East Orange Eats Local

About Us

The City of East Orange is committed

To foster the growth and retention of our local restaurants, and through a healthy local economy, provide increased opportunities and a strong tax base.


The City of East Orange is one of the most culturally rich communities in Urban Essex. It’s where people from all over the diaspora have chosen to call home and establish business. Our niche is international cuisine from all over the world including Dominican, Caribbean, Mediterranean, African, Trinidadian, Vegan, Soul and Comfort Food. This showcase of our local restaurants is intended to draw focus to the number of fine chefs, restaurants, and determined business owners in East Orange. With special prix-fixed menus, and creative programming all week long, our restaurants are excited to present their vision and dining experience to you.


To ensure our business community remains healthy, we are encouraging our residents and surrounding community to consider East Orange first when making their discretionary decisions. East Orange Eats Local seeks to drive awareness to our great establishments and to emphasize the value and benefits associated with shopping local.

Our aim is to ensure you have a fantastic experience.