Restaurants & Bars

Ontario (inc. Toronto) Falafel

Big Joe's Falafel & Hamburger, Richmond Hill - Surprisingly good!

Share:

Restaurants & Bars 10

Big Joe's Falafel & Hamburger, Richmond Hill - Surprisingly good!

Charles Yu | Sep 5, 2009 08:48 PM

Worked late tonight. Decided to have a quick bite at Big Joe's in Richmond Hill ( Yonge, just north of Elgin Mills ). Had a Lamb Shish-Kebab with hand cut home made fries, gravy and Greek salad. Lamb was grilled perfectly to medium rare and unbelievably tender ( Ontario Spring lamb used ) served with some nice Tsisiki. Skin -on fries was ultra crisp and gravy was dense and flavourful ( very similar to New York Fries version but less sweet ). A very nice change from Chinese noodles or rice on Hwy#7 a few blocks down!
When I was leaving, I overheard a customer telling 'Joe' the owner that he drove all the way from 'Eglington and Bathurst' just for his Falafel and burger!! Must be goooood?!

Want to stay up to date with this post?

Recommended From Chowhound