Zeret Kitchen

4.9
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281 reviews
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£25 and under
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Ethiopian

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Good Vegetarian Options
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Lovers of Ethiopian cuisine and adventurous foodies will appreciate this bright, clean and modern restaurant in Camberwell that prides itself on its family recipes and dedication to authentic Ethiopian traditions. Zeret itself is a name that comes from a small village in northern Ethiopia, and the menu includes mostly chicken, lamb and beef stews made with butter, garlic and ginger served on pancake-like flatbread called enjera. All the food here is delicious, and the dining room is decorated with colourful placemats, potted palms and simple white walls. Perfect for communal/sharing meals with friends and family, the Zeret Kitchen has attentive staff and a relaxed atmosphere – don't miss the Ethiopian style chicken cooked with green chillies, herbs and spices.
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pinecone
1 review
Dined on 9 March 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Delicious and generous portions of flavourful food in a cosy environment. Staff was extremely friendly. Perfect place for dinner and catching up with friends alongside a glass or two of tej. My first time trying Ethiopian and I certainly don’t regret it - will be coming back!

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AmirP
London
1 review
Dined on 4 March 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Lovely place, lovely food and lovely service.

Discovers this place 2 weeks ago and had to bring my family a week later to celebrate my mother’s birthday.

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HannahL1984
London
1 review
Dined on 29 February 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

First time having Ethiopian cuisine, my mum and I ventured over from north London as the reviews had been so great. We absolutely loved it and the owner is a gorgeous woman who is very happy and generous in her time, energy and she filled up our plate with extra food when we ran low! The food was absolutely delicious and will definitely be returning!!

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IonutB
London
1 review
Dined on 24 February 2020
Overall5food5service4ambience4

Would definitely come back here. The food was amazing and am keen to try other vegan/ vegetarian choices!

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CamberBex
Washington DC
1 review
Dined on 19 February 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

What a lovely little neighbourhood eatery. Warm welcome, soft lighting, and yummy Ethiopian food to share with friends. Great place for a relaxed evening out.

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Macj
London
6 reviews
Dined on 18 February 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

I never get tired of this beautiful and delicious restaurant. It is such a treat. The food is amazing and so fresh. I thoroughly recommend Zeret Kitchen.

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DestineM
London
1 review
Dined on 15 February 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Every time I’m going there I love it ! The food is always on point
The service the same
It just one of my fav restaurants in London

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vipRobert
New York Area
60 reviews
Dined on 15 February 2020
Overall5food5service4ambience5

Best Ethiopian food in London. The lamb and chicken combo offers a variety of items, all of which are delicious. I come here every time I visit London.

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SMO0220
London
2 reviews
Dined on 12 February 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Welcoming, friendly and excellent food. Would definitely recommend.

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Robel
London
2 reviews
Dined on 7 February 2020
Overall5food4service5ambience5

Very warm, cosy place. Good host, lovely people and great food. Highly recommend.

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Tamasjoo
London
1 review
Dined on 1 February 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Saturday 2pm lunch. Place was empty as they just opened at 1pm. Great service with good food. Quick serving.

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RichardB
London
8 reviews
Dined on 31 January 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Could not fault hospitality, atmosphere, menu choices, quality of food or service. A1!

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OpenTable Diner
1 review
Dined on 31 January 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

A fantastic night, beautiful food and great service

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Rebecca
London
1 review
Dined on 18 January 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Amazing food and the service and atmosphere was lovely.

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HarryB
Manchester
1 review
Dined on 17 January 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience4

Excellent food and great service. Couldn’t recommend more.

OT
OpenTable Diner
London
1 review
Dined on 17 January 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Always amazing food and never disappoints.

DM
DanielM
London
1 review
Dined on 16 January 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Brilliant food, at brilliant prices with attentive and lovely service.

JD
JemmaD
London
1 review
Dined on 15 January 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Love this place! Have been so many time and it never disappoints. Will be back soon!

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Hannah
London
2 reviews
Dined on 11 January 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

My partner and family went out for a jew years meal. We have never tried eithopean food before and we all enjoyed it and appreciated the level of care the staff gave to my children and I personally loved the flowers on the table

OT
OpenTable Diner
Cheshire
2 reviews
Dined on 2 January 2020
Overall4food5service2ambience3

Delicious food and a really lovely eating experience.

