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    Dashen Ethiopian Cuisine
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    Dashen Ethiopian Cuisine

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    Location and hours

    Sunday
    12:00 PM - 08:30 PMDINNER (All main course orders come with 2 complimentary sides)
    Monday
    Closed
    Tuesday - Thursday
    12:00 PM - 03:00 PMLUNCH (All main course orders come with 2 complimentary sides)
    03:00 PM - 09:00 PMDINNER (All main course orders come with 2 complimentary sides)
    Friday
    12:00 PM - 03:00 PMLUNCH (All main course orders come with 2 complimentary sides)
    03:00 PM - 09:30 PMDINNER (All main course orders come with 2 complimentary sides)
    Saturday
    12:00 PM - 09:00 PMDINNER (All main course orders come with 2 complimentary sides)
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    ¢¢¢ • Ethiopian • African • Comfort Food

    88 Albany St, New Brunswick, NJ 08901 • More

    People say...
    Fast & reliable • Well packed • Tasty food • Excellent value

    • Picked for you

      • Asa Tibs

        Lightly fried fish fillet cooked with berbere, tomatoes, red onions, garlic, and jalapeños.
        $15.95
      • Meat Combo

        A combination of three meat dishes and two vegetarian dishes.
        $21.00
      • Dashen Meat and Veggie Sampler

        A combination of five meat dishes and five vegetarian dishes.
        $42.00
      • Mushroom Tibs

        Sauteed mushrooms seasoned with onions, garlic, and jalapenos.
        $12.95
      • Veggie Combo

        Your choice of five vegetarian dishes.
        $17.95
    • Appetizers

      • Kategna

        Toasted injera spread with berbere and nitir qibe or olive oil. Served with cheese on the side.
        $5.00
      • Sambusa

        Fried pastry with a savory filling of lentils, scallion, jalapenos, onions, and celery with sauce on the side.
        $6.95
      • Dashen House Salad

        Green mixed lettuce, tomatoes, and cucumbers with salad dressing.
        $6.25
      • Avocado Salad

        Diced avocados, tomatoes, jalapenos, and onions.
        $7.00
      • Timateen Fitfit

        Shredded injera mixed with tomatoes, onions, jalapenos, and garlic.
        $7.00
    • Main Course Lunch (Meat)

      • Doro Wot

        Chicken simmered in berbere sauce with onions, garlic, and ginger flavored with nitir qibe. Served with one hard boiled egg.
        $11.95
      • Doro Alecha

        Chicken simmered with onions, garlic, ginger, jalapenos, and turmeric flavored with nitir qibe. Served with one hard boiled egg.
        $10.95
      • Tibs Wot

        Cubed stir fry beef with onions, garlic, ginger, and berbere flavored with nitir qibe.
        $9.95
      • Tibs Wot Alicha

        Cubed stir fry beef with onions, garlic, ginger, and turmeric flavored with nitir qibe.
        $9.95
      • Menchet Abesh

        Lean ground beef cooked in mild berbere sauce, seasoned with ginger, garlic, and flavored with nitir qibe.
        $10.95
      • Menchet Abesh Alicha

        Lean ground beef cooked in mild sauce with jalapenos, seasoned with ginger, garlic, and turmeric flavored with nitir qibe.
        $9.95
      • Yebeg Alicha

        Lamb stew with onions, garlic, ginger, peppers, and turmeric flavored with nitir qibe.
        $14.95
      • Awaze Tibs

        Beef,chicken or lamb spiced with onions, garlic, ginger, tomatoes, and jalapenos. All flavored with nitir qibe, mitmita, and berbere.
        $9.95
      • Kitfo

        Lean prime beef flavored with nitir qibe and mitmita.
        $20.00
      • Special Kitfo

        Lean prime beef flavored with nitir qibe and mitmita. Includes cheese and collard greens on the side.
        $24.95
      • Meat Combo

        A combination of three meat dishes and two vegetarian dishes.
        $21.00
      • Gomen Beisga

        Beef or Lamb with onions, garlic, ginger, and collard greens.
        $14.95
      • Bozena Shiro

        Stir fried prime beef with shiro chickpeas.
        $9.95
      • Dashen Meat and Veggie Sampler

        A combination of five meat dishes and five vegetarian dishes.
        $42.00
    • Main Course Lunch (Vegetarian)

      • Misir Wot

        Split Lentils simmered with berbere, onions and garlic.
        $9.95
      • Gomen

