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Shaheen Restaurant

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Taitu Street | Sheraton Addis Hotel, Addis Ababa ., Ethiopia
+251 11 517 1717
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Shaka's Rock, South Africa
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2016 via mobile

Two couples ordered 4 different curries which we shared and thoroughly enjoyed. There is a variety of sambals, chutneys and other side dishes available. Well worth a visit if you enjoy curries as there are not any other options available. World class food and service.

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Fort Collins, Colorado
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 September 2016

My friend and I had the pleasure of eating at Shaheen during the Ethiopian Art Show. Every dish we got was amazing and flavorful. However, by Ethiopian standards, this was a very expensive meal for two people (2800ETB/$140 USD). Definitely a special occasion restaurant.

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Kabul
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 September 2016

Shaheen is costly - but the experience is lovely and unique. The setting is intimate and great for a special date, its small and upscale, quiet and well appointed. We had the lamb rogengosh and butter chicken with garlic naan. All was lovely and more than enough for the two of us. Definitely recommend, though good quality cheaper Indian places... More 

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Glenmoore, Pennsylvania
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 August 2016

My first time having Indian cuisine and I was very impressed with the quality and the amount of the food.

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United States
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 July 2016

Ate here several times during my stay. It's the best restaurant in the hotel but everything is spicy so beware. It's Indian food in case you didn't know. The service is great and the resaurants is never to busy for dinner. Enjoy.

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San Jose, California
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 July 2016

My wife ate at Stagioni last year and was anxious to return to the Sheraton. We had a good meal but left feeling a bit disappointed. The menu is diverse and overall the food was good (with one excellent dish, one disappointing, and two average). Service was clearly not up to par. Our waiter started out very enthusiastic then just... More 

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Fermo, Italy
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 June 2016

Its nice to find a quality indian restaurant . The food was very good, the service very professional .

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Thank Guy B
New Delhi, India
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 June 2016

Located inside Addis Sheraton, the huge property is awe inspiring. The decor is good and so is the service. The food is however pretty ordinary and priced way above its worth. The portions of food are large and while the masalas or ingredients are all there the gourmet touch is missing. The meat does not fall off the bone and... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 April 2016

The restaurant was recommended by a colleague and I must say it was in fact one of the best Indian restaurants I have been to and certainly the best in Addis. From decor to service to food presentation, it is top class. And of course the large variety of dishes on offer are gorgeous. The starters were fresh and beautifully... More 

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Nacogdoches, Texas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 April 2016

Went with my wife for her birthday and had black dal and bhunna ghosht. both were very good and i had enough leftovers to have an awesome lunch the next day.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$30 - US$60
Cuisine
Indian, Asian
Meals
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Business meetings
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Taitu Street | Sheraton Addis Hotel, Addis Ababa ., Ethiopia
  • Location: Africa  >  Ethiopia  >  Addis Ababa
  • Phone Number: +251 11 517 1717

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?