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Chez Benny

5071 Queen-Mary Rd., Montreal, Quebec H3W 1X4, Canada (Cote-des-Neiges-Notre-Dame-de-Grace)
514-735-1836
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Ranked #1,210 of 4,418 restaurants in Montreal
Price range: $15 - $20
Cuisines: Kosher
Good for: Families with children
Neighborhood: Cote-des-Neiges-Notre-Dame-de-Grace
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Good for: Families with children
Neighborhood: Cote-des-Neiges-Notre-Dame-de-Grace
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  • English first
  • French first
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English first
Montreal, Canada
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2014

THE WORST CUSTOMER SERVICE EVER, I MEAN, EVER!!! So, I live across the street from Chez Benny. I went there a few times and started noticing how bad their customer service is. I went there 4 or 5 times before I just couldn't take it anymore. They treat their customers like they are doing them a favor by taking their... More

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NY
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12 reviews 12 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2013

Cafeteria style (order, pay, tray to table) so not really for celebrations but the food satisfies. A limited Chinese menu and more extensive MiddleEastern grill- so there's something for everyone. Parking is difficult, and the place is crowded and noisy on a Sunday evening, but it's quick none-the less.

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Santiago, Chile
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18 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2013

This is a great place. Not fancy at all, but a huge variety of dishes from israeli food, to chinese food and sushi. Good price for what you get, chinese dishes are very big and you can share. Shwarma is really tasty.

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Montreal, Canada
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11 reviews 11 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2013

A great stop if you like middle eastern food! My personal favorites are schnitzels and kefta, the plate is $15 or so and you get a fresh and hot pita with a lot of salads to go with your plate. Very good falafel as well and it's Kosher.

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Scottsdale, Arizona
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173 reviews 173 reviews
80 restaurant reviews
188 helpful votes 188 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2013

Nobody knew where to go when we went in, despite that the place was empty. The line looks like a buffet on the left, but the cash register was on the right. We finally got someones attention and found that you start at the cash register, where the screw up your order, as previously described. Then you take your own... More

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New York
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30 reviews 30 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2013

Looking for a place to find a post-funeral lunch for an eclectic group of friends, Chez Benny was the perfect answer! The salads were perfect; the schwarma, everything the customer next to me said it was - WOW!

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Toronto
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173 reviews 173 reviews
111 restaurant reviews
90 helpful votes 90 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2013 via mobile

Best shwarma in Montreal? If that's right, then the shwarma choices in Montreal are pretty bad. Pita was day-old hard, chewy and not heated or toasted, chicken is the only choice (anywhere else in the world they would have lamb and/or beef as well) and the toppings had no flavour - cheap ingredients. Chinese food was even worse - cooked... More

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Montreal, Canada
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2012

i ate there a few times already and i was served very nice and quite fast and every thing was delicious my favorite is the pepper steak beget

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Montreal, Canada
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41 restaurant reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2012

I have been going to Benny's for many many years since it was a small Shawarma shop on Queen Mary, in fact I saw Benny behind the counter just yesterday. Since then it has evolved into a much more robust experience. The food is great, tons of home made Middle Eastern salads to choose from as side dishes or as... More

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Quebec City, Canada
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26 reviews 26 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2012

The place is always busy so you know the food is cooked fresh very frequently. The mediteranean menu is great, best Shwarma in Mtl. The Chinese menu leaves a lot to be desired, all the items tasted the same and vere lacking in flavor. Also great is that they are open really late on Saturday nights so you can grab... More

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