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Evelyn's Restaurant

45 Easton Ave, New Brunswick, NJ 08901-1830
+1 732-246-8792
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Overview
  • Excellent42%
  • Very good25%
  • Average25%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible8%
Travellers talk about
“shawarma” (4 reviews)
“hummus” (11 reviews)
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CUISINES
Lebanese, International, Mediterranean, Middle Eastern
PRICE
€€ - €€€
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LOCATION
45 Easton Ave, New Brunswick, NJ 08901-1830
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Reviewed 18 April 2018

Ok, I have been here before with a better experience, this time it was disaster. It was a Saturday and it was a open house for admitted students at RU. I called from the book store to see if they were busy and if I...More

1  Thank PaulieWalnuts12
Reviewed 3 February 2018 via mobile

Chicken Gyro platter was overpriced for 16 bucks. Add on salad for 3 bucks is also way overpriced for what you get. Sauce is too thin almost like water. The food is average. We also got BBQ chicken kebab sandwich and Chicken Gyros sandwich. Mozzarella...More

Thank BruinsFanNJ
Reviewed 22 October 2017

I've been craving a lamb kabob for months and was pleasantly surprised to find a delicious one in a cozy location on Easton Avenue in New Brunswick. no wonder this Lebanese-based restaurant has been around for 30 years. A sunny courtyard was where we enjoyed...More

Thank Jdhenderson
Reviewed 25 June 2017

Didn't dig this place much. The pita bread was very stale. The salad was heavy with what seemed like jarred vinaigrette- unripe tomatoes and iceberg lettuce- kind of like what you would get in a diner. The Shawarma and Hummus were both OK, but I'm...More

Thank JrMushroom
Reviewed 7 December 2016

Evelyn's is one of the few MidEast restaurants that still make meat-filled Grape Leaves. Most only have vegan variants, but authentic stuffed Grape Leaves have meat! (They also have vegan ones [yuck]). The Shawarma was awesome, and homemade. Their babaganoush is also authentically smoky (it's...More

Thank Vincef69
Reviewed 12 September 2016 via mobile

Between the flavorful meats, amazing hummus and always fresh ingredients - this has become our go-to place especially between April and Oct! This is when the back patio is open. Very few places in the area that offer such a cozy atmosphere under the sun...More

1  Thank Susan C
Reviewed 9 September 2016

We had a dinner made up of an assortment of appetizers and salads. The food was fresh, tasty (best Baba Ganouj I've ever had), and nicely presented. Portion sizes were adequate. Lots of vegetarian choices. Limited fish selections but a reasonable variety of meats. The...More

Thank aaron l
Reviewed 24 August 2016

I enjoyed eating at this Lebanese restaurant. Great items to choose from. Good to eat vegetarian every once in awhile. Not too bad of prices...the owner was there which was nice and he even had a hand in taking care of our whole dinner

Thank Richard C
Reviewed 20 August 2016

Authentic middle eastern food. Good prices. The ambiance was a bit better before they got a liquor license but the food hasn't changed. Now it's a bit more commercial. Definitely worth a visit if you're in the neighborhood.

Thank brynspot
Reviewed 21 July 2016 via mobile

Visited this restaurant with two of my colleagues and I have to say it reminded me of being on vacation in Turkey. The restaurant is Libyan as it states but middle eastern cuisine is very similar. Real good restaurant to visit if you are away...More

Thank Chriskjfk
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 02:00
Monday
11:00 - 02:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 02:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 02:00
Thursday
11:00 - 02:00
Friday
11:00 - 02:00
Saturday
11:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 45 Easton Ave, New Brunswick, NJ 08901-1830
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  New Brunswick
  • Phone Number: +1 732-246-8792
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