Where the locals eat rated Moustache Restaurant as the BEST middle eastern in NYC Moustache Pitza Restaurant is rated by "Where the Locals Eat" as the BEST MIDDLE EASTERN in New York City -2009 rating A step up from hole in the wall but obscure enough to pat yourself on the back for finding it, Moustache serves up some of the freshest jazzed-up versions of Middle Eastern classics around... offer out-of-the-oven pita bread and a version of baba ghanoush that defines the dish like Project Runway defines style.timeout article on moustache pitza restaurantMoustache Pitza *Critic's Pick: Located on a leafy, brownstone-lined West Village street, this beloved cheap-eats haven [Middle Eastern Restaurant Moustache Pitza] serves some of the city’s best Middle Eastern food. The small, exposed-brick dining room packs in a neighborhood crowd nightly—it’s not unlikely to see a line outside this no-reservations spot. But it’s worth the wait. The freshly baked pitas, still puffed up with hot air when served, are perfect for scooping up the smoky baba ghanoush. More elaborate offerings include ouzi: rice, chicken, vegetables and raisins cooked in phyllo.