CO-OWNERS JUMANA BISHARA & CHEF RAWIA’S STORY
Rawia and Jumana Bishara are co-owners of Tanoreen in Bay Ridge, Brooklyn. Chef Rawia immigrated from her hometown of Nazareth to New York over 40 years ago. She is the author of two cookbooks Olives, Lemons & Za’atar, and Levant, and is a James Beard-nominated chef. Tanoreen is a Michelin-rated Bib Gourmand restaurant going on for twenty-two-plus years.