Category Archives: Middle Eastern food

Musee Jacquemart-André and King Falafel in Paris

Our time in France was coming to an end.  We got up early on Saturday, July 16th, rode the train from Rouen to Paris’s Saint Lazare station, and saw our friend Faith to a taxi to take her to the … Continue reading

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Aba Turkish Restaurant Near Columbus Circle

On a recent Tuesday afternoon, Therese and I had lunch at Aba Turkish Restaurant on West 57th Street in New York City, not far from Columbus Circle.  I can’t tell you how good the meal was objectively – don’t get … Continue reading

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Falafellas Midtown Falafel Stand

It is pretty easy to find falafel in New York City.  Street food stands, delis, even restaurants of various cuisines will have it on their menus.  So what is so extraordinary about Falafellas that I would devote an entire post … Continue reading

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Alfanoose: dairy free Middle Eastern Food in the Financial District

Almost from the time we moved to Manhattan’s Financial District, we’ve been wanting to eat at Alfanoose, a Lebanese restaurant in the heart of the neighborhood on Maiden Lane.  Recently, we were heading home after a shopping jaunt to Tribeca, … Continue reading

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