
Reviewed 14 February 2018

This was one of the best restaurants we visited in Addis. The decor was pleasant and the service very efficient. We chose a whole series of small dishes to share which was a good decision. It is one of the few places I found which...More

Thank ireland_timothy
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16 September 2016|
Response from Candi W | Reviewed this property |
As I understand, they are originally Armenian Christian. But there are plenty of non-meat items on the menu such as borek, baba ganoush, humus, fatush, falafel and tabouli.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, 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
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Africa Avenue | Bole, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
  • Location: Africa  >  Ethiopia  >  Addis Ababa
  • Phone Number: +251 11 661 4109
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