“Aasif Mandvi Makes You Want to Stop at ‘Sakina’s Restaurant’”- The New York Times
“More relevant than ever. Aasif Mandvi shifts effortlessly among the characters.”- Hollywood Reporter
“Charming, timely and moving. Aasif Mandvi is skilled and witty.”- The Daily Beast
“Aasif Mandvi is astonishing! He delivers a tour-de-performance performance in a variety of roles.”- The Wrap
Actor, writer, and former correspondent for The Daily Show Aasif Mandvi's Sakina's Restaurant is a vibrant, funny, and heartwarming one-man show that centers on an Indian immigrant who comes to New York to work at a restaurant and live the American dream. Sakina's Restaurant is written and performed by Mandvi, who brings his acclaimed performance back to the New York stage 20 years after its Obie Award-winning debut.
This production of SAKINA’S RESTAURANT proudly participates in the Playwrights Welcome program, making tickets
accessible to Dramatists Guild of America members. For more information, click here.