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Texas-based food truck Abu Omar Halal opens in Baton Rouge

Mediterranean-inspired restaurant Abu Omar Halal is now open in Baton Rouge. Parked at 12812 Coursey Blvd., the food truck will offer tons of Mediterranean dishes including, kabobs, sandwiches and falafels. 

Courtesy of Abu Omar 

But the company is most well-known for its authentic shawarma. Customers can order the popular shawarma wrap which features halal beef or chicken, long-cut pickles and a garlic sauce served on tortilla bread.

The food truck will operate Monday – Sunday from 11 a.m. – 11 p.m. To view the complete menu, click here.