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Shish Kebab Express

1207 Hertel Ave, Buffalo, NY 14216-2749
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good30%
  • Average7%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible0%
4 May 2018
“Free tee for customers”
10 Jun 2017
“Great Iraqi food”
Open Now
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM Hours
Mediterranean, Middle Eastern, Vegetarian Friendly
1207 Hertel Ave, Buffalo, NY 14216-2749
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Reviewed 4 May 2018

The atmosphere was peaceful , service was gently and the food very delicious. I recommend this little but lovely restaurant for all arab food lover.

Thank Mohamed A
Reviewed 10 June 2017

Adding to the international flavor on Hertel Avenue, Shish Kebab Express makes food that most Buffalonians have never had the opportunity to try. It's really good food.

Thank Mario N
Reviewed 20 July 2016 via mobile

The food there in general is good, but the chicken shawarma and shesh tawouk is my favorite. Prices are fare

Thank Jazzim0000
Reviewed 16 March 2016

Last year we stopped in for a quick bite to eat; not knowing what to expect. The food is amazing. We have easily been a dozen times since then. Service is great. Great spot for a quick meal. Everything is delicious.

Thank jasonsY3457BZ
Reviewed 23 February 2016 via mobile

Visited Shish Kebab express recently to grab a quick bite to eat for lunch Been here a few times and the gentleman serving me ( I think he's the owner ) is always very friendly and accommodating. Can't beat the prices ($5 for a filling...More

Thank martyfarty69
Reviewed 8 September 2015

people around this area (buffalo) mustn't had middle eastern food before. The restaurant looks a bit shabby. it lacks cleaning for sure. the falafel was raw from inside. very green. i can put it among the worst falafel i have eaten. only 2 pieces in...More

Thank chadi a
Reviewed 2 August 2015 via mobile

Chip says he tried this place based on several recommendations from coworkers, so he went. The exterior doesnt look like much, inside is basic but looks to be a local cultural hangout, adding to its legitimacy. Menu is varied. Had the chicken shawarma sandwich and...More

Thank StephNOwen
Reviewed 9 June 2015

I love this type of restaurant and food. A small, apparently owner operated little place featuring shwarma, falafal, hummus, etc. We were mildly disappointed last trip, so we thought we would give them another go. Polite gentleman behind the counter presented us with picture menus,...More

Thank bflobear11
Reviewed 8 March 2015 via mobile

It's a must visit middle eastern restaurant if your in the buffalo area, fresh authentic middle eastern cuisine, friendly and helpful staff

Thank clarence m
Reviewed 21 June 2014

I came here on my trip to Buffalo and I was not disappointed. This place had a twist with the bread. They serve Iraqi Samoon bread. I did a take out and ordered Chicken shawarama sandwiches which was a little different as it was served...More

Thank Bilal S
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Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
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  • Address: 1207 Hertel Ave, Buffalo, NY 14216-2749
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Buffalo
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