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El-Basha Restaurant & Bar

424 Belmont St, Worcester, MA 01604-1032
+1 508-797-0884
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good20%
  • Average8%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible11%
Travellers talk about
“baba ganoush” (4 reviews)
“greek salad” (3 reviews)
“pita bread” (3 reviews)
Open Now
16:30 - 21:30 Hours
Lebanese, Mediterranean, Middle Eastern
€€ - €€€
424 Belmont St, Worcester, MA 01604-1032
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Reviewed 16 April 2018 via mobile

Our visit to the Belmont St location was not what we expected. Our server, Mona was helpful and apologetic for the missed app and over cooked lamb entree. The Haddock dish was fine and very tasty. Good wine selection at reasonable prices.

Thank William D
Reviewed 12 March 2018 via mobile

Wonderful welcome!!! Requested a quick lunch! and they delivered, Service PERFECTION!!! Food was however sad... Iceberg lettuce, sad winter tomatoes like you would find at a fast food restaurant...pita dry (the days of not being able to buy a great vine ripened tomato or dark...More

Thank Mary L
Reviewed 24 January 2018 via mobile

In today’s world most of your restaurant meals are pre-portioned and flash frozen. Good for the bottom line, but not for an appreciative palate. NOT so at Basra. Everything I tasted was very fresh and tasted wonderful. On top of that, the place is clean...More

Thank Bohica12
Reviewed 29 March 2017

Great food and prices. A bit noisy but that testifies to happy diners and all. Many great choices for any palate wanting authentic food.

Thank Karen H
Reviewed 19 January 2017

I always enjoy the food at El Bash. Parking is sometimes challenging though. I only their appetizers, salads, and main dishes.

Thank Gaill27
Reviewed 11 January 2017

We ate at the 256 Park Avenue location on the way to and back from Lewiston, ME on what's becoming an annual trip. I've forgotten the name, but we had the, I think, $30 lunch for two which included dolmas, baba ganoush, hummus (the first...More

Thank brian_va
Reviewed 26 October 2016

There were five of us, service was a little slow at times. The meals arrived at the same time. Well presented....pita bread was available. One issue and was resolved, wrong pricing on an entree. She noticed, CEO of a Credit Union...she knows financing....

Thank Angelo M
Reviewed 11 October 2016

Went there for lunch with a craving for Middle-Eastern food. Great food and great service. Everything was fresh and tasty. I had a combo plate with grape leaves and baked kibbe. Just like my Armenian Grandma used to make.

Thank Douglas A Mr E
Reviewed 2 September 2016 via mobile

I had a wonderful lunch at the El-Basha. We started out with homemade hummus. It was delicious. Our lunches were superb. My dining companion and I both had meals with lamb. The taste was delicious! Sean, our waiter , was attentive and made sure everything...More

Thank JudyRMassachusetts
Reviewed 11 August 2016

When I was in college at Holy Cross, I began to patronize the old El Morocco up on Grafton Hill. It was this iconic restaurant that made me fall in like with Middle Eastern Cuisine and I have loved this kind of food ever since....More

Thank redeco
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Drinks, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Open Hours
16:00 - 20:30
11:30 - 14:30
16:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 14:30
16:30 - 21:00
16:30 - 21:00
11:00 - 14:30
16:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 14:30
11:30 - 14:30
16:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 14:30
16:30 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 424 Belmont St, Worcester, MA 01604-1032 (Formerly El-Basha Incorporated)
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Worcester
  • Phone Number: +1 508-797-0884
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