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Casablanca Bar and Grill

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500 W 1st St, Claremont, CA 91711-4663 (Indian Hill Rd.)
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
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Sun - Thu 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 1:00 am
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Santa Barbara, California
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82 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2016

Very tasty and flavorful middle eastern food. Garlic paste, baba ghanoush for apps great way to start the meal. I had the lamb chops which were so tender and had so much flavor, good eats. My daughter had the beef shawarma, can't go wrong with shawarma. Very good and very happy with her meal. Her friend had the tabouleh and... More 

Thank RandyCP
Los Angeles
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65 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2016

Enter through the main door and you will be greeted by 4 (maybe 5) of the dirtiest cloth-covered upholstered chairs that you can imagine. I'm talking "no way am I going to sit on one of those" dirty. Goodwill would refuse to take them. Our first instinct was to turn around and leave, but friends had told us that the... More 

Thank CalifJ0e
Pasadena, California
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101 reviews
80 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2016

Was here for lunch. The food was expensive ($13 for one skewer of chicken), $7 for a side of humus. I was very disappointed in the food-- the humus was absolutely tasteless. I had the eggplant salad which was drowned in an oil and vinegar dressing and a few tiny bits of burnt eggplant. It was terrible. Never go here... More 

Thank WendyS58
Claremont, California
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78 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2016

when willing to spend extra for fantastic middle eastern cuisine, this is the place - lovely atmosphere, fine wine, attentive service. fabulous fattoush!

Thank JulieStoneybrook
Glendora, California
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129 reviews
70 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2016

We visited on a Friday night, no wait! Couldn't decide what to order so we chose an assortment of hot and cold appetizers. We enjoyed everything except the lamb on the hummus was a little tough and the spinach pastries which we wanted weren't available. There is a lot of seating outside on the patio. Very relaxed atmosphere, but the... More 

Thank debrick79
Claremont, California, United States
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22 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2016 via mobile

Beautiful restaurant with impressive outdoor seating on a wrap-around patio as well as comfortable indoor tables. My favorite entree is lamb chops. My husband thinks their Hummus is the best ever. Their fattoush is especially scrumptious. I love going there with a group and ordering the grand meza, a generously portioned assortment of hot and cold appetizers. They also have... More 

Thank Sheila J
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15 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2016

Have been to this place few times and waited to give review to provide benefit of doubt. Each time i noticed that while others nearby small and large places are filled with people waiting outside, this is barely half full. The waiters are simply arrogant, they act as if they dont want you to be there. Last time simply wanted... More 

Thank Prash_CA
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119 reviews
87 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2015

We went in with some friends for dinner. The evening started with the hummus and garlic spread. Our dinners were the lamb, shrimp and the Greek salad. Everyone was very happy with their meal. The staff was feindly and helpful. Nice atmosphere.

Thank Tracey S
Rancho Cucamonga, California
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256 reviews
170 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 75 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2015

My wife and I ate here for the first time the other night. We are not experts by any means with Mediterranean Food and we found our server to be very helpful with suggestions and ideas. The food was very good and as I had the Duet Kabob meal so I could try 2 types of Kabob's which I ordered... More 

Thank radman143
San Fernando Valley, CA
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27 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2015

The wait staff are lovely. They constantly check up on you, fill your water/iced tea glass and generally make you feel very welcome. There are large TV screens showing sports and old time TV shows. The Dukes of Hazzard were on when we visited! Sadly, the downside is the food. We've been there twice and on both occasions the food... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
    3.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
Mediterranean, Middle Eastern
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations, Television, Serves Alcohol
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 1:00 am
11:00 am - 1:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 500 W 1st St, Claremont, CA 91711-4663
    (Indian Hill Rd.)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Claremont
  • Phone Number: 909-626-5200
Casablanca offers traditional authentic Lebanese cuisine on the west side of Claremont in the historical packing house building. This will be a dining experience that you will remember. Whether you choose to dine in our romantic dining room or out on our spacious garden patio, you will enjoy a truly authentic experience. Our freshly prepared specialties are exotic, healthful and full of flavor. Our menu spans from our homemade Hummus & mouth watering Lamb Shank to our Chef’s Special Scampi & our Tender Kabab’s. No matter what you choose you cannot go wrong. On the Patio you can also enjoy some of our uniquely flavored hookah while watching one of the best belly dancers in the area. Casablanca strives to provide the warm hospitality and happy ambiance of the culture, so we invite you to dine with us and enjoy the cuisine, the ambiance, our culture and life!

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