(Photo: Luisa Rollenhagen)

(Photo: Luisa Rollenhagen)

You couldn’t avoid bumping into falafel in downtown Manhattan even if you tried. Mamoun’s, Mimi’s, and Hummus & Pita Co. are just some of the hummus slingers that have recently expanded their footprints to satisfy your chickpea-centric cravings. Joining this cadre is Moemen, a new Middle Eastern/Mediterranean shop on Allen Street, which opened last Thursday and is serving up all the usual suspects: falafel, shawarma, koefte, hummus, chicken kebab, baba ganoush, and more.

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