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2781 Clairmont Rd, Atlanta, GA 30329
+1 404-417-0991
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11:00 - 02:00
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Beaumont, Texas
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52 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 October 2015

Food is good and filling. Typical of nice Etheopean food. Not sure the waitress spoke fluent English but was very attentive.

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Atlanta, Georgia, USA
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41 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 March 2014

That was a nice discovery. Ethiopian food is quite good. Lots of favors, spicy but not much, healthy and nutritious. We tried both sambusa as appetizer: beef and lentils, and liked both. Then, one dish of lamb (stew) and one beef (also stew) with two vegetable sides each, allowing us to trie all sides! Again very flavorful and a different... More 

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Orlando, Florida
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7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 January 2014

I was going to be in Atlanta on Friday the 3rd of January I looked to see what Ethiopian or Eritrean restaurant was there I read so many good reviews about this restaurant that I had my friend go about 20 miles out of the way to get some of the delicious food I read so much about we pulled... More 

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1 Thank Patricia M
pap
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 December 2013

"Simple and pleasant" in all areas.... atmosphere, staff/customer service, ambiance, decor, and taste. honestly 3.7 stars ;-) sure I'd eat there again. no problems overall

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2 Thank KaribKit
Atlanta, GA
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42 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 January 2013

Pretty place with lots of wood and brick. Went for lunch and the place was very busy. Well worth the wait. Staff was very professional. The Ethiopian food was excellent and served promptly. A great menu makes it easy for the uninitiated to order. Can't wait to go back for dinner!

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2 Thank B52Brian
Savannah, Georgia
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208 reviews
136 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 April 2012

Good Ethiopian food. Adequate surroundings. Pleasant service. Could be better, but a good meal nonetheless.

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2 Thank Delegal
Memphis, Tennessee
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57 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 January 2012

Our family enjoyed a plentiful platter of meat and vegetable portions served with injera. The restaurant was clean and decor was appealing. We especially enjoyed the friendly waitress. Coffee was top notch!

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3 Thank lucyimhome
Charlottesville, Virginia
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 December 2011

I was in town for an interview, and needed to find something to do with myself. It had been years since I'd been to an Ethiopian restaurant, but Meskerem did not disappoint. I got meat combo #1, which came with 3 meats dishes and unlimited injera, enough food for 2 normal people for 12$. I almost finished it (and I'm... More 

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3 Thank Kevin D
Birmingham, Alabama
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14 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 September 2010

I love this place. I actually found it by accident as I was driving by, but I'm glad I did. The atmosphere is charming, and the staff are very gracious and welcoming. The menu was detailed in its descriptions for those who have never had Ethiopian food, and whatever wasn't described the waitress made sure to explain what it was.... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 January 2008

Oh wow. I don't even know how I can write about how amazing the food and service was here, but darn it! I'll try! Everything was delicious and the portions are ridiculously huge for the price you pay. Our waitress was so kind and very eager to help us out with anything we needed. And the food..OH GOD. I can't... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$20
Cuisine
African, Ethiopian
Meals
Dinner
Open Hours
Monday
11:00 - 00:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 00:00
Thursday
11:00 - 00:00
Friday
11:00 - 02:00
Saturday
11:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2781 Clairmont Rd, Atlanta, GA 30329
  • Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  Atlanta
  • Phone Number: +1 404-417-0991

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