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Africa - Ristorante Tipico Etiopico-Eritreo

Via Gaeta 26, Rome, Italy
+39 06 494 1077
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good48%
  • Average13%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“falafel” (3 reviews)
“curry” (2 reviews)
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African, Ethiopian, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Via Gaeta 26, Rome, Italy
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1 - 10 of 90 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Good Ethiopian food with reasonable prices. Close to termini station. Quite a pleasant ambiance too. Highly recommended.

Thank LibinLK
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Everything was spiced perfectly but the meat was a bit too hard to chew. The falafel were very good.

Thank anele3
Reviewed 13 March 2017

Authentic Ethiopian Eritrean food in a charming family run spot. We are so thrilled to come across this little gem close to our hotel near the Termini. Not to be missed lamb and vegetarian dishes. And the half bottle Chianti Corvo is reasonably priced at...More

Thank BrokenArrow02
Reviewed 15 January 2017 via mobile

Loved this place. It is surely not very popular and a hidden place near termini station. We were staying at Smart hotel and was craving for other kind of cuisine. Don't be surprised if the place looks deserted but surely go their for the authentic...More

Thank Megha S
Reviewed 9 January 2017

Ristorante Africa is a lovely little restaurant less than 10 minutes walk from Roma Termini station. I stumbled upon it while look for places to eat near our hotel and was not disappointed. The service is friendly and welcoming, and the portion sizes are great....More

Thank MysteryGuest70
Reviewed 8 January 2017 via mobile

We came to Rome for my 50th birthday and we're staying nearby, we visited here on Friday 6th January We came fairly early in the evening around 19.30 so we were the first in, the place is very clean and decorated in a nice way...More

Thank Markeleven8
Reviewed 24 November 2016

This was close to my hotel and I was intrigued. Though a little worried as no one has reviewed this restaurant in awhile. I went fairly early on a Tuesday night and I was the only person here. Sadly the service was lacking - the...More

Thank Michelle S
Reviewed 14 July 2016 via mobile

This restaurant is exceptional it's calm peaceful and delicious, the staff are wonderfully amazing the food is sublime and overall me and my fiancé had an absolutely wonderful meal. The food is not only in plenty but wholesome too. I've been out a lot during...More

Thank Jamie W
Reviewed 2 July 2016 via mobile

We have never eaten in an African restaurant before and were keen to try. The decor was interesting and gave atmosphere. The lads who run the place were personable, helpful and nice. The lamb and veg curry was just like a home made slow cooked...More

Thank SimonBrisbane
Reviewed 1 July 2016

We stayed in this neighborhood where there are several Ethiopian restaurants. The food here was excellent. You should be familiar with the cuisine or it may be too spicy for you. Clientele seems to be Ethiopian and Ethiopian -talian as well as locals. good service.

1  Thank Marina L
Old school vibe from the very beginning is the only
way to describe the Esquilino neighbourhood. The
Esquilino takes pride in being one of the oldest areas
in Rome for its key location on one of the city’s
famous seven hills. From an ancient neighbourhood to
its modern incarnation as a multicultural hub,
Esquilino always has something going on—polyglot
vendors debate street artists while kids play pick-up
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
US$13 - US$38
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly, Kids, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 - 01:00
12:00 - 01:00
12:00 - 01:00
12:00 - 01:00
12:00 - 01:00
12:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Gaeta 26, Rome, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Lazio  >  Rome>  > Esquilino
  • Neighbourhood: Esquilino
  • Phone Number: +39 06 494 1077
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