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133 Harvard Ave, Boston, MA 02134-2702
+1 617-783-8100
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11:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Sat 11:00 - 22:00
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14 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016

I had a party that they catered, I ordered food for 22 and had tons of leftovers, amazing kabobs,salad and the garlic sauce is addictive! The food was labeled beautifully and excellent quality! I highly recommend!

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Thank rsfamily
Boston, Massachusetts
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135 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 October 2016 via mobile

Garlic 'n Lemons is simply so-so Arabic fast food. I ordered a spicy chicken shawarma roll up combo and got French fries and two pieces of falafel for sides. The fries were standard- no complaints there. The falafel however was pretty terrible; they were room temperature and had very little flavor. If I didn't know any better, I'd swear I'm... More 

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Thank Dimitrios D
Boston, Massachusetts
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016

Delicious food. Love the chicken shawarma (wrap or plate ). If you are staying in the Allston area it's a great spot to have lunch or dinner. Generous portions.

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Thank MCD1545
Wilbraham, Massachusetts
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 September 2016 via mobile

My son took me to this restaurant for a quick bite. I really don't like hummus but he made me try it. It was not gritty at all and very tasty. The kebab was delicious. I woul recommend this restaurant.

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Thank lag2016
Siena, Italy
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15 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 June 2016 via mobile

I will start saying that a Saudi brought me there,so you'd expect him to know Arabic food! Everything was delicious and the service very quick! Also the bathroom was very clean,which is not for everywhere considering it was a busy Friday night. I just can't wait to be back!

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Thank pah551
Sandwich
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56 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 June 2016

My son is a regular at Garlic 'n Lemons and suggested my husband and I stop there for a quick lunch. We popped in quite early on a Saturday, minutes after they opened, and found several tables already occupied, and more people coming in as we stared at the lunch board and offerings behind the counter. It's a cute place,... More 

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Thank kellery
Clemmons, North Carolina
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254 reviews
122 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 April 2016

I stopped here with my girlfriend one day while shopping. She ordered a falafel wrap combo, I got a spicy chicken and spicy beef shawarma combo, and we got a beef kibbeh to share. The food was all really good - the Greek salad could have been a little better, but the shawarma was some of the best I've ever... More 

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Thank Andrei S
Honolulu, Hawaii
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27 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 October 2015 via mobile

Love the Schwarma and salad! Don't forget that yummy garlic sauce... The sides are just as good, particularly string beans. At these prices, can't go wrong.

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Thank MahaloAmigo
Boston, Massachusetts
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98 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 July 2015

Got takeout here on a hot day while moving into the neighborhood. Won't call the service "friendly" but it was efficient. They were cheap with the hot sauce though. The wraps were huge (recommend the wheat bread) and pretty cheap. The food was freshly prepared and very flavorful. Highly recommended

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Thank travelingman979
Boston, Massachusetts
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70 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 July 2015

Quick fix for lunch/dinner/snack. Spicy chicken/beef Shawarma are great. Vegatarian options too with too many sides to choose from.

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Thank DrRoyA

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Lebanese, Mediterranean, Middle Eastern, Halal, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 22:00
Monday
11:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 22:00
Saturday
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 133 Harvard Ave, Boston, MA 02134-2702
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Boston
  • Phone Number: +1 617-783-8100

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?