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Buy a gift up to $1,000 with the suggestion to spend it at Messob. Delivered in a customized greeting card by email, mail or printout.

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Yelp Rating - 3.9 stars
1.1k reviews onYelp logo
(323) 938-8827
Location1041 S Fairfax Ave, Los Angeles, CA
CategoriesEthiopian, Vegan

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updated: June 14, 2024
Year Established1985
Del B.
Yelp Rating - 5 stars05/14/2024
They made me feel like family. I highly recommend this place. Professionals who care are hard to find, but this facility is truly a Diamond in the rough.... read review
Melissa B.
Yelp Rating - 1 stars04/24/2024
I will never come back here again!!!! I got 7 sumbusas a vegan plate with two teas. Upon drinking the tea, the tea had a hair in it, and then upon feasting,... read review
Sunny P.
Yelp Rating - 3 stars04/09/2024
the ambiance and the décor are great. we also saw a packed house and took the leap to give this place a try. it was lackluster at best, the overcooked... read review

Business Description

Nestled in the heart of Little Ethiopia in Los Angeles, Messob is an institution that has been serving authentic Ethiopian-style cuisine to residents and visitors alike since 1985. The restaurant is owned and operated by Berhaunu and Getahun Asfaw, who are passionate about sharing their culture through their food. Their commitment to fresh and flavorful dishes has made Messob a popular destination within the neighborhood.

The menu at Messob features a variety of traditional Ethiopian dishes, crafted from authentic recipes and bursting with flavor. Many of the dishes are 100% vegan, in keeping with the owners' commitment to meeting the needs of the vegan community. Guests can enjoy Ethiopian beverages, including authentic coffee, which is a must-try for any coffee enthusiast. Messob also offers full catering and banquet services, making it an ideal destination for large gatherings.

The intimate atmosphere at Messob is perfect for those looking for an authentic dining experience. Small tables are arranged in tight circles, promoting closeness and a sense of community. The restaurant's namesake, the traditional Ethiopian communal serving basket, is a nod to the owners' commitment to their culture.

While Messob's prices may be higher than some other restaurants in the area, the quality of the food and the experience is well worth it. The restaurant's classy yet casual ambience is perfect for a night out with friends or a special occasion.

Overall, Messob is a must-visit destination for anyone looking to experience Ethiopian-style cuisine in Los Angeles. The restaurant's commitment to fresh, flavorful food and its intimate atmosphere make it a standout destination within the city.

Gift Ideas for Messob

Looking for a unique and unforgettable gift for the foodie in your life? Look no further than Messob, the cozy and intimate Ethiopian restaurant located in the heart of Los Angeles' Little Ethiopia.

At Messob, guests can enjoy a variety of authentic Ethiopian-style dishes, crafted from fresh and flavorful ingredients. For the food lover on your gift list, consider a gift certificate to Messob, allowing them to experience the rich and vibrant tastes of Ethiopian cuisine.

In addition to gift certificates, Messob also offers full catering and banquet services, making it an ideal destination for special events and gatherings. Surprise your loved ones with an unforgettable feast, featuring a variety of traditional Ethiopian dishes and beverages, including the famous Ethiopian coffee.

For those looking for a more tangible gift, consider purchasing some of Messob's signature spices and sauces. These authentic Ethiopian flavors will allow your loved ones to recreate their favorite Messob dishes at home, and will add a touch of excitement and adventure to any home cooked meal.

Whether you're looking to treat your loved ones to an unforgettable dining experience or surprise them with authentic Ethiopian flavors to be enjoyed at home, Messob has everything you need to create a truly unique and unforgettable gift. So why wait? Give the gift of Ethiopian cuisine today and watch as your loved ones delight in the rich and vibrant flavors of Messob.

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Buy a Gift & Greeting Card for Merkato Ethiopian Restaurant & Market: Discover the vibrant flavors and rich cultural experience at Merkato Ethiopian Restaurant & Market, a hidden gem in Los Angeles where traditional Ethiopian cuisine and a vibrant marketplace come together.

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