Post Tagged with: "La Morada"

Yajaira Saavedra at a press conference inside La Morada on Jan. 11.

NYPD’s arrest of activist shrouded in mystery

Immigration January 15, 2019 at 1:10 pm 0 comments

The co-owner of La Morada Mexican restaurant on Willis Avenue and her lawyer say she was unlawfully detained by undercover NYPD detectives last Friday evening after they saw her videotaping an alleged sting operation next door. 

Latin American restaurants enjoy boom

Latin American restaurants enjoy boom

Culture October 14, 2015 at 9:24 am 0 comments

Mexican and Honduran immigrants bring varied cuisine to Mott Haven For more than six years now, the Saavedra family has served provincial Mexican food in Mott Haven. And a lot of people know about it. At lunchtime on a workday, the family restaurant, La Morada – The Dwelling – is crowded andRead More

Immigration debate hits home at local restaurant

Immigration debate hits home at local restaurant

Immigration, Politics March 16, 2015 at 9:00 am 1 comment

The owners of a popular Mott Haven restaurant are hopeful the President’s plan to help undocumented immigrants will be enacted.