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Bata Traditional Restaurant & Bar

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Off from Bole road to Rwanda Embassy and straight down about a 800 meters and Bata Restaurant will be on your right hand side. | Bole Rwanda Ethiopia, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
+251 11 663 1096
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12:00 - 00:00
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Sun - Sat 12:00 - 00:00
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Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
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16 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

When I drove in, I didn't know what I was getting into, then I entered the restaurant and I was struck. The place is BEAUTIFUL, (but it has a proclivity to get cold). I enjoyed everything it offered!

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Thank kimchoge
Calgary, Canada
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a great cultural restaurant that doesn't break the bank. The dancing and music is a great educator and show for patrons. The food is amazing as well!

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Thank lemonsqueezi
Milan, Italy
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30 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Quality, varied traditional music and dance every night. Ethiopian food at its top, good tej as well. Stunning garden and good service. A gem.

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Thank Cipenscic
Johannesburg, South Africa
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53 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 July 2016 via mobile

I spent 2 nights in addis in transit on a business trip and wanted to try some local food and music. I think there are a few tourist traps in the city but this is not one of them. I was traveling alone and arrived on a Friday night just after 6pm. Food was really good, i had a cooked... More 

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Astana, Kazakhstan
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 June 2016 via mobile

Nice food, friendly staff, beautiful place and traditional dancing show. Take away service provided. Furniture is old. We enjoyed sitting outside with fresh air.

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1 Thank AibekZh
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 June 2016 via mobile

A must see!! Best food best service and best traditional dance. We were extremely happy with everything we saw!

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1 Thank bata1919
London, England
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109 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 74 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 June 2016

We ate here on a Wednesday evening - it was a little quiet, but we received a very warm welcome. There was traditional singing and dancing taking place in the upstairs room, where we were sitting. The food was very good - we shared a fasting (vegetarian) set meal, and half a litre of tej. I think it might be... More 

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Letchworth, United Kingdom
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21 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 May 2016

Great evening amazing atmosphere with the music and dancing. .traditional ethiopian food ..a great experience

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1 Thank Jacquie S
Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 May 2016

the place is a paradise , its somewhere you need to go to when u want to be away from the city while ur in the city , the food is great , the price is fair and the staffs are very friendly , i had a great time every time i went to bata

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 May 2016 via mobile

amazing traditional food with best price good place for relaxing and taking some photos the services is good and fast

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
African, Ethiopian, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 00:00
Monday
12:00 - 00:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 00:00
Thursday
12:00 - 00:00
Friday
12:00 - 00:00
Saturday
12:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Off from Bole road to Rwanda Embassy and straight down about a 800 meters and Bata Restaurant will be on your right hand side. | Bole Rwanda Ethiopia, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
  • Location: Africa  >  Ethiopia  >  Addis Ababa
  • Phone Number: +251 11 663 1096

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?