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Queen of Sheba

12 Fortess Road, London NW5 2EU, England
+44 20 7284 3947
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good41%
  • Average3%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“injera” (17 reviews)
“lamb” (12 reviews)
“bread” (13 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 PM - 11:30 PM Hours
African, Ethiopian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
12 Fortess Road, London NW5 2EU, England
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1 - 10 of 117 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago

Discovered this whilst looking for a pre concert meal. Very tasty food well served. Great variety and so different from anything else we had tried before. Well worth a visit.

Thank ChrisAndAlli
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A lovely evening spent introducing Ethiopian food to friends. Wonderful variety of choices on the menu, beautifully served. The decor around the walls only further adds to the authentic experience. Staff were also kind and accommodating. My only (minor) grievance is I wish there was...More

Thank Maria5782g
Reviewed 23 April 2018 via mobile

Fell into this restaurant as simply a place to wait for friends while visiting London. Having had a cold drink we decided to have a little food and asked staff if we could share four side dishes. Considering this was a very random attendance the...More

Thank georgeyporgi
Reviewed 25 March 2018 via mobile

I went to this restaurant with my boyfriend. This was my fist time ear Ethiopian food. The food was lovely and the people where do nice to us. If you want eat and do something bit different I would say to go. Posh xx

Thank Porsche O
Reviewed 8 March 2018 via mobile

Was sceptical in trying this place as I have never had Ethiopian food before. Myself, sister and Aunt ordered the sharing platter which came with a wide selection of food that was bursting with flavour. It was simply delicious and cooked beautifully. We then had...More

Thank Shakira K
Reviewed 3 March 2018

We went, for a birthday lunch, on a wet Sunday in February and the restaurant was very quiet. That said and given that you like Ethiopian food the service was excellent, friendly, relaxed and very knowledgeable. We made our selection and enjoyed a spiced tea...More

Thank Maurice W
Reviewed 28 February 2018 via mobile

What a great place! Small & quirky Ethiopian restaurant hidden away in North London. Fantastic food that is served with the traditional injera (fermented bread). We had chicken, lamb and a selection of vegetarian dishes which was probably too much for two. Service was great...More

Thank Charles T
Reviewed 29 January 2018 via mobile

Is always nice to try something new and it is nicer if it's turn to be a good experiance. Queen of Sheba was a great example to nice place with good oriental food that was not just served well but also has great tastes.

Thank Movtal
Reviewed 27 January 2018 via mobile

Having lived in London for over 20 years and eaten in most of the Ethiopian and Eritrean restaurants I can happily say this is a real gem in North London. The food service and welcome are perfect. You will not be disappointed. I loved it...More

Thank Daniel S
Reviewed 13 December 2017

We had a lovely time here, the staff were very friendly and accommodating. All of the vegetarian options are also vegan! Delicious food in an informal setting - would definitely return.

Thank Mae F
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Romantic
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 11:30 PM
12:00 PM - 11:30 PM
12:00 PM - 11:30 PM
12:00 PM - 11:30 PM
12:00 PM - 11:30 PM
12:00 PM - 11:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 12 Fortess Road, London NW5 2EU, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London
  • Phone Number: +44 20 7284 3947
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