YUM: A Taste of Immigrant City


YUM 2017 will be on Thursday, April 6, 2017. The website will be updated in January and tickets will go on sale in February.

If you are interested in corporate or individual sponsorship please email welcome@welcomeproject.org.

2016 YUM CARDS are still available.

With eight great restaurants participating in YUM 2016, now is the time to purchase your 2016 YUM Card.


Explore food from around the world at the 7th Annual YUM: A Taste of Immigrant City on Thursday, April 14 from 7pm-9pm. Enjoy delicious dishes from eight immigrant-owned restaurants, including cuisine from Mexico, Ethiopia, India, and more. The evening will include a silent auction and raffle and the event will honor the work of Rep. Denise Provost and Elena Letona for their work in the community.

2016 YUM: A Taste of Immigrant City promotes cultural exchange and understanding through the great tastes of immigrant-run restaurants in Somerville and by sustaining the work of The Welcome Project.

The 2016 YUM event is scheduled for April 14, 2016 at the Center for Arts at the Armory. Click here for more information or on the button to purchase 
your ticket or become a sponsor. 

YUM Card at Participating Restaurants

8 Somerville restaurants are participating in YUM: A Taste of Immigrant City in 2016. Support the local community and the immigrant community by visiting these great restaurants and exploring the diverse flavors of our city.

Purchase a YUM Restaurant Card to enjoy the great tastes of immigrant-run Somerville restaurants. Additionally, your card purchase supports The Welcome Project's adult English classes and leadership programs for youth and adults. For $10, you get 10% discounts on food orders above $25 at all YUM restaurants. 

YUM Blog

Learn more about the tastes of immigrant city through our YUM blog, featuring reviews, recipes, interviews with restaurant owners, and special deals.