Tsion (see-on)

A place for healthy foods, freshly baked goods international wine and beers and more!
Fusing Ethiopian and Mediterranean flavors.

TEJ (noun)

Etiopian Honey Wine. Legend has it that this is
the first alcoholic beverage that humans consumed.
It was popularized in Ethiopia at weddings.

Enjoy a glass with friends! Le Tenachin (to our health).

in.jera (noun)

Made from teff, the smallest and
healthiest grain; a flat, slightly sour
bread that is served with Ethiopian dishes.

gar.den seat.ing (noun)

Fresh air, fresh ingredients do wonders for your complexion.

Enjoy during agreeable weather.

pas.tries (noun)

Baked fresh and served daily
with fair trade, organic Ethiopian coffees and specialty teas.

com.mu.ni.ty (noun)

Enjoy dinner with friends and meet some new ones.
We have live performances, from music, to art shows to a literary series.
Many of the artists are from the neighborhood, and often inspired by
life in Sugar Hill.

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Welcome to Tsion Cafe

As long time residents of Harlem, we wanted to bring something fresh, healthy, delicious to the taste buds and supportive the artistic talent that is near and far. We are committed to honoring that heritage by providing a space for regular arts events, including live music, poetry nights, film screenings, a writers series – and more. Tsion Cafe is that place and hope you enjoy.
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Our Menu

Tsion Café’s menu is influenced by the worldly travels of owner Beejhy Barhany. Our Ethiopian dishes, featuring Beejhy’s mom favorite spices and mixes, along lovely dishes and salads that speak so flavorfully of their Mediterranean beginnings and a selection of tasteful wines from her travels through South America. Come taste our menu to be transported across the world.
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Now you can wear Tsion Cafe, too! Visit our SHOP

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Tsion Cafe 4.0 star rating 160 reviews
763 St Nicholas Ave
New York, NY 10031

(212) 234-2070