Minneapolis-based Owamni wins James Beard Foundation Award for Best Restaurant
Minneapolis-based restaurant Owamni received the James Beard Foundation award for Best New Restaurant on Monday night.
Owamni is a full-service restaurant that specializes in Native American cuisine.
The chef of the Indigenous restaurant, Sean Sherman, was also a James Beard Award nominee for Best Chef: Midwest, along with two other Minnesota chefs.
It’s the first time since 2019 that the James Beard Foundation presented its awards in person.