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Tamam Fine Palestinian Cuisine

2616 Hastings St E, Vancouver, British Columbia V5K 1Z6, Canada
+1 604-620-7078
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good43%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“roast lamb” (10 reviews)
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Mediterranean, Middle Eastern, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
2616 Hastings St E, Vancouver, British Columbia V5K 1Z6, Canada
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I was born in Brazil from a Brazilian mother (Portuguese, Spanish, Italian) and a Syrian father. My father's cooking was amazing and in general Middle Eastern food in Brazil is just amazing. I lived in London 7 years and got tired of never, ever finding...More

Thank Sam h
Reviewed 5 July 2017

Just happen to be walking by. Didn't plan on dinning on lamb. Best decision I've made in years. Roasted lamb, chicken kebab, stuffed cabbage, mint tea, wonderful atmosphere and a beautiful chef.

Thank Goosemen
Reviewed 4 June 2017 via mobile

We went to this highly recommended local place. Pleasantly surprised. Family owned and operated. Food was excitingly different and plentiful for the moderate price. Dishes range from $13-22 for entrees. Lamb,fish, chicken or veggie is all available. Only olive oil used in their cooking. Very...More

Reviewed 3 May 2017

Falafel is really authentic. We ordered 4 different main courses, all of which were delicious and nicely decorated. Very friendly staff

Thank Mason2012
Reviewed 29 April 2017

Went there on Friday night and the place was near full.We ordered their weekend specials of veal with pickled cabbage and slow baked chicken with freekeh and roast lamb with potato.Veal was tender and juicy,chicken tender but a little dry and lamb was well marinated...More

Thank louis899
Reviewed 9 March 2017 via mobile

Been here couple of times and food was fresh and tasty. You should try the spicy yogurt and the eggplant dish. Will be back.

Thank VahidJafari
Reviewed 22 January 2017

It was a fairly busy night. We were seated promptly and our drink and appetizer orders were taken and delivered promptly, and we ordered our entrees. From that point on, things took a nosedive. -an hour passed and no server checked on us or interacted...More

1  Thank Bumble_Brii
Palestinian-Cuisine, Owner at Tamam Fine Palestinian Cuisine, responded to this reviewResponded 24 January 2017

We are very sorry to hear about this. This is not an excuse, but the fact is that both servers are new and in training, and I realize that some mistakes were made, not only when serving your table but with others as well. I...More

Reviewed 6 November 2016 via mobile

My friend and I went for dinner. My first time eating Palestinian food. It was delicious!! I had the Freekeh with lamb. Very tasty and the lamb melts in your mouth. The server's were all very friendly and helpful. Definitely coming back.!!

Thank Sue6340
Reviewed 19 October 2016

We recently went out with friends to the Tamam for dinner. It was our first time there and we'll look forward to going back. The whole meal was absolutely delicious, from appetizers through desert. I especially enjoyed the mutabal ( eggplant dip) and mujaddarah with...More

Thank Moira M
Reviewed 29 September 2016

I only had the lentil rice to go - it was tasty HOWEVER it was a very small portion with a sprinkling of fried onions on top...that was $11! The rice container was one of those small square foam boxes that you would get a...More

Thank Veganesque
Palestinian-Cuisine, General Manager at Tamam Fine Palestinian Cuisine, responded to this reviewResponded 30 September 2016

hi, I am sorry to hear that you are disappointed with the portion. This is the first time someone complains about portion (most people 'and you can see that in online reviews' compliment our generous portions. I don't know what happened with your order, could...More

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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
USD 5 - USD 17
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi, Reservations, Cash Only
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
17:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2616 Hastings St E, Vancouver, British Columbia V5K 1Z6, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver
  • Phone Number: +1 604-620-7078
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