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Boston Shawarma

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315 Huntington Ave, Boston, MA 02115-4444
+1 617-670-0460
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10:00 - 23:00
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Long Valley, NJ
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67 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Place is a couple minutes walk from campus. It is a small place with about 7 no frills tables, very casual. My daughter and I both got the lamb shawarma sandwich which was a sizeable meal and with a can of soda is a great value for the price and quality. Service was quicker than what you get at chain... More 

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Thank SteveCap
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208 reviews
117 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 December 2016 via mobile

Cheap and cheerful, but food very nice. Although it looks awful it is very tasty... need to close your eyes!!

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Thank georgesidney
Florida
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60 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 November 2016

Stopped by here after touring Northeastern and it was so yummy. This is not a fancy place at all but the food was fresh and delicious and the portions were enormous. The sandwiches in pita bread were delicious and the baba ghanoush was excellent. This place is a college kids dream for a hearty and healthy meal for a reasonable... More 

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Thank NYgirltrappedinFL
Fort Plain, New York
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14 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 November 2016

Authentic, fresh food. You get a lot of food that is incredibly good. Great local find. I appreciated the cleanliness of the restaurant as well. I will go back when I am in town!

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Thank shellymichelle2015
Bangor, Maine, United States
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26 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 July 2016

I stopped in between classes while at Northeastern. Great quick meal! Very filling and the soda was free with the purchase of a meal. The food was fresh, and very enjoyable. If in the NEU area, definitely worth a visit!

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Thank Alton B
Haddam, Connecticut
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74 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 June 2016

On our first visit, last month, my husband and I did not realize they offer dinners, and we ordered our food in pita bread sandwiches. I am NOT a sandwich fan, so when, as we were leaving, we noticed the "dinner" menu, we made a note to come back - which, yesterday, we did. I ordered a shawarma dinner with... More 

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Thank Hick_from_CT
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336 reviews
259 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 79 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 June 2016 via mobile

The meats and chicken are halal. Sandwiches are huge. The children shawarma was pretty good. Friendly staff. My complaint would be is that when you bite the sandwich, the toppings are to one side from the chicken. So there were rarely any bites that had everything. It was either a bite of chicken or toppings. I guess it needs better... More 

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Thank Evilmisspolite
New Delhi, India
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181 reviews
99 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 June 2016 via mobile

Clean place Fast service Quite and convenient Good for a quick grab Good portions Okay for vegetarians too Not that great for large groups!

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Thank Shalu2127
Mankato, Minnesota, United States
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41 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 May 2016 via mobile

Food is fantastic, I split the shawarma dinner with lamb which came with tahini, rice, and two kinds of hummus. Generous portions, quick and friendly staff.

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Thank CEK11_12
Toronto, Canada
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114 reviews
91 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 76 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 April 2016

what an absolute great find. everything here is good. especially their shawarman, kofta and kabobs. also try their many different types of baklava. soda comes free with an entree. super place to grab a bite!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    2.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$8
Cuisine
Lebanese, Fast food, Mediterranean, Middle Eastern, Halal
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 23:00
Monday
10:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
10:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
10:00 - 23:00
Thursday
10:00 - 23:00
Friday
10:00 - 23:00
Saturday
10:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 315 Huntington Ave, Boston, MA 02115-4444
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Boston>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 617-670-0460

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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?

Staying in Downtown

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Downtown
The largest area of the city, Downtown is rich with historical and iconic sites in Boston. Stroll through one of Boston’s most famous green spaces, the Boston Public Gardens, check out and make way for duckling statues, picnic under a beautiful tree overlooking the pond, and walk over the iconic footbridge where, during summer time, you will catch a swan boat toting children and eager tourists through the pond. Have your camera ready to capture its peaceful beauty in the middle of a bustling city. Continue on through the Gardens and take in some open green space at the Boston Common, where you can spend time throwing a frisbee, sitting on a park bench, or, in the winter time, skating on the frog pond. Head north from the end of the Common to see the golden dome of the State House, and travel through government center to Quincy Market and Faneuil Hall, both a historic and popular destination worth a quick visit for a first time to Boston. Head to Long Wharf to visit the Aquarium, or catch a boat to Charlestown or even Cape Cod.
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