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4708 Baltimore Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19143-3503
+1 215-726-6464
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good42%
  • Average3%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible0%
14 Nov 2016
“Great place to eat and hang out !”
16 Mar 2016
“Neighborhood Dive Bar-Great Drinks/Food-!!!”
Closes in 1 min
African, Ethiopian
$$ - $$$
4708 Baltimore Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19143-3503
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Reviewed 15 November 2016 via mobile

This place is awesome, nicely nestled in. A cool eclectic neighborhood! The food is wonderful , delicately spiced , average portions, and quick service.

Thank thewarofstyle
Reviewed 17 March 2016 via mobile

This is your true dive bar set up. I mean where else can you get 4 drinks, including 2 shots for $11--!!!! Haaa! Outside looking in, Dahlak Restaurant, between 47th-48th Baltimore, you'd always think this spot was closed, think again my fellow Foodies-HaHa! Unsure what's...More

Thank Tye G
Reviewed 23 October 2015

Super cool bar/restaurant that a local took us to for karaoke night. There's a porch in the back and a bar but the front appears to be an Ethiopian restaurant.

Thank Haley N
Reviewed 14 July 2015

I've been wanted to eat Ethiopian food for several years now so on my recent trip to Philly my wife and I saw it and went there for dinner. The restaurant barely looked open. Their "Open" sign was at the bottom of the window so...More

1  Thank Jordan G
Reviewed 18 June 2015

Restaurant is old, run down, dark, and scary. I've seen nicer restrooms in bus stations. I didn't see the kitchen, but was afraid that it was similarly maintained as the restroom. Both of us had stomachaches the rest of the evening. Stay away.

Thank stbass
Reviewed 22 January 2015

By a wide margin, this is my wife's favorite place. We have been going here for 20 years and the place has maintained its personality and quality. Friendly staff, nice bar section added years back, amazing food, charming ambience, excellent value and the top of...More

Thank David M
Reviewed 18 January 2015

Friends took us to Dahlak in West Philadelphia. The building itself is a bit worn and slightly run down. The restaurant is dark and looks like it could use a good facelift. Some of the tables are low round traditional tables made from wicker. They...More

Thank James S
Reviewed 16 November 2014

No silverware, minimal napkins, but lots of the spongy crepe like sourdough bread (injera) to scoop up the wide variety of aromatic and spicy dishes served family style on a tray. You just dig in! My family and I have been going to this restaurant...More

Thank DHVPhiladelphia
Reviewed 1 September 2014

I have always wanted to try Ethiopian food and finally convinced my family to try a restaurant that I read about while we in Philadelphia. It was early on a Sunday evening and there was only one other table of people in the restaurant so...More

Thank byronbeauty22
Reviewed 28 May 2014

This has been my favorite restaurant since I arrived in Philadelphia to go to school - Neghiste is wonderful and the quality of the food has never changed.

Thank misspuff
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Average prices
USD 20
Lunch, Dinner
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Open Hours
4:00 pm - 2:00 am
4:00 pm - 2:00 am
4:00 pm - 2:00 am
4:00 pm - 2:00 am
4:00 pm - 2:00 am
4:00 pm - 2:00 am
4:00 pm - 2:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4708 Baltimore Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19143-3503
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Philadelphia
  • Phone Number: +1 215-726-6464
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