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Shawarma Castle

178 Rideau St, Ottawa, Ontario K1N 5X6, Canada
+1 613-789-0009
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good32%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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“sandwich” (4 reviews)
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Lebanese, Fast food, Middle Eastern, Mediterranean, Halal
178 Rideau St, Ottawa, Ontario K1N 5X6, Canada
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I had the chicken Shawarma sandwich and it was amazing. The chicken was very tasty and the meat to bread to other stuff ratio was just right. It was a wonderful value for the cost. I just wish I could have taken this place home...More

1  Thank SusanDFW
Reviewed 23 May 2017

This is the perfect place for shawarma lovers. A super-friendly little family-run shop, it has a few seats where you can perch to eat, or you can take out. The secret is in their super-fresh vegetable ingredients and their amazing sauces and spreads, which you...More

Thank OntarioPacked2Go
Reviewed 23 March 2017 via mobile

A classic, honest, small business. A true mom & pop operation. They take pride in their service, in their food and preparation. Today they were short staffed and we all had to wait. Apologies were given but not required. Well worth the wait! Chicken shawarma...More

Thank Trois_Vespa
Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

Accommodating staff. Generous servings. Really flavourful food. It is pretty tight in there however... take out is recommended. Yum!

Thank dagsix
Reviewed 26 February 2017 via mobile

I've tried so many Shawarma sandwiches in town and this is the only place that has the PERFECT spicy garlic recipe. Very tasty and delicious Shawarma with Fresh ingredients. A popular Shawarma spot right in the middle of downtown for a quick bite on the...More

Thank Moe_Abadla
Reviewed 15 January 2017 via mobile

My mum and I were very tired on our last night in Ottawa so we wanted to grab something easy for dinner. This was my favourite meal I ate in town. The falafel was great, the sauces were amazing and the chillies and hot sauce......More

Thank Anna K
Reviewed 10 October 2016 via mobile

Out of all Shawarma places in the area, this is the place to stop and eat the best Lebanon food in Ottawa. The food is outstanding and the owner was very nice . In the By Ward Market area, walking distance from Parliament and other...More

Thank Cedric P
Reviewed 11 August 2016

Amazing! Mohamed is extremely warm and welcoming - the food is amazing quality is there fresh vegies. I am traveling from BC and this is a must try. You will never spend so little and be so happy! 10/10

Thank Iain R
Reviewed 3 August 2016

Seriously, if you like your shawarma spicy, this is the place to go! Best spicy sauce I've ever had.

Thank walkingwordsmith
Reviewed 18 March 2016

Tried this late one Saturday night. Small old hole in the wall kind of place, Tried Chicken Shawarma for the first time. It was delicious. The guys working there were very friendly. I would highly recommend it .

Thank Susan H
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 03:00
12:00 - 03:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 178 Rideau St, Ottawa, Ontario K1N 5X6, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Ottawa
  • Phone Number: +1 613-789-0009
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