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MISSING Rafiqi's cart

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12jenny Mar 22, 2007 01:21 PM

Anyone know what happened to the Rafiqi's cart on the SW corner of west 26th st, hasn't been there all week?

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    nyczsmn Mar 22, 2007 02:13 PM

    the rafiqi's cart on park and 52nd has been missing since monday. does anybody know what is going on with them?

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      LloydG Mar 23, 2007 07:04 AM

      The one on 6th Avenue between 19th and 20th is also awol.

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        pastoralia Mar 23, 2007 07:20 AM

        Oh no. I work in the city every Tuesday and love my Rafiqi's. What's going on?
        What about the one on Park and 24th? I think that's the main one.

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          mikka Mar 23, 2007 07:28 AM

          I walked past it this morning, looks like they had everything fired up and ready.

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            nyczsmn Mar 23, 2007 08:08 AM

            mikka, which one did you walk past?

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              LloydG Mar 23, 2007 10:21 AM

              I just walked past the one on 6th and 19th, and he's back in business.

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                moymoy Mar 23, 2007 10:36 AM

                The 47 and Madison is back also. It was all fired up as I passed by this morning.

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                  jfood Mar 23, 2007 10:51 AM

                  Moy

                  New to the area. 47th and Mad? What's good at the cart?

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                    moymoy Mar 23, 2007 10:56 AM

                    Can't go wrong with the lamb and rice or lamb gyro. I'm not too crazy about the chicken (it lacks flavor, imo). The lunch line forms early but moves quick.

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                      pastoralia Mar 23, 2007 11:36 AM

                      Funny...I like the chicken and salad platter with a pita.

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                  mikka Mar 26, 2007 05:24 AM

                  Probably too late, but I walked past the one on 24th and Park. I've worked near that location for a while now and it's rare if ever that I don't see them in the morning.

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            jfood Apr 3, 2007 09:40 AM

            52 and park there and they are cooking. lamb was great today.

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            Simon Apr 3, 2007 01:15 PM

            i went to the one on Broadway/8th St today...yummy lamb platter...

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