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English first
Burns Lake, Canada
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25 reviews 25 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2014

This was our first time eating Lebanese food and we loved it. The spicy shrimp appy was delicious! We also ordered the "la shish", "shish kabob" and "vegetarian". Highlights were the shrimp (of course), garlic potatoes, beef rice, chicken, beef, lamb, and garlic spread. If you meal doesn't come with garlic spread, ask for a side of it - you... More 

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12 reviews 12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2014

My husband and I went for a late lunch and the place was empty. I ordered lentil soup and at the waitresses suggestion he ordered the shish combo. The soup was hot and the flavours were delicious. We shared the combo, it is quite large, and the chicken and beef were cooked perfectly tender and juicy. The waitress was friendly,... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

We have been coming here at least 2-3 times per month and always happy with service and food. Only time I wasn't overly satisfied was last week when we came with a friend from Toronto and I was boasting about how good this place was and the chicken was dry. :( it was around 6 pm and they might have... More 

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Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2013

Fresh and tasty. The shish combo has three kababs - one beef, one chicken and one lamb (ground and formed). Made fresh, they are a whole lot of good food, with the two types of rice, garlic sauce, and hummus and pita. My husband and I can make a meal of one plate - and enough left over for lunch... More 

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Edmonton, Alberta
Top Contributor
84 reviews 84 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
70 helpful votes 70 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2013

After an evening of shopping in Mayfield Common, a friend and I decided to stop in for a bite. We shared the spicy shrimp appetizer, which was plentiful (approximately 8) and phenomenal tasting (sauce you could drink)!! I went on to have the chicken shish kabob and the flavor of the various spices on the meat and in the rice... More 

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2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2012

My Lebanese friend suggested this place to me and I can tell you that the food was amazzzing! I absolutely loved the falafels and the grilled veggies. I gave them a four star because the food was great but the atmosphere was pretty low key for a weekend night. Definetly worth a shot!

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2012

The Falafal plate was dry, boring, cold, and tasteless and the waitress kept calling me "dear" which I abhor but I would not have complained had I not gotten the bill for $8 for a pot of ordinary tea for one. I walked out swearing I would never go back and I won't.

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Top Contributor
85 reviews 85 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2012

We dropped in late on a Saturday night as a first-time visit for a simple bite after a show. We left $100 later - what a rip off! When we asked for the bill, we got to know about the $10 cover charge and 15% fixed gratuity. It cost $32 before drinks, cover charge, and tips. The food was poor... More 

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Senior Contributor
22 reviews 22 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2012 via mobile

I'll drive 100 kms for my monthly fix of this place!!!! Every single time we go, the food is bang on traditional Lebanese!!!! You'll eat tons and not feel like crap afterwards , give it a try, you'll like it!!

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2 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2010

go to a real restaurant with real food ...... try any other place but this place. bad experience and service. jamal

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Address: 10106 118 Avenue, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
Phone Number: 780-428-1330
Location: Canada  >  Alberta  >  Edmonton
Average Prices: USD 10 - 15

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