Restaurants are the backbone of Carpenter’s Cook-Off. They are what draw everyone together to help Carpenter’s Shelter raise awareness and fight to end homelessness.

We are excited to welcome 27 amazing restaurants to this year’s Cook-Off. Many are returning restaurants but we also have some new restaurants as well. There will be lots of new dishes to try.

The cuisine that will be available for tasting includes Japanese, Indian, American, Italian, Greek, Portuguese, Mexican, and Irish. There will also be cupcakes, ice cream, and coffee.

Here are the participating restaurants:
  • a la Lucia
  • Alexandria Cupcake
  • Ben and Jerry’s
  • BRABOBread and Chocolate
  • Cheesetique
  • Del Ray Pizzeria
  • Dishes of India
  • FireFlies
  • Hard Times Café
  • Jackson 20
  • Joe Theismann’s
  • Nando’s Peri-Peri
  • Overwood
  • The Majestic
  • Mischa’s Coffeehouse
  • Murphy’s
  • RedRocks
  • Thirsty Bernie’s
  • Stone’s Cove.
  • The Sushi Bar
  • Sweet Fire Donna’s
  • Taqueria El Poblano
  • Tempo
  • TJ Stone’s
  • Union St. Public House
  • Vaso’s Kitchen

If you have yet to purchase your tickets to this great event, you can still do so by clicking here. Please note that tickets will not be sold at the door. We hope to see everyone on Sunday, April 27!