Rustic LES Opens Tonight at 124 Ridge Street

Posted on: September 13th, 2012 at 12:03 pm by
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Having been delayed an additional week, Rustic L.E.S. is finally opening its doors at 124 Ridge Street later this evening for dinner. Lunch and brunch options will allegedly make an appearance after the first few weeks of service.

The eatery marks the first brick-and-mortar establishment from Yassir Z. Raouli, owner of the Vendy-winning BistroTruck. Much like his meals-on-wheels business, Rustic features a Moroccan-inspired menu with “modern takes on homestyle cooking, including a mix of familiar and not-so-familar foods.” Dishes include items like roasted bone marrow, chicken merguez, and lamb burgers.

Rustic Dinner Menu Final

Full hours:

Monday-Wednesday: 5:30 pm – 10:30 pm
Thursday-Friday: 5:30 pm – 11:30 pm
Saturday: 10 am – 3:30 pm, 5:30 – 11:30 pm
Sunday: 10 am – 3:30 pm; 5:30 – 10:30 pm

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