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The 14 Best African Restaurants Near Clarkston

Updated: July 5, 2022

Love a good ‘braai’ and malva pudding? Then you should know Clarkston boasts some great African dining options. We analyzed the top review sites with millions of diner and expert reviews to find Clarkston’s top African spots. Send your taste buds on holiday to the Savanna with doro wat and glasses of Mampoer at these Clarkston eateries.

Find the perfect African restaurant

Abyssinia Cafe And Restaurant

African, ClarkstonAfricanClarkston
Google: 4.9
Yelp: 5.0
  • Eater, 2022

    The 10 Essential Clarkston Restaurants

    Eater, 2022

Ledet Restaurant

African, $$, ClarkstonAfrican, $$Clarkston
Google: 4.1
Yelp: 3.5

If you travel further

African Palace

African, Stone MountainAfricanStone Mountain
Google: 5.0
Yelp: 5.0

Sodere: Ethiopian Sports Cafe & Restaurant

African, $$, Stone MountainAfrican, $$Stone Mountain
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 5.0

Peri Peri Chicken

African, $, DecaturAfrican, $Decatur
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.5

Le Nouveau Maquis

African, $$, Stone MountainAfrican, $$Stone Mountain
Google: 4.4
Yelp: 4.5

Mela Ethiopian Kitchen

African, $$, DecaturAfrican, $$Decatur
Google: 4.8
Yelp: 4.0

Prima Injera Restaurant

African, $$, ScottdaleAfrican, $$Scottdale
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 3.5

Meskel Ethiopian Restaurant

African, $$, Stone MountainAfrican, $$Stone Mountain
Google: 4.0
Yelp: 4.0

Mina's Kitchen

African, $$, Stone MountainAfrican, $$Stone Mountain
Google: 4.2
Yelp: 3.5

Tropical Cuisine

African, $$, DoravilleAfrican, $$Doraville
Google: 4.0
Yelp: 3.5

Lalibela Cafe

African, $, ScottdaleAfrican, $Scottdale
Google: 4.3
Yelp: 3.0

Piassa

African, $, ScottdaleAfrican, $Scottdale
Google: 4.2
Yelp: 3.0

The African Grill

African, $$, Stone MountainAfrican, $$Stone Mountain
Google: 4.2
Yelp: 3.0

How was this list created?

Picking the right African restaurant can be tough, especially when you’re exploring new restaurants. We pored over ratings for 15738 restaurants on Yelp and Google, 823905 restaurant reviews in Clarkston and 863 top lists and articles. We paid extra attention to what Eater had to say, and applied our boam magic sauce. Yes, we even looked at Eater - The 10 Essential Clarkston Restaurants to pull this list together. Every option we show has been verified as open and offering key services when we recommend it, thanks to our real-time updates. Since boam gets no payment for showing these restaurants, you can trust the restaurants in this list. We don’t recommend restaurants lightly, these 10 are really something special.

Most common questions

Abyssinia Cafe And Restaurant and Ledet Restaurant are the highest-rated African restaurants that is good for groups in Clarkston.

Abyssinia Cafe And Restaurant and Ledet Restaurant are the highest-rated African restaurants for take-out in Clarkston.

Abyssinia Cafe And Restaurant and Ledet Restaurant are the highest-rated African restaurants offering delivery options in Clarkston.

Abyssinia Cafe And Restaurant and Ledet Restaurant are vegetarian-friendly African restaurants in Clarkston.

There are 2 African restaurants in Clarkston.

Drink pairing tips

  • Enjoy seared tuna, papaya salad and lime chutney with Sauvignon Blanc

    To elevate your seared tuna, papaya salad and lime chutney experience, we recommend some Sauvignon Blanc to go with your dish. This pairing works especially well because this white wine highlights the flavour of the wine.

  • A next-level match for grilled fish steak

    When ordering grilled fish steak, experts suggest pairing it with a glass of Prosecco, a popular sparkling wine.

  • Grenache and ewa agoyin


    When considering what goes best with ewa agoyin, we recommend a glass of Grenache, it truly complements the dish as it complements the sweetness of the ewa with the fruity wine.


Interesting facts

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Parking in the area

Few things are as aggravating as circling around the block, looking for parking when you’re hungry. To make the hunt for parking easier, we’ve partnered with a cutting-edge digital parking reservation system, Spothero, that enables you to book a spot in advance before you visit your chosen African spot.

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