Taste of Ethiopia

$$ • Ethiopian

11740 San Pablo Ave, El Cerrito
(510) 778-1905


Take-Out/Delivery Options


Reviews for Taste of Ethiopia

I'm glad Ethiopian cuisine, at least one aspect of it, has been so embraced in the Bay Area, especially the East Bay. I don't think it's really about any exotic combination of ingredients but the simple fact that it's really about ladles of down home comfort food on a plate. Instead of buttermilk biscuits, it's injera which frankly is a more practical means of scooping up the goodness without the need of a fork. This particular place is in the same orange-hued strip mall as Gangnam...read full review
There was a roach on the injera that was brought to me for my vegetable sampler. This was disgusting and I stop eating my food right away. The last inspection for this restaurant was on November 2019 and it was 58 out of 100. This is already a red flag. On top of that, I had to paid because the person in charged said it wasn't a roach, yet you can clearly see it on the picture. I am not planning on coming back to this restaurant ever again. I gave them a second chance since the...read full review

I am a regular of Ethiopian food. My fave type of food to splurge on so it breaks my heart to write a negative review. I got the Veggie Combo. Lentils, split peas and greens undercooked. Potatoes and greens beans just ok. The enjere was pretty good. But I didnt pay over $16 for teff. Extremely disappointing experience.

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Monday Closed
Tuesday 12 - 3PM
5 - 9PM
Wednesday 12 - 3PM
5 - 9PM
Thursday 12 - 3PM
5 - 9PM
Friday 12 - 3PM
5 - 9PM
Saturday 12 - 3PM
5 - 9PM
Sunday Closed

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