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3609 Sutherland Ave, Knoxville, TN 37919-4309
+1 865-544-4475
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good35%
  • Average0%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“injera” (11 reviews)
“combo platter” (4 reviews)
“tibs” (4 reviews)
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African, Ethiopian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
3609 Sutherland Ave, Knoxville, TN 37919-4309
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Reviewed 12 August 2016 via mobile

I would recommend trying this restaurant. Staff is so kind and friendly. Food is delicious. Chicken Dora Tibs are my favorite! Spiced tea is so good too.

Thank Traveling V
Reviewed 10 August 2016 via mobile

Great good. Excellent staff and atmosphere. We are sold on the combination platter and unsweetened spiced tea! 😎👍🏻

Thank mark n
Reviewed 3 July 2016 via mobile

Yummy food, clean restaurant, nice service! We were traveling from California and looking for healthy food. My hubby is vegetarian, so he enjoyed the lentil dishes and the variety of vegetarian options. My pre-teen sons who eat a lot loved the food and were stuffed!...More

Thank Christine R
Reviewed 2 July 2016

We had an early dinner here on a Thursday evening, so the restaurant was pretty quiet. Their selection is not as big as I've seen at other Ethiopian restaurants, but was adequate. There were about 8 vegan items on the menu, plus the option to...More

Thank Colleen F
Reviewed 30 June 2016

We came here through the recommendation of a friend and ended up absolutely loving our meal here. Although we'd never really had Ethiopian food before, we got great tips for ordering from our waitress. Ordered the 3 person combo veggie platter ---which came with a...More

Thank Anthropologie
Reviewed 10 June 2016 via mobile

This is a really amazing, small, family-owner restaurant. The food is excellently spiced (though I would not call it spicy). Roasted meats in sauce, vegetables and lentils which you eat by pinching together an amazing, flat, soft bread to get a bite. Everyone in our...More

Thank Lisa H
Reviewed 30 April 2016

Straightforward, well spiced Ethiopian food! The menu offers a nice variety and I've had nothing that I dislike, though I've been several times. If you want it spicy, you can get it that way and/or adjust your heat level with the sauces available on the...More

Thank Jonestuary .
Reviewed 31 March 2016

OK, that's not saying much since it is the ONLY Ethiopian restaurant in Knoxville. But I loved it and will go back. Very unique dining experience and delicious!

1  Thank CajunGrrrl
Reviewed 8 March 2016

As most people, I was a little nervous trying Gosh the 1st time. What kind of ingredients would they use? Would it be super spicy? I had all sorts of questions. What I found was a nice atmosphere with staff that didn't mind questions. The...More

1  Thank JBN63
Reviewed 6 March 2016 via mobile

Great place if you're looking for something unique. Go with a group and get a combo platter for the best experience (and be prepared to eat with your hands!)

Thank Matthew L
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3609 Sutherland Ave, Knoxville, TN 37919-4309
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Knoxville
  • Phone Number: +1 865-544-4475
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