Food and Eating out in Addis
Addis Ababa Restaurants
Eating out in Addis Ababa is just getting better and better.
If you are looking for traditional food then there are lots of places to try out.
Yod Abyssinia is a great place to go if you want decent local food and entertainment. There is a great Restaurant Review on this site: howtocookgreatethiopian.com/yod-abyssinia-restaurant-addis-ababa-ethiopia
Daily shows of all types of Ethiopian dancing, in a super venue. Do not think this is a tourist trap, it always is full of locals. It is just a great show and good food.
Yod Abyssinia: Bole Medhaniyalem Area, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia / +251 011 661 2985
International food is also on the increase within the city. From French to Italian to Thai, you name it Addis Ababa has it. Follow this link for a listing of restaurants in Addis Ababa: restaurantsethiopia.com/ethiopia
If you are new to Ethiopian food then you are in for a great treat.
Rich slow cooked stews, hot spices sauces, mild savoury plates, lots of vegan food and of course Injera.
O have you come the right place.
Coffee is such an integral part of Ethiopian culture, that it is very hard to to even begin to explain its importance.
You have to try this out, it is a slow relaxing affair, unlike the fast food effort made in the western world.
There is lots more information on Ethiopian Coffee here: howtocookgreatethiopian.com/ethiopian-coffee