Try his Syrian food at the Kiosk:
Monday 12:00pm - 6:00pm
Tuesday 12:00pm - 6:00pm
Wednesday 3:00pm - Sellout!
Come by the kiosk at our usual hours:
Friday, Saturday, Sunday
12:00pm - 6:00pm
or the Farmer's Market on Wednesdays:
1:00pm - 6:00pm
for Tsege's Eritrean Cuisine!
From Eritrea To Santa Cruz with Love
Farm-to-Table Food Kiosk in Santa Cruz, CA
NahNa is a family-owned and operated quick-serve food kiosk (with sit-down garden area) in Santa Cruz, CA, located at the corner of Pacific Ave and Cooper St, kiosk 1.
NahNa offers a modern twist on delectable, traditional Eritrean cuisine. We feature flavorful stews, fresh vegetables and a variety of meat and non-meat options, wrapped in deep tradition and homemade Taita flatbread.
Drop by and enjoy the mouthwatering aromas and flavors of Eritrean cuisine, inspired by Mediterranean and Ottoman culinary traditions - perfect for a stop along your downtown Santa Cruz stroll.
Find us each weekend at the Kiosk near the corner of Pacific Ave. and Cooper St., and also on Wednesdays at the Downtown Santa Cruz Farmer's Market.
Our Menu Options
Build Your Own
Choose one of our pre-made meals, or mix and match ours sides to build your own delicious meal!
Let us know if you want your meal made vegan! All our veggies sides are vegan, but we cook the taita in tesmi (eritrean ghee).
Our traditional flatbread (taita) is gluten-free and is a perfect complement to the flavorful spices in our dishes.
Sit-down or Takeout
Come eat with us in our lovely garden right in the heart of Santa Cruz, or get your food to-go.
The Horn of Africa
'Eritrea' is the name given to the Red Sea by Greek tradesmen in the third century B.C. Officially the State of Eritrea is a country in the Horn of Africa. It is bordered by Sudan to the west, Ethiopia in the south, and Djibouti in the east. The northeastern and eastern parts of Eritrea have an extensive coastline along the Red Sea, across from Saudi Arabia and Yemen.
Modern Eritrean Cuisine in Santa Cruz, CA
(Corner of Pacific Ave & Cooper St.)
You can visit the NahNa food kiosk at the corner of Pacific Ave and Cooper St in downtown Santa Cruz. Our specials are seasonal, so stop by for a fresh and tasty bite whenever you're around!
Friday through Sunday, 12PM-6PM
Santa Cruz Farmers' Market
(Cedar St & Lincoln St)
Visit us at the Santa Cruz Community Farmers' Market. Cedar St & Lincoln St, Downtown Santa Cruz. Our standard menu items are always available, but we totally recommend trying the weekly specials. See you soon!
Summer Hours: 1PM-6PM
Winter Hours: 1PM-5PM