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1156 Denman Street, Vancouver, British Columbia V6G2M9, Canada (Downtown)
604-568-7010
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Ranked #487 of 2,876 Restaurants in Vancouver
Price range: $5 - $10
Cuisines: Lebanese
Neighborhood: Downtown
Dining options: Late Night
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Dining options: Late Night
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English first
Saint Albert, Alberta, Canada
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87 reviews 87 reviews
68 restaurant reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2014

Stopped in for late nite takeout while walking back to the hotel. Very tasty chicken plate. Lots of sides. Could use real garlic sauce instead of tzatziki. Very decent portions and very filling.

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Bournemouth
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2014

Nothing fancy about this place. But what you get is a super stuffed wrap full of chicken and a variety of other fillings. Tasty wrap which oozes with flavour and juice. Always visit when in town.

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19 reviews 19 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014

Shwarma is what they do. The chicken is fabulous. The wraps are well stuffed . 3 small tables outside to watch the world go by or take your bounty down to English Bay. Excellent value.

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Vancouver, Canada
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014

Babylon Cafe on Denman are sexist, possibly racist, and overcharging scammers and I will never eat there again. They skipped over me in line to take the order of the guy behind me. When I told the guy working there that I hadn't ordered, he insisted I was with the guy in front of me, who I wasn't. When I... More 

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Edmonton, Canada
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2014

We were staying in a hotel around the corner and had been walking by Babylon for 2 days and commenting on how delicious it smelled. The opportunity to visit finally came late on a Tuesday night - they were out of lamb, so we both ordered chicken. The service, quality and value were remarkable. We ate our Chicken Schwarma Plates... More 

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Victoria, Canada
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10 reviews 10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

If you like chicken schwarma wraps this little place is fabulous ~ very generous size wrap stuffed with fresh and delicious fillings/veggies and sauces of your choice (aioli mayo, tahini sauce, hot sauce, tziziki, hummus) and the chicken is excellent. All the staff are always very cheerful and provide the best service!

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Vancouver, Canada
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26 reviews 26 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2014

This is definitely one Vancouver's hidden gems, one of our favourite places to eat - though we usually go to the Nelson St location as it's closer to our house. Great value for the amount of food you get. Everything we ever had has been delicious and the staff have always been very nice. I usually have the falafel and... More 

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Alberta, Canada
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249 reviews 249 reviews
122 restaurant reviews
229 helpful votes 229 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2013

We enjoyed our shwarma lunch plates at the Howe Street location. The food and service were both wonderful. It was just off Howe Street and was easy to find. We would eat here again!

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Vancouver, Canada
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93 reviews 93 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
72 helpful votes 72 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2013

The entire concept of shawarma was new to us when we moved to Vancouver, but we fell in love with it immediately. We visited Babylon based on online reviews, and we were hooked on our first visit. Over the summer, we took 3 sets of visitors to Babylon to pick up picnic dinners that we brought over to English Bay.... More 

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Regina, Canada
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41 reviews 41 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
60 helpful votes 60 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2013

WOW what can I say but MMMMM!! yes this place rocks, it has huge portionsbut i have a huge appetite, so that worked for me :) the food was delicious and with the large potions we were able to have our kids split a dish and it would fill them up. I highly recommend trying this place and you will... More 

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Address: 1156 Denman Street, Vancouver, British Columbia V6G2M9, Canada
Phone Number: 604-568-7010
Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver>  > Downtown
Average Prices: USD 5 - 10
Cuisine: Lebanese

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