Kwame Onwuachi

Bio

Kwame Onwuachi is the executive chef and co-owner of The Shaw Bijou in Washington D.C. At 27-years old, Onwuachi brings a unique perspective to the D.C. food arena.

Accolades

  • 30 under 30
    Zagats
  • Young Chef of the Year U.S. Regional Finalist
    San Pellegrino
  • Best New Chef South, Nominee
    Taste Talks

My Restaurants

Behind the Scenes

Chef Kwame Onwuachi reviews  at post.venue.name
"It was an honor to cook at the Danish Embassy for the ambassador last night for a great cause. I did an Ethiopian inspired danish dish. Berbere spiced smoked salmon, shiro purée, parsley cream, and injera."
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"Last night was an amazing celebration of friends and leaders in the industry. I believe in visualizing your dreams, and I go every year to envision my name on that screen and myself walking across the stage. Congrats to everyone that was nominated. Thank you @skunabay for bringing me out! #SkunaBaytoJBA #jbfa @beardfoundation re re gram @jamiebiss re gram @karencake"
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Chef Kwame Onwuachi reviews  at post.venue.name
"These smørrebrød were dope"
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Chef Kwame Onwuachi reviews  at post.venue.name
"Genuine laughs all day. Congratulations Karen. You've already won in my book! Let's get em tonight!! @karencake @beardfoundation"
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