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A February 2004 trip to Brooklyn by lobosolo

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Quote: With work to do in the city aiding my brother with some of his job, which we own together, we visited Brooklyn from Staten Island (where he lives )and at the end of the day we saw I-Shebeen and just couldn´t help dining there.


Restaurant | "Madiba I-Shebeen"

Madiba Photo, Brooklyn, New York
We worked all day long. When finished, that night, we decided between this place and a French restaurant located a block away. It came down to two against one vote so we ended up here. I didn’t regret it at all. The food was excellent as was the service. The decor and ambiance fit perfectly the food served and none of us could skip the dessert. But let’s begin with the main course… I had ostrich in a sweet sauce and just could not stop eating until the plate was completely clean. My brother had lentils to start and then a plate with meat that simply looked delicious. We both had African beer and my sister-in-law had a vegetarian plate that was too much of a temptation for us both to ...Read More

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