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Argwings Kodhek Road near Elgeyo Mrakwet junction, Nairobi, Kenya
+254 20 3755418
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good41%
  • Average12%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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African, Ethiopian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Argwings Kodhek Road near Elgeyo Mrakwet junction, Nairobi, Kenya
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Reviewed 12 July 2017

I haven't had any Ethiopian food as good as it is at Habesha - in addition the portions are generous, prices are fair, service is fast and friendly and the location is nice. In all my visits to Nairobi I make sure I don't miss...More

1  Thank Bas L
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

Would come back for just drinks, or a meal. Am sure we will be doing both again soon. Lovely place and atmosphere, sat in the coffee area, watching the coffee just being made was interesting. Lovely honey wine too. Ordered a main dish each and...More

1  Thank bikesrule
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

This restaurant was recommended to me by several people, I know why. It was easy to get to by Uber, staff were very helpful and friendly, good range of food and beverages. We shared the mixed plate between 3, a good mix of meat and...More

2  Thank Karen B
Reviewed 5 July 2017 via mobile

For a business lunch, colleagues took me to the restaurant - my first Ethiopian lunch! I was sceptical at first, place looked like nothing much, but the food was excellent - ordered a platter to share and WOW was the food great. Everything they brought...More

1  Thank PascalT2010
Reviewed 3 June 2017 via mobile

The restaurant is well located, along Argwings Kodhek Road, just a short distance from Yaya Centre Mall. It serves authentic Ethiopian cuisine best washed down by "Bunna", Ethiopian coffee freshly and slowly brewed on charcoal in a "Jabena" pot.

Thank David W
Reviewed 25 May 2017 via mobile

The original Habesha in Kilimani and the newer and smaller one in Gigiri are both great. I enjoy the first one very much, as great Ethio food, coffee, music and lovely garden, that all reflect Ethio atmosphere. There are shops for some souveniers in the...More

1  Thank justme0028
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

Habesha restaurant is the best in Nairobi with their warm and authentic Ethiopian atmosphere to their delicious food. I have never been disappointed by their food,it is also very reasonably priced and they have many foreigners so those with sensitive stomachs have no need to...More

2  Thank m25p
Reviewed 21 May 2017 via mobile

This was my first time eating Ethiopian food and I simply loved it! The restaurant has many different sitting options: inside, outside, more reserved cozy areas, small lounges etc... The staff is very friendly and helps you choosing your meal. I've had a Vegetarian mezze...More

1  Thank Renata V
Reviewed 19 May 2017 via mobile

Went to the habesha in gigiri. I usually like their food and their service is OK on and off. However their compound has really been neglected in the past few months. This time I went and it was in terrible shape.litter and plastic bottles strewn...More

1  Thank ngina84
Reviewed 5 May 2017

Its a peaceful and relaxing place in a busy part of Nairobi. The food is great, the service is good and you can enjoy the Ethiopian / Eritrean coffee ceremony after a tasty meal. Good prices and certainly a place to visit if you like...More

1  Thank josorb
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30 March 2015|
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Response from habeshaeth |
Ethiopian food is vary teisty and spice wel coke like doro wot kitffo shero is our excelent food is diffrent
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
9:00 am - 12:00 am
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9:00 am - 12:00 am
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9:00 am - 12:00 am
9:00 am - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Argwings Kodhek Road near Elgeyo Mrakwet junction, Nairobi, Kenya
  • Location: Africa  >  Kenya  >  Nairobi
  • Phone Number: +254 20 3755418
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