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Arlington Kabob

by ArlingtonKabob 2 months ago

A number of wonderful customers have mentioned to me to check out this site for the best customer reviews and recomme...

alkapal commented 7 days ago

Cooking trom Ottolenghi's "JERUSALEM"

by pikawicca 5 years ago

Na'ama's Fattoush A purist would not consider this authentic fattoush, but I consider it delicious, and I'm in a r...


shellybean27 commented 1 month ago

Cocktails, Thai, Greek, Middle Eastern, Armenian, Syrian, staying S of Eglinton

by prima 1 month ago

Thai planning to visit Kiin and Nana. I know what I like at Nana. What do you recommend at Kiin? Greek Checking...

prima commented 1 month ago

Zatar of note?

by silsurf 1 month ago

We enjoy some zatar in our household and I was wondering if anyone can recommend a middle eastern market on the Wests...


silsurf commented 1 month ago

Hey Westsidegal! Thanks for the Itzik Hagadol recs

by Mr Taster 4 years ago

A big thank you to Westsidegal for your persistence and determination in pimping the eggplant salads at Itzik Hagadol...

Melanie Wong commented 3 months ago

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Q's Halal Pizza | Richmond

by Melanie Wong 3 months ago

An extension of the original Q's Halal Chicken in Alameda, Q's Halal Pizza in Richmond serves up some of the most pop...

Israeli-style shawarma in PGH?

by alaskanjackal 2 years ago

I crave shawarma, and if I were banished to a deserted island and told I could only eat one specific thing for the re...


alaskanjackal commented 3 months ago

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Falasophy | 4th Street Market - Santa Ana

by Melanie Wong 4 months ago

Earlier this month I had a chance to grab a bite at Falasophy's brick-and-mortar counter at the 4th Street Market in ...

Eating the Ban

by slyc 10 months ago

I've come across a couple lists of places to "eat the ban", i.e., restaurants serving cuisine from the seven Muslim b...


j mather commented 4 months ago

Exactly how long does tahini paste last?

by Megiac 9 years ago

I have a jar, purchased about a year ago from a local Middle Eastern market. It's been refrigerated since I opened i...


Umamipants commented 4 months ago

Good place for Easter Dinner in Toronto

by KitchenVoodoo 8 months ago

Looking for a place that does really good slow cooked lamb and great lemon and oregano roast potatoes. Old school is ...


bytepusher commented 5 months ago

Fantastic Falafel & Mid-Eastern --- Millburn

by ChowJon99x 5 months ago

Excellent Falafel, Mid-Eastern Food --- Millburn... Pita on Essex 182 Essex Street Millburn, NJ 07041 http:...

Curlz commented 5 months ago

January 2013 COTM: JERUSALEM -- Stuffed; Meat; Fish

by blue room 5 years ago

Please report on these recipes here: Stuffed 150 - 171 Meat 172 - 213 Fish 214 - 239 The Chowhound Team ha...

herby commented 5 months ago

Best moderately expensive middle eastern sit-down in NYC?

by ReneeParadis 6 months ago

My sister's in town from New Mexico and is craving Middle Eastern food. What are some good places to go for lunch or ...

Motosport commented 6 months ago

Shawarma Express in Fairfax - Report

by Steve 8 months ago

If you like your shawarma or felafel with your choice of a varity of toppings, then Shawarma Express just may be the ...


Steve commented 7 months ago

Almadinah Market, [ed: Mohegan Lake]

by vinouspleasure 9 months ago

small take out middle eastern with a couple of seats around a window counter, tried the falafel, good not great, lack...


vinouspleasure commented 8 months ago

Pomegranate Molasses

by Soupy1 8 months ago

Where can I buy pomegranate molasses either in downtown Toronto or somewhere along the Danforth subway line? It's so ...


Soupy1 commented 8 months ago

Manousheh, rocks Bleecker St.

by Motosport 8 months ago

We decided to try the new Middle Eastern place on Bleecker St for Lunch yesterday. It was nothing short of amazing! ...

Ttrockwood commented 8 months ago

Armenian/middle-eastern restaurant on Greenwich and 7th

by Vijay Prakash Mathur 14 years ago

Many moons ago (25 years or so) I ate at a restaurnt in this area which had wonderful food. A dish called Pitinjin Ya...


shihtzumom commented 9 months ago

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