Welcome To Demera

inikwani dehina met’ahi

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Welcome To Demera

inikwani dehina met’ahi

Order Reserve Support Our Cause Catering

Welcome To Demera

inikwani dehina met’ahi

Order Reserve Support Our Cause Catering

Stay Tuned

Our Customers’ Well Being is at the Center of Our Service.

We continue to focus on the safety of our team, guests, and community as our top priority. We closely observe Chicago’s safety guidelines and CDC-recommended precautionary measures and invested in touchless entry and payment options for worry-free interactions.

Now Available! Pre Order our Vegan Extravagant Thanksgiving Feast Today!

Pick Up Wednesday, 11/24 at our Uptown Location”

Support Hope 4 Tigray Women Demera Dec 9!

Join 4 incredible women restauranteurs Tigist Reda (Demera), Lori Seay (Soul Veg City 


Mary Aregoni (Saigon Sisters),  Sarah Stegner Prairie Grass Cafe. Learn leadership lessons and tips to help you succeed in launching your dream business.


The virtual roundtable is accessible worldwide, so join us Dec. 9 at 6PM US CDT!


Proceeds from the roundtable go directly to HPN4Tigray, the nonprofit organization behind our Hope 4 Tigray Women program. Optional coaching add-ons also available.


Cannot attend? Please consider donating. 

Give the Gift of Demera this Holiday Season.

We are donating 20% of gift card purchases to Hope 4 Tigray Women.


A gift card from Demera is a personalized way to infuse your holiday list with color, flavor, and cheer! This year, for every dollar you purchase, we will donate 20% toward the girls and women suffering due to gender-based violence. All proceeds go to HPN4Tigray

Demera is proud to participate in Chicago Black Restaurant Week (CBRW).

CBRW 2022 will run for two weeks (Feb 6-20)! Enjoy discounts on your favorites during this time. Read our feature here


Sambussas- $6.22
Veggie Messob- $31.22
Demera Messob- $40.22 

Demera. Experience Exotic Flavors and Culture.

We bring classic Ethiopian dishes, from generations past, to you for your enjoyment and pleasure. From vegan and vegetarian to seafood and meat dishes, find something for everyone to enjoy.

Place Your Order for Pick Up or Delivery.

Bringing Your Favorites to You.

Join Us Firday, November 5th at Vermilion

$100 per person for Dine-In & Conversation, 6-9pm

$100 for Takeout for 2, 5-6pm 

Our Customers Love Our Food

Giving Back

Learn How We Support Our Community and Tigray’s Humanitarian Crisis.

Catering Services

Bring Familiar or Exotic Flavors and Tastes to your Next Wedding, Celebration, or Company Event.  

Serving Our Best Dishes since 2007.

Demera is Michelin Guide Recommended and recognized by the Eater’s 38 Essential Chicago Restaurants, Hungry Hound, Zagat, Chicago’s Check Please!, and Yelp. Our story is filled with deep culture and passion for food. 

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