Simeon Rd, Arusha

Spices & Herbs Ethiopian Restaurant and Lodge

TRULY UNIQUE

Our Exquisite Menu

We are passionate about sourcing fresh ingredients combined with traditional flavors to create a dining experience that is truly unique. Experience the best Ethiopian food in Arusha.

FOOD Menu

Starters

Order for the table, spread the love.

Chicken Wings (4-6 Pieces)

Buffalo or Sweet and Sour

12,000

Plain Fried Wing

9,000

Prowns Cocktail or Advocado Fisherman

11,500

Prowns, Mayonnaise, & Tomato Sauce

Avocado Vinaigrette

7,500

Half Avocado with Chopped Vegetable Salad

Avocado & Herbs

9,500

Slices of Avocado with Chopped Vegetable Salad

Mishkaki Beef or Chicken

9,000

East African BBQ Delicacy

Samosa Meat or Lentils (3 Pieces)

7,000

Fried South Asian Pastry with a Savory filling

Chechebsa

8,000

Chapati with Berbere & Ethiopian Butter

Kategna

9,000

Injera Coated with Ethiopian Butter and Berbere

Hummus w/ Homemade Pita Bread

11,500

Chickpeas, Tahina & Garlic

Avocado Dip w/ Pita Bread

11,500

Snacks

Chicken Strips w/ Mini Fries

9,000

Shrimps Tempuras w/ Mini Fries

11,000

Fish Fingers

8,500

Soups

Minestrone

9,500

Macaroon and vegetable

Chicken w/ Noodle (Clear)

9,500

Mushroom (Clear)

8,000

Carrot and Ginger (Cream)

9,000

Vegetable (Clear or Cream)

8,500

Potato And Leak (Clear or Cream)

8,500

House Special, Pumpkin

8,500

Pasta

Spaghetti Bolognese

18,500

Minced beef & tomato sauce

Spaghetti Napolitano

18,500

Sausage, Bacon, & Tomato Sauce

Pollo Alfredo Tagliatelle

18,000

Tagliatelle with cheese breast stirps in a creamy sauce

Zucchini Creamy Tagliatelle

16,000

Tagliatelle with zucchini in a creamy sauce

Vegetarian Pasta

Vegetable Lasagna W/ Cheese

16,500

Vegetable Lasagna W/O Cheese

15,500

Stir Fried Vegetable W/ Noodles

15,500

Stir Fried Vegetables

14,500

Vegetable Curry

14,500

Seafood

Fish Fillet (Boneless)

18,500

Tilapia with tartar sauce

Fish Curry (Boneless)

18,500

Pieces of fish cooked in a sauce

Whole Fish (Tilapia)

18,500

Fried Prawns

18,500

Prawns Masala

19,500

Ethiopian Meat Dishes

Every Dish Is Served with Injera (gluten-free), Rice, Ugali, or Chips.

Ethiopian Vegetarian or Vegan Food at the The Best Ethiopian Restaurant In Arusha & Best Vegetarian/Vegan Restaurant In Arusha

Yesimir Be Siga (Lentil w/ Meat)

19,500

Spicy lentil and pieces of meat cooked in red onions with berbere and niter kibbeh

Yedoro Wot (Chicken Stew)

28,000

Stew is slow cooked consisting of red onions, berbere, niter kibbeh, adn spices

Minchet Abish Wot (Minced Beef in Spicy Sauce

18,500

Minced beef simmered in red onions, berbere, niter kibbeh, and spices (sauce-Alicha)

Combination Meal (2 People)

55,000

Yedoro Wot (Chicken Stew), Sia Wot (Beef Cubes in Spicy or Mild Sauce, Minchet Abish Wot (Minced Beef in Spicy Sauce, Yebeg Wot (Lamb Cubes in Spicy or Mild Sauce)

Yebere Tibs (Beef Fillet Stir-Fried)

18,500

Cubes of meat stir-fried with onions, pepper in niter kibbeh. Twigs of Rosemary

Yeassa Wot (Fish Stew In Spicy or Mild Sauce

16,000

Pieces of fish cooked in red onions, berbere, niter kibbeh, different spices OR without berbere (mild sauce-Alicha)

Injera (Gluten-Free)

3,500

Traditional Ethiopian flatbread, soft and spongy, perfect for savoring our vibrant dishes

Quanta Firfir (Dry Sliced Beef Jerky in Spicy Sauce

18,500

Dried Beef cooked in red onion, berbere, niter kibbeh, and different spices

Firfir

19.500

Injera pieces soaked in chicken sauce or beef sauce

Sia Wot (Beef Cubes in Spicy or Mild Sauce

18,500

Meat chunks simmered in red onions blended with berbere, niter kibbeh , spices OR without berbere (mild sauce - Alicha)

