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The Garlic King


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Lebanese, Fast Food, Middle Eastern, Mediterranean
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Lunch, Dinner
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Reviewed February 12, 2019 via mobile

Tasty and juicy chicken with fresh garnishes. Good place to go for a quick bite. Place could accommodate a very large group but have never been there when there was a large group.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank old_mountie
Reviewed January 4, 2019 via mobile

This is one of the best places for gluten free. As a celiac I feel 100% comfortable eating here. They take cross contamination seriously and have separate prep areas. The food is amazing and never disappoints!!

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Samantha R
Reviewed December 11, 2018

Garlic King is an excellent option for those who have wheat or gluten issues. They have a section off to the side for GF prep. Their schwarmas are delicious (ask for extra garlic sauce). You won’t be disappointed!

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Karonasia
Reviewed September 18, 2018 via mobile

Ever since I've been going to eat at shawarma king, I've never been disappointed the food was impeccable and the service was outstanding! I'm very impressed by the clean environment that this shawarma place provides it's customers with. I definitely recommend this place!

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Mehana K
Reviewed August 14, 2018 via mobile

Amazing gluten free options and recognized by the canadian celiac association. Definitely visiting more often.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Patricia N
Reviewed August 5, 2018

Really great food, at a reasonable price. However, the real reason to keep coming back is the staff. The Garlic King himself still comes by and greets customers and I like how the cashiers make jokes. I remember him at his old location and am...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Rob W
Reviewed June 18, 2018

It's a fun place. Lots of energy in the staff. Food comes pretty quick so if you're starving it's a great place to go because the food doesn't take too long to meet it's final destination...your tummy! Personally, not a big fan of garlic (can't...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank Juliet R
Reviewed May 28, 2018 via mobile

The family platter is amazing. For a reasonable price, you get more than enough food for a family of 4 plus leftovers. They have a variety of salads and sides for a delicious meal. The customer service is excellent- Dave and Adele are always super...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Reviewed May 18, 2018

They are very welcoming, like to talk and make you laugh. The food is very tasty, with lots of choice. And the prices are slightly better then other places.

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank D M
Reviewed April 1, 2018

I love garlic and I love shawarmas so I had to try this restaurant out when I was in Ottawa. Having tried at least 5 other shawarma restaurants in Ottawa, I have to say I was a bit disappointed in Garlic King. The taste of...More

Date of visit: July 2017
Thank d0ugw0ng
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