“What is #TasteofGR?,” you ask. Well, it’s the Instagram hashtag to use between now and Saturday, September 18th when posting photos of delish food you enjoyed from any of these 11 Greater Riverdale restaurants. Doing so will enter you into a contest to win a $200 gift certificate to a Taste of Greater Riverdale restaurant of your choice! Not only that: Your entry will also help spread the good word about these local, award-winning restaurants; a much-needed boost during these pandemic times. Win win!
The contest runs now until Saturday, September 18th. Giddy up and try as many of these restaurants as you’d like! The more food you try, the more entries you can make! Winner will be selected and announced on September 18! Check Taste of Greater Riverdale IG account.
Taste of Greater Riverdale Restaurant Tour
This restaurant tour is being led by the Central Kenilworth Revitalization Community Development Corporation (CKAR), along with the Purple Line Corridor Coalition and the University of Maryland. The goal is to “support the diversity of food cultures along Kenilworth Avenue and Riverdale Road while supporting small businesses receiving from the pandemic.”
Get inspired with a visit here to see what your friends and neighbors are already posting about these Greater Riverdale restaurants.
Snap Pic & Enter to Win $200
So Route One Bud, will you be snapping and sharing some pics of Nigerian Jollof rice with plantain from Queensway (22 years in business!), Mexican tacos de pescado from Maria Bonita, Dominican Habichuelas Guisadas (beans and rice) from Carbon Y Lena, Vietnamese Pho from Banana Blossom Bistro or….
Here is a list of the 11 TGR restaurants for you to check out!
- El Sitio
- La Flor De Puebla Bakery
- Dumm’s Pizza and Subs
- 2 Fifty Barbeque
- Taqueria 3 Reyes
- Carbon Y Lena
- Maria Bonita
- Riveria Tapas Bar
- Banana Blossom
- Krazy Kebob
Full program details, and a complete map of participating Greater Riverdale restaurants are available at the Taste of Greater Riverdale website.