Dishes of the DiasporaDishes of the Diaspora

African restaurant owners invite us into their kitchens to share personal experiences, signature dishes and the risks and rewards of introducing unique flavors into Bay Area communities.

Amawele's Cuisine Brings South African Flavors to San Francisco

Oumar Diouf in the kitchen of his restaurant, The Damel, in downtown Oakland.

The Damel Brings Senegalese and Bahian Flavors to Oakland

Introduces new series Dishes of the Diaspora

New Series ‘Dishes of the Diaspora’ Spotlights African Food and Culture in the Bay Area