-Let me feed you-
Belladi is a new Yemeni gourmet kitchen.
The featured dish is fresh, local, young lamb.
Welcome with afternoon Yemeni Coffee
Guests will learn the history of the original coffee which was grown in Yemen over 1000 years ago and experience the roasting and de-husking of home roasted coffee.
Kibdeh: liver sauteed with spices and chillis served on bread
Saltah: vegetable and egg soup with fenugreek foam
Lamb Mandi: roasted lamb served on rice simmered in lamb broth. Served with fresh salads and homemade sauces.
Sabiyah, hand made layered Yemeni delicacy served with honey and Saman, a delicious caramelized ghee.
Hot spiced chai.
The Lamb Experience will be set in a spacious backyard in Oakland near Lake Merritt.
House Kombucha parterned with People's Cafe as its kombucha tap-room. The cafe shut down during the pandemic and has re-grouped as Belladi which is Arabic for "My country". While our Jack London Square restaurant is under construction we are focusing on catering and educational tasting dinners to raise awareness of Yemeni culture and the spiritual import of sacrifice.