Babani’s Kurdish Restaurant

Afro Deli & Catering

5 West Seventh Place
Offering made-from-scratch African and Mediterranean cuisine prepared Halal, this deli is a social venture that weaves together business with community and culture. Closed Sunday. $

Babani’s Kurdish Restaurant

544 St. Peter Street
This Saint Paul landmark offers an authentic Kurdish menu with a wide variety of savory options. $

Barbary Fig

720 Grand Avenue
A homey and romantic Mediterranean/Algerian restaurant with inspired cuisine. The infamous owner and chef, known simply as “Boss,” will be sure to charm you and your date (optional). $$

Black Sea Restaurant

737 North Snelling Avenue
Family-owned restaurant offering fine Turkish and Mediterranean cuisine, including gyros, kebabs, and falafels. $

Fasika Ethiopian Restaurant

510 North Snelling Avenue
Ethiopian fare with a variety of stewed, curried, and charbroiled meats. Vegetarian entrées available. $

Flamingo Restaurant

490 North Syndicate Street
Savory East African menu with cuisine from Eritrea, Ethiopia, and Somalia, including specialty lamb and goat dishes. $

Foxy Falafel

791 Raymond Avenue
Inspired Middle Eastern flavors in a little nook right off University Avenue. $