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2 Connector Rd, Westborough, MA 01581
(508) 366-2455
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11:30 am - 3:00 pm
4:30 pm - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Mon - Sat 11:30 am - 3:00 pm
4:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations

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  • 14
    Excellent
  • 31
    Very good
  • 6
    Average
  • 2
    Poor
  • 2
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Pretty Good Choice in Westborough

There aren't a lot of options for Middle Eastern food in the western suburbs. This one, principally Lebanese, turned out some respectable dishes at reasonable prices. Hummus was excellent and the falafel were above average, but the grape leaves were mediocre at best. Still you can get a decent meal... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 17, 2015
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Newton, Massachusetts
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Boston, Massachusetts
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23 reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2015 NEW credit card Amex Card Member Review

The food at El Basha Westborough is decent for traditional middle eastern fare. The portions are on the skimpy side for the prices charged. Eli, the owner, is not genuine; he seems to be going through the motions to be friendly with customers, but overall he's only interested in making money. When there is a problem with an order, he... More 

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15 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2015

Great sampling of foods. A little pricey, not too spicy. Not a quick lunch spot. Take your time and enjoy.

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Newton, Massachusetts
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2015

There aren't a lot of options for Middle Eastern food in the western suburbs. This one, principally Lebanese, turned out some respectable dishes at reasonable prices. Hummus was excellent and the falafel were above average, but the grape leaves were mediocre at best. Still you can get a decent meal at a reasonable price. Note El-Basha has no liquor license,... More 

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Shrewsbury, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015

El-Basha is the best Middle Eastern Restaurant in Central Massachusetts, from the Appetizers, to the Salads to the Entrees everything exceeded expectations. I would strongly recommend the Baked Kibbee some of the best I've ever had.

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Wells, Maine
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2014

el Basha is a very good middle eastern restaurant. the food was very good, kibbe, humus, Kafta Mishwee etc. The wait for a table was long considering we had a reservation. Unless you site in the corner booth by the window the place is very noisy and the level of din can be distracting. The service was good but they... More 

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Jeddah, Saudi Arabia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014

Quite a busy place on a Friday night. Liked their special stuffed cabbage ( for appetizer) and both the chicken Kebab and the beef kefta ( main course). Both are served with rice and grilled vegetables. The yoghurt and cucumber salad we great too. Appetizers were served swiftly but the main course took sometime. I would love to try the... More 

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2014

Enjoyed trying and tasting the dishes at El-Basha. Service was good. We enjoyed dining here and would recommend it!

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Framingham, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

This is an authentic Lebanese spot. The kibbe, and falafel are delicious and the Lebanese sausage is great. BYOB makes I easy on wallet as well.

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Boston, Massachusetts
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335 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 141 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2014

I'm not much of a judge for middle Eastern food, but I've enjoyed it the few times I've eaten here. And others I've been with say it's pretty good as well.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2014

Simple storefront atmosphere... not much more than tables and chairs, but the many windows make it fine. Our friendly waiter (young man) was a pleasure and explained a number of dishes and made some good recommendations. The portions are very large and everything is super fresh, esp. the salads. We enjoyed the Falafel, Fatouch and Chicken Port Saiid. All very... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 2 Connector Rd, Westborough, MA 01581
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Westborough
  • Phone Number: (508) 366-2455
Open Hours
Monday
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
4:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
4:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
4:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
4:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
4:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
4:30 pm - 10:00 pm

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?