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During the interview, George Chammaa’s mother, Fayeza Chammaa, sits in the back of the family restaurant, having her mid-day meal next to her red tablet. George sits in front of me, one of Fayeza’s five […]
In the middle of a sea of other culinary establishments in the Waimalu shopping plaza in Aiea sits Siam Kitchen Express. The restaurant is clean and is decorated like most other Thai restaurants you’ve seen. […]
On the morning of November 14th, 2018, Manna Samuel arrives at Merhaba Shawarma four hours before it opens to begin her day. She readies the restaurant for the shift ahead, preparing for the next twelve […]
In an increasingly fast-paced world, restauranteur Zeleke Belete of Zoma cherishes the Ethiopian tradition of communal eating. These customs create a welcoming space, where food is lovingly made and traditions kept vibrant. Zoma boasts bright colors, […]
Walking into La Chiva is like coming home. Winter is still in full force in downtown Denver, Colorado, and the drastic 20 (and sometimes, 30) degree difference between day and night makes the brisk evening […]
Take a Voyage Down Pine Island The journey down Pine Island is a sunny scenic route, traversing bridges and palm tree-lined paths, one gets a highlight of Florida’s best attributes. The island is a retreat […]
A Taste of Havana in Indianapolis Traditional Cuban music, a tropical vibe and the aroma of authentic eats greets diners at the door as they enter Taste of Havana. The eatery, located in Indianapolis’ lively […]
Mrs B’s Reggae Café — Jamaican cuisine to delight every palate Marilyn Forsythe / Chef Neville Forsythe First Visit to the Restaurant The intoxicating aroma of fresh herbs and pungent spices waft through the […]