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Yassin's Falafel House plans to expand out of Knoxville

Yassin's Falafel House was voted the Nicest Place in America in 2018, and now they are looking at bringing falafel to people outside of Knoxville.
Yassin Terou operating Yassin's Falafel House in downtown Knoxville.

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. — Yassin's Falafel House is a Knoxville landmark, cherished by many people across the city. Now, the man behind the restaurant plans on bringing falafel to more people across East Tennessee.

They announced that they are planning to open a third location in a city outside of Knoxville. However, they said no date or specific location was available.

"Our goal is to have a safe place where people come and feel loved, safe and share wonderful stories and delicious food," said Yassin Terou in a post on social media. "We are taking every step to make this happen, but with the challenges these days, we have to be extra careful. But we are working on it, slowly but surely."

Reports say that Terou is eyeing Blount County for a new location. 

Our goal to have a safe place every where for our community to come fell loved , Safe and share wonderful stories and...

Posted by Yassin's Falafel House on Friday, September 10, 2021

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