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El-Basha Restaurant & Bar

424 Belmont St, Worcester, MA 01604-1032
+1 508-797-0884
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good21%
  • Average6%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible9%
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“baba ganoush” (4 reviews)
“pita bread” (3 reviews)
“greek salad” (3 reviews)
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Lebanese, Mediterranean, Middle Eastern
$$ - $$$
424 Belmont St, Worcester, MA 01604-1032
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

In today’s world most of your restaurant meals are pre-portioned and flash frozen. Good for the bottom line, but not for an appreciative palate. NOT so at Basra. Everything I tasted was very fresh and tasted wonderful. On top of that, the place is clean...More

Thank Bohica12
Reviewed 30 March 2017

Great food and prices. A bit noisy but that testifies to happy diners and all. Many great choices for any palate wanting authentic food.

Thank Karen H
Reviewed 19 January 2017

I always enjoy the food at El Bash. Parking is sometimes challenging though. I only their appetizers, salads, and main dishes.

Thank Gaill27
Reviewed 12 January 2017

We ate at the 256 Park Avenue location on the way to and back from Lewiston, ME on what's becoming an annual trip. I've forgotten the name, but we had the, I think, $30 lunch for two which included dolmas, baba ganoush, hummus (the first...More

Thank brian_va
Reviewed 27 October 2016

There were five of us, service was a little slow at times. The meals arrived at the same time. Well presented....pita bread was available. One issue and was resolved, wrong pricing on an entree. She noticed, CEO of a Credit Union...she knows financing....

Thank Angelo M
Reviewed 12 October 2016

Went there for lunch with a craving for Middle-Eastern food. Great food and great service. Everything was fresh and tasty. I had a combo plate with grape leaves and baked kibbe. Just like my Armenian Grandma used to make.

Thank Douglas A Mr E
Reviewed 3 September 2016 via mobile

I had a wonderful lunch at the El-Basha. We started out with homemade hummus. It was delicious. Our lunches were superb. My dining companion and I both had meals with lamb. The taste was delicious! Sean, our waiter , was attentive and made sure everything...More

Thank JudyRMassachusetts
Reviewed 12 August 2016

When I was in college at Holy Cross, I began to patronize the old El Morocco up on Grafton Hill. It was this iconic restaurant that made me fall in like with Middle Eastern Cuisine and I have loved this kind of food ever since....More

Thank redeco
Reviewed 5 August 2016 via mobile

Had a going away lunch for a coworker. Ordered takeout from here. It was delicious. Greek salads, hummus to die for, fresh pita bread, kabobs in huge portions. Will definitely order from here again!!!

Thank SunshineWonderland
Reviewed 7 June 2016

We enjoyed dining at El Basha at this location and at their Westboro location for a number of years when we lived in MA. We returned to MA for a few weeks, suggested to friends that we connect at El-Basha's and were disappointed with the...More

Thank Dave M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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Average prices
Drinks, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
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Open Hours
4:00 pm - 8:30 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
4:30 pm - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
4:30 pm - 9:00 pm
4:30 pm - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
4:30 pm - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
4:30 pm - 9:30 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
4:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 424 Belmont St, Worcester, MA 01604-1032 (Formerly El-Basha Incorporated)
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Worcester
  • Phone Number: +1 508-797-0884
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