Yebeg Wot (Lamb Cubes in Spicy or Mild Sauce)

19,500

Pieces of lamb cooked in red onions, berbere, niter kibbeh, different spices OR without berbere (mild sauce-Alicha)

Yebeg Tibs (Lamb Pieces Stir-Fried)

18,500

Cubes of meat stir-fried with onions, pepper in niter kibbeh. Twigs of Rosemary

Yedoro Tibs (Chicken Cubes Stir-Fried)

18,500

Cubes of chicken stir-fried with onions, peppers in niter kibbeh, twigs of rosemary

Kifto (Finely Cut Beef Raw OR Slightly Sauted

21.000

Finely cut beef blended with mitmita (hot berbere) and nitir kibbeh

Vegetarian & Vegan Ethiopian Dishes

Every Dish Is Served with Injera (gluten-free), Rice, Ugali, or Chips.

Yedinich Wot (Potato Sauce)

13,500

Made with sautéed onions, berbere, and spices

Gomen Wot (Collard Green)

13,500

Made with sautéed onions, garlic, ginger, bell pepper

Yekik Alicha Wot (Mild Split Peas Sauce)

14,500

Made with sautéed onions, garlic, ginger, turmeric, bell pepper

Yeshiro Wot (Roasted Ground Peas)

14,500

Made with berbere, nitir kibbeh or oil, and spices

Yetsom Beyaynetu/Combination (2 People)

40,000

A choice of four items vegetarian dishes (except for Mini Yetsom Beyaynetu, Azifa, or Cottage Cheese)

Injera (Gluten-Free)

3,500

Traditional Ethiopian flatbread, soft and spongy, perfect for savoring our vibrant dishes

Yekosta Wot (Spinach)

13,500

Made with sautéed onions, garlic, ginger, bell pepper

Yeatkilt Alicha Wot (Mild-Cabbage, Carrots, and Potato)

15,500

Made with sautéed onions, garlic, ginger, turmeric, bell pepper

Yesimir Key Wot (Lentil Spicy/Mild Sauce)

16,000

Made with sautéed onions, berbere, cardamom, and other spices

Yefasolia Wot (Mild String Beans)

14,000

Made with sautéed onions, garlic, bell pepper

Mini Yetsom Beyaynetu/Mini Combination

25,000

Azifa (lentil salad), timatim fitfit (pieces of Injera soaked in tomato salad), potato alicha, beets salad

Azifa (Lentil Salad)

15,000

Cottage Cheese

15,000

Pasta

Spaghetti Bolognese

18,500

Minced beef & tomato sauce

Spaghetti Napolitano

18,500

Sausage, Bacon, & Tomato Sauce

Pollo Alfredo Tagliatelle

18,000

Tagliatelle with cheese breast stirps in a creamy sauce

Zucchini Creamy Tagliatelle

16,000

Tagliatelle with zucchini in a creamy sauce

Vegetarian Pasta

Vegetable Lasagna W/ Cheese

16,500

Vegetable Lasagna W/O Cheese

15,500

Stir Fried Vegetable W/ Noodles

15,500

Stir Fried Vegetables

14,500

Vegetable Curry

14,500

Seafood

Fish Fillet (Boneless)

18,500

Tilapia with tartar sauce

Fish Curry (Boneless)

18,500

Pieces of fish cooked in a sauce

Whole Fish (Tilapia)

18,500

Fried Prawns

18,500

Prawns Masala

19,500

Sandwiches

Add Fries for 5,000

Sandwiches, which are among the best Ethiopian Food in Arusha.

Beef Steak

17,500

With bacon, fried onions, & fries

Grilled Cheese

11,500

With lettuce and tomato

Beef/ Chicken Shawarma Wrap

15,000

Fried Fish

12,000

Chicken Breast/ Beef Slices

11,500

With lettuce and tomato

Burgers - Mushroom Beef/Chicen

16,000

Bacon, Lettuce, Tomato (BLT)

11,500

Vegetable (Avocado, Lettuce, Tomato)

12,000

Chicken

Every Dish Is Served with Rice, Chips, Mashed Potato, or Ugali.

Chicken, which are among the best Ethiopian Food in Arusha.

Whole Chicken BBQ/ Fried

19,500

Whole Chicken Makange

19,500

Chicken Masala/Thikka

17,500

Chicken Cordon Blue (Bacon, Cheese)

19,500

Half Chicken BBQ/ Fried

12,000

Half Chicken Makange

14,000

Chicken Kiev (Garlic, Butter)

19,500

Chicken Curry (Boneless)

17,500

Chicken Stroganoff

19,500

Beef

Every Dish Is Served with Rice, Chips, Mashed Potato, or Ugali.

