Asmara Restaurant serves traditional Eritrean/Ethiopian food for diners in Oakland. With gluten-free dishes and fare that's low in fat, you won't feel guilty about dining out at Asmara Restaurant. Unwind with a glass of wine or cocktail with your meal -- This restaurant has a wonderful selection of drinks to accompany your dinner. Kids are more than welcome to dine with their parents at this restaurant. Need to catch up on some work or the latest news? Get online at Asmara Restaurant with our complimentary wifi.

Reservations are offered, so call ahead to lock down your table (510) 547-5100. Good luck spotting a suit and tie at Asmara Restaurant -- casually-dressed diners are the norm here.

Parking is plentiful, so diners can feel free to bring their vehicles. Asmara Restaurant makes bikers feel at ease with the multiple storage racks outside.

Asmara Restaurant is a mid-priced establishment, with the average meal costing under $30. So dine at Asmara Restaurant next time you're in the mood for vibrant flavor and unique Eritrean/Ethiopian cooking.


Experience delicious Eritrean and Ethiopian cuisine in a relaxed setting. We are now open for lunch. Enjoy fresh ingredients, great friendly service in a relaxed, casual & authentic atmosphere.

All entrees served with fresh salad & injera bread.

We cater office parties, birthdays, and  special occasions.

Sample unique beef, lamb, chicken, and vegetarian dishes spicy or mild.

Lunch, Dinner, and Food To Go.

Full Bar


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Call (510) 547-5100 for a reservation


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Located in Temescal District

5020 Telegraph Ave
Oakland, CA 94609

(510) 547-5100