Mesob Ethiopian Restaurant Launches Open Table Reservation Service

Mesob, the Montclair, New Jersey-based family-owned restaurant specializing in Ethiopian cuisine has launched an online reservation service on its website and Facebook fan page.

Montclair, NJ, April 09, 2010 --( Mesob Restaurant, a family-owned restaurant in Northern NJ specializing in Ethiopian cuisine, now has Open Table Reservation service available for its Facebook fans as well as its website visitors.

The service allows users to select date and time slots and check availability. Reservations can then be made directly on line, with emailed confirmations. For diners, this special feature will allow them to view the menu items and photos on the websites ( and and make their reservations at the same location. OpenTable is the leading reservation management software supplier for restaurants.

“Our diners are very web savvy and have asked for this convenience. We always listen! Our Facebook Fan page has been remarkable in blending new technologies with our traditions” says Berekti Mengistu, co-owner. A sharing of the Ethiopian culture is part of the charm of this eclectic restaurant, owned by sisters Berekti and Akberet Mengistu and located at 515 Bloomfield Avenue in Montclair, NJ.

The restaurant recently held a special dinner for its Facebook fans so they could turn their online discussions into face to face chats. One of the conversation topics was the necessity and ease of making reservations and the use of Open Table. “It’s the true value of social media,” said Vickie Smith-Siculiano, a Social Media consultant and regular at Mesob since its opening. “The diners spoke and Mesob listened.”

For information or reservations, visit or or call 973-655-9000.

Mesob Ethiopian Restaurant
Debi Smith