Little Ethiopia Food Tour

What to expect
  • Journey through the heart of the world’s largest Ethiopian enclave outside of Ethiopia on this tour
  • Enjoy a wide variety of foods from Little Ethiopia many restaurants, some carryout, some sit-down
  • Learn about the history of the Ethiopian people from your expert tour guide
  • Savor delicious samples, which may include a traditional Ethiopian breakfast and deep fried appetizers
Journey from historic U Street through the Shaw neighborhood to visit the heart of the world’s largest Ethiopian enclave outside of Ethiopia! The 200,000 person community boasts over 45 Ethiopian restaurants throughout the DC area, more than any Ethiopian community in the United States. Enjoy a wide variety of foods from the area’s many restaurants -- some carryout, some sit-down -- but all equally important to the Ethiopian community at large. Your gastronomic experience will chronicle the intricate flavors, textures, and colors in Ethiopian cuisine, while recounting the history of the Ethiopian people. Savor delicious samples, which may include a traditional Ethiopian breakfast, some deep fried appetizers, vegetarian and meat dishes, handmade sauces and cottage cheese, and Italian influenced desserts. You’ve never experienced a history lesson as delicious as this before!

Note: You will be stopping at 4 stops along the tour. The tour operates in rain or shine. About 1 mile of walking is covered on the tour. This tour can accommodate most dietary requirements, however it is recommended that you provide this information by entering it in the “Special Requests” section when placing your booking. Children under the age of 7 who do not participate in the samplings are free of charge; though you must enter your child’s name and age in the “Special Requests” section as well. The exact meeting place will be provided upon confirmation of booking.
Key Highlights
Price $52.00 per guest
Duration / Session 3.5 hours
# Sessions 1
Rating 1 positive reviews
The tour operates in rain or shine. There are no refunds; all sales are final.

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