        Collard greens made with onions, garlic, and ginger.
        $9.00
      • Tikil Gomen

        Cabbage with onions, garlic, ginger, and turmeric.
        $8.95
      • Kik Alicha

        Yellow split peas seasoned with garlic, ginger, and turmeric.
        $8.95
      • Shiro

        Chickpeas seasoned with Ethiopian spices and herbs.
        $9.95
      • Azifa

        Whole brown lentils with onions, brown mustard, garlic, jalapenos, lemon juice, and olive. Served cold.
        $8.95
      • Dinich Alicha

        Golden potatoes with carrots, string beans, garlic, ginger, tomatoes, and spices.
        $8.95
      • Ful

        Blended fava beans, cooked with onions, garlic, jalapenos, and garlic. Served with a sauce, tomato, and olive oil.
        $9.00
      • Veggie Combo

        Your choice of five vegetarian dishes.
        $17.95
      • Veggie Sampler

        Combination of nine variety veggie dishes with house salad.
        $25.00
      • Mushroom Tibs

        Sauteed mushrooms seasoned with onions, garlic, and jalapenos.
        $12.95
      • Butecha

        Finely milled chickpeas seasoned with onions, garlic, and jalapenos. Served cold.
        $9.00
      • Shimbra Asa Wot

        Finley ground chickpeas seasoned with onions, garlic, ginger, and berbere.
        $10.65
    • Seafood

      • Asa Tibs

        Lightly fried fish fillet cooked with berbere, tomatoes, red onions, garlic, and jalapeños.
        $15.95
      • Asa Dullet

        Diced fish with chopped onions, garlic, jalapeños, cardamom, and mitmita.
        $14.95
      • Shrimp Tibs

        Medium sized shrimp marinated in lemon juice with onions, jalapeños, fresh garlic, rosemary, tomatoes, and sauce.
        $25.00
    • Picked for you

      • Awaze Tibs

        Beef,chicken or lamb spiced with onions, garlic, ginger, tomatoes, and jalapenos. All flavored with nitir qibe, mitmita, and berbere.
        $16.95
      • Veggie Combo

        Your choice of five vegetarian dishes.
        $26.00
      • Doro Wot

        Chicken simmered in berbere sauce with onions, garlic, and ginger flavored with nitir qibe. Served with one hard boiled egg.
        $18.95
      • Meat Combo

        A combination of three meat dishes and two vegetarian dishes.
        $35.00
      • Shiro

        Chickpeas seasoned with Ethiopian spices and herbs.
        $15.00
    • Appetizers

      • Kategna

        Toasted injera spread with berbere and nitir qibe or olive oil. Served with cheese on the side.
        $5.00
      • Sambusa

        Fried pastry with a savory filling of lentils, scallion, jalapenos, onions, and celery with sauce on the side.
        $6.95
      • Dashen House Salad

        Green mixed lettuce, tomatoes, and cucumbers with salad dressing.
        $6.25
      • Avocado Salad

        Diced avocados, tomatoes, jalapenos, and onions.
        $7.00
      • Timateen Fitfit

        Shredded injera mixed with tomatoes, onions, jalapenos, and garlic.
        $7.00
    • Main Course Dinner (Meat)

      • Doro Wot

        Chicken simmered in berbere sauce with onions, garlic, and ginger flavored with nitir qibe. Served with one hard boiled egg.
        $18.95
      • Doro Alecha

        Chicken simmered with onions, garlic, ginger, jalapenos, and turmeric flavored with nitir qibe. Served with one hard boiled egg.
        $17.95
      • Tibs Wot

        Cubed stir fry beef with onions, garlic, ginger, and berbere flavored with nitir qibe.
        $18.95
      • Tibs Wot Alicha

        Cubed stir fry beef with onions, garlic, ginger, and turmeric flavored with nitir qibe.
        $17.95
      • Menchet Abesh

        Lean ground beef cooked in mild berbere sauce, seasoned with ginger, garlic, and flavored with nitir qibe.
        $18.95
      • Menchet Abesh Alicha

        Lean ground beef cooked in mild sauce with jalapenos, seasoned with ginger, garlic, and turmeric flavored with nitir qibe.
        $17.95
      • Yebeg Alicha

        Lamb stew with onions, garlic, ginger, peppers, and turmeric flavored with nitir qibe.
        $20.95
      • Bozena Shiro

