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803 1 St SW, Calgary, Alberta T2P 7N2, Canada
+1 403-269-5464
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Mon - Fri 9:00 am - 8:00 pm
Sat 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Tel Aviv, Israel
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 29, 2013

We found this restaurant near our hotel in downtown Calgary while looking for a quick late afternoon snack. We shared a falafel plate. The food was tasty and seemed fresh. The restaurant was clean and the price was very reasonable. If you like middle eastern food, this is a good choice

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Thank Alvinf
Calgary, Canada
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379 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 243 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 18, 2013

have eaten here a couple of times and today was pretty damn good, veggies fresh, donair meat tasty and nicely spiced and really nice surroundings for a schwarma place - one of Calgary's best I'd say Rob

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Thank OmanRob
Calgary, Canada
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152 reviews
109 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 80 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 16, 2013

These guys are a bit far from my office so I don't get over often but when I do, it is great. Super staff and fresh ingredients always. The shawarma is very good. I usually get a complementary baklava which is nice as well. Around $9 and I am always very full, great place.

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Calgary, Canada
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69 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 9, 2013

Tight spot, does not have much character. Limited menu, like most falafel Joints in town. I would not make a special trip to come here.

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Thank Ed H
New York City, New York
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42 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 19, 2012

It looks a little dicey from the outside but inside they're serving up really good, fresh falafels. I also bought the Tabouleh side salad that was terrific.

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1 Thank James J
Alberta
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40 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 18, 2012 via mobile

Great food. Large portions. Nice atmosphere. Super owner. You gotta go!

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Thank McEdd
Calgary
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74 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 19, 2012

Just LOVE the food here - especially the falafel. This nutty thing wants me to say more but surely this sums it up?

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Thank TaoMan49
Culver City, California
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 3, 2009

Great falafel and shwarma! Friendly, attentive staff.

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Thank D B
Calgary, Canada
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50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 2, 2009

good garlicky shawrma

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 4, 2008

Good quality and very generous portions.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$7 - $15
Cuisine
Fast Food, Middle Eastern, Lebanese, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Halal
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating
Good for
Dining on a budget
Open Hours
Monday
9:00 am - 8:00 pm
Tuesday
9:00 am - 8:00 pm
Wednesday
9:00 am - 8:00 pm
Thursday
9:00 am - 8:00 pm
Friday
9:00 am - 8:00 pm
Saturday
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 803 1 St SW, Calgary, Alberta T2P 7N2, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Alberta  >  Calgary>  > Downtown
  • Neighborhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 403-269-5464

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?