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Alem Ethiopian Village

307 E Wisconsin Ave, Milwaukee, WI 53202-4301
+1 414-224-5324
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Overview
  • Excellent64%
  • Very good33%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Open Now
17:00 - 21:00All hours
CUISINES
African, Ethiopian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
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Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
307 E Wisconsin Ave, Milwaukee, WI 53202-4301
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1 - 10 of 77 reviews

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We are here many years ago with our kids and thought we would try it again. We were seated right away and received a menu quickly our order was taken but it took a while for our food to come we didn't think much of...More

Thank Sharon F
Reviewed 26 March 2017

Four of us stopped for dinner last night and found the food to be excellent. They were very accommodating for our wishes to create a shared meal from individual entries rather than having the family alternative with limited options. Only downside was the wait to...More

Thank sshoe8
Reviewed 10 March 2017

We have eaten here 4 times now and have never been disappointed. Last Saturday, the restaurant was quite full with diners of all ages and the 4 of use shared vegetarian and meat stew items. Everything was tasty and the spicy option had just a...More

Thank Mark C
Reviewed 1 March 2017

We're those crazy people: we brought our three children 4-and-under to an Ethiopian restaurant and let them eat with their hands. There was no better way to finish off a cold morning and early afternoon in the city than settling in to enjoy some tea,...More

Thank Bethany M
Reviewed 17 February 2017 via mobile

I have had Ethiopian food in Ethiopia, California George Town (DC), chicago, New York Boston and this place ranks equally to any of them. Great flavor and authentic taste.

Thank Bajet21
Reviewed 30 January 2017

If you love Ethiopian food and are in downtown Milwaukee you have to eat here!!! Staff is super nice and friendly and the food is out of this world good!!! Can't wait to go back on my next trip to Milwaukee.

Thank tpadul
Reviewed 19 January 2017

Best Ethiopian restaurant in the Milwaukee area. Good place to try Ethiopian cuisine for the first time as they have interesting combination platters and the waitress-servers are patient and helpful. If you know Ethiopian food, this place is pretty good, authentic, clean, it's a nice...More

Thank Rohan d
Reviewed 16 January 2017

I've never tried Ethiopian cuisine before and I am so glad I picked this place. The waitress was very helpful, friendly annd accommodating. The food was amazing. I will definitely be back to try more. I highly recommend this place to anyone wanting to expand...More

Thank Kristi R
Reviewed 27 December 2016

Excellent food. Excellent customer service. It's usually crowded. I wish the drink glasses were bigger and I wish they served dessert. Everything is perfect

Thank Nubiangoddess95
Reviewed 15 November 2016 via mobile

Alem was fantastic! Great food to enjoy with friends. Lots of different options to meet your dining needs.

Thank Ron T
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 9 - USD 40
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
16:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:00
Thursday
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
Saturday
12:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 307 E Wisconsin Ave, Milwaukee, WI 53202-4301
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Milwaukee
  • Phone Number: +1 414-224-5324
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