Browsing the "Middle Eastern" Category

Kabsa House: Middle Eastern Cuisine in Downtown Vancouver

Kabsa House is located on Robson Street on the 2nd floor specializing in Middle Eastern cuisine. We were invited to check out a few of their dishes on their menu. Interior The interior has a lot of natural light during [...]

November 18, 2018 Middle Eastern, Robson Street/West End

Balila Vancouver: Rainbow Hummus, Wraps and Lamb Shanks

Hummus for your thoughts? My friends and I have been having hummus cravings for the last little while. The taste is just delicious when used as a dip or incorporated into other dishes like a wrap. Balila is a Mediterranean [...]

July 3, 2018 Gastown, lunch, Middle Eastern

Salchicha: North African and Middle Eastern cuisine in Vancouver

Salchicha on Granville Street serves up Northern African and Middle Eastern cuisine in Vancouver. Pretty unique since there isn’t many places that serve that type of food. I was invited to try a few of their signature items on the [...]

November 23, 2016 Downtown, Kid Friendly, Middle Eastern, Three Beakers

Uncle Kebab: Middle Eastern Food Truck

The Surrey Food Cart Festival was a few weeks ago and Uncle Kebab was one of the food trucks there. Their food truck serves up Shawarma Wraps and Shawarma Plates on their menu. All items are under $10. You can find [...]

August 4, 2015 British Columbia, Food Carts, Middle Eastern, Streetcart, Three Beakers

Einstein Wrap House: Donair and Shawarma in Gastown

Einstein Wrap House is located in Tinseltown and they serve up donair and shawarma. I haven’t had a wrap or a platter in a long time, so I decided to drop by for lunch. The prices are under $9 and [...]

January 3, 2015 Gastown, lunch, Middle Eastern, Three Beakers

Donair Dude: Huge Delicious Donairs on Granville Street

Donair Dude on Granville Street is cranking out some amazing donairs. I can’t believe it took me so long to come here. KoreanGirl and I were looking for some cheap lunch to fill our bellies and stumbled upon Donair Dude. [...]

April 16, 2014 Downtown, Four Beakers, Late Night, lunch, Middle Eastern
Mangal Kiss Mid East BBQ

Mangal Kiss Mid East BBQ: New Location at Main Street Station

Mangal Kiss has set up their second food cart right outside Main Street Skytrain Station. My coworkers are all raving about their amazing sandwiches, soups and wraps. We usually don’t have too many food options in the area, but when [...]

December 24, 2013 lunch, Middle Eastern, Mount Pleasant/Main Street, Sandwich, Three Beakers

Pita Wrap Cafe: Come Here, Eat Cheap, Be Full.

Pita Wrap Cafe is super popular for international students for their cheap lunch deals. You can probably get really full for about $7. They have about 2 daily specials, which are usually the most popular. Since I wanted to explore [...]

November 2, 2011 Downtown, Middle Eastern, Two Beakers

Mangal Kiss Mid East BBQ Truck: It’s like Nuba on A Truck

Since so many Food Carts are continually popping up Downtown, I thought it would be a great idea to check out more of them! Since there are so many near my work place that are new, I needed to go [...]

October 26, 2011 Downtown, Food Carts, Middle Eastern, Streetcart, Three Beakers

Aladdins Shawerma Cafe: Decent Shawerma

Every time I pass by Babylon Café, I wonder how the other shawerma restaurant compares. This place is a few shops down from Babylon Café called Aladdin’s Café.  One major difference is that you can sit inside Aladdin’s Café and [...]

June 26, 2011 Downtown, Middle Eastern, Three Beakers

Nuba: Amazing for Lunch

Since another one of my coworkers was leaving, it was another lunch outing at the office. We chose Nuba since it was a decent walk from the office and has a reputation for delicious food. They did not take reservations, [...]

May 31, 2011 Downtown, Four Beakers, lunch, Middle Eastern

Babylon Cafe

I had no idea where to eat, so I walked around Robson Street and Babylon Cafe caught my eye. I was introduced to Babylong Cafe a few years ago by a friend. The place at first looked uber sketch but [...]

February 27, 2011 Downtown, Middle Eastern, Three Beakers