East Orange Eats Local

10 restaurants, 1 roof top

A Taste of East Orange on November 9th brings 10 restaurants onto 1 rooftop for an evening of international flavors, live jazz, and sensational art. Bask in the thrilling views from the top of the Essence while building connections with the individuals cooking up both food and community in our city!


Restaurants providing samples of their cuisine during this experience include: Spice N Thing, Dominy's, Soul Food Factory, Urban Taste, South Beach Bar & Grill, International Fusion Restaurant, Limin's Cafe Caribe, Strictly Bagels & Things, Jersey Boys Halal, and Mrs G's and more.


Art Exhibition by local artists Sterling Brown and Gwendolyn 'Arri' Jackson will surround the space, while a specialty beer called 'Brick Church' from Four City Brewing will premiere and flow from the tap.


Supporters of this celebration of local small businesses include the City of East Orange, Department of Policy, Planning and Development, Hero Development, Exit Realty, Academy Dental, Blackstone 360, and the Greater Essex Community Uplift Foundation.