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Denver- Best Ethiopian?

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callmijane Sep 2, 2010 05:23 PM

Hi everyone. I'm meeting my boyfriend in Denver on Friday, and want Ethiopian (been craving it, and there's none in Rifle, lol). Which restaurant is the best? BTW, I will be eating vegetarian.

Thanks!

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    ShinyObjects RE: callmijane Sep 3, 2010 08:47 AM

    Habesha is near where I live and I haven't felt compelled to venture anywhere else! Colfax & Ivy. Their "Vegetarian Combo" is great (plenty for 2 people), with about 8-10 different preparations of legumes and vegetables.

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      mountaincane RE: callmijane Sep 5, 2010 11:06 AM

      Queen of Sheba is the best I've had. The owner makes everything from scratch herself and it's all great. It can take a while because she does all the cooking. They also serve Ethiopian beer and homemade honey wine, which not all of the places around here have.

      1. tatamagouche RE: callmijane Sep 6, 2010 03:55 PM

        Has anyone been to...I think it's Abyssinia?

        I've only been to Arada and Axum, both of which I enjoyed, though I do hear good things about Queen of Sheba as well. Truth be told, I can't recall any outright bad reviews of any local Ethiopian; seems pretty solid.

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