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Queen of Sheba

650 10th Ave, Between W 45th St & W 46th St, New York City, NY 10036-2918
+1 212-397-0610
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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good42%
  • Average20%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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“injera” (16 reviews)
“sampler” (19 reviews)
“kitfo” (5 reviews)
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11:30 am - 11:30 pmAll hours
African, Ethiopian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
650 10th Ave, Between W 45th St & W 46th St, New York City, NY 10036-2918
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

after overcoming the surprise of eating with finger (get them cleaned before you eat) it was an excellent dinner with a large Combo plate of african dishes

Thank globalJuergen
Reviewed 15 October 2017 via mobile

This Ethiopian restaurant was very average. The seating was nonexistent. For a party of six to sit around a huge circular pit of a table and to have no place really to place your drinks was absurd. The food was bland and tasteless. The vegetarian...More

Thank Phillyguy65
Reviewed 6 October 2017 via mobile

We have been here couple of years ago, and the food was better quality and more in quantity. It is not bad but not high level and the meet was sparse in the plate not covering the whole "pita" as we like. The place is...More

Thank Emanuele B
Reviewed 5 October 2017

Quiet a hole in the wall but with good food. Nothing pretentious from the entrance to service level or food presentation. Friendly atmosphere. We sat at the traditional table. Food for 4 was enough and quite tasty. For ppl that enjoy Ethiopian food I will...More

Thank Mihai B
Reviewed 24 September 2017 via mobile

Ethiopian food is one of my favorite cuisines, and I get it wherever I can when I travel. This was the most disappointing Ethiopian food I've had. Injera was pale and okay. Ground beef was too spicy with no other flavors. Potato and various cuts...More

Thank jeanjane112
Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

Our family loved Queen of Sheba! We were stuck by the generous portions! Often times we order Ethiopian and struggle to feed all 7 of us. Not here! Great food The lamb and chicken were awesome. I ordered the kitfo. Not the best I have...More

Thank Kurt F
Reviewed 23 July 2017 via mobile

My friends and I always have a meal at Queen of Sheba when I'm in town, and it never disappoints. My favorite is the ground beef dish, as it's very tasty and perfectly spiced. We usually get two meat dishes and a vegetarian platter, and...More

Thank Mike G
Reviewed 17 July 2017 via mobile

We usually like to go to Meske only a block away at 47th and 10th before or after a show. We thought we'd try this place this time since the reviews on here seemed promising. What a disappointment! Not only was the service poor and...More

Thank DarnGoodPatron
Reviewed 11 July 2017

My wife and I ate here recently. The food (Doro Wat and Vegetable Wat) were both very good, although the spices did not taste very authentic since we had lived in Ethiopia for two years. The service was excellent! I would recommend this restaurant for...More

Thank terrapinfan2
Reviewed 12 June 2017

I was recommended this place to eat at as a good option for vegans and this restaurant did not disappoint! I got the vegetarian sampler platter with my friend to share. The vegetarian platter happened to be all vegan. It came with five deliciously spice...More

Thank pamelaruban
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 21 - USD 30
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar
Good for
Open Hours
11:30 am - 12:00 am
11:30 am - 11:30 pm
11:30 am - 11:30 pm
11:30 am - 11:30 pm
11:30 am - 11:30 pm
10:30 am - 11:30 pm
11:30 am - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 650 10th Ave, Between W 45th St & W 46th St, New York City, NY 10036-2918
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Midtown
  • Neighbourhood: Midtown
  • Phone Number: +1 212-397-0610
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