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Antica Addis

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Off Bole Road, Cape Verde Street past Cherry's Coffee, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
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185 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 89 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

You must know where this place is because form the road you ont see it. even the sign is partially covered by trees, and in the front of the compound the usual buiding under constuciton one of the 10.000 in Addis, is there. In the back of this building, ther eis the restaurant, little disturbed by the existing works as... More 

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Thank Franco T
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Enjoyed the relaxed ambience. Food is average. The location is excellent! Enjoyed our time there overall.

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Thank Shujoya V
San Francisco
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 124 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I think if you stick with the pizza, you'll have a good experience here. Don't expect Italian/American-quality in terms of toppings. The cheese they use is a bit greasy and the topping distribution is a bit sparse as well (they probably put one slice of chicken for each piece of pizza. If you are looking for a casual lunch, I'd... More 

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Thank Alilu007
Sydney, Australia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 November 2016

Addis Ababa presents a reasonable range of western cuisine restaurants - but typically, at a price. Antica offers a selection of European food - primarily Italian cuisine - at very reasonable prices. There is a number of local dishes also available from the ala carte menu. An adequate wine and beverage list complements the menu. While I am not particularly... More 

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Thank Glen O
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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37 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 September 2016

Nice and cosy restaurant close just off Bole road and do excellent pizza that is cooked in traditional pizza oven visible to the client. One of the most delicious Pizza with crispy base.

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Thank SushilBaguant
Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
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21 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 June 2016

Evening meal on a Monday. Atmosphere was ok. Service very good as always here. Food disappointing especially the over- cooked and soggy vegetables. Pizza seemed ok. Selection of dessert poor - basically chocolate mousse or chocolate mousse and ice-cream. Chocolate mousse very heavy and dense, not especially good. Generally the quality of food served here has declined significantly in recent... More 

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Thank Martin_020316
Atlanta, Georgia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 April 2016

I went twice during my stay to Antica. The service was very polite. I had the nile perch one day which was very good and served with some potatoes that tasted a bit gingery and were delicious. The second time i had pizza (buffalo chicken pizza) which had chicken that was not particularly buffalo, and too much blue cheese with... More 

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Thank Tal B
Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 April 2016 via mobile

I got pizzas packed from here for my office friends , amazing taste . can't say much about ambience and service . the billing took 15 minutes and they charge extra for sauce and packing material.but overall ok

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Thank AlankarUN
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 March 2016 via mobile

The food at Antica was really good and the menu is quite diverse. The atmosphere at the restaurant is great as well.

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Thank nazrawit a
Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
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101 reviews
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 March 2016 via mobile

The name is attractive for crowd pulling but once u are in it, really you need lots of patience as the waitors take lot of time to attend and after ordering you again need lots of ice on the head as it really takes time.Pizzas are good but appettite might die by the time they serve you.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Italian, Pizza, African
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Delivery, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Off Bole Road, Cape Verde Street past Cherry's Coffee, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
  • Location: Africa  >  Ethiopia  >  Addis Ababa
Description
It is one of the best pizzerias, bars and restaurants in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. The food is so delicious and healthy, with art gallery, brick oven pizzas, hot rock barbecue, underground night club, welcoming people.

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