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Ada's Latin Flavor

279 Broadway, Long Branch, NJ 07740-6940
+1 732-222-5005
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good31%
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“tibs” (2 reviews)
“yucca” (2 reviews)
“potatoes” (2 reviews)
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African, Latin, Ethiopian, Caribbean, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly
279 Broadway, Long Branch, NJ 07740-6940
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Reviewed 23 May 2018 via mobile

Been eating a lot of Cuban/ Latin food in the area. Everyday it seems to get better. Ada’s is genuine . Ada’s is healthy. Ada’s is excellent; serving terrific Spanish food and Ethiopian cuisine. Yes Ethiopian. This was the first time ever eating Ethiopian. Had...More

Thank ken k
Reviewed 12 April 2018

Great local joint, Ethiopian food I think is better than the Dominican food, but that is just my opinion! Small inside, better for take out.

Thank agavarny
Reviewed 17 February 2018

What a great find for a local restaurant. It's small, simple but the food is wonderful and the owners are delightful to speak with. It's half Ethopian and half Dominican (I think) food. I always get the tostones and boiled yucca (delicious). I tried the...More

Thank lindamzard
Reviewed 13 August 2017

Ada's is a revelation a Dominican-Latino menu is accompanied by a spectacular array of Ethiopian dishes. Make sure you come Wednesday through Sunday, when the sourdough injera bread serves as the base for an Ethiopian feast. The $ 19 special for two (4 vegertarian and...More

Thank Adrian K
Reviewed 8 April 2017 via mobile

My husband and I walked in and were immediately greeted by Ada. It's a small place with a few booths and a few small tables but very clean and orderly. We spoke to Ada for a while and learned she is from Ethiopia and spent...More

Thank Lisa S
Reviewed 17 January 2017

I'm so happy that Ada's is right in my neighborhood, and I'm fast becoming a regular. I've tried both the Dominican and Ethiopian dishes, and they're both wonderful. It's a simple place...nothing fancy and not large enough for a big group. Only seats about 20....More

Thank Sara D
Reviewed 25 December 2016

I'm a vegetarian and Ada's has a great selection for me. Picking between that Ethiopian food and the Latin food is always a hard choice. The staff is very friendly. There is seating inside which has a very comfortable atmosphere.

Thank 180kesha
Reviewed 7 July 2016

Cannot get enough of this place. I probably eat 10 empanadas a week from Ada's. My staff loves them!!

Thank Lacey C
Reviewed 28 June 2016 via mobile

Ada's is a local secret. It is a down to earth place with delicious food. The owners are very friendly and attentive, they will make you feel right at home. If you have never tried Ethiopian food before, I highly recommend you give it a...More

Thank Isamarabela
Reviewed 18 June 2016

Dined with my wife, she had a delicious Cubano sandwich. I had the spicy Ethiopian beef stew. It had plenty of meet, carrots, potato nesting on a delicious Ethiopian bread and a salad. Tostone's as our side dish, excellent. Ada took very good care of...More

Thank Billy R
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Restaurant Details

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Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
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Open Hours
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 279 Broadway, Long Branch, NJ 07740-6940
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Jersey Shore  >  Long Branch
  • Phone Number: +1 732-222-5005
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