Serves meat, vegan options available. Ethiopian restaurant in a spacious and modern setting. Offers vegan suitable dishes made with lentils, potatoes, and veggies. Selection of tea and coffee drinks. Live music Thursday, Friday, Saturday evenings. Crowded on weekends so better to book ahead. Open Tue-Fri 18:00-22:30, Sat-Sun 12:30-15:30, 18:00-23:00. Closed Mon.

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32 Reviews

First Review by Danet


Points +151

11 Jun 2023

Good food, but very expensive

The vegan platter was delicious and enough for 2-3 people. But 57 € are quite a price for what we got... Wouldn't pay that again. The place is nice though and obviously highly rated in Brussels.
The waiters were really nice and did everything to arrange a place for us at short notice. Thanks!

Pros: Big choice of vegan sides, Nice place to sit, Nice staff!

Cons: expensive!



Points +457

30 May 2023

Convivial Moment

great place, the food was delicious and the waiters were great! Ethiopian culture is surprising and beautiful at the same time. thank you for this moment!

Pros: vegan options, goooood food


Points +1925

20 Feb 2023


Sadly, the lentils had been burned and the food was overall good but nothing special.

Since I can't eat gluten, they gave me rice instead of injera but charged extra for it. I found this kind of weird because we got less injera therefore but only noticed it after we were home.

The service also felt kind of mechanical. It wasn't a bad experience but also not a very good one :/


Points +103

17 Jan 2023

Quite a nice place for a dinner

I choose the portion with Eggplant, zucchini, paprika and mushrooms. That was ok but taste was quite much the same as the vegetable pans in Greek restaurants. I was expecting something spicier and different. I need gluten free food so I couldn't taste the sour bread but the sauce worked well with the rice. The service was friendly and it was easy to find out which portions were vegan. Older kids liked the spicy lentil berberé and split peas with turmeric. The last one was very mild. The alcohol free moctails are worth trying!

Updated from previous review on 2023-01-17


Points +671

29 Oct 2022

Super tasty

Had the vegan sharing platter. It was really big portion, could have easily done 3 people. The flavours were so deep and rich, and the texture was just right. It was really enjoyable although they need some aircon!

Pros: Big portions, Really satisfying


Points +121

04 Aug 2022

Vegan degustation menu

There’s lots of vegan dishes on the menu (not marked, you have to ask) but I recommend the degustation menu for 2 if you’ve never been here before. You get 5 different dishes to try, with the typical sour dough bread on the side.

I got a heart sign from the waiter when ordering vegan, cute.

Pros: Atmosphere , Enough options , Friendly staff


Points +1623

09 Apr 2022

Lovely Ethiopian food

Enjoyed my meal here. My first time to try Ethiopian cuisine. Liked the vegetable centric dishes that are flavorful and filling.


Points +70

26 Feb 2022

Too expensive for what it is

I paid 13€ for a bowl of sautéed (tasteless) mushrooms 😅 It wasn't worth it !

Pros: Friendly staff , Nice and cosy setting, Fun experience

Cons: So expensive , Not so tasty


Points +52

21 Dec 2021


We had the "Ye-Tsom Beyanetu" as a menu for 2 people. It was very tasty, service was very friendly, nice atmosphere, clean and also priced ok. It was the first time Ethiopian for me.

Pros: Delicious, Friendly , Vegan Options


Points +154

17 Sep 2021

I liked it!

They served many vegans meals. But the best is to choose the menu for 2. So you get a few of the meals on one plate. You can eat with your hands. You get bread whichs look like german "pfannkuchen" (sorry i cant describe this in english) and use this as knife and fork.


Points +355

14 Jun 2020

WOW, best food in Brussels!

My non-veg party all agreed, this was the best food we had on our entire trip. The staff was extremely accomodating and kind. They were very careful to put my dishes separate from the cheese or meat dishes on the platter, and came out frequently to make sure we were alright. I wish I could eat like this every day!

Pros: Incredible service, Fantastic options, Great food


Points +8

Non Veg
15 Dec 2019

Rude and aggressive manager - never again

Showed no respect to our booking and large group. Rude and super aggressive. Will never come back


Points +69

20 May 2019

One of the best experiences

Great, cosy'place.
Service is good and the waiters are really nice and easy going.

If you want a great experience, food to share and you lkke eating with your hands then this is the place to be!

Don't miss out on the extra concerts after food on fridays and/or saturdays evenings (reserve in advance!)


Points +42

20 Feb 2019


I celebrated my birthday here with my family and shared the vegan platter with my step mother, so good and so filling!


Points +29

02 Sep 2018

Service et nourriture de qualité

plats savoureux et service attentionné, encore plus de choix végé ce serait parfait!


Points +33

30 Jul 2018

Interesting experience

There is a vegan plate available and plenty of your with meat eaters. The food was nothing we had ever tried before and was really good! Worth it for something really different. Hint:don’t be afraid to get your hands dirty!


Points +50

01 Mar 2018


Went here with my (non-vegan) dad. They have a great vegan plate for two, and it was absolutely delicious, but when we asked if one of the small dishes could be replaced with something non-vegetarian for my dad, they panicked. In the end we had to take an extra dish, because they couldn't simply swap one dish with another.

