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Lucy Lounge & Restaurant

St George St | Arada Sub City, Next to National Museum, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
+251 91 114 6646
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  • Excellent24%
  • Very good56%
  • Average15%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“fruit drinks” (5 reviews)
“injera” (18 reviews)
“pizza” (20 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
African, Ethiopian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
St George St | Arada Sub City, Next to National Museum, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is where you go for safe, tasty, well prepared food for every dietary preference, from pizza and pasta to lamb curry, they have it all. This the Ethiopian equivalent of the Macaroni Grill, only the setting is more interesting, and you have a greater...More

Thank Naguchi
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Fun location adjacent to the National Museum is decorated to create atmosphere, with thatched roof seating areas and a 'Lucy' replica skeleton in traditional Habesha dress. The food is excellent but pricy; except to pay around 350 birr ($15 USD) per person for entree and...More

Thank AngelaMFamily
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Visited the restaurant when I was in the neighbourhood of the National Museum and the cloth market Shiromeda. The food was great, ambiance good and my friend’s and I enjoyed. They have a model of Lucy at the entrance of the restaurant, you can take...More

Thank Ambo W
Reviewed 13 June 2017

We took our family there for the first time. Most of us got sick it took a long time to get service and the water in the restroom was not working. Great ambience but seems not well managed.

Thank texsax10321
Reviewed 12 June 2017

After enjoying Lucy museum most people go to Lucy lounge. The food is really good and the place is very artistic. It feels like a creative place to hang out. The owner is very creative and change the decor every few months. One of my...More

Thank Hewan1
Reviewed 10 June 2017 via mobile

I did not eat there! I only drank a delicious Ethiopian coffee! The atmosphere is good and the place and service nice!

Thank adibfarid
Reviewed 19 May 2017

In a very nice eenvironment, a good service and nice food in general. The personnel is always available and prices are quite affordable.

Thank Cheikh T
Reviewed 17 May 2017

Very well located near National museum. Food and service are excellent. Nice outside seatings with some art items.

1  Thank claire20152015
Reviewed 14 May 2017

smashing place a for a wee drink and snack. lovely layout and a couple of tortoises to keep the kids amused.

Thank markevans20
Reviewed 10 May 2017

I think the restaurant is perfectly located. Very close to the museum as well as accessible from the the other side of the street. It has a lovely atmosphere and a beautiful setting with a mix of some outdoorish and indoorish setting. Food was ordinarily...More

1  Thank Veudin
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Romantic, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: St George St | Arada Sub City, Next to National Museum, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
  • Location: Africa  >  Ethiopia  >  Addis Ababa
  • Phone Number: +251 91 114 6646
Just north of the National Museum, on the same side of St George, north of Arat Kilo Square
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