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Tarek's Cafe

923 Robie St, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good22%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“falafel” (9 reviews)
“soup” (11 reviews)
“chicken” (7 reviews)
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Cafe, Middle Eastern, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly
923 Robie St, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
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Reviews (85)
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11 - 20 of 84 reviews

Reviewed 28 April 2017

WOW! What a delicious flavorful meal we had, and plenty of it. Cooked to perfection, everything we had tasted wonderful. We ordered the peppercorn chicken and a chicken kebab with a selection of sides. The guys doing the cooking knew the dishes and could answer...More

1  Thank Jennifer L
Reviewed 23 March 2017

This is a small, unpretentious, casual restaurant. Everyone gets a free sample of the soup of the day when they come in, from the friendly staff. Eat in or take out. I had an exceptionally good falafel, tangy and garlicky, just the way I like...More

1  Thank Currymac
Reviewed 27 February 2017

Tarek's is one of our favorite food joints. Incredibly fresh, delicious foods and smoothies. They have meat and veggie choices, salads, pitas and full meals. Very relaxed and you can ask for(or will be given) a soup sample while you wait. Eat in or take...More

1  Thank mnr2017
Reviewed 8 February 2017 via mobile

20 for two pitas. Best food in town. Large portions. Cash only but have bank machine on site for 1.50 fee.

Thank Lee C
Reviewed 22 November 2016

My wife and I had lunch here the other day and WOW, this is the house that flavour built. Everything is so fresh and delicious. The staff are friendly and very helpful. Also very clean premises. Tarek's is wheelchair accessible with ample parking. Can be...More

Thank MikeGen C
Reviewed 15 November 2016 via mobile

If you like freshly made middle eastern food this is a great spot. This little-known gem has huge legion of regular customers that come as much for the down-to-earth hospitality of the owner and staff as they do for the food. When you walk in...More

1  Thank Orancathy
Reviewed 23 July 2016

We had a good meal of Middle eastern dishes. The atmosphere is cafeteria and it was a bit confusing first to figure out how to order food and pay.

Thank huntersbro
Reviewed 21 July 2016

I have never rated things 5 star but Tarek's deserves even more. The food is home made, fresh and absolutely delicious. The menu has a wide variety of great choices. Tarek is a congenial host - goes out of his way to make you feel...More

1  Thank Mad4salt
Reviewed 9 July 2016 via mobile

Tarek's Cafe is excellent! They serve healthy affordable Mediterranean style food. The food is always fresh, tasty and served by friendly staff.

1  Thank Tall_Guy_Cycling
Reviewed 28 June 2016 via mobile

Wow! Awesome food and service and they support local causes! We will be back! Could use a couple of special drinks...but maybe I am just watching too much Bar Rescue!

2  Thank Julie M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 15 - US$ 20
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Buffet, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 7:30 PM
11:30 AM - 7:30 PM
11:30 AM - 7:30 PM
11:30 AM - 7:30 PM
11:30 AM - 7:30 PM
11:30 AM - 7:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 923 Robie St, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Nova Scotia  >  Halifax Region  >  Halifax
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