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563 Ritson Rd S, Oshawa, Ontario L1H 5K6, Canada
+1 905-448-0892
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  • Excellent77%
  • Very good17%
  • Average6%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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Middle Eastern, Persian, Halal, Vegetarian Friendly
563 Ritson Rd S, Oshawa, Ontario L1H 5K6, Canada
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

I hadn't been here in 3 years but I was missing out on some great Persian food. Its a bit out of my way but I just felt like trying it with my wife who had never been there before. She got hooked and we...More

Thank Shahid B
Reviewed 22 February 2018 via mobile

Heated and a little spicey rich food Persian Style. You should try Cyrus at leasr once. I have had all the dishes and loved them all. The decor and music are Persian. A wonderful escape!

Thank Andrew F
Reviewed 20 August 2017 via mobile

Gotta go here for a great chicken shawarma. You will not regret itPark across the street though as the lot is small

Thank JSS253
Reviewed 23 July 2017

I had been wanting to go here for ages! So glad I did! The people running this place are so lovely and warm. The food is amazing and generous portions! I need to go back...soon!

Thank KasiaCz01
Reviewed 14 July 2017

The location and size of store is not what you are looking for but It was amazing quality of persian food, I never believed to see such a quality far from Toronto! I tried kabob and it was one of the best which I suggest....More

Thank Armatian B
Reviewed 19 June 2017

I wouldn't call myself a Shawarma professor but a t-shirt I was gifted does read "Professor Shawarma". So, I know my shawarma and Cyrus is the real deal. All the good reviews are correct. Your friends creating hype for this spot are doing the right...More

Thank Faisal R
Reviewed 31 May 2017

Delicious shawarma wraps and plate. Cyrus is also very friendly and welcoming! I have been there many times, and it never disappoints! My daughter loves the falafel as well.

Thank rudkinsm
Reviewed 16 May 2017

This restaurant is owned and operated by a lovely, hardworking couple. I’ve been here several times, and each time they were warm and friendly and welcoming. Not a fancy restaurant, but great tasting and good quality Persian food - Koobideh Kabab, Chicken Kabab, Vaziri, combination...More

Thank Wallacia B
Reviewed 13 May 2017

Food is Amazing.. Staff are very friendly. Best Shwarma i have ever had. The perfect amount of spices and sauce. I recommend the spicy option.. perfect amount of kick.

Thank Fatima O
Reviewed 2 March 2017

If you like tasty shawarma,even spicy ones,this is the place to get it.The koobideh (beef) is really tasty too,served with rice and fresh salad.It's great for take out and dining in too.The place is small but the staff are very friendly and welcoming.

Thank Myintuition1
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Sandra L
3 January 2015|
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Response from TangoForFun | Reviewed this property |
I am a reviewer of Cyrus not anything to do with them. You might try calling them to get your question answered but I don't think they do. Happy new year!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
US$4 - US$35
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 7:00 PM
11:00 AM - 7:00 PM
11:00 AM - 7:00 PM
11:00 AM - 7:00 PM
12:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 563 Ritson Rd S, Oshawa, Ontario L1H 5K6, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Oshawa
  • Phone Number: +1 905-448-0892
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