Welcome to Dukem Restaurant

Dukem Ethiopian Restaurant is the most enduring Ethiopian music entertainment landmark in the district. Our newly expanded VIP BAR can serve you with full bar for your private use for a number of Celebrations including Birthday Parties, Graduation party and private events. With the finest Ethiopian music in town and famous singers DC has to offer.

Over the past twelve years, Dukem's entertainment has reached fame both in DC and Nationally, but don't take our word for it…Check it out for yourself.
We have been selected as best ethiopian restaurant by Washington City Paper Readers Poll 2008,2009, 2010 & 2011.

We provide a large variety of vegeterian and non vegiterian meal. Our non-veriterien meals are alway prepared with freashe Meat. You have the choice to make your food Mild, Medium or Hot. Check out all of our mouth-watering cuisine Dukem has to offer for Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner!

We're conviently located at 1114 - 1118 U Street Washington D.C. 20009  and 1100 Maryland Avenue Baltimore, MD 21201.

EAT IN STYLE, Make Your Reservations Now!


Your trip to DC is never complete until you have eaten at Dukem.




"Solid anchor of the U Street renaissance"

Located on the corner of 12th and U Street in North West in Washington DC, Dukem has been credited locally and nationally as "Best Ethiopian Restaurant " for their all around exceptional food and popular entertainment in America".




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