Appetizing African Flavors

San Diego is bringing smiles to those with adventurous palates – there are restaurants with everything from Persian to Mexican to Moroccan to Vietnamese cuisine.  Some of us are crazy about highly flavorful and sometimes spicy meals at local East African restaurants, most of which are in the North Park and City Heights areas.  I […]

Wednesday, January 15th, 2014

Global Weekend of Events

This weekend in San Diego was eventful with a global flavor. African Restaurant Week kicked off on Friday night at the World Beat Center — people of all ages eagerly lined up for delicious food from San Diego’s finest African restaurants and enjoyed entertainment by musicians from Senegal, Ethiopia and beyond. The event continues through […]

Sunday, October 21st, 2012

Celebrating African Cuisine, Music & Culture

I was on the planning team for this event when I worked in City Heights, so I am excited to share the press release below. The event should be culturally enriching and fun, and African restaurants often have delicious veggie options. Ethiopian food is a favorite! African Restaurant Week Friday, October 19 through Sunday, October […]

Tuesday, October 2nd, 2012

San Diego is Full of East African Restaurants

It’s the end of an era for this blogger. After more than two years of working with East African refugees I will be broadening my scope to working with people from around the globe.  I wanted to mark this rite of passage by sharing some of the East African restaurants in San Diego where one […]

Thursday, April 21st, 2011