The rest of the evening was amazing. This was my first time eating in an Ethiopian restaurant and I loved it. You should definitely go here. The vegan plate is amazing and they have lots of other vegan choices. Staff knows what vegan is and they are really passionate about their food. We got a super cool explanation about how they make the (amazing!) spinach. It is a little expensive though. And you really have to make a reservation.

Pros: Lots of options, Passionate staff, Nice ambiance

Cons: A little expensive, Not able to change small things on the menu


Points +18533

06 Dec 2017

Hardly vegan

Very friendly. Reservations needed. ALL (!) food contains garlic and there is no way to not have it in the food (we talked to the cook). We asked for vegan but only ONE item could be made vegan (i.e., no vegan items on menu). We had to leave w/o eating because no menu item remained vegan & garlic free.

Pros: Friendly, modern

Cons: Hardly vegan, all food contains garlic


Points +18

01 Sep 2017

Great vegan plate, lovely atmosphere

Before going to Brussels I did some HC research and found out about this place. I had my friend make a reservation and I directly understood why. The atmosphere amazed me directly. They serve their food at a big plate allowing you to eat all kinds of dishes with flat bread by hand.

There are vegan options and there is a vegan plate for two, which had a nice selection of fine dishes. Would definitely recommend to "mixed couples" (one vegan other non vegan) as it allows the other to really get a great taste of plant based options :-)

Pros: friendly -vegan aware- staff, relaxing, soothing atmosphere, good price quality ratio

Cons: no vegan dessert options 😭(coffee was fine instead, reserve your table in advance!


Points +41

16 Apr 2017

outstanding !

This really blew my mind, each dish we ordered had so much flavour and the eating utensil i.e. The crepe like pancakes called ingera were really great too. A very fun place and very lively particularly at the weekends.


Points +79

17 Feb 2017


I travel a lot, and always look for Ethiopian when I first visit a city. That's taken me to more than 20 Ethiopian restaurants. I was surprised to find that my new favorite is in Brussels. Incredible vegan options, perfect injera, and very nice surroundings.

Pros: Delicious, Friendly staff who know every vegan menu item., I'd rate it five stars, but it's not all vegan.

Cons: Crowded with people who found it first


Points +23

10 Feb 2017

great service & food !

Waiter is amazing and his advices are on point. We had a huge plate to share and it was great. A bit expensive though, but a great experience for the ones who've never eaten Ethiopian !


Points +16

11 Dec 2016

Highly recommended

Great atmosphere, amazing cocktails and the food is incredible! To be on the safe side, book in advance.

Pros: Food, Deco, Drinks

Cons: Booking, Not the cheapest but worth it


Points +16

19 Sep 2016

Back to Basic, eating with your hands

Super nice restaurant! I was here with one vegetarian and two omni's and we all loved it! I told the waitress I was vegan and she could easily tell me which dishes were vegan and which not. She also served the cheese separately. The dish you order is served in a small bowl, but you also get a bigger plate in the middle of the table with some bread and salad. The waiter will then divide the different dishes onto the big plate, because sharing is caring in African kitchen! Although the two omni's ordered a meat dish, the waitress made sure the meat wouldn't be served on the big plate on the side of me an the vegetarian person, which was really nice! this way we could still try all the dishes and share one plate, but the meat wouldn't get on my side.

Pros: The restaurant knows very well what vegan is and t

Cons: If you are very strict, you might feel a little un


Points +1601

24 Jul 2016

What a vibrant place

Im really early and was the only guest in the restaurant for a while.
All staff is black and dancing while cooking and prepairing #ethiopian #food and #coctails etc. Really a good vibe around here. I should have come back later for a better experience but im starting to get hangry


Points +16

30 Jun 2016


When you enter the restaurant you get a warm welcome. The food is really great with vegetarian and vegan options on the menu and you get to eat with your hands! The personnel is very helpful and friendly.


Points +31

02 Jan 2016


Very friendly . For vegans , just ask for the vegetarian menu and the server will ask if you want vegan or vegetarian , vegan for the menu they just remove the cheese they put in the middle with the salad. The servers are very friendly , very cheerful , very friendly atmosphere. The Teff pancakes are vegan and gluten-free ! I found the delicious toppings , the price is very affordable and the decor is really pretty and warm. I particularly enjoyed the art exhibitions inside the restaurant ! I highly recommend , I would gladly !


Très convivial. Pour les vegans, il suffit de demander le menu végétarien et le serveur vous demandera si vous souhaitez vegan ou végétarien, pour le menu vegan ils retirent simplement le fromage qu'ils mettent au milieu avec la salade. Les serveurs sont très sympas, très souriants, une ambiance très chaleureuse. Les crêpes de teff sont naturellement sans gluten et véganes ! J'ai trouvé les garnitures délicieuses, le prix est très très abordable et la décoration est vraiment très jolie et chaleureuse. J'ai notamment beaucoup apprécié les expositions d'artistes à l'intérieur du restaurant! Je recommande vivement, j'y retournerais avec joie!
Updated from previous review on Saturday January 02, 2016

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