Tawakal Halal Cafe
Opens at 11:30 AM

Tawakal Halal Cafe

$ • African • Comfort Food • Steak
4.7
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Location and hours

389 Maverick St, Boston, Massachusetts 02128
Sunday
11:30 AM - 08:30 PM
Monday
Tuesday - Saturday
11:30 AM - 08:30 PM

389 Maverick St, Boston, Massachusetts 02128 • More info


  • Appetizers

    • Hummus Chapati

      Pureed chickpeas, tahini, lemon juice, extra virgin olive oil, fresh garlic Served with homemade Chapati
      $8.00
    • Beef "Hilib" Sambusa

      Homemade wrappers, lean ground beef, onions, green and red peppers, garlic, herbs and aromatic spices. ( Comes with 2 per order)
      $7.00
    • Vegetable "Qudar" Sambusa

      Homemade wrappers, filled with spinach, potatoes, carrots, corn, herbs and aromatic spices. ( Comes with 2 per order )
      $6.00
    • Bur

      Mildly sweet doughnut dough flavored with cardamom. Comes with 2 pieces per order.
      $4.00
    • Falafel "Bajiya "

      Chickpeas, onions, parsley, fresh garlic, salt and spices ( 4 per order )
      $4.00
    • Egg Nafakha

      Mashed potato fritters, hard-boiled egg served with our Homemade Tawakal hot sauce. ( 2 per order )
      $4.00
    • Tawakal Fries ( Large order )

      French fries with our homemade Tawakal spices
      $6.00
    • Tawakal Fries ( small order )

      French fries with our homemade Tawakal spices
      $4.00
    • Chapati

      Homemade unleavened flat bread with a crispy crust
      $4.00
  • Sides

    • Biitso Somali

      Chapati Pizza with your choice of Chicken, Beef or Chickpea and Spinach
      $7.00
    • Aromatic Basmati Rice

      House made rice
      $5.00
    • Chickpea and spinach

      Loads of spinach, onion, tomato, garlic and spice
      $6.00
    • Tawakal Hot Sauce ( 5 fl oz bottle )

      Made and bottled in house with fresh fruits, vegetable and our exotic spices from East Africa.
      $9.00
    • Bur

      Mildly sweet doughnut dough flavored with cardamom. Comes with 2 pieces per order
      $4.00
  • Soup and Salad

    • Goat "Maraq Ari" Soup

      A subtle soup of shredded goat meat with spices.
      Sold out
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      $9.00
    • Chicken "Maraq Dora" Soup

      A subtle soup of shredded chicken cooked in tawakal spices.
      $8.00
    • Falafel Insalata Bajiya Salad

      Salad, cucumbers, tomatoes, and olives. Served with hummus and tahini dressing.
      $11.00
    • Hummus Salad

      Chickpeas, cucumbers, tomatoes, onions, olives, extra virgin olive oil drizzled with hummus, and lemon vinaigrette dressing.
      $12.00
    • Green Salad

      Tomatoes, cucumbers, onions, olives, and olive oil with lemon vinaigrette dressing.
      $3.00
  • Entrees

    • Beef '"Hilib" Biryani

      Aromatic basmati rice. Served with pan seared beef, green and red peppers, onions, garlic, and spices with salad.
      $14.00
    • Kabab Biryani

      Aromatic basmati rice. Served with lean ground beef, onions, garlic, herbs, spices with hummus and salad.
      $13.00
    • Chicken "Dora" Biryani

      Aromatic basmati rice. Served with pan seared chicken, green, red peppers, onions, garlic, and spices with salad.
      $13.00
    • Fish " Malay " Biryani

      Aromatic basmati rice. Served with pan seared tilapia, green, red peppers, onions, garlic, and spices with salad.
      $13.00
    • Falafel Biryani

      Aromatic basmati rice. Served with falafels and hummus with salad.
      $11.00
    • Hummus Biryani

      Pureed chickpeas, tahini, lemon, juice, extra virgin olive oil, and fresh garlic. Served with aromatic basmati rice and salad.
      $11.00
    • Chicken "Dora" Spaghetti

      Spaghetti cooked in sauce. Served with pan seared chicken, green and red peppers, onions, garlic, and spices.
      $13.00
    • Fish "Malay" Spaghetti

      Spaghetti cooked in sauce. Served with pan seared tilapia, green and red peppers, onions, garlic, and spices.
      $13.00
    • Spaghetti with Beef Hilib Sauce

      Spaghetti, lean ground beef sauce, and spices.
      $11.00
    • Tawakal Plate

      Chapati strips cooked in a spiced tomato sauce and herbs. with your choice of beef, chicken or chickpea and spinach stew
      $13.00
    • Vegetarian Platter

      Chickpea and spinach stew. Aromatic basmati rice, egg nafakha, and chapati.
      $13.00
      Vegetarian
    • Grits "Soor iyo Maraq"

      Grits cooked with coconut milk.
      $13.00
    • Goat "Hilib Ari " Biryani

      Aromatic basmati rice served with slow cooked Goat meat in our house blend of herb and spices.
      Sold out
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      $19.00
    • Goat "Hilib Ari " Spaghetti

      Spaghetti cooked in homemade sauce served with slow cooked Goat meat in our house blend of herbs and spices.
      Sold out
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      $19.00
  • Sandwiches and Wraps

    • Beef "Hilib" Kabab Sandwich

      Beef kababs, hummus, and herbs. Served on a sub roll.
      Sold out
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      $13.00
    • Chicken "Dora" Sandwich

      Sauteed chicken, spices, hummus, and herbs. Served on a sub roll.
      Sold out
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      $11.00
    • Beef Hilib Chapati

      Sauteed beef, spices, pickles, and vegetables. Served on the chapati.
      $12.00
    • Steak and Cheese Chapati

      Thinly sliced sauteed beef, spices, pickles topped with melted cheese and vegetables. Served on the chapati.
      $12.00
    • Chicken "Dora" Chapati

      Sauteed chicken, spices, pickles, and vegetables. Served on the chapati.
      $11.00
    • Falafel "Bajiya" Chapati

      Falafels, hummus, lettuce, tomato, and onions. Served on the chapati.
      $11.00
  • Desserts

    • Homemade CheeseCake

      Rich and creamy on a graham cracker crust
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      $5.00
    • "Nutella " Chapati

      Caramelized banana topped with Everyone's favorite chocolate hazelnut spread, ice cream and sprinkled with cinnamon.
      $10.00
  • Drinks

    • Shaah (tea) small

      Everyone's Favorite at Tawakal. Strong aroma of our house made spices and sugar to taste.
      $2.50
    • Shaah (tea) Large

      Everyone's favorite at Tawakal,Strong aroma of our house made spices and sugar to taste.
      $3.50
    • Ginger coffee "Qaxwo Sinjibiil " Small

      Spiced ginger coffee redolent with spices
      $2.50
    • Ginger coffee "Qaxwo Sinjibiil " Large

      Spiced ginger coffee redolent with spices.
      $3.50
    • Coca Cola

      Can of soda
      $2.00
    • Pepsi

      can of soda
      $2.00
    • Sprite®

      Lemon Lime Soda
      $2.00
    • Ginger Ale

      Can of soda
      $2.00
    • Poland spring water

      16.9 fl oz
      $1.50
    • Sparkling Water

      $2.00