Keren

Keren Restaurant   Photo credit: Africa Access

Location: 1780 Florida Ave NW, Washington, DC 20009

Keren Restaurant is named for Keren, a mountain city that  is the second-largest city in Eritrea. Near to Keren is the Debre Sina monastery, one of the oldest monasteries in Eritrea. It was the site of the first Holy Communion prepared in the Eritrean Orthodox Church, by the 4th-century bishop Aba Salama.

 

Murals of Keren in Karen Restaurant

Photo credit: Africa Access