by Marc Hurwitz
It looks like a new restaurant is coming to Malden, and it will be replacing a Chinese BBQ spot that recently closed.
According to a source, Emone Tofu is planning to open in the former Wow Barbecue space on Salem Street, with a licensing board page within the city's website seeming to confirm this. Very little is known about the new eatery, though based on the name, it appears that it will be a Korean restaurant; as soon as we find out more about the place, we will post an update here.
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Wow Barbecue closed its Malden location in September, though its other outlets in Brookline Village and Providence remain in operation.
The address for this new restaurant in Malden is: Emone Tofu, 184 Salem Street, Malden, MA, 02148.
December 31 update: According to a poster on the Friends of Boston's Hidden Restaurants Facebook group page, Emone Tofu is now open and is indeed a Korean spot with such items as soft tofu stew, bibimbap, and more. (The Facebook page for the restaurant also confirms that it is open.)
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