Wednesday, October 16, 2019

Falafel King at Boston Common Sharing Space with Taccos Arabas

A location of a Middle Eastern and Mediterranean restaurant in downtown Boston will be sharing its space with another concept, and this one will apparently be a fusion spot of sorts.

According to a message sent from @CappyinBoston, Falafel King on Tremont Street has a sign out front saying that Taccos Arabas is coming soon, while the sign also shows Falafel King on the other side, indicating that both businesses will be located within the same space. Based on the name (and what we have been told by @CappyinBoston), the new concept will focus on Mexican food with Middle Eastern influences, including such offerings as shawarma tacos.

The Tremont Street location of Falafel King first opened its doors in March of this year; other locations of the eatery can be found on Washington Street and Summer Street in the downtown area. (The website for all three is at

[October 18 update: Eater Boston states that Taccos Arabas is now up and running.]

by Marc Hurwitz (Also follow us on Twitter at @hiddenboston)

[A related post from our sister site (Boston's Hidden Restaurants): List of Restaurant Closings and Openings in the Boston Area]