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Zeret Kitchen

216-218 Camberwell Road, London SE5 0ED, England
+44 20 7701 8587
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  • Excellent82%
  • Very good15%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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CUISINES
African, Ethiopian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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216-218 Camberwell Road, London SE5 0ED, England
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We visited as a family of 4 with 2 teenagers. We ordered the vegetarian combo as well as the Ethiopian chicken and the beef ribs for lunch. It was just the right amount of food for the 4 of us with just the right amount...More

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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Loved the food and service great atmosphere highly recommended .will be back soon for the lovely fine dining definitely the best fine dining restraunt going.

Thank Chunguu K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

During my trip to London last week I visited "Zeret Kitchen" restaurant for a second time. This time I made a reservation because when I was there for a first time I noticed that the place is quite busy and I wanted to be sure...More

Thank Rosen P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very helpful and friendly staff, very nice food too, beautifully presented! The family atmosphere was lovely, the proprietor begged to bring us extra food, she wouldn’t believe we could eat no more. Excellent overall!

2  Thank Vincent H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I've had Ethiopian food in about a dozen restaurants in half a dozen cities around the world, and our dinner last night was the best Ethiopian meal I've ever had. We got the surprise combination platter for two and it was more than enough food...More

1  Thank caesarmom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This place deserves all the accolades it gets! We're not experts but my wife and I love Ethiopean food and have been to at least a dozen different places throughout the years. After a few bites, we both looked at each other with a smile...More

1  Thank AZSmoke
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Having first tried Eritrean food in Borough Market and loved it, I have been meaning to visit Zeret Kitchen for months! Look past the less-the-beautiful setting and you quickly realise this place is an absolute gem where we were welcome like family buy the warm...More

1  Thank CharlyS84
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Lovely, simple, good quality and good value family run restaurant. Delicious food in good quantities with no cutlery needed! Give your hands a good wash before and prepare to get messy. Staff were friendly, nice ambience and the food was full of flavour and variety....More

1  Thank Ryan D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

There's a reason that Zeret Kitchen is consistently listed amongst the best bargains in London. The amount of food for the price was amazing. We had beef, lamb and chicken, and several sides and each were savory and delicious. If you don't mind a little...More

2  Thank Robert B
Reviewed 2 September 2017 via mobile

I was so pleased with our dinner at Zeret. We ordered the Zeret Surprise for 5 people and there was so much variety in the dish that you could not be displeased. The beef and chicken were something to write home about! Food aside, the...More

3  Thank akdoyle
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Questions & Answers
Phoebe T
5 July 2017|
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Response from jos_purr | Reviewed this property |
Yes, I would highly recommend reserving a table in advance
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abdul898
22 October 2016|
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Response from AlinaEagle | Reviewed this property |
Not specifically for the restaurant but would be parking on the adjacent road.
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Kay R
6 September 2016|
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Response from Berhanu T | Property representative |
Thank you very much for asking us this very common question. Yes, we do only serve halal meat at our restaurant.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Takeout, Buffet
Good for
Groups, Kids, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
1:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Monday
1:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Tuesday
1:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Wednesday
1:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Thursday
1:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Friday
1:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Saturday
1:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 216-218 Camberwell Road, London SE5 0ED, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London
  • Phone Number: +44 20 7701 8587
Description
Lovers of Ethiopian cuisine and adventurous foodies will appreciate this bright, clean and modern restaurant in Camberwell that prides itself on its family recipes and dedication to authentic Ethiopian traditions. Zeret itself is a name that comes from a small village in northern Ethiopia, and the menu includes mostly chicken, lamb and beef stews made with butter, garlic and ginger served on pancake-like flatbread called enjera. All the food here is delicious, and the dining room is decorated with colourful placemats, potted palms and simple white walls. Perfect for communal/sharing meals with friends and family, the Zeret Kitchen has attentive staff and a relaxed atmosphere ��� don't miss the Ethiopian style chicken cooked with green chillies, herbs and spices.
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