Minneapolis' 4 best spots to score cheap African food

In search of a new favorite African spot?

Hoodline crunched the numbers to find the best affordable African restaurants around Minneapolis, using both Yelp data and our own secret sauce to produce a ranked list of the best spots to venture next time you're on the hunt.

1. Afro Deli

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Topping the list is Afro Deli. Located at 720 Washington Ave. SE in University District, the African and Mediterranean spot, which offers sandwiches and more, is the highest rated inexpensive African restaurant in Minneapolis, boasting 4.5 stars out of 176 reviews on Yelp.

2. Moroccan Flavors

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Next up is Midtown Phillips's Moroccan Flavors, situated at 920 E. Lake South, Suite 126 With 4.5 stars out of 95 reviews on Yelp, the Moroccan and vegetarian spot, offering salads and more, has proven to be a local favorite for those looking for an affordable option.

3. Jambo Kitchen

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Cedar-Riverside's Jambo Kitchen, located at 1939 S. Fifth St., is another top choice, with Yelpers giving the cheap African spot, which offers tacos and sandwiches, 4.5 stars out of 38 reviews.

4. Hamdi Restaurant

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Over in Midtown Phillips, check out Hamdi Restaurant, which has earned four stars out of 15 reviews on Yelp. Dig in at the African and Middle Eastern spot by heading over to 818 E. Lake St.


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