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Shawarma Express

119 Slater St, Ottawa, Ontario K1P 5H2, Canada
+1 613-232-0606
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Overview
  • Excellent73%
  • Very good11%
  • Average5%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“falafel” (4 reviews)
“beef” (2 reviews)
“potatoes” (2 reviews)
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CUISINES
Lebanese, Fast food, Mediterranean, Middle Eastern, Halal
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LOCATION
119 Slater St, Ottawa, Ontario K1P 5H2, Canada
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1 - 10 of 17 reviews

Reviewed 14 February 2018

This is a delicious little shawarma shop in downtown Ottawa. Large portions, open for lunch, good prices, and a LARGE VEGAN MENU (although their meats look well seasoned). The salads and pickles are not interspersed with cheese, yoghurt, eggs, etc., only veggies. Allergy and ingredient...More

Thank Judi K
Reviewed 15 November 2017

I arrived in Ottawa rather late, and Shawarma Express was near my hotel and open until 10pm. I chose the beef shawarma place, and man oh man was there a lot of delicious food: marinate beef, garlic potatoes, steamed rice, fattoush salad, tabbouli, hummus, pickles,...More

Thank Scott R
Reviewed 28 October 2017

Stopped here for lunch and had one of the best Shawarma's ever. I ordered a large and it was filling. They have all the regular toppings and sides. Its not fine dining but tasted so fine to me. Would highly recommend and the price was...More

Thank Ken C
Reviewed 27 October 2017

I accidentally stumbled upon this place while I was staying at a downtown hotel. Wow! The food was great, the prices were very good and the staff was very helpful in helping me decide what I may enjoy, (as I was unfamiliar with most items...More

Thank Tom F
Reviewed 29 September 2017

I come here on a regular, the portions are great and the taste is amazing. The place itself is not the nicest looking inside, but still has enough seating during lunch time. Best shawarma in the area for sure.

Thank FDF40
Reviewed 3 July 2017

I really enjoyed the food here. It was cheap and I got full with what I ordered. I must have been when it was not too busy. They even hand out some samples for some potatoes.

Thank oxlahun
Reviewed 11 June 2017

Fantastic, fresh and huge portions! We just loved the takeout service and prompt service. So much food for a great price. You will have leftovers and you will be so full!

Thank 601Amira
Reviewed 20 January 2017

We ordered from here to our hotel down the street. It was great Lebanese food and I would highly recommend it.

Thank Gord V
Reviewed 2 July 2016 via mobile

The service was pleasant, and the regular shawarma, tabouli, baklava was superb. Best food I had all week while visiting the area! Would HIGHLY RECOMMEND.

Thank karenthenewfie
Reviewed 2 July 2016 via mobile

Fresh ingredients. Friendly staff. Had the swarma and tabouli. Prices were very reasonable. Swarma had plenty of spicy chicken. Loved it. Will be sure to return when we go back to Ottawa.

Thank jkturner11
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$5 - US$10
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Highchairs Available, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Delivery, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Monday
10:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday
10:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
10:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
10:30 AM - 12:00 AM
Friday
10:30 AM - 12:00 AM
Saturday
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 119 Slater St, Ottawa, Ontario K1P 5H2, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Ottawa
  • Phone Number: +1 613-232-0606
Description
We are a family owned and run Lebanese restaurant specializing in shawarma sandwiches and dishes. A collection of home recipes bonding three generations of family over food is what started it all!
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