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Argwings Kodhek Road near Elgeyo Mrakwet junction, Nairobi, Kenya
+254 20 3755418
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good45%
  • Average13%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“mixed plate” (8 reviews)
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African, Ethiopian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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Argwings Kodhek Road near Elgeyo Mrakwet junction, Nairobi, Kenya
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Reviewed 5 days ago

I wanted to try something new and local so my cousin brought us here. It's my first time to try the Ethiopian food and it was amazing. The one that we ordered comes in a big platter and the bread is soft, use your hands,...More

Thank irahgm
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The place is hidden but google map is accurate to follow. The food is quite yummy and the portion is massive...

Thank Kathnad
Reviewed 13 July 2017 via mobile

I have eaten Ethiopian food in many places around the world. This was the best I have had. Well done Habesha.

1  Thank Frequenttravellerrf
Reviewed 12 July 2017

I haven't had any Ethiopian food as good as it is at Habesha - in addition the portions are generous, prices are fair, service is fast and friendly and the location is nice. In all my visits to Nairobi I make sure I don't miss...More

1  Thank Bas L
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

Would come back for just drinks, or a meal. Am sure we will be doing both again soon. Lovely place and atmosphere, sat in the coffee area, watching the coffee just being made was interesting. Lovely honey wine too. Ordered a main dish each and...More

1  Thank bikesrule
Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

This restaurant was recommended to me by several people, I know why. It was easy to get to by Uber, staff were very helpful and friendly, good range of food and beverages. We shared the mixed plate between 3, a good mix of meat and...More

1  Thank Karen B
Reviewed 5 July 2017 via mobile

For a business lunch, colleagues took me to the restaurant - my first Ethiopian lunch! I was sceptical at first, place looked like nothing much, but the food was excellent - ordered a platter to share and WOW was the food great. Everything they brought...More

1  Thank PascalT2010
Reviewed 3 June 2017 via mobile

The restaurant is well located, along Argwings Kodhek Road, just a short distance from Yaya Centre Mall. It serves authentic Ethiopian cuisine best washed down by "Bunna", Ethiopian coffee freshly and slowly brewed on charcoal in a "Jabena" pot.

Thank David W
Reviewed 24 May 2017 via mobile

The original Habesha in Kilimani and the newer and smaller one in Gigiri are both great. I enjoy the first one very much, as great Ethio food, coffee, music and lovely garden, that all reflect Ethio atmosphere. There are shops for some souveniers in the...More

1  Thank justme0028
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

Habesha restaurant is the best in Nairobi with their warm and authentic Ethiopian atmosphere to their delicious food. I have never been disappointed by their food,it is also very reasonably priced and they have many foreigners so those with sensitive stomachs have no need to...More

2  Thank m25p
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29 March 2015|
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Response from habeshaeth |
Ethiopian food is vary teisty and spice wel coke like doro wot kitffo shero is our excelent food is diffrent
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
09:00 - 00:00
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Argwings Kodhek Road near Elgeyo Mrakwet junction, Nairobi, Kenya
  • Location: Africa  >  Kenya  >  Nairobi
  • Phone Number: +254 20 3755418
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