Lawrence Ofori, a Ghanaian-born chef in America, has opened a new restaurant known as Ofori’s World Cuisine.
Local media in Peekskill have covered news of Ofori’s new restaurant due to his ‘celebrity’ status, having been a former contestant on ‘Chopped‘.
Ofori’s World Cuisine will feature the food of Ghana-born Chef Lawrence, who made his first TV appearance on the Food Network series “Chopped.”
He was a finalist on Season 36, Episode 3, called “Espresso Express.”
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According to the Ghanaian, his grandmother’s cuisine ignited his passion and love for fresh, simple, yet flavorful food.
The restaurant on 982 Main St. will be open seven days a week.