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1385 Baseline Rd Unit 4, Ottawa, Ontario K2C 3G1, Canada
+1 613-723-1500
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11:00 - 23:00
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Hours:
Sun 12:00 - 22:00
Mon - Wed 11:00 - 22:00
Thu - Sat 11:00 - 23:00
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Brampton
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13 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 May 2016

We make a point of having at least one meal at Zaki Broast whenever in Ottawa. Their service and quality are consistently good. If you're looking for Halal food, shawarma places are not the only option.

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Thank Asif H
Ottawa, Canada
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50 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 February 2016

We end up here for lunch about once a week. The food is awesome. My favourites are the chicken pieces and the steak sandwich. Everything is cooked fresh so there can be a wait at times. Call ahead even for eat if you are I a rush. Pro Tip: Mix the garlic and the hot sauce

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Thank OttawaDPG
Ottawa, Canada
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 February 2016

We were looking to have some pho but none were open so came upon this new location. The place is spotless and offers a menu of grilled and strip chicken and beef with rice and salad or in wraps. The service was a tad slow but well worth the wait. Delicious long grain rice perfumed with cumin, chicken perfectly grilled,... More 

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Thank Miasjoie
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38 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 October 2015

If you love kababs and friend chicken, this is your place to go in West-Ottawa! The best part is that it is Halal. I love their shami kabab plates that come with rice and a sale. I usually go here with my husband and we often share a plate since the servings are generous. The service could be quicker but... More 

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Thank Khairoon A
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 June 2015 via mobile

Love KFC, but can't have it bc its not halal?..then go to Zaki. I'm a picky eater so I should know..good Broast chicken (sometimes overcooked), but better burgers...and Philly steak sandwich is prob the best. They have Tuesday and Wednesday specials ands well...overall good. The owners re very nice, but the staff is sometimes indifferent.

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Thank Zahid A
Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
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62 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 May 2015 via mobile

I ordered take out of one tandoori skewer ($8) and a side order of basmati rice. ($3) Flavour of chicken was good with nice seasoning, but I felt a bit ridiculous opening my takeout box to reveal 7 little cubes of chicken. It was good, but I wouldn't order it again. The service was a bit funny. Cashier seemed flustered... More 

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1 Thank Elena A
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23 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 April 2015 via mobile

The steak sandwich is where its at. The chicken was a little small but still much better than KFC . Service was a little slow but extremely friendly. The steak sandwich portion is enormous.

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Thank Ashley L
Ottawa, Canada
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 March 2015

The steak sandwich with fries and garlic fries hits the spot for me. And the best part is that it's halal. It's reasonably priced food in a fast food environment. The delivery service is lame. I've had two experiences and neither great....both times driver delivered food an hour and a half later! I would also order broast chicken. Avoid the... More 

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Thank sajjad365
Ottawa
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35 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 October 2014

I have been to Zaki's a few times. I won't go back. No service, dirty tables, lousy chicken, brutal "sauces", bland rices and terrible fries. How do places like this survive? What have our standards become? My most recent visit was a home delivery. I ordered 12 pieces of fried chicken. That's what they specialize in so that's what I... More 

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Gatineau, Canada
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3 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 June 2014

The Steak Sandwich is by far my (only) favorite ! Tastes great and good price especially when you combo it with fries and a drink. Didn't like the chicken or the rice/tikka/shami. Always stick to the steak sandwich !

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Canadian, American, Fast food, International, Barbecue, Asian, Middle Eastern, Halal
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 22:00
Monday
11:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 23:00
Friday
11:00 - 23:00
Saturday
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1385 Baseline Rd Unit 4, Ottawa, Ontario K2C 3G1, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Ottawa
  • Phone Number: +1 613-723-1500

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