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870 Upper James St, Hamilton, Ontario L9C 3A4, Canada
+1 905-388-8864
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  • Excellent12%
  • Very good45%
  • Average12%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible25%
6 Oct 2016
“Good food and good company”
27 Apr 2016
“Never again.”
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Lebanese, Middle Eastern, Mediterranean
870 Upper James St, Hamilton, Ontario L9C 3A4, Canada
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Reviewed 7 October 2016

I enjoyed the meal and company with friends. It was at this restaurant that I learned what hummus is and gauge other's hummus what what I had here.

Thank Jim P
Reviewed 27 April 2016

The lentil soup was watered down The wraps and any type of meat/combo meal was awful and made my family not feel too good afterwards.

Thank J E
Reviewed 9 March 2016

My friend is a long time customer of Tarboosh and we stopped in for lunch the other day. The restaurant is a bit run down but the food was adequate for the price. I won't make a special trip to eat there but will probably...More

Thank TKoTP
Reviewed 14 November 2015 via mobile

I tried this place for the first time today. Ordered the shish tawook ( chicken kebab) plate with salad and rice. I ordered the meal to go. The sides I ordered tasted better than my chicken. The chicken was so dry that I did not...More

Thank _Ant0n1a_K
Reviewed 23 August 2015

Friend and I had stopped by this was a destination dinner - we came from out of town to eat here. We arrived for 9 o'clock; they are suppose to close at 11 on the evening we went which was a Saturday. The food was...More

5  Thank z z
Reviewed 14 March 2015

she charged me for 18 pita breads??? !!!!!! i ordered only 1, when complained she didnt apologize and refunded in cash much less, she still owes few bucks(although i paid by card she gave me coins in 25 cents)!!! she is always half dead cuz...More

1  Thank boringshop
Reviewed 23 February 2015 via mobile

Don't let the looks fool you cause the food is amazing. Been here a few times now to eat when I'm in Hamilton and I am never disappointed. Falafels are the best and the chicken shawrma wrap is to die for.

Thank Humpymak
Reviewed 17 February 2014

Need to be updated, looks very old and dirty, the food is actually good, very good for take out (away)

1  Thank Bruno W
Reviewed 1 November 2013 via mobile

Came here for a quick lunch. Service was super speedy. Chicken shawerma was average. Not very flavorful but not bad either.

1  Thank Lifes_1_Journey
Reviewed 11 May 2013

Tarboosh is a small Mediterranean restaurant that serves faster fast food and sit down meals. I was in a hurry so I just ordered a Falafel Shawarma to go. It had flavour, texture and the Falafel balls were not greasy at all. I’ve been there...More

1  Thank Murray S
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Lunch, Dinner
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Seating, Takeout
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  • Address: 870 Upper James St, Hamilton, Ontario L9C 3A4, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Hamilton
  • Phone Number: +1 905-388-8864
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