Quality Time Dinner
Cart 0



Ethiopian Food 1.jpg


Quality Time Dinner offers Santa Barbara residents a chance to experience authentic Ethiopian Cuisine. Let us bring our dishes directly to your home or to your event. 

FEaSt Together

Quality Time Dinner provides catering for all kinds of events, from intimate group settings to large events.


Would you like to try making Ethiopian food in your home? Follow our blog where our chef, Saba Tewolde, shares her recipes. Impress your friends with the rich flavors of Ethiopian food.

Our blog also features the many dinners, events, and benefits we have catered. Read our latest stories and be updated with our charitable works that help Ethiopian and Eritrean youth.

Proceeds from her cooking classes, private dinners, and catered events go to the children of Manna Backpack, her non-profit organization.

Their goal is to send 100 000 backpacks for the children of Ethiopia and refugee children of Eritrea. These bags will be filled with notebooks, pencils, and $50 stipends to support them.



Join our chef, Saba Tewolde, and learn how to cook Ethiopian food and prepare Ethiopian coffee.

Cooking Class 1.jpg
Screen Shot 2018-03-08 at 12.19.54 PM.png


Quality Time Dinner offers several services: catering, cooking classes, and charity talk dinners. All of which feature Ethiopian food. Although our specialty is Ethiopian cuisine, we also offer different packages that will surely fit your needs.

Our chef, Saba, is an Ethiopian refugee and a bridge to her nation's culture. She believes in Five Love Languages: Words of AffirmationQuality Time, Receiving GiftsPhysical Touch, and Acts of Service She envisioned Ethiopian Quality Time Dinner for one purpose - to share her country's rich culture and to raise awareness for the countless children who suffer from starvation and poverty.


Savor the unique flavors and taste of Ethiopian cuisine while having the privilege of listening to Saba's stories of loss, fear, and hope. Through these dinners, she hopes to inspire people to take action and fulfill their moral obligation to serve those in most need of help.

Charity Dinner 1.jpg