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Karoun Restaurant - CLOSED

839 Washington St, Newton, MA 02460-1548
+1 617-964-3400
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good48%
  • Average7%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible3%
27 Dec 2016
“Excellent ”
18 Nov 2015
“A Totally enjoyable Experience”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Lebanese, Mediterranean, Middle Eastern, Eastern European, Armenian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
839 Washington St, Newton, MA 02460-1548
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Reviewed 28 December 2016 via mobile

Expanded family of 12, walked in without reservations and they provided excellent food and service. We love visiting here!

Thank MeMellie99
Reviewed 19 November 2015 via mobile

We were a family of 11, the food was superb, belly dancer was excellent and professional, servers were total fun! Highly recommend with reservations !

Thank Richard R
Reviewed 14 October 2015

This is not high end. It is a family place to eat and have fun.Nobody speaks English without a thick accent of various eastern European slant.. I was impressed by the DJ. She played and sang 50's music. All I was told was that she...More

1  Thank travaillour
Reviewed 5 March 2015

The furnishings in this restaurant are a bit outdated, but the menu is completely awesome: fresh, authentic, and well-prepared. I've been a few times but have never made it on a night when there is belly-dancing. I imagine that this must be fun and authentic...More

Thank steventobolsky
Reviewed 24 January 2015

We have eaten at Karoun several times, and we really like the family (very friendly people!) and the good food. The appetizers are very tasty, especially the stuffed grape-leaves. The kabobs (chicken and lamb) both had tender, moist meat, and the lentil barley soup was...More

Thank EllenBee12
Reviewed 10 January 2015

We have been to Karoun before and it is always a pleasant experience. They have nice mix of live music, specially if you are into European, Russian, Middle-Eastern music. Belly dancer and the act with the ring are very nice and enjoyable entertainment. The price...More

Thank Jacks_Travel101
Reviewed 4 November 2014

We liked it because you can sit at their bar and have a drink and appetizer where it is possible to talk without a lot of background noise. A lot of people go for dinner and the belly dancer on Friday.

Thank nilegoddess15
Reviewed 4 November 2014

We had reservations for 8, sat right away. Waited 10-15 for service, so I asked the owner who was at the desk. Started yelling at me! Can you believe that. Rude , arrogant. After that service and food was great, Will not go back because...More

3  Thank Anthony L
Reviewed 8 October 2014

I celebrate my birthday in Restaurant Karoun (in English it's spring).Everything was excellent and food and service and music . My family enjoyed my birthday. I recommend everybody to visit this restaurant. Thank you And God Bless Karoun.Armen from Armenia.

1  Thank Armen B
Reviewed 24 August 2014

Went for take out at 5:45 pm on a Saturday. Not a sole dining in the restaurant so I was initially concerned about the restaurant. Relying on Trip Advisor reviews I went ahead and ordered tabouli salad, grape leaves, baked kibbe and spinach pies. Got...More

1  Thank JMG44
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
USD 30
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Open Hours
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
5:00 pm - 1:00 pm
5:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 839 Washington St, Newton, MA 02460-1548
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Newton
  • Phone Number: +1 617-964-3400
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