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Taste Of Egypt


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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2019 Winner

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Taste Of Egypt is a family dining specialized in Mediterranean cuisine. We also have some North American, Thai and fusion Indian options on the menu. The name 'Taste Of Egypt' does not only refer to the flavor of the food but also the decor, music and the complete cultural experience. We take pride in serving our customers fresh and local food everyday. Our food is all made from scratch using fresh local products. From our hummus, burgers, stir fry's, kebabs and our fabulous garlic sauce, Chef Ehab serves only the best to our guests. We have a fabulous menu that has something for everyone. We offer foods for vegetarians, vegans, dairy free and anyone looking for gluten friendly options. We also
$9 - $21
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Halal, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner
Canadian, Mediterranean
Takeout, Buffet, Seating, Parking Available, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Digital Payments, Table Service, Delivery, Accepts Credit Cards
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our first time here. I went with the Tandoori Chicken Kebob and Constant Companion chose the Shrimp Kebob. We both had Greek potatoes on the side. Wonderful! The check was sooo tender! We very much enjoyed the Egyptian music and were relieved that there was...More

Date of visit: October 2019
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Reviewed August 26, 2019

As soon as we walked in we were greeted with a huge smile. We commented that the menu was different. But Mohammed was quick to tell us the new changes. I visit from Alberta and ALWAYS come here! I’m vegan and they have tons of...More

Date of visit: August 2019
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Reviewed August 19, 2019

I went here for my anniversary and the service was beyond expectations. We loved the Key of Life and Baba Ganoush. 100% recommend and will be back in the future!

Date of visit: October 2018
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Reviewed July 21, 2019 via mobile

This was average for the type of food they are trying to serve. We were hoping for a really tàsty Mediterranean food evening. Flavors were rather bland. What the food lacked in pizzazz the waiter made up for with his enthusiasm!

Date of visit: July 2019
Thank pigcoon
Reviewed June 30, 2019

My boyfriend and I came here for supper and got the Key of Life and the Mixed Kebab, we also got an appetizer but I cant remember the name, it was beef kofta between two pitas and grilled. All of the food was incredible and...More

Date of visit: June 2019
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Reviewed June 24, 2019 via mobile

My wife and I needed to grab some supper to go. Seeing as it was only 5:15, the place was quiet so the service was fast (as well as friendly). (5/5) We had the vegetarian appetizer platter (also Vegan). I can't reccomend it highly enough!...More

Date of visit: June 2019
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Reviewed June 16, 2019

We tried this place for dinner based on all the good reviews and were very disappointed. The food was sub-standard and on par with a bad cafeteria. I ordered a Chicken Shawarma and a King Tut Smoothy, my wife had a Chicken Shish Taouk. Our...More

Date of visit: June 2019
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Reviewed June 14, 2019 via mobile

Dropped in today for a quick lunch. The buffet was excellent. Superb beef mossauka plus chicken curry. Falalfal and Greek salad. Baklava and pudding for dessert. Plus lots of other choices. So good.

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank vonja
Reviewed June 10, 2019

We went for lunch there, not bad at all. the food was good, fast service...Next time I want to try some of the other food items, although I'm not sure why they put Indian, Lebanese, Greek, and other food items on a menu that says...More

Date of visit: June 2019
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PaulaRadwan, Owner at Taste Of Egypt, responded to this reviewResponded June 13, 2019

I am so glad that you enjoyed your time in the restaurant. We appreciate your business! Actually Egyptian, Lebanese and Greek have many similarities. For example souvlaki as the Greeks call it is the same as Shish tawouk in parts of the Middle East and...More

Reviewed June 1, 2019

Just love this restaurant. Both food and service is excellent. The presentation of the food is also very well done. This place deserves a 5. It would be nice if they served liquor as I enjoy a glass of wine with dinner. Also, very reasonably...More

Date of visit: September 2018
PaulaRadwan, Owner at Taste Of Egypt, responded to this reviewResponded June 13, 2019

Thank you for writing this review. We really appreciate your feedback and I am so glad that you enjoyed your time with us. We hope to have you in again soon. Cheers!

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April 9, 2018|
Response from EhabB_12 | Property representative |
We only have our lunch buffet on Thursday and Fridays from 11:30am-2:30pm. We are not open at this time for lunch on Mondays (only open from 4pm-10pm) but we are revisiting this as our restaurant is getting much busier... More
August 2, 2017|
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Response from EhabB_12 | Property representative |
Alhumdullah we do use halal foods. The meat is hand slaughtered.
November 1, 2016|
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Response from EhabB_12 | Property representative |
Joel is correct that it does change a bit from week to week but there are a few items that usually remain the same: lentil soup, hummus, greek salad, rice, mousaka, chicken legs and baklava. The other items are changed up... More
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