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Habesha Ethiopian Restaurant – Ellice Avenue

Habesha is a new Ethiopian restaurant, just off the corner of Ellice Avenue, and Sherbrook Street. Like Bahn Ngon, Habesha restaurant is trying to get off the ground during the middle of the Covid pandemic.  When compared to Vietnamese restaurants, Ethiopian restaurants are not as common in my neighbourhood. I only have around half a dozen within six blocks of where I live.  Habesha for Takeout I walk down Ellice quite frequently and noticed that there was work being done…Continue readingHabesha Ethiopian Restaurant – Ellice Avenue

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Harmans Cafe – Sargent Avenue

Harmans is now closed. Back when I wrote up Akin’s restaurant, I mentioned that it was one of three restaurants that were part of the same building that houses both Mercadito Latino, and Harmans. Harmans is an Ethiopian restaurant with an interesting history. Harmans was originally a drug store that stood on the corner of Sherbrook Street and Portage Avenue. and among other things, was famous for its lunch counter. I have to admit, that for all the many times…Continue readingHarmans Cafe – Sargent Avenue

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Gohe Ethiopian Restaurant

Although it’s been open for a while, it’s only recently that I’ve really noticed Gohe Ethiopian Restaurant on Sargent Avenue. I really enjoy Ethiopian food, I quite like taking the Injera and using it to scoop up my food in a meal otherwise devoid of utensils. Ethiopian food also tends to be quite spicy especially if you add lot of Berberi, the spice that dominates a lot of Ethiopian cooking. Walking into Gohe the interior is fairly stark. One thing…Continue readingGohe Ethiopian Restaurant

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Kokeb, Fine Ethiopian Food Edmonton Street

Stopped in to Kokeb for the first time in quite a while the other night. I figured I might watch a bit of the Jets game while enjoying an early evening supper. While I enjoy walking along Broadway and sampling the varieties of food that the trucks have to offer, when the weather produces the kind of temperatures and humidity that were on display yesterday, it’s nice to have an air-conditioned place to pop into to enjoy my lunch.  Kokeb,…Continue readingKokeb, Fine Ethiopian Food Edmonton Street