New City we offer an addictive blend of delicious Eclectic Caribbean and
Latin cuisine beautifully prepared with the freshest,
highest quality ingredients.
chic décor, friendly professional staff, sophisticated
wines and savory menu selections all create a truly
incredible dining experience.
Our heartfelt desire is for our patrons to be thrilled
with our unique cuisine and atmosphere and eagerly anticipate
their next dining experience with New City.
Eduardo Guillén, Proprietor
After over 15 years
as a Project Manager in the Construction and Environmental
Consulting fields, Luis purchased New
City at the end of 2003, fulfilling a long time dream.
Luis, who is also a member of the Latin band “Son Venezuela”,
believes food and music are the two strongest elements that give
a culture its identity. And although his role in Latin American
and food could be seen as a tribute to his roots, Luis says
is simply what he knows.
“Your heritage is what you are. It’s simply easier, if you cook,
to cook what you've eaten all your
And it’s easier to play the music you’ve danced to all your life.
So it’s not paying homage to those traditions so much as just
doing what I know and love.”
Luis is the Executive Chef and General Manager of New City. His wife
Marisol, an Early Childhood Special Education
Teacher for the Topeka Public Schools, also spends several
hours a week helping Luis at New City. Together they
have four children: Luis Alejandro, Gabriella, Andrés,
“When we say, ‘New City is the ultimate dining experience’,
it's not just our slogan, it's what we do every day. Come