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A Taste of Ethiopia - Lunch in Zürich
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16.11.2012 12:00 to 13:30
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Hi all, thanks to the recommendation in this thread, and quite sad that one of my favorite places in Zurich closed, I am quite curious to try this place for lunch. Let me know if you can make it, and I'll make a reservation.

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Meskerem Restaurant - Café Riedhus
Birmensdorferstrasse 364
8055 Zürich
http://www.meskerem-restaurant.ch/home.htm
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Re: A Taste of Ethiopia - Lunch in Zürich

Never had Ethiopian food before, looks interesting, count me in!

Thank you for organising, BokerTov.

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Never had Ethiopian food before, looks interesting, count me in!

Thank you for organising, BokerTov.

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Ethiopian food is one of my favorites, let's see how they make it at this place - always good to try out new restaurants.
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For those interested, their menu is here.

I quite like that they say what is "scharf" (spicy hot), although I realize that what I consider spicy is by most people considered mild and flavorful
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The pics on the website already look better than the place which closed down recently. Looking forward to this event.
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Are you almost ready for deliciousness? Any more takers?
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Re: A Taste of Ethiopia - Lunch in Zürich

This sounds good. A friend and I attempted to try Ethiopian in New York once but didn't write down the address (just the street) and so could not find the restaurant.

Unfortunatley I will be working so can't make it. En guete everybody! Have fun
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I want my Injera right now!!!
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What's the best way to get there from the main station?
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Oh wait, I thought this was dinner time! My bad, emm any chance of moving it to 7pm?
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Oh wait, I thought this was dinner time! My bad, emm any chance of moving it to 7pm?
Haha, sorry, but it's karaoke night tonight! Still able to make it for lunch?
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Re: A Taste of Ethiopia - Lunch in Zürich

A bit of an adventure...we showed up, and the restaurant was closed. No warning on the website, no warning at the door of the place. Weird.

Oh well, thanks to the excellent suggestion of Prof. Taratonga, we had a very nice Vietnamese lunch.

I apologize for the inconvenience, but at the end the food and the company were excellent!

Let me say that I really enjoyed going to lunch with you all on Fridays. This was my last lunch before I go, but I really hope that you will continue to enjoy each others' company and try out new restaurants in Zurich!

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Re: A Taste of Ethiopia - Lunch in Zürich

I tried a beef curry with berber sauce and it was really good. Also for starter, Sembucha with chicken fillings was really LECKER.

Have a nice lunch guys.
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I made it! even it is the last one with BK..

The food is good but the company is excellent! I had duck with rice.. NOM.
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Sad to think this was our last Taste of... Lunch with our fabulous friend BokerTov. We did finish on a high note, though, despite the bizarre behaviour of the Ethiopian restaurant - the Vietnamese place was a gem, thank you Prof Taratonga, am I correct that it was Vietnam Restaurant La, Wasserschöpfi 2 8055 Zürich? Just so I can make a note of it for another time . Oh yes and I quickly surrounded a plate of beef in a spicy Szechuan sauce, yumyumyumyum.

Good food, good company, good times, thank you for organising, BokerTov. Now, who will take on her mantle? We can't let such a fun event cease.............

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I made it! even it is the last one with BK..

The food is good but the company is excellent! I had duck with rice.. NOM.
Yes, the LA is nice. The plate in the pictures costs CHF 17.70 for lunch.

Company? Four charming good looking ladys and me, the freak. Excellent.
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Company? Four charming good looking ladys and me, the freak. Excellent.
Flattery will get you everywhere ............ but freak, no, original and affable, yes.

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