Just got an email from NMAI about this and thought some of you might be interested -- not that I can vouch for it, but I know there are Mitsitam fans on CH. Has anyone ordered from them before for Thanksgiving (assuming they've done this before)? Would you recommend it?
Quoting from the email (link to full menu is below):
Mitsitam Cafe Holiday Take Home Menu
Relax and enjoy a stress-free Thanksgiving dinner with a take-home meal from the National Museum of the American Indian’s Mitsitam Native Foods Cafe!
Many of the dishes traditionally served at Thanksgiving are native to the Americas, and acclaimed Executive Chef Richard Hetzler’s indigenous-inspired take-home menu includes items such as:
Download and view the full menu at
Please place your order in person at the cafe or by fax no later than Monday, November 19. Items may be picked up on either Tuesday, November 20, or Wednesday, November 21.
Questions? Please call or email Edward D’alessandro at 202-633-7038 or ED’firstname.lastname@example.org.