Ethiopian beef, which are among the best Ethiopian Food in Arusha.

Grilled Minute Steak

18,500

Herb & Spices Mixed Grill

19,500

Chicken, beef, fish or pork

Pepper Steak

18,500

Beef Brochette

18,500

Fillet Champinon

19,500

Mushroom Sauce

Beef Tournedos (Bacon)

19,500

Pork

Every Dish Is Served with Rice, Chips, Mashed Potato, or Ugali.

Ethiopian Pork, which are among the best Ethiopian Food in Arusha.

Pork Chops

19,500

Pork Ribs BBQ

17,500

Pork Brochette

18,000

Pork Curry

18,500

Wood-Fired Pizza

Pizza at The Best Ethiopian Restaurant In Arusha & Best Vegetarian/Vegan Restaurant In Arusha

Margherita

12,000

Tomato sauce, Mozzarella Cheese & Fresh Basil

Vegetarian

14,000

Tomato Sauce, Mozzarella Cheese, Thinly Sliced Onions, Fresh Tomatoes, Red & Black Peppers, Fresh Mushrooms & Black Olives

Anchovies

16,000

Tomato Sauce, Mozzarella Cheese, Black Olives, Capers & Anchovies

Beef Salami

15,000

Tomato Sauce, Mozzarella Cheese, Beef Salami

Hawaii

15,000

Tomato Sauce, Mozzarella Cheese, Ham & Pineapple

Avocado Bacon

15,000

Tomato Sauce, Mozzarella Cheese, Avocado, Bacon & Capers

Chicken Barbecue

17,000

Tomato Sauce, Mozzarella Cheese, Barbecue Chicken, Barbecue Sauce & Caramelized Onions

House Special Beef Pizza

18,000

Tomato Sauce, Mozzarella Cheese, Shredded Beef, Onions, Bell Peppers, & Olives

Desserts

Desserts, which are among the best Ethiopian Food in Arusha.

Banana Crepe

9,000

Banana Flambe

9,000

Créme Caramel

7,500

Fruit Salad

6,500

Ice Cream (Vanilla, Strawberry, Chocolate

8,500

Fresh Fruit of the Season

6,000

Chocolate Orange Mousse

7,500

Drinks

Embark on a global journey with our diverse selection of wines, beers, and liquors, complemented by a range of non-alcoholic options, including authentic Ethiopian beverages.

DRINK Menu

Wine

Aromatic, Crisp, Smooth

South African Red Wine Dry

Backsberg and Robertson

40,000

Cabernet sauvignon/Pinotage Pinot noir/Shiraz/Merlot

Arusha

40,000

Pinotage

South African White Wine Dry

Backsberg and Robertson

40,000

Sauvignon Blanc/Chenin Blanc/Chardonnay

Arusha

40,000

Chardonnay

Kleindal

35,000

Sauvignon Blanc

Long Beach

35,000

Chenin Blanc

Sweet Red And White Wine

Robertson

30,000

Four Cousins

30,000

By Glass

Dry Red & White Wine

6,000

Drostdy Hof, S.A./Long Beach

Sweet Red & White Wine

6,000

Robertson/Four Cousins

Beer

Taste Local Brews

Kilimanjaro, Safari, Castel Milk, Serengeti Lager

4,000

Savanna, Heineken, Windhoek Redd’s

5,000

Castel Lite, Serengeti Lite

3,000

Liquor

Whiskey

Jack Daniel/Black Label

4,000

Famous Grouse/J/b/Jagermeister

3,500

Red Label/Grants/Jameson

3,500

Vodka

Absolute/Smirnoff

3,000

Rum

Bacardi Black/White

3,500

Captain Morgan

3,500

Gin

Gordon’s/Gilbey’s

2,500

Konyagi

2,000

Cream

Amarula

3,000

Tequilla

Camino

3,000

Refreshments

Indulge in Delicious Delights

Hot Beverages

Ginger Tea/Masala Tea

4,000

Dawa (Ginger, Lemon Honey)

4,000

Green Tea/Lemongrass Tea

4,000

Ethiopian Spice Tea

4,000

Hot Chocolate

6,000

Ethiopian Coffee

5,000

Cappuccino

5,000

Espresso

3,000

Irish Coffee (Jameson)

11,000

Soft Drinks

Soda

2,000

Large Water

3,000

Small Water

1,500

Baltika/Red Bull/Grand Malta

5,000

Fresh Juice

Mango/Pineapple/ Watermelon

5,000

Orange/Avocado

6,000

Tropical (A Mix Of 3 Of The Above)

6,000

Carrot + Beetroot

7,000

Smoothies

Banana & Vanilla Ice Cream

7,000

Cucumber & Avocado

6,000