Friday, December 13, 2013
By: Mshale Staff
Kenya marked 50 years of independence yesterday (December 12). Jambo Africa Restaurant in Brooklyn Center is hosting a buffet of Kenyan dishes for both Saturday and Sunday (Dec. 14 and 15) to mark the occasion, according to the proprietors, Simone Acolatse and George (Jojo) Ndege.
There will be a lunch and dinner buffet on both days with lunch starting at noon to 3pm with dinner starting a minute after 3pm. Lunch will cost $10 and $15 for the dinner buffet.
The restaurant specializes in Kenyan and Liberian dishes and has won rave reviews from patrons since its grand opening В in March for their tasty fish dishes and the popular Kenyan delicacy of ugali na sukuma wiki with nyama choma. Samosas have been a hit as well according to Jojo.
A Saturday evening party will follow after the buffet at the Blue Nile located at 2027 E. Franklin Ave. Minneapolis 10:00 pm-2:00 am. Cover charge is $10.00.
Jambo Africa Restaurant
6000 Shingle Creek Parkway
Brooklyn Center, MN 55430