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Kokeb Ethiopian Restaurant

45 Roman Way | minutes from Caledonian Tube, London N7 8XF, England
+44 20 7609 9832
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good19%
  • Average3%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“injera” (35 reviews)
“flatbread” (11 reviews)
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African, Ethiopian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
45 Roman Way | minutes from Caledonian Tube, London N7 8XF, England
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Reviewed 2 April 2017 via mobile

A great experience throughout! Great food, the owner is lovely and will help you choose. Don't go if you are in a rush. This is a dinner experience and the owner is the waitress and the cook so it might take a while Amazing food

Thank jagulec
Reviewed 25 March 2017 via mobile

My family have been coming back to this restaurant for over 15 years and are never disappointed. The food is always delicious and full flavoured, the meat is succulent and well prepared (no fatty bits) My son is a vegetarian and the mixed vegetables are...More

Thank Anna F
Reviewed 24 March 2017 via mobile

My friends and I wanted to taste some Ethiopian food. None of us had every tried it before. We shared different platters and the waitress recommended the number of injeras (Ethiopian flatbread) we needed. It is a small place, so you'd better book. We went...More

Thank Elisa R
Reviewed 23 March 2017 via mobile

This is easily the best Ethiopian restaurant in London, made all the more so by the delightful owner Getenesh. The restaurant is on a queued street off of Caledonia Rd. We made reservations for 7 people and Getenesh was very easy to communicate with for...More

Thank merenptah
Reviewed 17 March 2017

Excellent and authentic food, with a wide range of options for vegetarians and meat eaters alike - and great value too! The owner is lovely, and somehow manages to take orders, prepare the food, serve it and even explain the dishes to you all at...More

Thank HerbertWest13
Reviewed 27 February 2017 via mobile

Dropped into Kokeb having never tried Ethiopian food before, the restaurant was quiet but this was likely due to it being only about 4pm and the weather was wet and windy, we were met by a lovely lady who we later found out was the...More

Thank Ricwood16
Reviewed 21 February 2017 via mobile

We went to this place for a dinner. It was my first ever experience with Ethiopian food, loved everything there. We ordered some food and advice from the owner/chef was given that it may be too much and she suggested smaller order, she was spot...More

Thank Kinga J
Reviewed 6 February 2017

I'd been told about this place by many people and came with a friend one evening. It's a short walk from Caledonian Road tube and relatively easy to find along a quiet residential street. The decor is spartan, although it has nice touches of Ethiopia...More

Thank Ryan Z
Reviewed 19 December 2016

Amazing service, and such such delicious food. Also, make sure to ask for Ethiopian coffee at the end of your meal - absolutely mouth watering.

Thank Philippa C
Reviewed 14 November 2016 via mobile

I love coming to Kokeb. I've been there at least 5 times. The owner who is also the chef and the waitress brings a great feel to the place. She remembers her guests and is aleays happy to answer questions about the food. When you...More

Thank jagulec
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I would like to buy a voucher or pay for a meal for my sister in Law's 50th birthday - she is Ethiopian and I think she would love it Is this possible please? Thank you
27 August 2016|
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Response from Mahak S | Reviewed this property |
I think you could arrange this with the manager. You will have to call them up.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 5 - USD 10
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
16:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 45 Roman Way | minutes from Caledonian Tube, London N7 8XF, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London
  • Phone Number: +44 20 7609 9832
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