Tesfa Ethiopian Cuisine

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#240 of 21425 places to eat in Chicago
ClosedOpens at 11:00
Ethiopian, African, Vegetarian options
$$$$ Average price: $11-30
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1023 W Wilson Ave
Chicago, Illinois, USA
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African and Ethiopian cuisines are must-taste ones at this restaurant. Many guests come here to enjoy mouthwatering daurade, beef and chicken. Tasty beignets can make a favorable impression on you. Clients visit Tesfa Ethiopian Cuisine to drink good wine. You will be offered delicious tea, coffee or smoothies.

This place with takeout food is good for those visitors who like to have supper in a hurry. The knowledgeable staff works hard, stays positive and makes this place wonderful. If you want to experience fabulous service, you should visit this spot. Delicious dishes at average prices are provided here. You will appreciate the spectacular decor and calm atmosphere of this restaurant. Tesfa Ethiopian Cuisine has been rated by guests and earned the 5 rating on Yelp.

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very good ethiopian fare, but not the best ever. friendly staff and relaxed vibe (small family owned place). we had the vegetarian combo platter (with 7ish veg foods), which has a good variety of vegetables and legumes. we liked most of them but a couple were not great. thr tea is really nice and has free refills!!
This restaurant deserves 5-stars in every single category: value, taste, service, and environment! 1) Value: We ordered the family style vegetarian plate for $35 (before tip), which they said serves 2-4 people. We were a party of 3 and could barely finish it. We were all so happy and full by the end of our meal! 2) Taste: Every one of the seven dishes on the vegetarian plate were absolutely delicious. Everything was perfectly spiced and seasoned. We all really enjoyed jumping from one dish to the next, using their delicious injera to sop up all the flavor. Also, as a family that keeps kosher it was nice to have so many delicious options to eat. 3) Service: Our server was really kind and attentive. We were greeted with warm tea pretty much as soon as we entered, and we were checked in on throughout the meal. They even said that as soon as we eat there we become "part of the family." So sweet. 4) Environment: We went around the time of the dinner rush and the restaurant was filled with happy customers. The music and set-up of the space feels very homey. Overall, this is my #1 restaurant recommendation! I truly can't say a bad thing about it. One of my favorite restaurant meals ever.
Immediately you are greeted with kindness and a unlimited tea on the house. We tried spinach and lentil sambusa. The lentil is so flavorful. It was my fav. But I couldn't believe how much spinach they could pack into a sambusa and manage to keep it crispy and flaky. Injeera was plentiful to soak up the flavors packed into every dish. The lamb was excellent and paired perfectly with the collard greens. We were so stuffed! $30 easily feeds 3 with a 2 meat 3 vegatarian option combo plate.
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Address
1023 W Wilson Ave, Chicago, Illinois, USA
Features
Takeaway Delivery Booking Сredit cards accepted Wi-Fi No outdoor seating Parking TV Wheelchair accessible
Opening hours
SundaySun 11:00-20:00
MondayMon 11:00-22:00
TuesdayTue 11:00-22:00
WednesdayWed 11:00-22:00
ThursdayThu 11:00-22:00
FridayFri 11:00-22:00
SaturdaySat 11:00-22:00

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