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Jewel of India

Bole Road, Addis Ababa BH51ED, Ethiopia
+251-11-557 25 10
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  • Excellent26%
  • Very good48%
  • Average21%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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“dosas” (6 reviews)
“non veg” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Indian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Bole Road, Addis Ababa BH51ED, Ethiopia
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The place does not meet expectations, especially if you have visited their website. The food is good, though. I guess if the owners invested in the facilities, incl. the washrooms, it would rank among the top indian restaurants in Addis. Until then, no repeat from...More

Thank Irshad M
Reviewed 27 July 2017

Ambience- ok Food is above average but not excellent. There billing system , you will never like.However, we understand the ethiopian tax revenue dept s terror but still as a professional business , such practice is not at all advisable.

Thank 704priyankk
Reviewed 31 March 2017 via mobile

Authentic Indian preparation with variety to serve. Though ambience is average but food is good. Service is prompt and guest friendly.

Thank Ish G
Reviewed 13 November 2016 via mobile

Great ambiance, cosy small place. Great tasting food, naan breads were fantastic with the delicious butter chicken. Vegetarian starters were spicy and tasty. Will definitely recommend.. lovely experience.

Thank Tracy N
Reviewed 9 September 2016

Situated just off Bole Road, Jewel of India has a good set up and offer nice Indian dishes. They serve good non-Veg starters which twines well with the local St Georges beer. Recommend its Briani, or the mutton curry. Staff are courteous and there is...More

Thank SushilBaguant
Reviewed 29 August 2016

A little difficult to find but once I did I was not disappointed. The food was very good, and reasonably priced. I ended up going 2 different times.

Thank Twdoc504
Reviewed 14 May 2016 via mobile

Has a great selection. Huge portions that were really good. The service was attentive, for Addis at least. A fun experience with leftovers to take home. Will come again!!

Thank Becka155
Reviewed 5 May 2016

Good restaurant in Addis ababa with variety of Indian dishes, Soups and sweets (Must to Taste).. Overall atmosphere is good, but hygiene is the big issue in all the restaurants in Addis.. Serving takes usually 15 minutes accoeding to your order, Taste of food is...More

Thank Arul S
Reviewed 25 April 2016

The waitress walked off half way through giving the order for no apparent reason. The food was not restaurant quality. The room was more like being in someones house, which had a TV screen showing the football on one side. It is a shame as...More

1  Thank vincentprice2000
Reviewed 6 April 2016

We visited this restaurant for our lunch. Food was good. Excellent taste for all the dishes we ordered. Even we got soft and thin chapatis there. Great part is that they have south India dishes like dosa etc. Also they have many vegetarian options available....More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Television
Good for
Kids, Groups, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Bole Road, Addis Ababa BH51ED, Ethiopia
  • Location: Africa  >  Ethiopia  >  Addis Ababa
  • Phone Number: +251-11-557 25 10
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