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Road Runner Bar, Restaurant and Pizzeria

Next to Demberwa Hospital | Haya Hulet, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
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Overview
  • Excellent39%
  • Very good53%
  • Average0%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible0%
9 Apr 2016
“nice backyard but food average”
28 Sep 2015
“Cosy place, scrumptious food and G&tea spriss;)”
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CUISINES
African, Ethiopian, Pizza, International, European
PRICE
££ - £££
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LOCATION
Next to Demberwa Hospital | Haya Hulet, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
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Reviewed 9 April 2016

This place is quite close to our office so we go quite often because it is convinience and because the place is a cosy backyard but the food is average, the good is you can find a menu international + traditional ethiopian food. I have...More

Thank Khonsuita
Reviewed 28 September 2015

A cafe/restaurant a mite off the beaten track - but definitely worth visiting should you happen to be in Yeka Subcity area. Inside as well as outside tables, so for outside get sth warmer to throw on in the evening or try their local gin...More

Thank Jane J
Reviewed 1 June 2015

This is one of those off-the-beaten-track restaurants that wows me everytime I go there, irrespective of the time of day or day of the week. The menu has something for every taste bud including those who want to try something new, the food is great...More

Thank PodAA
Reviewed 30 September 2014 via mobile

Depending on the day and the whim if owner Tony, you could be dancing with traditional singers, lighting the Meskel bonfire or just cosying up to the outdoor fire. Road Runner is where locals and expatriates meet - everyone is welcome. Pizzas are good, especially...More

Thank Lisa F
Reviewed 11 May 2014

Good service, good pizza (the pasta didn't get as favourable reviews from our group) and a fire to keep you warm if you got cold in the brisk evening air. My group enjoyed this restaurant and returned again and again.

Thank Smigiggles
Reviewed 9 February 2014

I spent 10 days in Addis Ababa in late 2013 and was invited to the Roadrunner. The charming and charismatic proprietor, Tony Hickey, was a wonderful host. He has lived there for a over 30 years and is a great contact to have if you...More

1  Thank Deirdre D
Reviewed 12 December 2013

At Road Runner in Addis you get much more than good food. You get - if you're lucky - a party. Tony Hickey the charming and welcoming proprietor and host is a sociable warm-hearted person who has been in Ethiopia for thirty years or more...More

2  Thank GruberLondon
Reviewed 12 December 2013

Just returned from another visit to Ethiopia which once again was brightened by a visit to Road Runner. On a Friday night this is the most lively place in Addis with great Pizzas and a very fine chicken curry. A great mix of people, open...More

1  Thank BaileySuffolk
Reviewed 29 March 2013

Nice spot both for lunch or dinner. Recently built nice ouitdoor bar - ie under cover in the garden. Menue contains things not normal in Addis eg Quiche, and a cheeese/spinach pie/tart ? Friday evenings they put out fires in oildrums so you can eat...More

1  Thank Addisadvisor
Reviewed 29 October 2012

It was a little hard to find, but we had the name of the hospital right next store and our driver was able to find it. Good pizza with a chewier crust. Not a lot of ambience but when you need a good pizza on...More

1  Thank Lisa W
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  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Next to Demberwa Hospital | Haya Hulet, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
  • Location: Africa  >  Ethiopia  >  Addis Ababa
Description
Road Runner has an open area with camp fire as well as inside rooms, plays music from all over the African continent, has a screen for big football matches, and has the best pizzas and fish in Addis Ababa
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