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1383 Beacon St, Brookline, MA 02446-4808
+1 617-731-6035
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12:00 - 22:00
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Sun 12:00 - 21:00
Tue - Sat 12:00 - 22:00
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Oulu, Finland
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101 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 December 2016

The restaurant was near to the Marriott hotel I was staying for couple of nights. They had an wide range of foods in cheaper price, also the food quality was amazing.

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Thank EHApu
Amman, Jordan
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513 reviews
355 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 173 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 June 2016

This is by far the best place for Arabic food, they have the usual shawerma and fast food options, but they also have daily dishes. Very clean and very yummy. If you love Arabic food, this is your place in Boston.

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Thank kmiqdadi
Boston, Massachusetts
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65 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 May 2016

I had the Veggie Combo plate that had stuffed grape leaves (really tasty), hummus (SOOOO good), tabouli, salad (yum) and falafel. It came with pita and tahini. First, I ordered at the counter and the meal was ready within 5 minutes with friendly service. It was a very generous serving, and I wasn't even able to finish it all. The... More 

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Thank Bruins-Fanatic
Boston, Massachusetts
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50 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 May 2016

The first clue that this restaurant was not going to be good should have been the Best of Boston award from 1992!. It's probably been down hill since then. Heard from an acquaintance that this place had good middle eastern food. Definitely not the case. Ordered the chicken shawarma plate which consisted of large slabs of dried out chicken on... More 

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Thank magivey
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101 reviews
88 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 April 2016

Everyone raves about (or hates) the chicken shawarma here, which is understandable. I actually find the chicken a little dry, but I'm no expert. The wraps are loaded with tahini, salad, pickles, and an intense garlic-cream, and the whole is a very good sandwich. But actually, this place is all about the daily dishes. Usually about half are vegetarian. There's... More 

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Thank Christopher L
Israel
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25 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 December 2015

As a Shawarma lover, I've had it all over the world. This one rates as THE worst ever. Any amount if tehini added did not help this dried up pieces of meat (both the chicken and the lamb). The only thing saving them from one star is the side salad that was ok. The place is not attractive and everything... More 

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Thank skdvx
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33 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 August 2015 via mobile

Fast service,small size but tastes delicious. Recommend jallab drink and falafel. Clean and economical. Really good labanes food

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Thank Bostontrip4u
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23 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 April 2015

My first time at this neighborhood favorite. Don't miss Za'attar Bread - so yum, esp w Labneh dip. Dependable, clean Mid East staples, with bonus family friendly vibe and price tag.

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Thank Snowii1
Foxboro, Massachusetts
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360 reviews
276 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 119 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 February 2015

Shawrma King is excellent restaurant! I love it. The food is great. Very authentic taste and lovely. I highly recommend this place! Loved by locals!

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Thank Juripanda
Bengaluru, India
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110 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 July 2014

4 of us back again after 4 long years, sitting outside the small restaurant, Lebanese family owned, started in 1992, fabulous Mezze spread, same old Lebanese food, healthy veggie delights for a change, will visit again for sure! Located on Beacon Street, a nice boulevard, plenty of parking around, a beautiful neighborhood, close to Boston university. http://shawarmakingbrookline.com Order on line... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Lebanese, Mediterranean, Middle Eastern, Fast food, Halal
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 22:00
Thursday
12:00 - 22:00
Friday
12:00 - 22:00
Saturday
12:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1383 Beacon St, Brookline, MA 02446-4808
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Brookline
  • Phone Number: +1 617-731-6035

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