        Stir fried prime beef with chickpeas.
        $14.95
      • Awaze Tibs

        Beef,chicken or lamb spiced with onions, garlic, ginger, tomatoes, and jalapenos. All flavored with nitir qibe, mitmita, and berbere.
        $16.95
      • Meat Combo

        A combination of three meat dishes and two vegetarian dishes.
        $35.00
      • Gomen Beisga

        Beef or Lamb with onions, garlic, ginger, and collard greens.
        $16.95
      • Dashen Sampler

        A combination of five meat dishes and five vegetarian dishes.
        $48.00
    • Main Course Dinner (Vegetarian)

      • Misir Wot

        Split Lentils simmered with berbere, onions and garlic.
        $14.00
      • Gomen

        Collard greens made with onions, garlic, and ginger.
        $14.00
      • Tikil Gomen

        Cabbage with onions, garlic, ginger, and turmeric.
        $12.00
      • Kik Alicha

        Yellow split peas seasoned with garlic, ginger, and turmeric.
        $13.00
      • Shiro

        Chickpeas seasoned with Ethiopian spices and herbs.
        $15.00
      • Azifa

        Whole brown lentils with onions, brown mustard, garlic, jalapenos, lemon juice, and olive. Served cold.
        $12.00
      • Dinich Alicha

        Golden potatoes with carrots, string beans, garlic, ginger, tomatoes, and spices.
        $13.00
      • Ful

        Blended fava beans, cooked with onions, garlic, jalapenos, and garlic. Served with a sauce, tomato, and olive oil.
        $14.00
      • Veggie Combo

        Your choice of five vegetarian dishes.
        $26.00
      • Mushroom Tibs

        Sauteed mushrooms seasoned with onions, garlic, and jalapenos.
        $16.00
      • Veggie Sampler

        Combination of ten variety dishes with salad.
        $38.00
      • Butecha

        Finely milled chickpeas seasoned with onions, garlic, and jalapenos. Served cold.
        $12.95
      • Shimbra Asa Wot

        Finley ground chickpeas seasoned with onions, garlic, ginger, and berbere.
        $16.95
    • Seafood

      • Asa Dullet

        Ground fish with diced onions, garlic, jalapenos, cardamom, and mitmita.
        $16.00
      • Asa Tibs

        Lightly fried, diced tilapia cooked with berbere, tomatoes, red onions, garlic, and jalapenos.
        $18.00
      • Shrimp Tibs

        Medium sized shrimp marinated in lemon juice with onions, jalapeños, fresh garlic, rosemary, tomatoes, and sauce.
        $25.00
    Dashen Ethiopian Cuisine
    (222) on Yelp
  • Jonathon A. • 20/6/2021
    I used to frequent this restaurant 3-4 times a month when I used to worked in New Brunswick. It's now 12 years later and I finally came out this way to enjoy this place. After my friends and I got fully vaccinated from Covid and restrictions lifted, we wanted to celebrate our "Friendsgiving" it's been...  

  • New Brunswick C. • 4/6/2021
    Dashen (formally Desta) Ethiopian Cuisine is an astonishing place that specializes in delightful Ethiopian meals and multiple veggie entrees. Contributing an unparalleled experience and menu that brings all new characteristics to your mouth truly authentic and fun. Their comfortable and welcoming atmosphere makes you feel at home and part of the family and the staff...  

  • Janet L. • 5/5/2021
    They have outdoor dining with heaters! I felt very safe dining here, and the service was quick and efficient. I ordered the Gomen Besiga with beef, and the Kik Alicha and Shiro as my sides, which came on top of injera along with extra injera on the side. The Gomen Besiga was really well spiced,...  

  • Stephanie C. • 5/1/2021
    I've only ever done takeout and have really enjoyed my food! It's always been consistently good. My favorite dish is the tibs wat. They give you plenty of injera for your meal.

  • Barb P. • 20/6/2021
    I love Ethiopian food. One of the treats of eating Ethiopian is using your injera (bread) to scoop the food. I had the 5 vegetable platter. The potatoes and carrots should have been cut in smaller, bite sized pieces. Some of my veges that should have been hot, were cold. Having a pre-eating and post-eating...  

  • Charlene S. • 10/5/2021
    Was craving Ethiopian food. Heard about this place thru a coworker who has never tried Ethiopian food. I've had it a few times in the city and it was always good. We ordered 2 vegetarian platters and 1 chicken platter. The platters looked great. Although, the chicken platter looked a bit spicy and it was....  
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