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Addis Red Sea Ethiopian Restaurant - CLOSED

1755 Massachusetts Ave, Cambridge, MA 02140-2218
+1 617-441-8727
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  • Excellent21%
  • Very good41%
  • Average30%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible0%
10 Jul 2014
“Tasty, Interesting”
31 Jul 2013
“Mixed review”
Restaurant Hours Closed
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African, Seafood, Ethiopian, Vegetarian Friendly
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1755 Massachusetts Ave, Cambridge, MA 02140-2218
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Reviewed 11 July 2014

My husband and I spotted this as we were driving along Mass Ave and went in on a lark. We didn't really know what to expect, but we had an enjoyable experience. Dishes are prepared with the requested degree of spiciness and served on platters...More

6  Thank Jessica O
Reviewed 31 July 2013

Our party of four ordered four appetizers and four entrees. Served by friendly helpful staff in the large shallow bowl that we all shared. The spicy beef was the best. Lamb just tasted "off." And dishes labeled as mild were very bland and disappointing. Not...More

Thank dragonkist
Reviewed 1 June 2013

First experience at Ethiopian food courtesy of Groupon. Was expecting a whole lot more but left a little unsatisfied. Your different entrees will be placed over the spread out Ethiopian bread and served on a very large platter to be shared. Pros: 1. Tried a...More

Thank SR007
Reviewed 8 April 2013

I know Ethiopian food well and was pleased to find that this restaurant has good dishes, and even uncommon ones such as Kitfo, a spiced raw or barely cooked beef dish with berbere a spicy pepper treat. (Theirs was tasty, but seemed well-cooked, perhaps for...More

Thank OmenWesternMA
Reviewed 3 January 2013

We have been to all of the Ethiopian restaurants in the Boston area and Addis is definitely good, but not the best. We ordered a number of sampler dishes to get a good sense of the food. We found the food to be good, but...More

Thank khoward67
Reviewed 13 November 2012

This is the only Ethiopian restaurant I've ever been to, so my sample size couldn't be smaller, but I absolutely loved this place. We tried a wide varieties of appetizers and sauces, and I could not get enough of the squishy bread that everything comes...More

Thank ckoelbl
Reviewed 28 August 2012

I came here with a groupon which is very possibly why the service was so slow. The place was packed and many other tables were using groupons too. We arrived at 7pm on a Sunday and had to wait 20 minutes for a table-we didn't...More

Thank Jesserdb
Reviewed 22 August 2012

I love Ethiopian food and I got this deal online while I was traveling to Boston. We had a great meal and the staff was great. They gave us an extra dish, which also was delicious. Cons: They need to make improvements in the place,...More

Thank Gisele N
Reviewed 22 May 2012

This is a real fun journey in eating. They serve food on a big basket platter. The eating utensil is a delicious keff bread pancake that you use to scoop up the Ethiopian delicacies. Maybe even more impressive than the food are the absolutely beautiful...More

Thank Christine P
Reviewed 4 May 2012

I visited Addis for dinner with a group of 4. All of us ordered a combination fish plate, which included a meet/fish entree plus 3 vegetarian "sides" for ~20 each. The food came after ~40-50 min and looked like it was 2 entrees at most....More

Thank merryl8
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  • Address: 1755 Massachusetts Ave, Cambridge, MA 02140-2218
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Cambridge
  • Phone Number: +1 617-441-8727
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