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best Ethiopian food in Chicago

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barbara Jun 7, 2006 01:39 PM

Where should we go for really good Ethiopian food? Went to Mama Desta's decades ago. Is it still great?

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    Josh RE: barbara Jun 7, 2006 03:30 PM

    Ethiopian Diamond on Broadway (Far North) is really good.
    Stacy wrote the linked review and I agree (pretty much)

    The musician added to the evening. It's pretty easy to move around up there too. Parking's a snap.

    Link: http://www.chicagofoodies.com/2005/08...

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      LFrasco RE: Josh Jun 29, 2006 04:07 PM

      I second the Ethiopian Diamond recommendation.

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      Erik M RE: barbara Jun 29, 2006 07:05 PM

      "Where should we go for really good Ethiopian food?"

      Having just dined at Blue Nile with an Ethiopian friend, I can tell you, "NOT Blue Nile!"

      ;)

      I third the E.D. recommendation.

      E.M.

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        lbs RE: barbara Jun 29, 2006 07:48 PM

        Ethiopian Diamond is excellent. Also on Broadway is Ras Dashen which is my favorite. But honestly, you can't go wrong at either one.

        RAS DASHEN
        5846 N BROADWAY

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