It looks like a new restaurant will be moving into a space in Cambridge where a burger spot had been, and the person behind it appears to be a well-known figure within the Boston-area restaurant scene.
A license commission agenda page within the city's website indicates that Momi Nonmi is looking to open in Inman Square, taking over the space where WuBurger Gourmet had been until closing last November. The manager listed for the proposed spot is Christopher Chung, who may be the same Christopher Chung who was involved with AKA Bistro in Lincoln until it shut down last May, and before that, Uni in Boston's Back Bay. An earlier Boston Magazine article had mentioned that Chung was "considering his next move" after the closing of AKA Bistro, and that at the time (last fall), he was popping up at various places around the Boston area, offering modern Japanese small plates.
A hearing will take place on Momi Nonmi's request for a liquor license on Wednesday, June 28.
The address for the proposed Momi Nonmi in Inman Square is 1128 Cambridge Street, Cambridge, MA, 02139.
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