Morocco was the setting for the famous film Casablanca, a romance notable for depicting the largest bowl of hummus ever eaten by Peter Lorre. Dine on Mediterranean fare in full color with today's Groupon: for $15, you get $35 worth of Pan-Mediterranean fare at Souk.
The culinary sorcerers at Souk conjure up hearty platters of Moroccan fare. Gather friends to share warm tapas plates such as sautéed halloumi cheese ($8.85) or feed a lifetime of imaginary friends with the falafel ($7.95). The evening munch can start with sandwiches such as the shawarma, which bridges the gap between pita halves with a savory mélange of grilled marinated chicken and veggies slathered in garlic aioli ($12.95). Or sample the most regal flavors of Morocco without stealing a sheik's lunchbox by indulging in the lamb tangine, in which a tasty trio of stewed lamb shank, carrots, and dried apricots doze on a bed of couscous ($21.95).
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