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The Garlic King

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2586 St. Joseph Blvd, Ottawa, Ontario K1C 1G3, Canada
+1 613-830-5464
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Overview
  • Excellent36%
  • Very good27%
  • Average13%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible13%
Travellers talk about
“spicy chicken” (5 reviews)
“sandwiches” (6 reviews)
“donair” (2 reviews)
Open Now
10:30 a.m. - 9:00 p.m. Hours
CUISINES
Lebanese, Fast food, Middle Eastern, Mediterranean, Halal, Gluten Free Options
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LOCATION
2586 St. Joseph Blvd, Ottawa, Ontario K1C 1G3, Canada
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1 - 10 of 58 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I love garlic and I love shawarmas so I had to try this restaurant out when I was in Ottawa. Having tried at least 5 other shawarma restaurants in Ottawa, I have to say I was a bit disappointed in Garlic King. The taste of...More

Thank d0ugw0ng
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went here and there is a total lack of communication between the staff. “The King” took my order for a large chicken shawarma and he asked me 5 times if I wanted it toasted and I said YES 5 times!! I move over waiting for...More

Thank haajet
Reviewed 20 March 2018

We wanted to try it out lotsa hype about it. Place has a stage!??? Tried it out for lunch. Friendly service. But All the topping were dry looking (not freshly cut). Didnt fill up my shawarma with much chicken. A little on the skinny side....More

Thank Forgottentraveler
Reviewed 11 February 2018 via mobile

When your in the mood for shwarma this is a great spot. The shwarma plate was excellent and was huge. The staff is very friendly as well. I'll definitely be back.

Thank JeremyAdam
Reviewed 5 November 2017

We ate here last Saturday evening with our 3 young children and we ordered multiple platters for dinner. The curly fries were a hit with the kids. Lots of tables to sit down with highchairs. We even sat down long enough to enjoy the Sens...More

Thank Lainey C
Reviewed 22 October 2017

Me and a group of friends went over to this restaurant to check its appropriateness for a banquet next year, and to check the food items. Now, I had checked the restaurant's website beforehand, and it sounded over the top, in a good way. So...More

Thank Giannifox
Reviewed 7 September 2017

Insanely tacky decor and the atmosphere is weird The owner is very out there. I go with my dad to this place a few times a year and it's decent but I prefer other shawarma places in Ottawa

Thank Alissa D
Reviewed 11 August 2017

I just found the whole "King thing" cheesy. The shawarmas though are really good, especially the garlic sauce.

Thank likesgoodfood251
Reviewed 10 August 2017

Amazing food! Got to try it! Warning: Very addictive! Can't get enough of their food. Everything is so tasty!

Thank JohnyOttawa
Reviewed 21 June 2017

I feel like most shawarma places only give you one side, but here - you get two! They do this weird grilled thing, that they're 'famous' for, but I just had a normal wrap with regular chicken and it was delicious. I really enjoyed their...More

Thank Kristen M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
3:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Monday
10:30 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Tuesday
10:30 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Wednesday
10:30 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Thursday
10:30 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Friday
10:30 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Saturday
10:30 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2586 St. Joseph Blvd, Ottawa, Ontario K1C 1G3, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Ottawa
  • Phone Number: +1 613-830-5464
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