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Lalibela Restaurant

869 Bloor St W, Toronto, Ontario M6G 1M4, Canada
+1 416-535-6615
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  • Very good48%
  • Average15%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
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African, Ethiopian, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
869 Bloor St W, Toronto, Ontario M6G 1M4, Canada
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Reviewed 11 July 2017

We ordered a non-vegetarian platter and had to wait for it for almost one hour—it would be a good idea if the restaurant provided some snacks/drinks or at least let us know beforehand about the wait time. Many of the diners were of African origin....More

Thank Canadian_Guy1000
Reviewed 31 May 2017 via mobile

The food is amazing! It was the first time I ate Ethiopian food and I loved it! Great vegetarian options! The place is really rustic but very clean and ethnic! The service is a little slow but there was only one server so we understood...More

Thank Carulina V
Reviewed 26 May 2017

It was my first visit in an Ethiopian restaurant. It was nice, yet modest. At least half of the patrons were Ethiopians/Africans. We ordered a platter, recommended by the waitress, and it took 45 minutes to get it. The food was certainly different from that...More

Thank Pike53
Reviewed 11 May 2017 via mobile

Food was good but not of kids. We liked the vege platter we ordered but for our child we tried to order from the kids menu the mac and cheese priced for 6$. A few minutes later the waitress came back and said the pasta...More

Thank hwzzy
Reviewed 25 March 2017 via mobile

It was my dream to try Ethiopian food. The place I chose was well learned by me and I was ready to see it. The food is totally new and unusual , it's quite similar with Indian one, but still be very authentic. The restaurant...More

Thank MTolik
Reviewed 19 February 2017

Arrived just before 5 pm on a Saturday in order to avoid any crowds but there were a few empty tables. I thought from other reviews that it might take some time to get served but the food arrived within 10 minutes and I had...More

Thank TorontoCarol
Reviewed 14 February 2017

I love the Lalibela ethiopian fare... It's delicious & nutritious! Enjoy the lentil soup with the gluten~free injera (teff flat bread)... or sample our favourite, the veggie platter for two gives you a chance to explore so many satisfying flavours. And yes, you eat with...More

Thank marlene_kennedy
Reviewed 22 January 2017

My husband, daughter and I recently ate at Lalibela for the first time and were happily impressed with the food, the atmosphere and the service. Between the three of us we shared two large tasting platters and found everything delicious. The lentil dishes were fantastic...More

Thank TheKatyMcD
Reviewed 20 December 2016

I have dined here solo, i have brought my best friend, my father also once and decided to bring the BF finally to try this fantastic place out. They had a renovation done since last time i been here and place looks even more amazing...More

1  Thank Lerochka S
Reviewed 15 November 2016

Visited Lalibela last week-end (November 11, 2016). The food is very good and imparts traditional Ethiopian flavor. I wish I could say the same about the service! The service is exceptionally poor and the waits are too long even to take the first drink order....More

Thank Wilson V
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout, Reservations, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 2:00 AM
10:00 AM - 2:00 AM
10:00 AM - 2:00 AM
10:00 AM - 2:00 AM
10:00 AM - 2:00 AM
10:00 AM - 2:00 AM
10:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 869 Bloor St W, Toronto, Ontario M6G 1M4, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Toronto>  > West End
  • Neighbourhood: West End
  • Phone Number: +1 416-535-6615
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