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5633 N Ashland Ave
Chicago, Illinois, USA
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After a walk around Gethsemane Garden Center, many visitors stop by this restaurant. Clients point out that they like Ethiopian and Vegetarian cuisines here. Beet salads that Lalibela Ethiopian Restaurant offers you are perfectly cooked. A lot of visitors order delicious wine. Great coffee is among the tastiest drinks to degust.

The nice staff works hard, stays positive and makes this place great. This place is remarkable for its fabulous service. Here you will pay adequate prices. At this spot, guests can enjoy the enjoyable atmosphere and fancy decor. The discussions on this restaurant have led to 4 Yelp-branded stars for this place.

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THE best Ethiopian Restaurant ever! For real.  Their injera bread has as slightly higher Teff (grain) mix, making it a bit nuttier--- and more delicious.  Except one item I had that was just too spicy for me personally, I have loved everything I've tried here.  I admit that I am a bit of a wimp when it comes to hot/spicy foods, and usually prefer mild-moderate.   Great place to go with a group of friends, family members or colleagues.  A larger group means that you're able to order more items to share.  The Ethiopian style of putting each one of the entrees & sides on a large circular injera bread encourages sharing & togetherness. Wash your hands before eating, as you tear off a piece of bread to scoop up your food in Ethiopia .  Along with ethnic music in the background, it is a real cultural immersion for an evening! Interior is Ethiopian, ethnic themed, with these rustic, heavy, wood-frame chairs. The wood is round,  log-like legs, back, & frame, but comfortable seat.  Not sure if that is typical Ethiopian or not, but it certainly adds to the ambiance.
Really enjoyed this place! Definitely a place we will be back! I have had Ethiopian food before but a friend hadn’t and he really enjoyed it! You aren’t served flatware (not sure if you can ask for a set) and there is a sink to wash your hands to make sure all hands are clean.
Best food ever!!! Love the Berebere dishes and all the veg options.
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Address
5633 N Ashland Ave, Chicago, Illinois, USA
Features
Delivery Booking Сredit cards accepted Takeaway Parking No TV Wheelchair accessible
Opening hours
SundaySun 12:00-22:00
MondayMon Closed
TuesdayTue 16:00-22:00
WednesdayWed 16:00-22:00
ThursdayThu 16:00-22:00
FridayFri 16:00-22:00
SaturdaySat 12:00-22:00

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