Category Archives: Ethiopian

Eyo Restaurant and Sports Bar

Eyo Restaurant and Sports Bar, web site, 3821-B South George Mason Drive, Falls Church, VA, 703-933-3084 (Metro Trip Planner – opens in new window) This unassuming locale is one of the two or three best Ethiopian places at the moment. … Continue reading

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Kebericho Deli Market

Kebericho Deli Market, 3811-c South George Mason Drive, Falls Church, VA, 703-578-6464 (Metro Trip Planner – opens in new window) It’s hard to keep track of all the burgeoning Ethiopian places in this mini-mall, but since they are all excellent … Continue reading

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Shashamene

Shashamene, 1909 9th Street NW, Washington, DC, 202-328-2223 , where Abiti used to be. A new entry for the 9th Street Ethiopian row. The menu is narrower than most but quality is above average and the vegetarian sampler is especially … Continue reading

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Meaza International Market/Restaurant – Closed

Meaza International Market/Restaurant, web site, 5440-42 Columbia Pike, Arlington, VA, 703-820-2870 (Metro Trip Planner – opens in new window) [WaPo (Eve Zibart) | City Paper | Yelp] [update December 2007: new entry and located at 5700 Columbia Pike] Yummy in … Continue reading

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Meaza

Meaza, 5700 Columbia Pike, Falls Church, VA, 703-820-2870, I’m not sure about the number on Rt. 7, it is what their card says but some people tell me it is wrong. [This place was formerly at 5440 Columbia Pike: previous … Continue reading

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Ibex Restaurant

Ibex Restaurant, 3813 E & F South George Mason Drive, Falls Church, VA, no phone given. (Metro Trip Planner – opens in new window) A vibrant Ethiopian place in my favorite ethnic mini-mall (Skyline). The quality is uneven but nothing … Continue reading

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Abay Market

Abay Market, 3811-A S. George Mason Drive, Falls Church, VA, 703-998-5322 (Metro Trip Planner – opens in new window) Now this is an interesting place. They have only three dishes: raw beef, and I do mean slabs (tere sega), not … Continue reading

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Zenebech Injera – A very yummy place

Zenebech Injera, 608 T Street NW, Washington, DC, 202-667-4700 (Metro Trip Planner – opens in new window) [evite | Yelp] This restaurant with two tables is now the best Ethiopian place in Washington. It is better than Adams-Morgan, better than … Continue reading

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Casa Mia, Lalibela

Casa Mia, Lalibela, 3111 Columbia Pike, Arlington, VA not too far from Glebe Road, 703-920-9500 (Metro Trip Planner – opens in new window) [openlist | Yelp] The second best Ethiopian place in Northern Virginia. Reliable, and adequately spicy. Not as … Continue reading

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Ethiopian

Ethiopian food spreads out a variety of curries on a pancake-like bread called Injera. You then eat it with your fingers. But this is no mere novelty, it is an excellent cuisine. My favorite dish is the Kitfo, raw beef … Continue reading

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