Capital Market: Obeng Market
300 Morse St., NE
202 544 8255
Takes: Cash, Debit & Credit
Description: Serving the African immigrant population the store sells items like fu-fu flour, goat meat, and salted fish. They also sell items familiar to Americans like fresh chicken at their butcher's counter, large bags of rice, and kitchen spices.
Extra: When ordering from the butcher's counter your chicken will be cut into quarters and your goat into large cubes. If you don't want your meat cut say something.
The Capital City Market Blog
Capitol City Market: The Series
InShaw's Flickr Pix of Obengs
Frozen Tropic's March 2008 post on Obengs