Feb 07 Only: Family Brunch at Ethiopian Diamond with New Children's Book as Our Gift To You

Our new "Books Over Brunch" series starts with a family fun event:

Meet the authors of the newly launched "Brush Strokes for Little Folks", get a free book personally signed and enjoy our Special Brunch Buffet. Original artwork from the pages of this book are also on display for this day only, along with a free Kids Corner painting experience.

Saturday, February 7 from 11am to 3pm, 6120 N Broadway

Book readings by the authors at 11am and 12 noon

Free Book (valued at $8), personally signed, for each adult who reserves for brunch. Huge buffet of salads, soups, entrees, desserts and house made ice creams with toppings--make your own sundaes!

Adults at $15 for brunch; kids, 5 to 12 at $7.50 and kids under 5 are free.

Reserve your seats by calling us at 773 338 6100.

See this event's top recommendation on WTTW's Check Please!

Are You In On Chef Secrets?

"Secrets of Chicago Chefs" offers 300 recipes of Chicago's top chefs. Get your copy of this hard cover book, personally signed by chef owner Almaz (and see her recipe on page 37) at our Broadway location. We have just a few left, and for special discounted price of just $20, no tax.

World Renowned Jazz Artist at Ethiopian Diamond

Kelan Phil Cohran, internationally acclaimed jazz musician and composer performs on alternate Fridays in January and February at our Broadway location. Enjoy his inspired original music from 7pm to 10pm at no charge while you dine with us January 16 and 30 and February 13 and 27. Cohran's albums are few and far between and much sought after. We have his latest, Meditations, personally signed, for just $7. For more, listen here


Savor the special spices of Ethiopia, including our famed spiced tea blend, for just 10 cents per cup! Our 3 oz jars make 100 servings for just $10 on promotion now, Broadway location,

We also offer our spices, coffee and more in gift baskets, all wrapped up and ready for gift giving--just $25 to $50.

Experience exotic elegance at Ethiopian Diamond, in the heart of Edgewater, Chef/Owner Almaz Yigizaw welcomes you to her namesake restaurant (Almaz means damond in Amharic) known for its extensive,menu of authentic, Ethiopian dishes for lunch, dinner and weekend brunch, all served in a comfortable, yet hip and inviting setting.

Ground cinnamon, cloves, ginger and turmeric grace these flavorful dishes, oaired with traditional injera-- soft flatbreads that you use to scoop up each tasty morsel. The menu is naturally gluten free, reflecting a cuisine noted as one of the world's most ancient and healthy. Extensive bar list and in house made mead along with ceremonial coffee round out each meal. All is designed to be shared and savored.

New in Edgewater: our private room for your own events;
Friday night live music, no cover, 7pm to 10pm

Clark Street Location: Sunday Brunch Buffet, 10:30am to 3pm--authentic array of more than a dozen Ethiopian specialties with additional tasty dishes that change every week--an exotic experience to savor! $13.95 for buffet; $16 including Diamond Bloody Mary or Ethiopian Beer

Reserve your seat

Ethiopian Diamond Locations and Hours

6120 N Broadway, Edgewater, Chicago 773 338 6100
7537 N Clark Street, Rogers Park, Chicago 773 764 2200

Mon - Thurs and Sun 11am to 10:30pm, Fri and Sat 11am to 11:30pm

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Almaz reveals traditional dishes to Mark DeCarlo, host of
the new Flavorhood program on WTTW, airing this Fall

What Celebrity Chef Marcus Samuelsson says
about Ethiopian Diamond