Along with the first African-American author and Poet, Phillis Wheatley, New York City plays host to many Africans, particularly Nigerians living in the United States. New York City is a center of diverse culture and people where life keeps bubbling.
In every process of growth across the world, Nigerians are known to play their parts; this is why you see them everywhere, especially in cities like Jersey.
Nigerians are people of diverse culture, identity, with a background that challenges their muse to strive for the best and create space for their existence and survival.
Their taste in food remains part of the unique ways they hold on to their identity outside their geographical space, Nigeria.
A West African country with a wide variety of ethnic communities, Nigeria has a varied and rich culinary culture.
In culinary art, you find numerous ingredients that cut across taste buds.
Some Nigerians who live in the United States have moved to Jersey City with these unique features of theirs and established the culinary art in some strategic places in the populated city of over 261,940 people distributed over about 54.73 km² landmass .
Below is the list of top places to get Nigerian foods in Jersey City:
1. Lagos Spot Nigerian Restaurant
2. Mimi African Restaurant
3. Odabro African Restaurant and Lounge
4. Mama Afrika Food LCC
5. Mama G African Restaurant