Gorsha is out to demystify Ethiopian food by serving up the best of Ethiopian-inspired cuisine. Based out of Union Market DC, we’re a fast casual eatery that believes ingredients should be bold and quality should be accessible. We're here to disrupt the food scene by redefining the Ethiopian palate. So join our community, and spread love the gorsha way.



Some of Our Favorites —


Berbere Chicken 

Sautéed chicken seasoned with berbere salt, a unique blend of Ethiopian spices, and kibbeh, a seasoned olive oil.

Braised Lamb

Lamb shoulder slowly cooked with turmeric, ginger and garlic. 


Yellowfin Tuna

Fresh yellowfin tuna marinated in a dressing of olive oil and mitmita, a spice blend of cloves, salt, chili peppers and cardamom. 


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/gor-sha/ verb. an act of friendship and love, offering a mouthful of food by hand.

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Union Market
1309 5th Street NE
Washington, DC 20002


Tue - Wed: 11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Thu - Sat: 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Sun: 10:00 am - 8:00 pm
Closed Mondays