Recent News
3.5 out of 4 stars ~  Alma Cocina Latina Review by Tom Sietsema
The Washington Post, February 2017

¿Quién es el sous chef que pone a vibrar la cocina de Alma Cocina Latina?
El Estímulo,  May  2017

Maize Craze: Venezuela's cornmeal arepa is on the rise in Baltimore
–The Baltimore Sun, May 2017

11 Hottest Cocktails to drink in Bars Now
Liquor.com, February 2017

Venezuelan Culinary Artistry: Alma Cocina Latina
–Annapolis Home Magazine, March 2017

La Gustosa Alma de Enrique Limardo
–Spanish Influential Magazine, March/April 2017

Praise for Alma

Enrique Limardo, voted:
Best Chef

–Baltimore Magazine,  2016 Best of Baltimore, Readers' Poll

Alma Cocina Latina, voted:
2017 Best Ambience

2017 Best Global Fare
2017 Runner Up for Best Overall Restaurant
2016 Best Restaurant
2016 Best New Spot

2016 First Runner Up for Best Happy Hour
–Baltimore Magazine, 
 Best of Baltimore, Readers' Poll

Voted one of the Top Ten Restaurants of 2015, City Paper, January 2016
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Diner's Choice Best of Baltimore, 2015, Best Latin Food
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Top Ten Dishes in Baltimore, City Paper, January 2016
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Top Ten Dishes in Baltimore, Baltimore Magazine, January 2016

"Alma Cocina Latina, in Canton’s Can Company, roared out of the gate after opening in late April and quickly amassed a serious following among food critics and diners. I’m not surprised." 

— Excerpt from Soul Food, Baltimore Magazine

" Canton has landed a winner, Alma Cocina Latina...is the best restaurant to open for years in the Southeast Baltimore neighborhood."

— Excerpt from Alma Cocina Latina Brings the Soul of Caracas to Canton, Baltimore Sun

"For us Alma Cocina Latina produced some of the best meals we've had in years - Baltimore or elsewhere. I can promise I'll be back so often they might get sick of me."

— Excerpt from Alma Cocina Latina Delivers Delightful Venezuelan Cuisine, City Paper

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More about Alma Cocina Latina in the news, here:

Venezuelan Culinary Artistry: Alma Cocina Latina, Annapolis Home Magazine,  March 2017

La Gustosa Alma de Enrique Limardo, Spanish Influential Magazine, March/ April 2017

Top Ten Dishes in Baltimore, City Paper, January 2016

Best New Restaurant, City Paper, September 2015

Sunday Brunch at Alma Cocina Latina, Channel 11, WBAL

Best Restaurants in Baltimore, Baltimore City Guide, 2015

Alma Cocina Latina Makes Ceviche, You Tube

2015 AIA Excellence in Design Award, Good Design = Good Business

Alma Cocina Latina Delivers Delightful Venezuelan Cuisine, City Paper, November 2015

Alma Cocina Latina is Coming to Baltimore, Examiner, January 2015

Soul Food, Baltimore Magazine, October 2015

Alma Cocina Latina Brings the Soul of Caracas to Canton, Baltimore Sun, June 2015

How to Make Arepas, Baltimore Sun, September 2015

 

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