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Shawarma Castle

178 Rideau St, Ottawa, Ontario K1N 5X6, Canada
+1 613-789-0009
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good30%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“sandwich” (4 reviews)
“garlic sauce” (8 reviews)
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Lebanese, Fast Food, Middle Eastern, Mediterranean, Halal, Vegetarian Friendly
178 Rideau St, Ottawa, Ontario K1N 5X6, Canada
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Reviewed August 7, 2017 via mobile

You definitely will not go hungry here. The portions are huge and the service friendly. Donair, chicken Shwarma, Lofts and Falafel are all available here.

Thank Birdwatcher_jpm
Reviewed August 6, 2017 via mobile

I love this place. The owner and his wife are so friendly, and the food is fantastic. You can't go wrong eating at Castle Shawarma.

Thank Kelly M
Reviewed July 26, 2017

We went to Shawarma Castle twice during our visit to Ottawa and were happy both times. The first time we got a falafel pita sandwich with a side of hummus. The hummus was creamy and delicious and the falafel pita was divine with a wonderful...More

Thank Rebecca M
Reviewed June 25, 2017

I had the chicken Shawarma sandwich and it was amazing. The chicken was very tasty and the meat to bread to other stuff ratio was just right. It was a wonderful value for the cost. I just wish I could have taken this place home...More

1  Thank SusanDFW
Reviewed May 23, 2017

This is the perfect place for shawarma lovers. A super-friendly little family-run shop, it has a few seats where you can perch to eat, or you can take out. The secret is in their super-fresh vegetable ingredients and their amazing sauces and spreads, which you...More

Thank OntarioPacked2Go
Reviewed March 23, 2017 via mobile

A classic, honest, small business. A true mom & pop operation. They take pride in their service, in their food and preparation. Today they were short staffed and we all had to wait. Apologies were given but not required. Well worth the wait! Chicken shawarma...More

Thank Trois_Vespa
Reviewed March 14, 2017 via mobile

Accommodating staff. Generous servings. Really flavourful food. It is pretty tight in there however... take out is recommended. Yum!

Thank dagsix
Reviewed February 26, 2017 via mobile

I've tried so many Shawarma sandwiches in town and this is the only place that has the PERFECT spicy garlic recipe. Very tasty and delicious Shawarma with Fresh ingredients. A popular Shawarma spot right in the middle of downtown for a quick bite on the...More

Thank Moe_Abadla
Reviewed January 15, 2017 via mobile

My mum and I were very tired on our last night in Ottawa so we wanted to grab something easy for dinner. This was my favourite meal I ate in town. The falafel was great, the sauces were amazing and the chillies and hot sauce......More

Thank Anna K
Reviewed October 10, 2016 via mobile

Out of all Shawarma places in the area, this is the place to stop and eat the best Lebanon food in Ottawa. The food is outstanding and the owner was very nice . In the By Ward Market area, walking distance from Parliament and other...More

Thank Cedric P
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 1:00 AM
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 3:00 AM
12:00 PM - 3:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 178 Rideau St, Ottawa, Ontario K1N 5X6, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Ottawa
  • Phone Number: +1 613-789-0009
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