We have always prided itself on it’s ingredients. One question, however, props up every now and then from our Muslim clientele: How do you ensure the quality and origin of your halal meat? The question is one that we take seriously, because it has several questions within it: Where do we get our meat? How do we ensure that it is properly sourced? How do we ensure that it is halal certified? Are we confident that it meets the requirements of the consumer segment that looks at every individual aspect of it’s halal origins? The Nafisa Promise Let’s make it obvious from the onset: we use premium-grade halal meat from the two most respected suppliers in Ontario, and we work closely to ensure that they meet not only our customers requirements, but our own expert-formulated halal meat criteria as well. Not only is the meat halal, but we ensure that the animals receive the necessary industry standard animal care and feed that is expected from healthy, top-notch sourced meat products. From a purely business perspective, we know that providing the highest quality halal meat is essential to ensure the best taste in our dishes: lowering the quality of the ingredients […]
There’s more to Middle Eastern Food than Shawarmas and Hummus
Let’s be honest, Shawarmas and Hummus are great. Infact, Nafisa itself has a wonderful selection of authentic fresh hummus prepared every day. These two delicious (you may add Falafel as well) have helped Arab cuisine reach different parts of the world. Go to any major city across the world and you will see people of all nationalities and backgrounds enjoying shawarmas and hummus religiously. So what’s the problem? The only issue with this is that despite the positive effect this revolution has had in general for arab culture, there seems to be a certain degree of food myopia when it comes to the full range of arab cuisine. Arab cuisine has a huge degree of variety: from regional changes to new items and variations propping up in the age of social media. There is so much flavour, zest and magic in Arab cuisine that it is just impossible to keep up. The issue is that most local restaurants are not even trying – particularly the ones that bank themselves on their shawarmas. Does it sell? Yes. Does it add any value to the local food scene? We doubt it. And what’s the solution? The onus lies on restaurants like us […]
Nafisa Middle Eastern Cuisine Mississauga’s Social Media Taster
Nafisa Cuisine Mississauga hosted it’s social media taster session for a team of bloggers, vloggers and influencers arranged by our event partner Mississauga Eats. The guests, many of them renowned social media personalities, were absolutely blown away by our food, including selections from new menu. We will now share some posts uploaded by the Mississauga Eats team and our guests on social media. Nafisa has become a favourite haunt of influencers, social media icons and famous personalities throughout the social spectrum. You never know who you will meet on your next visit to our middle eastern haven! From Turkish drama celebrities to Ontario-based politicians looking to revisit the flavours from their trips to the middle east, Nafisa is THE place to be. We wish to thank Nafisa Mississauga for their hospitality. The food was absolutely amazing and every member of our team and influencers enjoyed each and every meal.’ MississaugaEats More Tasters Coming Soon Nafisa continues to work with social media personalities in arranging tasters and events. The purpose to is to let people know that there is authentic middle eastern cuisine located right at the heart of Mississauga – no false promises, no subpar ingredients, no gimmicks. This is […]
Are you ready for Nafisa Middle Eastern Cuisine Mississauga’s New Menu?
Nafisa Cuisine has been a favourite for GTA locals for a quite a while now. Our house favourites such as the Nafisa Special and Oven Roasted Chicken have developed a cult status among locals and visitors alike. But just like any successful story, there is no lasting success without a desire to keep on improving. It has taken us several months, but it’s finally here: Nafisa Cuisine Misissauga is launching it’s new menu this December. While all of your favourites from our old menu will still be there to cherish, we are adding middle eastern and Mediterranean classics such as Chicken Escalope, which comes loaded with fries and coleslaw. It’s perfect for those with more continental palates. We are also adding significantly to our appetizers, salads and sides. Have a look at the cabbage salad below as an example, it’s a crunchy and mouthwatering blast for your senses. We have launched a taster for the new menu items this week – and it’s already getting rave reviews. When Does the Menu Go Live? Chances are, by the time you read this, the menu has already gone live! If you have been to Nafisa before, we request you to ask any […]
How Nafisa Middle Eastern Cuisine’s Kunafeh Took Over the Greater Toronto Area
Nafisa’s Kunafeh with Ice Cream has gone viral on social media! Literally everyone in Mississauga is talking about our house special. Find out what goes into the making of this middle eastern masterpiece.