Maplewood Celebrates Latin Restaurant Week 9/19-9/25

In honor of Hispanic Heritage Month, September 15 – October 15, Maplewood is hosting Latin Restaurant Week from September 19 – September 25. The city is encouraging residents and locals from the surrounding cities to visit and indulge in classic Latin eats at participating restaurants. The festivities were coordinated by Ileana A. Castillo and are sponsored by CODA Kitchen & Bar.

CODA Kitchen & Bar

(Photo credit: @codakitchenandbar)

Each restaurant will offer its own menu items. From finger food like empanadas and fajitas to fiesta pizza and festive desserts, the lineup showcases a variety of cuisine.

On Friday, September 24th, there will be a dance party on Maplewood Ave. featuring DJ Jimmy from 7PM – 10PM. Plus extended shopping hours with Kimaya Kama, Words Maplewood’s Bookstore, The Cannaboss Lady, Kokoro, and My CBD Organics.

Read More: A Guide to Latin Restaurants in Montclair

Participating Restaurants

The Able Baker

Cactus Charly

Coda Kitchen and Bar

Lorena’s Restaurant

Restaurant Luna Stella

Maple Leaf Diner

The Roman Gourmet

Scratch Taco

St. James’s Gate Publick House

Village Trattoria


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Victoria is MG's Associate Editor and Social Media Coordinator for the Hoboken Historical Museum + Fire Department Museum. She is a born and bred Jersey girl with deep roots in Hoboken and Jersey City. When she’s not touring delicious restaurants and attending events in the Hudson/Essex area, she’s exploring everything the Concrete Jungle has to offer. You can catch her at art exhibitions, local festivities, traveling, diving into a new book, thrifting, or indulging in some form of arts and crafts.