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Addis Ababa

8233 Fenton St, Silver Spring, MD 20910-4503
+1 301-589-1400
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good51%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
2 Aug 2018
“Nice ambiance and delicious cooking”
23 Jun 2017
“Great Food!”
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African, Ethiopian
$$ - $$$
8233 Fenton St, Silver Spring, MD 20910-4503
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Reviewed 3 August 2018 via mobile

My meal at Addis Ababa Restaurant checked off many boxes in my books. The decor was transformative and extremely appealing to this world traveller, complemented by an amiable service. The Vegetable Platter was as good as it gets with the different pulses and vegetables having...More

Thank Alex W
Reviewed 24 June 2017

I've ordered from here a few times and the food is always delicious, nice portions and beautifully seasoned! If you like Ethiopian - then be sure to stop by!

Thank Mercedes V
Reviewed 27 March 2017 via mobile

Parking can be a bear - read the signs closely and do not park in either lot on the sides of the building. We take street parking. The restaurant is small and you will need reservations for parties larger than 4. The food was tasty...More

Thank JNetteDC
Reviewed 30 October 2016

We went for dinner. You eat with your hands at a high or low table. The food and service was good. Looks like a place locals eat.

Thank Jim S
Reviewed 1 September 2016

Great service, good food and we would recommend the restaurant for residents and visitors alike. Priced a little high.

Thank rdgcans
Reviewed 14 July 2016

This place is nice, but there are many better Ethiopian restaurants in Silver Spring and there are certainly ones that are cheaper, given you more food, or whose food is generally better. This place has some delicious Ethiopian honeywine though!

Thank Vanessa L
Reviewed 18 February 2016

Excellent value lunch menu with traditional Ethiopian dishes and some non-traditional quasi-Ethiopian sandwiches. Dinner menu, on the other hand, seemed somewhat overpriced.

Thank dc_babs
Reviewed 29 January 2016

We come here often (usually with a $11 for $20 Groupon). It's a nice atmosphere with traditional decorations and decorative furniture. The food comes fast and is pretty good. The portions are nice sized although I usually manage to eat up all the injera (ethiopian...More

1  Thank BoatsBootsBalloons
Reviewed 17 January 2016

Not sure what the other complaints about the service experienced, but we went on a busy Saturday night with two small children and the service was very attentive--food was excellent, on par with some of the better Ethiopian in the area. It felt fresher and...More

Thank Crystal T
Reviewed 2 January 2016

We've been to this restaurant a number of times, and the food is always great - one of the best in the area. The service, less so. The last two times we've been there the service has been glacial. The server is friendly enough, just...More

Thank MinervaZee
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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
USD 15
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Open Hours
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 2:00 am
11:00 am - 2:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8233 Fenton St, Silver Spring, MD 20910-4503
  • Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Montgomery County  >  Silver Spring
  • Phone Number: +1 301-589-1400
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