Meat or Vegetarian Combination Platter with Sides for Two at Ras Dashen Ethiopian Restaurant

Ras Dashen Ethiopian Restaurant

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Customer Reviews

814 Ratings

Great food and service..
Thomas B. · August 24, 2017
The food and service is great at this restaurant and the combination platter is a great way to try multiple things. I would highly recommend going with and without the Groupon
Eric W. · June 29, 2017
Excellent food, great service, casual atmosphere and a lovely owner who took time out of her busy day to talk to us.
Diane C. · June 8, 2017

What You'll Get


Choose Between Two Options

  • $26 for a chicken and beef combination platter with three sides for two
  • $21 for a vegetarian combination platter with three sides for two

The meat combination platter includes doro wat or doro alicha with sega wat or zilzil alicha, and the vegetarian combination platter is composed of vegetarian entrees. See the menu.

The Fine Print


Promotional value expires 180 days after purchase. Amount paid never expires. Limit 1 per person, may buy 1 additional as gift. Limit 1 per table. Valid only for option purchased. Not valid on Saturdays after 5 p.m. Merchant is solely responsible to purchasers for the care and quality of the advertised goods and services.

About Ras Dashen Ethiopian Restaurant


Growing up in the shadow of Ras Dashen—Ethiopia's tallest mountain—Zenash Beyene spent her childhood grinding teff and coffee, preparing wats, and learning the best ways to use her mother's collection of spices. By aged 10, Zenash was adeptly cooking family feasts. In the years since, she left her family's kitchen to open Ras Dashen Ethiopian Restaurant, where she works as the chef.

From the Press
  • Named one of the top five Ethiopian restaurants in Chicago by WBEZ
  • "We’ve enjoyed the stewlike meats at other Ethiopian restaurants, but here grilled meats stand out: lamb seared to scrumptious caramelization, fish crusted with light coconutty char, and beef dressed with piquant berbere sauce." — Chicago Reader
  • "To get the real Ethiopian experience, though, you want something that says 'berbere' in the description. Ras Dashen's take on the traditional chili, ginger, cardamom, coriander, cinnamon, fenugreek, et al. spice mix is warm, aromatic, rich, and spicy, and could make cardboard taste amazing." — Serious Eats
Skip the Silverware

Fingers work better than forks at Ras Dashen Ethiopian Restaurant. Instead of utensils, tables receive sides of injera: spongy flatbread made from teff, an Ethiopian cereal grass. Diners tear off small pieces of injera and dip them in stewed meats and vegetables heaped atop communal platters. The flatbread's natural tang complements the bold spice of dishes such as chicken and egg simmered in berbere sauce and pan-seared tilapia with ginger and black pepper.

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