Here are St. Louis' top 3 African spots

Here are St. Louis' top 3 African spots
Baida Moroccan Restaurant. | Photo: Maggie H./Yelp
By Hoodline - Published on April 27, 2020.

Looking for a delicious African meal near you?

Hoodline crunched the numbers to find the top African spots around St. Louis, using both Yelp data and our own secret sauce to produce a ranked list of the best spots to fill the bill.

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1. Meskerem Ethiopian Restaurant

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First on the list is Meskerem Ethiopian Restaurant. Located at 3210 S. Grand Blvd. in Tower Grove East, the Ethiopian spot is the highest-rated African restaurant in St. Louis, boasting 4.5 stars out of 325 reviews on Yelp.

2. Baida Moroccan Restaurant

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Next up is Tower Grove South's Baida Moroccan Restaurant, situated at 3191 S. Grand Blvd. With four stars out of 114 reviews on Yelp, the Moroccan and Mediterranean spot has proved to be a local favorite.

3. Ofure Palace

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Gravois Park's Ofure Palace, located at 3108 Cherokee St., is another top choice, with Yelpers giving the African spot five stars out of 10 reviews.

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