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Nyala Ethiopian Cuisine

2900 Harvard St, Fort Collins, CO 80525-2690
+1 970-223-6734
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good20%
  • Average6%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible3%
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African, Ethiopian, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
2900 Harvard St, Fort Collins, CO 80525-2690
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I ate here once years ago and it was so god awful that to this day If somewhere is bad I say well at least it wasn't as bad as the Ethiopian place. The food tastes like rancid baby food and everyone at the table...More

Thank eedoonan
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I have been enjoying Nyala for quite a few years. It is top-notch. The owner and manager is onsite and prepares each meal to order from scratch. She uses traditional tef for the injera and also spices, many of which come from...More

Thank Fredrick S
Reviewed 25 June 2017 via mobile

We have eaten here many times. We have tried the Sambussa (crispy pastry shells filled with spiced lentils) as an appetizer. For our main course, over time we've tried the Atkilt Wot (cabbage, potato and carrot), Fosolia (green beans and carrots), Yekik Alicha (yellow split...More

1  Thank Deb S
Reviewed 22 June 2017

My sister frequents this restaurant and took me here for lunch. The owner, Etage, was friendly and helpful. Having not been here before I asked her to serve me whatever she thought was best. I got served the most delicious, well spiced lamb dish (maybe...More

Thank CopperLeah
Reviewed 1 June 2017 via mobile

We loved the food and the experience was great. Friendly place with authentic food. The owner came out to great us. I highly recommend this restaurant.

Thank Sandy K
Reviewed 16 February 2017 via mobile

Coming from Chicago, seeing an Ethiopian place in Fort Collins was so exciting, and it did not disappoint. The food was absolutely fantastic and not expensive at all, especially for how much you got (my stomach feels like it'll burst!). The staff was super friendly...More

Thank breba324
Reviewed 22 December 2016

I am not sure how many words are needed. How about - SIMPLY DEVINE!!! I want them in my town, please?! Everything is amazing but especially the lamb wot.

Thank Krista B
Reviewed 18 August 2016 via mobile

We wanted to try something different and this was a find! Recommend you try the traditional seating which also means traditional eating (sans cutlery). I had the lamb trio (spicy) and my wife got beef Gored-Gored. We had spiced tea and then Ethiopian sparkling mineral...More

Thank Ruths4
Reviewed 26 July 2016

We were craving Ethiopian food so decided we'd go there for a special family meal on Christmas Eve day. As always, the food was freshly prepared and delicious. My hubby's favorite thing here is shuro but it is not on the lunch menu. We didn't...More

2  Thank Deb S
Reviewed 16 April 2016 via mobile

One of my favorite restaurants in Fort Collins! After spending a few weeks in Ethiopia I can vouch that the food is authentic and top notch! On par or potentially better than the best food I found in Ethiopia

Thank Matt T
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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
US$10 - US$15
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout, Reservations, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Open Hours
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 14:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2900 Harvard St, Fort Collins, CO 80525-2690
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Fort Collins
  • Phone Number: +1 970-223-6734
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