Free Lunch for Furloughed Federal Employees

Starting today, Afro Deli will provide complimentary meals to federal government employees working without pay or laid off as a result of the ongoing government shutdown. We appreciate all of the hard work government employees and contractors in our community provide to our country and we are happy to offer a small token of our appreciation during this difficult time.

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2019 Annual Employee Appreciation


New MPLS Happy Hour

Afro Deli MPLS Happy Hour

Summer is always our favorite season for many reasons. This year we're excited to announce our new MPLS Happy Hour promotions!

Starting June 11th, we will be offering new promotional bowls of your favorite entrees for $5! This promotion is only valid after 5pm daily at our Stadium Village location.

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St. Paul Large Business Excellence Award

2018 St. Paul City Awards

We're honored to be recognized by the City Council of Saint Paul as one of their 2018 Business Award winners! We know of at least three of our Afro family who nominated us and we want to take the time to thank everyone for their part in this award.

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New Instagram Contest Starting September 25

Afro Deli & Grill Instagram Contest

At Afro Deli, we love sharing food and culture with everyone. We're always looking for ways to connect with even more people and we're excited to announce our upcoming Instagram contest. Starting on Monday, September 25th, we will be giving out a $25 gift card each week to someone in our Afro family that shares their delicious photos. Just dine, snap, and share — it’s that easy. 

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Grab-&-Go with Afro Deli

We’re proud to continue growing as a company because it means we can reach even more people. One of the ways we have been exploring for the last two years is the grab-and-go products. We’ve been proud to partner with Hudson Group over the last year and now we would like to offer a complete grab-and-go experience.

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Our New Dip

Afro Deli & Grill Dip


Over the last month, we have been trying out a new dipping sauce in both our locations. So far we've heard mostly positive reviews so we've decided to make it official.

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MPLS Afro Deli Moving to Stadium Village

It's with great sadness that we announce that our location in the West Bank will be closing on November 17th, 2016. We couldn't be more grateful for the community that supported us and made us into the strong, people-centered business that we are today. As one door closes, there are many doors opening with exciting new opportunities. 

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New Partnership with Hudson Group

Afro Deli and the Hudson Group

We're proud to announce our new partnership with the Hudson Group, a leader in the travel retail industry!

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Recognition from the SBA & the President

Afro Deli & the SBA

Today, our owner Kahin is in DC to attend the annual State of the Union address and will be one of a few entrepreneurs who will be recognized by the Obama administration. See below for the press release from the Small Business Administration.

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