Carthago
Nakano: Middle Eastern
Carthago (Nakano: Middle Eastern)
Carthago
Open 6-10pm (LO). Closed Wednesdays.
Sun: Open Sundays

Terrific Turkish, Tunisian, and Lebanese specialties, great music, and a very comfortable atmosphere. The wine list covers the Mediterranean from Spain to Algeria to Morocco, with some nice Spanish choices. The couscous and tajine dishes are especially good, as are the lamb kebabs and the mixed appetizer platters.

Nakano
Nakano-ku, Nakano 3-34-3.
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