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USD 4 - USD 20
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Mediterranean, Turkish, Moroccan, Middle Eastern, Tunisian, Egyptian
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Reviewed 30 September 2021 via mobile

We got take out last night and it was terrible. We order the halloumi entree which was over deep fried and hard as a rock with no cheese left in it. I also ordered the Skewer platter and they said it was enough for two...and there was hardly anything on it the meat wasn’t even skewer anymore someone just pulled it off and it look like little nuggets of meat. It’s also come with Falafel that was so burn I was shocked that they even served it. I heard good things about this place and unfortunately was a waste of $67.More

Date of visit: September 2021
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TaboonGoldCoast, Owner at Taboon Modern Middle Eastern Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 1 October 2021

Hi RobinJ Thanks for taking the time to review us and I am sorry that you were disappointed with your take away meal. It's a pity that you did not contact us directly on the night, as we would have been more than happy to...More

Reviewed 23 March 2021 via mobile

Really good food! The deserts and Turkish coffee were surprisingly good. Tried a lot of foods we haven’t had before and was impressed by everything! This will be our go to for Middle Eastern! Nothing to Fault here!More

Date of visit: March 2021
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Siggy I, Owner at Taboon Modern Middle Eastern Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 26 March 2021

It was great to read your review and we would like to thank you for it. It is so important for us to know how much people enjoy Taboon and your feedback is much appreciated. We will keep doing our best and look forward to...More

Reviewed 16 March 2021

Well located in that it is on outside of smaller shopping center near but outside the huge Robina Town Center - thus parking veryt easy Decore attractive and well staffed though order/pay at counter - food delivered to table The near full place seemed to...be havo9nbga great time. Nice atmosphere. We had the skewer platter which was attractively presented but not great value @ $41 - I'd go for the non-platter skewers next timeMore

Date of visit: March 2021
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Siggy I, Owner at Taboon Modern Middle Eastern Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 19 March 2021

Thank you for your positive feedback on our location (Easy T Centre, Robina), Décor and Service. We operate as counter service during lunch in order to provide prompt service when customers are a bit short of time, and full table service at dinner time which...More

Reviewed 20 December 2020

OMG!!!😀 That was the most awesome meal I have had in ages, My partner loves middle eastern food and I didn't mind it, but after eating all the amazing food at Taboon, I'm hooked, the staff were amazing and very welcoming, the beautiful girl who...waited on us went above and beyond to make sure we felt well taken care of. Great 5/5😉😄More

Date of visit: December 2020
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Siggy I, Owner at Taboon Modern Middle Eastern Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 22 December 2020

Thank you so much for the great feedback. It means a lot to read about your experience with us. Its great to know that you loved our food and was was happy with the service. We will definitely pass the compliments to our team :)...More

Reviewed 13 December 2020 via mobile

Selected for a catch up with friends as it is their favourite lunch spot. Most had the lunch bowls- the pulled lamb served on Egyptian rice was particularly tasty. The chicken skewer mon salad was a large skewer of perfectly cooked juicy chicken on a...good crunchy salad. Portion sizes are very generous. A short alcohol list is perfectly adequate. Water was replaced without requesting which is the mark of attentive waitstaff. Service is friendly, knowledgeable and efficient.More

Date of visit: December 2020
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Siggy I, Owner at Taboon Modern Middle Eastern Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 14 December 2020

Thank you for taking the time to review us. It was great to read that you had a good experience at Taboon. We are very pleased that you enjoyed our Moroccan Chicken Salad with the spiced mango, the pulled lamb bowl. We will pass on...More

Reviewed 17 November 2020

A great discovery for us we will return when next up that way . I had the Lamb Rump skewers and my wife the Beef rump ones and both were cooked perfectly (mine was best hahaha!! ) The rice etc they came with was yummy...too especially the Spicy Date Chutney ( with the Beef ) we loved it so much we bought a couple of containers to take with us . The service was attentive and friendly explaining the different things on the menu that we did not know etc.. I will return and RecommendMore

Date of visit: November 2020
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Siggy I, Owner at Taboon Modern Middle Eastern Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 16 December 2020

Thank you so much for the great feedback. We are glad you and your wife enjoyed the food and the service. The Lamb Rump Skewers are a favourite :) The Egyptian basmati rice is made with some noodles through it and is steamed with turmeric....More

Reviewed 25 October 2020 via mobile

Had a very nice evening meal. Wouldn’t say it was amazing but the food was of a good standard, service was good and the price was good. COVID safe plans being observed.

Date of visit: October 2020
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TaboonGoldCoast, Owner at Taboon Modern Middle Eastern Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 27 October 2020

Thanks for your 4 Star review Sharon! We are very pleased that you enjoyed your evening and happy that we managed to tick all the boxes. Look forward to seeing you soon!

Reviewed 25 October 2020 via mobile

We just happened to walk past this restaurant today and decided to go in after looking at the menu. The food was amazing, we had the shared meat skewer platter which had the most incredible flavours and the meat was so tender. The staff were...lovely and we really enjoyed our lunch there. We’ll be back!More

Date of visit: October 2020
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TaboonGoldCoast, Owner at Taboon Modern Middle Eastern Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 27 October 2020

Thanks for your great review and we are very happy that you enjoyed your lunch at Taboon! The Skewer Platter to share is one of our most popular menu items and a great way to have a taste of a few different flavours all at...More

Reviewed 14 August 2020 via mobile

We had lunch and chose the skewer platter for 2. The chicken, beef and lamb were superb with the right level of spice. The dipping sauces were delicious, particularly the chutney. Overall their food is clean, fresh and tasty. Their coffee and sweets are equally...as delightful and of course being a family run business the service is friendly and prompt. Really loved this place and highly recommend.More

Date of visit: August 2020
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TaboonGoldCoast, Owner at Taboon Modern Middle Eastern Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 16 August 2020

Thank you for your feedback. We appreciate you taking the time to write about our place and food. We are glad you had a great experience. We hope you come and see us again soon.

Reviewed 12 August 2020

Loved the food, we had the Lamb Tagine and Taboon Fish. Both meals were delicious, large dishes at a low cost point. Starters were great, the hummous and lamb dip, and the cheese sambusak, both again decent portions. All in all for 2 people the...total cost was close to $100, which is quite good for what we got. I would have paid more. Ambience was great, staff were very courteous and helpful. We will be going back.More

Date of visit: August 2020
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TaboonGoldCoast, Owner at Taboon Modern Middle Eastern Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 16 August 2020

Thank you so much for your positive feedback and good vibes. Our food is made with authentic spices and fresh ingredients and its rewarding to know that its appreciated. We are glad you had a good experience and feel that Taboon offers good value because...More

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Yes, Taboon Modern Middle Eastern Cafe offers takeaway services.

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Taboon Modern Middle Eastern Cafe is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
  • Food: 4.5
  • Service: 4.5
  • Value: 4.5
  • Atmosphere: 4