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Rapenburgerplein 6, 1011 VB Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good26%
  • Average7%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible0%
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“injera” (9 reviews)
“pancakes” (9 reviews)
“rice” (5 reviews)
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African, Ethiopian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Rapenburgerplein 6, 1011 VB Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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Reviewed 15 August 2017

I came and eat there with friends and we got the 4 mix injeras... and that was puffff, super good!! If you want some wonderful fruit beer take the mongozo cocos or the banana one!!!

Thank Carlesjrn
Reviewed 3 July 2017 via mobile

Great vegetarian options. The injera is fabulous. Server is so friendly and helpful. I've been here twice recently and it is already a favorite.

Thank Barbara G
Reviewed 31 May 2017

Kilimanjaro offers a selection of traditional African meals made to complement contemporary menus of other restaurants. This colorful place seems popular among the locals so sometimes it is difficult to get a table. Many dishes are well prepared but save place for a desert.

1  Thank an3pi
Reviewed 20 May 2017 via mobile

Stopped in here for dinner on Saturday night, there were several people in the small-ish restaurant but we got a table easily. Shared a tasting plate & it was amazing. Beautiful flavours, authentic food - such a good find! Would definitely recommend Kilimanjaro! Seems to...More

Thank Iris M
Reviewed 14 May 2017

worth visiting african/ethiopian restaurant, proper food, well prepared, very good ethiopian caffe (rosted just before making), service rather slow, as it is only small place with one waiter (owner?), so if it is full prepare for long waiting with no nibbles nor drinks for rather...More

Thank krakar0l
Reviewed 5 March 2017 via mobile

Great food matched for vitality by the crockery. We ate outside, there was great service and live music. Be prepared for unusual dishes, if you have a western palate.

Thank Mary W
Reviewed 29 January 2017

The food was ok: tasty, appropriate quantity, nothing outstanding though. The table was clean and the ambiance cosy. The service on the contrary was quite unpleasant. The waitress was grumpy, rude, and when we asked her some more pancakes she looked amused/upset and replied in...More

Thank Nicolò M
Reviewed 28 December 2016 via mobile

Very affordable,good food .Injera with the small portions of various dishes was awesome .A family run restaurant with very pleasant folks with good service ... Their home made bread was also nice .

Thank majorpb
Reviewed 11 December 2016 via mobile

The mixed platter for one was very good and was enough to feed two people. I will definitely go here if I am in amsterdam again. The weird fermented honey wine was also good.

Thank SatansBacon
Reviewed 9 November 2016

Amazing taste, good price and cozy atmosphere! Especially liked that all the food comes fresh and cooked from the kitchen and the ingredients are authentic!

Thank AnisaJo
Plantage & the East
The eastern edge of central Amsterdam provides
visitors with the chance to imagine the city that
Rembrandt called home (and to tour his historic house)
while shopping like the thriftiest of locals at
Waterlooplein’s massive flea market, or even enjoying
a craft beer beside the tallest wooden windmill in The
Netherlands. This verdant, serene, and stately part of
town is home to Artis Royal Zoo, one of Europe’s
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Restaurant Details

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Dinner, After-hours
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Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
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Open Hours
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rapenburgerplein 6, 1011 VB Amsterdam, The Netherlands
  • Location: Europe  >  The Netherlands  >  North Holland Province  >  Amsterdam>  > Plantage & the East
  • Neighbourhood: Plantage & the East
  • Phone Number: 0206223485
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