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Little Africa Cuisine

956 Fulton St E, Grand Rapids, MI 49503-3572
+1 616-222-1169
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good35%
  • Average14%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible2%
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African, Ethiopian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
££ - £££
956 Fulton St E, Grand Rapids, MI 49503-3572
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Reviewed 14 October 2017

So friendly and quaint! Had my reservations when first walked in, but was pleasantly surprised! Food was amazing! If you go in a group of 6 or more get the large platter, you will not be disappointed. Side note: You can bring your own libations.

Thank Chris C
Reviewed 3 October 2017

This place has the best food in GR! You can find food for any age people with all kinds of spice levels. I loved it so much!

Thank aaltoadele
Reviewed 29 July 2017 via mobile

Great experience. The interior doesn't look very good but don't let that fool you. We bought a Groupon for a Deluxe Combo Platter for 2 (paid $19 for a $39 value). Includes tea, a bowl of lentil soup for each person and a big platter...More

Thank Olgamj12
Reviewed 13 July 2017

Ordered the sampler platter for 5. The platter came with injero bread. You rip off a piece and dip it into the 9 different selections. We didn't know, but all thought the food was meatless. The platter was beautiful and we all left full. The...More

Thank redwinguno
Reviewed 26 March 2017 via mobile

This was our first time ever trying Ethiopian food. It's a small but cozy restaurant that can seat maybe 30 people. We didn't know what to order, so we ordered a sample platter for 2 people. It was fun eating each of the dishes and...More

Thank beachbum40w
Reviewed 13 January 2017

My husband is Ethiopian and we live in Ethiopia. Some friends of ours in Grand Rapids got take out from Little Africa on the night they picked us up from the airport for New Years holiday. They got the combination platter take out for our...More

Thank BH_FK
Reviewed 12 December 2016

This place is great. The food is excellent. The wait can be a bt, but worth it. Get into the vibe of homestyle food.

Thank Ecotour36
Reviewed 10 October 2016

Here's a little spot in an electic part of town that feels very real. The people there are sweet and the real deal. Not a high end dining experience, a great way to eat and share food, if you like to do that, with friends...More

Thank MurJD
Reviewed 6 October 2016 via mobile

We returned with high expectations because our previous visit was very enjoyable. The décor is a bit shabby but not in a chic way. The lighting is dim, but not romantic. The lentil soup was good with very nice seasoning. We ordered the combination platter...More

Thank phillyvoyagers
Reviewed 14 September 2016

I enjoy trying new foods, and this place was great! Good priced! and fast service, you can feel the culture and experience it here ! The place looks a little run down from the outside but it's worth it if you go in.

1  Thank Teela R
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$15
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Open Hours
12:30 - 21:00
12:30 - 21:00
12:30 - 21:00
12:30 - 21:30
12:30 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 956 Fulton St E, Grand Rapids, MI 49503-3572
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Kent County  >  Grand Rapids
  • Phone Number: +1 616-222-1169
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