A Mother and Son Escaped Syrian Civil War and Now Run Two L.A. Food Trucks

On the Mama’s Shawarma truck, chef Eyad Kawak and mom Krstein Kantarji are bringing a taste of their homeland to the streets of L.A.
Josh Lurie • Los Angeles Magazine • August 25, 2021
A Syrian flag waves outside Mama’s Shawarma, a black food truck that started parking in front of Ralphs supermarket in Glendale this spring. The logo depicts Chef Eyad Kawak wearing sunglasses, standing in front of two flame-licked spits. He...
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