Our History


Africana Bar is Denver’s Favorite place for some of the best Ethiopian food in town. Breakfast, lunch or dinner, you’ll find a wide selection of tasty and satisfying menu choices.

We are known all over town for having some of the most delicious Ethiopian favorites, mouth-watering “build your own” combinations and home made injera.
The atmosphere is fun and friendly and a smile is waiting for you.You might see someone drinking out of a large glass ‘Boot.’ Feel free to ask your bartender or server for suggestions and guidance in navigating the wonderful world of German food and beverages.

Africana Bar handles of real imported Ethiopian beer and proudly offer up the best of Ethiopian breweries including st. George, Bedele, Meta and Bati. We also have wines from the Axumite Wine and several fun specialty drinks such as Gouder, Ethiopian Honey Wine, and more. Order up some great complementary appetizers such as Sambusa, Yetimatim Salad and of course you must have one of our awesome house made Africana Salad!

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Welcome to Africana Ethiopian Bar and Deli. Experience authentic Ethiopian home-style food and drinks served with a side of “Old World’ charm. Meet our friendly people. Let’s take this relationship to the next level. Come out, hang out, have fun. In the true spirit of a family-owned restaurant, we are directly involved in ensuring the satisfaction of each and every one of our customers.

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We focus on fresh, quality ingredients; bold, craveable flavors; and fun, shareable items. We have something for every taste from our local winery. The wines are as brilliant and exceptional as the enchanting region everyone loves.


Events & Celebrations


With a 2,000 square foot loft space minutes from Downtown Denver, Africana Bar is the perfect place to host your next private event, holiday party or social gathering. The bar can accommodate up to 60 people for a formal, seated dinner and up to 100 people for a standing reception. The bar also hosts corporate fundraisers, wedding receptions, birth days and much more.  Contact us at (303) 320-9515 for more information, or book you event online here.

5091 E Colfax Ave, Denver, CO 80220