Cheap Eats 2013: Swahili Village
Quick reviews of ethnic cuisines you can experience for less than $25 a person, tax and tip included.
Reviewed By Todd Kliman, Ann Limpert, Jessica Voelker, Anna Spiegel
Comments () | Published August 19, 2013

Swahili Village
Address: 10606-A Baltimore Ave., Beltsville, MD 20705
Phone: 240-965-7651
Neighborhood: Beltsville
Cuisines: Kenyan
Price Range: Inexpensive

Kevin Onyona’s always-swarmed restaurant bills itself as Kenyan, but that’s an inexact descriptor for his relentlessly cross-cultural menu, which includes samosas, chapati, and a fried tilapia drenched in a stinging masala sauce. The fish is marvelous, but the must-order is the goat wet fry, a mix of charred, bone-in goat, tomatoes, and onions that tastes like Africa’s answer to fajitas.

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