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chickengirl Nov 1, 2011 06:36 PM

Casbah Restaurant/bar has recently opened in Fresh Pond- an area very much in need of a neighborhood place. The food is extremely reasonable in price and portion. This could become a perfect alternative to the pubs in watertown.

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    newhound Nov 14, 2011 07:28 PM

    Is this place related to or replacing Basha?

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    Basha Cafe
    26 New St, Cambridge, MA 02138

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      Alcachofa Nov 17, 2011 09:51 AM

      Replaced it.

      Is it somehow related to Casablanca?

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        Awni Nov 24, 2011 06:37 AM

        It's owned by the same person (Sari) that owns Casablanca.

    2. opinionatedchef Nov 1, 2011 10:09 PM

      yes, i posted this in the openings and closings thread. Sari's new venture. is it just behind Sozio at Fresh Pond circle? Exciting!

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        chickengirl Nov 10, 2011 10:29 AM

        New St, behind Sozio... so far we have tried a skewer plate, with kofta served with stuffed grape leaves, fried eggplant, and baba ghanoush, falafel- which was my favorite! Actually, I think that I have had the falafel twice now. I definitely need to try more of their tapas or sharing plates but I really cant wait to try their burger! (Based on my experience loving the Casablanca burger!)

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        CookieLee Nov 1, 2011 06:45 PM

        What did you have?

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