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The Halal Guys Opening In New Haven

The Halal Guys Opening In New Haven

The Halal Guys celebrates the grand opening of its first Connecticut restaurant, at 906 Chapel Street in New Haven, on Sept. 9 at 11 a.m.

The New York-based business started as a hot dog cart in 1990, and has grown to multiple brick-and-mortar locations in the United States and beyond. Another future restaurant is being considered for Stamford, according to a news release.

Known for its take on Middle Eastern specialties, The Halal Guys will serve a menu featuring its platters of gyro meat and chicken with rice and salad, along with falafel, sandwiches, hummus, baba ghanouj and baklava. Items are...