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danielb
London
1 review
Dined on 2 January 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

The food was amazing! A beautiful, warm homely atmosphere! We are definitely going to come back and it's going to be the first place our house take guests for dinner!

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AlexS
1 review
Dined on 28 December 2019
Overall5food5service4ambience4

Delicious food with large portions for a very good price.

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Wynn
London
4 reviews
Dined on 15 December 2019
Overall4food5service5ambience3

Taste great! Service with great smiles. The place looks a bit dated but it was fine for us.

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AlexC
London
1 review
Dined on 2 December 2019
Overall5food5service5ambience5

We've been to Zeret multiple times and will continue to go - the staff, the food, the overall vibe of the restaurant is so warm and enjoyable. Personal favourite in London when it comes to Ethiopian food

OT
OpenTable Diner
London
2 reviews
Dined on 23 November 2019
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Delicious food, great for sharing, terrific value!

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AndrewC
London
6 reviews
Dined on 21 November 2019
Overall5food5service5ambience4

Excellent traditional, Ethiopian food! Service was very attentive and friendly. Lots of diners (even on a Thursday night!) in a relatively small restaurant meant that noise levels were high, making conversation quite difficult. One small and delightful surprise was the coffee at the end of the meal, which was brought to us in the traditional, Ethiopian way - delicious! Overall excellent value!

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Ncb89
1 review
Dined on 16 November 2019
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Beautiful food & service, celebrating a birthday and we all enjoyed thoroughly. A lot of silence when the food arrived, as we were all busy stuffing our faces!

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Macj
London
6 reviews
Dined on 9 November 2019
Overall5food5service5ambience5

By far the best Ethiopian restaurant in London. It is such a treat to eat there - so welcoming and the food is out of this world!

MD
MikeDT
London
5 reviews
Dined on 2 November 2019
Overall5food4service5ambience4

We are not regulars here but have visited several times, always choosing the house "special for two", currently £23.99. This comes as a large circular plate with a variety of meat dishes (chicken, lamb and beef) plus vegetables, all on the traditional Injera bread. The portion sizes are excellent and the whole is very tasty. Service was friendly and welcoming.

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JohnO
1 review
Dined on 31 October 2019
Overall4food4service4ambience4

Very friendly and welcoming Ethiopian resto with tasty food.

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FreddieMH
1 review
Dined on 30 October 2019
Overall5food5service5ambience5

One of my favourite restaurants in London, phenomenal authentic Ethiopian food, friendly service, great value.

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vipMarkR
London
4 reviews
Dined on 26 October 2019
Overall5food5service5ambience4

Fantastic - delicious food and friendly staff.

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MarionS
London
1 review
Dined on 26 October 2019
Overall5food5service5ambience4

The vegan food was unusual, delicious and great value. We will be back and will be recommending Zeret Kitchen!

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ASKu
London
1 review
Dined on 24 October 2019
Overall5food5service5ambience4

Wonderful food, lovely staff - highly recommend the two person special platter.

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OpenTable Diner
1 review
Dined on 13 October 2019
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Came in for a quick dinner. Fast & friendly service even though it was fairly busy. Great food, amazing staff. Left with a full stomach and wonderful emotions.

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FC24
London
4 reviews
Dined on 12 October 2019
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Delicious food, huge portions, quick service, nice atmosphere. No frills but fab for a cosy dinner.

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Lukas
London
2 reviews
Dined on 4 October 2019
Overall5food5service5ambience4

Very tasty and authentic Ethiopian food served as it should be ... a good way to feel far far away on a night out :)

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Kathryn
1 review
Dined on 2 October 2019
Overall5food5service5ambience5

The only restaurant we would bother to take a journey that, from where we live, takes 40 minutes and involves 2 buses. It it the most delicious, friendly restaurant.

OT
OpenTable Diner
London
4 reviews
Dined on 29 September 2019
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Amazing authentic Ethiopian cuisine; the sharing meat platter was sumptuous and the service extremely warm; best Ethiopian food outside Ethiopia!

OT
OpenTable Diner
London
1 review
Dined on 29 September 2019
Overall5food5service5ambience5

The service was amazing. The owner was very nice and came over to talk to us and help us choose. The food was very good too. Great experience overall. Will definitely be back!!!

FAQs

Zeret Kitchen offers takeaway which you can order by calling the restaurant at 020 7701 8587.

Zeret Kitchen is rated 4.9 stars by 281 OpenTable diners.

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