Special Guest Chef Event!
For one night only Cristina Martinez & Ben Miller, of El Compadre restaurant, will be taking over EAT Café.
Tuesday, May 8th
Dinner begins at 6:30
$60 per person
Space for this paid event is extremely limited and reservations must be made in advance.
El Compadre (formerly South Philly's Barbacoa) is a nationally recognized restaurant that recently was a semi-finalist for a James Beard Award.
Besides serving wonderful food, Ben and Cristina are well known for their advocacy work with undocumented restaurant workers. Cristina herself is undocumented and uses her story to illustrate the kinds of issues undocumented workers face.
Special guests that evening will also include Merthus Mbonigada and Ellen Rampage who work with Nationalities Service Center's Gardening Project.
based on availability
FRIED PLANTAIN CHIPS
sautéed shrimp with tomatoes and green olives
BABY GOAT AND ALMOND BARBACOA
served with fresh housemade corn tortillas,
goat broth, and chickpeas
JICAMA AND CITRUS SALAD
served with orange vinaigrette
served with rhubarb compote and whipped cream