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2 Connector Rd, Westborough, MA 01581
(508) 366-2455
Today
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
  • 5
    Average
  • 1
    Poor
  • 2
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 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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Newton, Massachusetts
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82 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 62 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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38 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
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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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
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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3 reviews
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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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8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
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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336 reviews
212 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 144 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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Boston, Massachusetts
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555 restaurant reviews
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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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Franklin, Tennessee
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2014

Went to dinner here with colleagues and was looking forward to it because of being moved out of area for the last three years. The food is still good but doesn't seem as on point.Hummus was not as tasty and the lamb was just ok.

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Beacon Falls, Connecticut
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2014

El Basha is a great place to stop for lunch - personal or business - as it is located in a strip mall very close to the Westborough Corporate Park. The hummus was delicious as were all of the meals our table got. The salads are awesome and very plentiful. Service was attentive and quick enough if you are visiting... More 

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Additional Information about El-Basha

Address: 2 Connector Rd, Westborough, MA 01581
Phone Number: (508) 366-2455
Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Westborough
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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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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