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Taste In Mediterranean Food

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1199 Broadway, Suite 1, Burlingame, CA 94010
+1 650-348-3097
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09:30 - 21:30
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12 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Had lunch here two days in a row. Couldn't believe I had missed this place before. It doesn't look like much from the street but the food is incredible. There weren't any lines or much place to sit if you wanted to, but the food is well worth it you did have to wait. The Gyro and the Shawarma were... More 

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San Francisco, California
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64 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 January 2017

First I'd like to say the family that owns this restaurant are super hospitable and hard working. They are always gracious and inviting...even if they're busy, they will let you know it might be a wait but I promise the food is worth it. I always end up getting everything on my plate from falafel, dolmas, chicken schwarma, baba ghanoush,... More 

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San Diego, California
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 January 2017

We waited a really long time..40 minutes for our food. My Falafel salad was delicious as was the hummus and Baba Ganoush.

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Thank marlaher
Burlingame, California
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126 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016

Bunch of us from the office ate here after work on a Friday. The place is not big but good thing we had reservation, it was packed wall-to-wall. I noticed there were many take out order pickup, the locals must know it would be busy. The food selection is pretty good and the comments were good on taste from everyone... More 

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Taichung, Taiwan
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2016 via mobile

We were ordering to go, which was fortunate since the place was packed. It's not a large place. The wait was close to an hour, so we walked around the area and then waited a few final minutes before the food was ready. All of it was good, and there was some left for breakfast.

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Owings Mills, Maryland
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 109 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 September 2016 via mobile

I got the pick 3 plate and wow it was good. Best fava bean dish in the area. Place is more of a quick stop place with mostly clean tables. No servers or busboys so you need to order from the counter. Very friendly group but could do more to brighten and clean the place up a bit. Otherwise totally... More 

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Phoenix, Arizona
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 July 2016

We stumbled upon this restaurant when looking for something unique in Burlingame. It has no curb appeal, but when we looked at the pictures of entrees on a clapboard in front of the restaurant we liked what we saw. We were the only ones there when we walked inside to order at the counter, however, as we ate our dinners,... More 

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Summerville, South Carolina
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 July 2016 via mobile

Traveling throughout the US, I have my favorite destinations. When afforded the opportunity to visit the Bay Area, I also visit Taste In. Every time I visit I am reminded why I enjoy this wonderful restaurant. First, the FOOD; fresh & flavorful, I feel like I am doing something healthy. Second, the casual atmosphere, for me, is relaxing. Nidal, and... More 

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Burlingame, California
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 July 2016 via mobile

Stopped in for an earlyish dinner. Tight seating and order at the counter. Great freshly made mango lasse and more than superb mint lemonade. Had dolmas and eggplant stew/cucumber yogurt dip, and lentil rice stew/tabouli. Both two item plates that you can create from menu items. Very reasonably priced and really tasty. Nice folks who own and run restaurant. Seating... More 

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knoxville tn
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66 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 June 2016 via mobile

We were staying at the nearby Hyatt regency and had to catch an early morning flight .We enjoyed the food . The shawarma was good , the yogurt drink with mint was tasty .The gyro was also something we ordered which was equally good .One person in our party ordered falafel platter .

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mediterranean, Greek, Middle Eastern, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Halal
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Monday
09:30 - 21:30
Tuesday
09:30 - 21:30
Wednesday
09:30 - 21:30
Thursday
09:30 - 21:30
Friday
09:30 - 21:30
Saturday
09:30 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1199 Broadway, Suite 1, Burlingame, CA 94010
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Burlingame
  • Phone Number: +1 650-348-3097

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