Tizeta Getachew

  • Dining

    March 14, 2013

    Desta Rises Above Sadness

    Family members bind together to reopen Ethiopian Restaurant

  • Blogs

    March 14, 2013

    My Own Personal Story About Yenni Desta and Why You Should Check Out Her Restaurant Now

    This week I took a break from judging the finer points of food construction to talk with Tizeta Getachew. We sat in her restaurant last week as she told me about the events that led up to her quitting a promising career at a domestic violence shelter so she could run a restaurant that she hopes will ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 27, 2013

    Desta Reopens After Months-Long Closure

    Last weekend Tizeta Getachew and Yemi Lemma quietly reopened the doors to their brother's restaurant Desta. The North Dallas Ethiopian restaurant was unexpectedly shuttered when owners Yayehyirad Lemma and Yenenesh Desta were killed in a shooting after an evening shift last summer. See also: -Owner ... More >>