The 5 best African spots in Charlotte

In search of a new favorite African spot?

Hoodline crunched the numbers to find the top African spots around Charlotte, using both Yelp data and our own secret sauce to produce a ranked list of where to meet your needs.

1. Abugida Ethiopian Cafe & Restaurant

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Topping the list is the Abugida Ethiopian Cafe & Restaurant. Located at 3007 Central Ave. in Plaza Midwood, the Ethiopian spot is the highest rated African restaurant in Charlotte, boasting five stars out of 120 reviews on Yelp.

2. Enat Ethiopian Restaurant

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Next up is the Enat Ethiopian Restaurant, situated at 4450 The Plaza, Suite D. With five stars out of 66 reviews on Yelp, the Ethiopian, vegetarian and vegan spot has proven to be a local favorite.

3. Red Sea Restaurant & Bar

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Cotswold's Red Sea Restaurant & Bar, located at 4301 Monroe Road, is another top choice, with Yelpers giving the bar and Ethiopian spot, which offers seafood and more, 4.5 stars out of 81 reviews.

4. Nile Ethiopian Restaurant & Grocery

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Nile Ethiopian Restaurant & Grocery, a grocery store and Ethiopian spot in Eastland, is another much-loved go-to, with five stars out of 28 Yelp reviews. Head over to 3113 N. Sharon Amity Road to see for yourself.

5. Zoewee's

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Check out Zoewee's, which has earned four stars out of 19 reviews on Yelp. You can find the African spot at 4112 N. Tryon St.

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