Exploring West-African Food

First-Rate West-African Chef Services in Raleigh

Welcome to Dounou Cuisine - where West African cuisine meets the American South. Based in Raleigh, we specialize in creating unforgettable culinary experiences that explore black foodways and highlight the intersection between those two beautiful cuisines. Our services include pop-up dinners, private dinners, and ...

Our Mission

Reimagining West African Food, One Bite at a Time! Our mission is to invite you into a conversation about West African food, to break down barriers and myths, and to explore nourishment through the lens of Beninese women. We believe that food is not just about sustenance, but also about culture, history, and ...


Chef Services

Chef Services

Pop-Up Dinner

Get to experience a creative farm-to-table dinner exploring black foodways and highlighting the parallel between West African food and the …
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Private Events

No matter the occasion, be it a romantic dinner for you and your significant other, or if you want your friends and loved ones to know …
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Food Truck

Our food truck services are the perfect way to ensure that a high number of visitors get to know our unforgettable dishes and unique …
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Why Choose Us?

  • Good for children
  • Black-owned
  • Affordable prices
  • Supporting local farmers
  • West-African cuisine