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Tuesday, April 8, 2014

YUM Takes Over the Armory

The Welcome Project's annual YUM event at Center for Arts at the Armory on April 10, 2014 features the cuisine of some of Somerville's finest immigrant-run restaurants. Enjoy tastes from Turkey, Italy, India, Mexico, Nepal, the Mediterranean, Ethiopia, and Portugal. All YUM restaurants participate in the City's Shape Up Approved -- Eat Well program.

This year's event also features
Live music by Son Del Sol
A silent auction
The 2nd annual Intercultural City Award to
Regina Bertholdo, director of the Somerville Public Schools'
Parent Information Center and co-founder
of the Brazilian Women's Group.
Founder's Award to Suzanne Sankar

For more information visit To buy tickets:

Participating restaurants include:

Aguacate Verde: Mexican | Porter Square
13 Elm Street, Somerville MA 02143
Open Tue-Sat 11am - 9pm; Sun 10:30am - 7pm
Read about Aguacate Verde on the YUM Blog

Fasika: Ethiopian | East Somerville
147 Broadway, Somerville MA 02145
Open Mon-Thu 5:30pm - 10pm; Fri 5:30pm - 11pm; Sat-Sun 2pm - 11pm
Read about Fasika on the YUM Blog

Masala: Indian and Nepali | Teele Square
1127 Broadway, Somerville MA 02144
Open Mon-Sun 11am - 11pm

Istanbul'lu: Turkish | Teele Square
237 Holland Street, Somerville MA 02144
Open Tues 5pm - 10pm; Wed-Sat 11am - 10pm; Sun 11am - 9pm
Read about Istanbul'lu on the YUM Blog

Los Paisanos: Central American | East Somerville
62 Broadway, Somerville MA 02145
Phone: 617-629-3502
Read about Los Paisanos on the YUM Blog

The Neighborhood Restaurant: Portuguese | Union Square
25 Bow Street, Somerville MA 02143
Mon-Sun 7am - 4pm
Read about The Neighborhood on the YUM Blog

Sabur: Mediterranean | Teele Square
212 Holland Street, Somerville MA 02144
Phone: 617-776-7890
Read about Sabur on the YUM Blog

Vinny's at Night: | Italian
76 Broadway, Somerville, MA 02145
Phone: 617-628-1921

Yak and Yeti: Nepali and Indian |
719 Broadway, Somerville MA 02144
Phone: 617-284-6227
Read about Yak and Yeti on the YUM Blog

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