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Rapenburgerplein 6, 1011 VB Amsterdam, The Netherlands
+31 20 622 3485
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  • Very good26%
  • Average6%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible0%
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“injera” (11 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 9 March 2018

Had a great meal of a game meat stew with vegetables. The meal was hot delicious and fresh, washed down with a carafe of honey wine. The food did take a while to come out but luckily they had some stamp/ colour in activities to...More

Thank MsBeautySoul
Reviewed 8 February 2018 via mobile

Had a great meal and this little restaurant. Wonderful Ethiopian food. Waitress was super helpful and I loved the African music playing in the background. Just a nice relaxing evening. It’s the sort of food that makes you feel it’s cooked with love and restaurant...More

Thank Pegs F
Reviewed 21 November 2017

Amazing food, super accommodating and nice staff! Best injera I've ever had.... interesting selection of unusual meats and beverages.

Reviewed 7 November 2017

We tried this place because it was different from the norm. It is small, friendly has a brilliant atmosphere and has an honest simple presentation. We tried the fish, chicken and a pudding made with figs. Everything was perfectly cooked and tasted superb. Though we...More

1  Thank Tom H
Reviewed 18 October 2017 via mobile

Came across this place on our last night in Amsterdam. Having previously been to some 'high end' recommended restaurants. Frankly thus was the best one we went to, and would have gone back to it if we had more time. Cheap in comparison to Amsterdam...More

Thank TG946
Reviewed 14 October 2017 via mobile

This small place has great food! We had the tangine and the African salad; both were delicious! The spices are very flavorful without overpowering the meat. And the prices are quite reasonable! We highly recommend this place. It gets busy on the usual nights (Friday...More

Thank Wilmer W
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
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

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
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: +31 20 622 3485
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