Alafia West African Cuisine back open under new management

That was quick.

Alafia West African Cuisine quietly closed its doors in November after four years in business.

Thankfully, the restaurant is back open under new management.

Alafia posted on their Facebook page Thursday afternoon:

Happy New Year!!! Alafia will be re-opening tomorrow 1/3/20 under NEW management! […]

Operating hours are 11 a.m. – 3 p.m. and 5 – 8 p.m. Monday through Friday, 11 a.m. – 8 p.m. Saturdays.

Read our March 2017 article Rustic Charm, Bold Flavors & Authentic Dishes at Alafia West African Cuisine.

Alafia West African Cuisine is located at 1070 N. Swan Rd. Keep up with Alafia West African Cuisine on Facebook.

Jackie is a food writer and photographer native to Tucson. He loves corgis and still thinks rickrolling is funny. If you'd like to stalk him, visit and his Instagram @jackie_tran_.