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habesha restaurant and bar

29-31 Sackville Street | M1 3LZ, Manchester M1 3LZ, England
+44 161 228 7396
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good32%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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African, Ethiopian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
29-31 Sackville Street | M1 3LZ, Manchester M1 3LZ, England
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Reviewed 5 days ago

First time I've had Ethiopian food. Café was easy to miss as is on first floor. Chicken doro wat was wonderfully spicy and came with the classic injera sourdough flatbread with its characteristic spongy texture. Recommended!

1  Thank avonderbecke
Reviewed 1 week ago

Definitely one to thank T.A for. From the street you'd avoid every day of the week: looks like a typical take away establishment. Go in though and upstairs is a cracking spot. Very eclectic, so if you want haute cuisine or fine dining go elsewhere....More

Thank bitpricey
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was our best experience during 3 recent days staying in Manchester and eating and drinking in lots of places. You really have to search for it - make sure you have the street number and then head up the spiral staircase leading out of...More

Thank jojoDorset
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Service from the waiter was impeccable during our visit. Unique food which we hadn't tried before and would especially recommend the veggie dish Shiro! The setting is very modest and clean, only slight disappointment was they had run out of Ethiopian beer. We will definitely...More

Thank Hannah S
Reviewed 18 October 2017 via mobile

Delicious and authentic Ethiopian cuisine. Very good value and excellent service by the waiter - I wish more restaurants offered a similar service. Modest and authentic surroundings which added to the vibe. Definitely worth a visit if you fancy something different in the city centre

Thank Nisadha B
Reviewed 12 October 2017

As soon as you venture up the stairs from the take-away, you enter into a beautiful little restaurant. The food was incredible, the waiter was so lovely and despite seeming really busy took the time to make sure we understood what Ethopian food was and...More

Thank Megan L
Reviewed 24 September 2017

Found this place on google because I had a craving for real Ethiopian food. I last had it when I was in Kenya, at a restaurant that was owned and run by an Ethiopian family. It was also called Habesha. I've dreamed of finding food...More

Thank rmoisio
Reviewed 13 September 2017

BEST ETHIOPIAN RESTAURANT IN MANCHESTER sometimes the simplest food is the best great home, with smile, simplicity the toilets are clean and excellent hygiene just enjoyed

Thank pouchkar-creation
Reviewed 6 September 2017

Yes! This must be the best restaurant in Manchester if you've travelled the world and enjoy something quite different. Serving wonderful Ethiopian food, it was my first time to sample it. It's served with a special bread, loads of it, and you tear off the...More

1  Thank Unhb
Reviewed 31 August 2017 via mobile

Great Value for this Ethiopian Restaurant. Had the Lamb and the Vegetarian dish. I would highly reccomend the latter.

Thank emanuele91
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Jo R
9 December 2016|
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Response from Nebex B | Property representative |
Hello Jo, we are open as usual on New Year's Eve. Thank you.
Neil B
14 July 2016|
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Response from Nebex B | Property representative |
Hello, the cuisines you have mentuoned are west african food. Unfortunately, we only do Ethiopian food, which is entirely different type. Thank you.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
2:00 pm - 11:00 pm
3:00 pm - 11:00 pm
3:00 pm - 11:00 pm
3:00 pm - 11:00 pm
3:00 pm - 11:00 pm
3:00 pm - 11:00 pm
1:00 pm - 11:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 29-31 Sackville Street | M1 3LZ, Manchester M1 3LZ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Greater Manchester  >  Manchester
  • Phone Number: +44 161 228 7396
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