Tawakal Halal Cuisine, featuring East African and Mediterranean food opened a few weeks ago in the Orient Heights section of East Boston, 1004 Bennington Street (catercorner from where Zafferano used to be). It is above Victory Pub, the former location of Italian-themed Top of the Pub. Open 7 days/11a.m. – 10p.m.
They have a somewhat small menu right now. Appetizer choices include meat, vegetable or fish sambusa, kabab, nafakha, bajiya & basbaas, and a mixed platter. Lunch/dinner choices are vegetable, chicken, goat, fish or beef biryani, a couple of pastas (?), some wraps, a couple of soups and side orders, and bread choices are chapati, muufa and anjera.
1004 Bennington St, Boston, MA 02128