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Arabesque Cafe Family Restaurant

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869 Victoria St N, Kitchener, Ontario N2B 3C3, Canada
+1 519-954-2212
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10:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Sat 10:00 - 22:00
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Kitchener, Canada
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30 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We have lived near Arabesque for years now and have never been, what a mistake! This place is great. The service is fast, the food is delicious and the prices are great. My husband and I ordered appetizers which arrived very promptly. He got meat borak and I got the baba ganoush. Both were delicious. Then our schwarma plates came.... More 

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Sarnia, Canada
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 168 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you palate craves for Lebanese cuisine, this is a good place for you to go. Arabesque is a middle-large dining establishment that serves Lebanese and other Middle Eastern cuisine. We ordered shawarma with shaved chicken and beef kebabs, It came with salad, flavoured rice, hummus, garlic spread, fries, and hot pita. Not having eaten Lebanese cuisine before, I found... More 

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Alexandria, Canada
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34 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Yes they serve their pita bread smokin' hot... We went as a family and had the platters with the different salads... the chicken was to perfection, the humus was extra smooth (and tasty) and the salads actually had some distinctive taste to them... Natalia (our server) was very polite and spoke french to us when she observed we were conversing... More 

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Guelph
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41 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I met a friend from Woodstock - I was coming from Guelph so seemed like a good half way point. I had a craving for middle eastern cuisine so this cafe came up in a google search so decided to give it a try. Everything, absolutely everything sounded so delicious on the menu. I went for the Arabesque Salad with... More 

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6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Our Canadian companion had high praise for this restaurant but we were still not sure. Had quite some choices for vegetarians, picked one from sandwiches. The serving was big enough for dinner and it was delicious. All of us ate more than we could. Best thing was Baklava which was very near to Indian gujiya, simply loved it, will definitely... More 

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Thank Nikhil J
Waterloo, Canada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 October 2016

Had take-out tonight. Fast and polite phone call & pick-up service. Food was pretty good. Great mixture of sides with entree that are very flavourful. If you're reading this Arabesque cooks please make note: the chicken had nice charred flavour around the edges, but was very bland and overcooked. This can be rectified by marinating and brinning simultaneously, overnight. I've... More 

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Thank Alex P
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

Came here to try something different. Was overwhelmed by the wonderful prompt service. This place has such an assortment of fresh tasty foods something for every appetite. I was really quite impressed

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Thank Nick P
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 October 2016

I've had the opportunity to visit this restaurant on numerous occasions and I have yet to be disappointed. The food is fantastic, and very reasonably priced! The portions are huge and always satisfying! The employees are very friendly and the service is great. The servers are not only helpful but also know all of the product. Would definitely recommend this... More 

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Thank Leonita B
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 October 2016

Arabesque has become one of my favourite places to dine for me and my family. Great atmosphere and amazing food and service. Owners are very friendly. Food comes in great portions for the price. 10/10 would definitely recommend everyone to try.

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Thank Ellie W
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 October 2016 via mobile

i love this restaurant !! the food is absolutely incredible. it's always cooked to perfection and filled with taste! My favourite is the chicken mousahab, it's a must try! The service was great as always too!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 14
Cuisine
Lebanese, Mediterranean, Turkish, Middle Eastern, Halal
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 22:00
Monday
10:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
10:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
10:00 - 22:00
Thursday
10:00 - 22:00
Friday
10:00 - 22:00
Saturday
10:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 869 Victoria St N, Kitchener, Ontario N2B 3C3, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Region of Waterloo  >  Kitchener
  • Phone Number: +1 519-954-2212

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