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Shawarma Palace

3 Pleasant St, Worcester, MA 01609-3201
+1 508-755-6500
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  • Excellent86%
  • Very good14%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
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“shawarma” (9 reviews)
“baklava” (3 reviews)
“hummus” (6 reviews)
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10:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m. Hours
Lebanese, Mediterranean, Middle Eastern, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Halal
3 Pleasant St, Worcester, MA 01609-3201
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Small but neat and clean, offering Lebanese middle east delicacies at wonderful prices. My falafel was fresh, moist, flavorful with a nice tooth on the crust. My friend's salad was fresh, ample and delicious with a delectable home-made lemon dressing. Those dining around us had...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank sojournerfornow
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Wanted something a little different in the way of what I consider to be Middle Eastern comfort food. Dropped by with my wife and enjoyed our meal and the variety of goods in the adjacent store. Our Shawarmas were very good as were the stuffed...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank John H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It's a very simple success story: The food is fantastic; the prices are reasonable; and the owner is a warm and charming individual who goes out of his way to make the customer feel welcome and valued.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank HM_from_NH
Reviewed November 9, 2018 via mobile

Having eaten Shawarma in Saudi Arabia, Kuwait, Bahrain, Turkey, Berlin, DC and NYC, I can happily report that the king of Shawarma is pleasantly in his palace in humble digs in Worcester, MA. This popular spot has eight tables which were full last night. The...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank L847HSjonathanh
Reviewed October 13, 2018 via mobile

Mediterranean food. Fantastic!!! Chicken plate with hummus and other fine sides is great. Salads with lemon dressing fantastic....first time for me, owner had me try a grape leaf. After having hummus I got a tub to go. The best part is the owner....his customers all...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank MichaelOhio
Reviewed October 2, 2018

I work close by and walk down at least once a week to order...it's all freshly made and the service is outstanding

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank joanmbrennan
Reviewed September 18, 2018

I work nearby and get food at Shawarma Palace at least once a week. My go to dish is lamb salad (Thursdays only). I had also beef salad and I had a plate with rice and salad. The plate comes also with a bit of...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Halina G
Reviewed September 13, 2018

Went for my first visit Wednesday night, 09/13, and had a great supper. Hummus, Lahmajoun, baklawa and turkish coffee. Enjoyed meeting and talking with the owner. Went the next day for lamb (as I learned Thursday is lamb day), had a great plate that I...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank kamikazekiddo
Reviewed May 11, 2018 via mobile

A tiny place, with a couple of tables, right in downtown. Veggie girl had the falafel sandwhich (actually a pita wrap) and I had the Kibbeh (beef/lamb sausage) sandwich. Both of them were bursting with flavor and freshness! Almost too much for the delicate New...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank Richard B
Reviewed May 10, 2018 via mobile

Found the restaurant on Yelp, and were glad we did. Right from the entrance, the owner greeted us, took our ordered, offered recommendations and tastes. The vegetarian plate was awesome, with a garlic paste that I have not had at other places. He entertained us...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank jamesml2018
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
10:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
10:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3 Pleasant St, Worcester, MA 01609-3201
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Worcester
  • Phone Number: +1 508-755-6500
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