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602 Westgate Ave, Saint Louis, MO 63130-4729
+1 314-725-1944
11:00 - 20:00
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Sun 12:30 - 17:00
Mon - Sat 11:00 - 20:00
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14 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 February 2017

I had great experiences with the people who work here and their food. Delicious and one of my favorite places to stop in and get food.

Thank Ellie R
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49 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 December 2016

I started coming to this deli before I moved away from STL 16 years ago and every time I'm back in town it's one of the first places I stop to eat. I love their Shish-tawook sandwich - chicken, garlic sauce and pickle grilled to perfection but their fatayer and falafel are also excellent. The hummus and tabbuloah are delicious... More 

Thank Guinness R
Saint Louis, Missouri
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80 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 70 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 May 2016

This is a tiny hole in the wall sort of place. Not much atmosphere but delicious food. The people are very nice and have great suggestions of what to try if you're not familiar to their menu. Try the schwarma, falafel and hummus. If you have any room for dessert, the baklava is outstanding.

Thank julztad
Saint Louis, Missouri
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847 reviews
396 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 227 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 November 2015

Hard to find place just off Delmar in the loop, but worth a few extra steps to find this place. This is authentic Lebanese food and we both had gyros and regret not being more adventuresome as the gyros were delicous. Restaurant is not large, and shows signs of it's age, but no problem as the food and service are... More 

Thank rduinc
Rome, Italy
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110 reviews
85 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 November 2015 via mobile

If you don't have time and you want to have a quick lunch you should stop in this place. Authentic Lebanese kitchen friendly personnel. I love to go there when I want Lebanese food

Thank mose105
Littleton, Colorado
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 15 October 2015

I regularly would visit this hidden gem when I worked on the Delmar Loop. If you get a Fatoush salad, ask for chicken to be added to the top. It's still one of the most delicious meals I've been able to order anywhere.

Thank Pax2Pax
Saint Louis, Missouri
Level Contributor
51 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 August 2015

Carryout falafel, pita, tabouli and hummus is one of our favorite meals. Everything is delicious, and the staff is super friendly.

Thank ucitytravlr
Saint Louis, Missouri
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18 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 September 2014

Al Tarboush, in the heart of University City, St. Louis, around the corner from Dunbar. It is a tiny hole in the wall type restaurant just one block from the famous Blueberry Hill restaurant. They only have room for three or four tables but they keep busy with a lot of carry outs also. This hard working family owned restaurant... More 

Thank Carol K
St. Lou
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 June 2013

Everyone that visits the Delmar Loop should visit Al-Tarboush, no questions asked. I probably eat at A.T. 3-5 times per week and the food is ALWAYS the same; fresh and delicious. My daughter absolutely loves the the spicy hummus. You really cannot go wrong with anything that you order. The shish-taouk is wonderful and the falafals are on point. If... More 

Thank amnalehu
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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3 reviews
Reviewed 16 September 2011

We stopped here for a bite to eat craving some genuine Lebanese food. We were in for a real treat! It was authentic and delicious. The place isn't the nicest of atmosphere, but the food makes up for what that lacks. It is worth stopping in.

Thank TheGeneticMonkey

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    5 of 5 bubbles
    2.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
Lebanese, Middle Eastern, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Delivery, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:30 - 17:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 602 Westgate Ave, Saint Louis, MO 63130-4729
  • Location: United States  >  Missouri (MO)  >  Saint Louis
  • Phone Number: +1 314-725-1944

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?