Restaurants

Top Choice Italian in Dire Dawa

Paradiso Restaurant

Haven't had a slap-up meal for a while? Don't look past Paradiso, the most respected restaurant in town. The menu roves from flavoursome Italian dishes to more traditional gut-busters such as kitfo (raw meat) and ti…
Top Choice Sweets in Dire Dawa

Al-Hashimi Sweets

This perpetually busy joint has been spoiling customers and waistlines for several years with its irresistible baklava – all freshly made on the premises. Heaven on earth for the sweet-toothed. Expect long queues. I…
Indian in Dire Dawa

Samrat Hotel

Besides the usual European dishes and some token Ethiopian ones, this venture inside Samrat Hotel concocts delicious Indian dishes (the chef is Indian) that will satisfy the pickiest of appetites. Get things going w…
Chicken in Dire Dawa

Asefah Roasted Chicken

This lively eatery specialises in one thing and one thing only: roast chicken. There's an agreeable terrace with plenty of shade.
Cafe in Dire Dawa

Elga Café

A little corner of tranquillity, Elga Café is a great spot to refuel over coffee, pastries and snacks.