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5215 Monroe St, Toledo, OH 43623-3190
+1 419-843-2080
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Toledo, Ohio
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29 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 February 2015 via mobile

This place is one of Toledos best kept secrets. Every meal is good and the service is fast and friendly. When we go during the week, the place is usually half empty. Nice, calm, relaxing and the food is great.

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Thank toledoohiomom
Temperance, Michigan
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 September 2014

Chicken Shwarma was best I've ever had. Stuffed grape leaves were excellent. Don't understand why so few customers were there. Food, service and atmosphere were excellent. Décor was dated, but clean as a whistle. Handicap accessible. Bargain prices on all meals on menu. This restaurant is an antique cut diamond of five carats in it's Monroe Street setting. I'm having... More 

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Thank Patricia W
Oregon, Ohio
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22 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 July 2014

This restaurant was suggested by a friend and I'm glad we listened. I've read reviews about the old decor and small crowds and I had my doubts. I actually loved the decor and thought it was very clean. It's a large place to my surprise. The food was excellent!!! I ordered three appetizers - fatoush, sauteed mushrooms w/onions and green... More 

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Thank Ed H
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 April 2014

We had appetizers and left as soon as possible. The food was mediocre but the service and atmosphere was horrible.

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1 Thank Cristajo
Toledo
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60 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 May 2013

We have been coming here for 17 years! Love the food! Hidden gem! Try the Chicken Shwarma, Hummus, or Fatoosh! The décor is a little old, but not horrible. Ever time we go, there is no wait! Nice on a weekend, when all other restaurants are busy!

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1 Thank sstravels101
Ohio City, Ohio
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139 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 July 2012

This was my first visit to Barada's, but it will not be my last. When searching for a different restaurant to try, I looked to tripadvisor and stumbled across this gem. I visited for lunch. The inside of the building is obviously dated, but that was of no concern. The menu offered numerous appetizers - most in the $4-$5.00 range.... More 

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Thank 59sunseeker
Lambertville, Michigan
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 June 2012

If you like middle eastern food then try Barada's. There Fatoosh and Humus is to die for! Shwarma is out of this world and chicken tips is the best I've ever eaten Never a wait for this place-but the food is top notch.

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1 Thank rs57_12
Sylvania, Ohio
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64 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 January 2012

I have lived most of my life in this area and when I eat out I want fresh high quality food. As native of this area - I had become programed to visit the 2 most well known Middle Eastern restaurants in Toledo. The problem is - I rarely go to those places because long waits, reservations needed, and pretty... More 

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1 Thank OhioGals
Cleveland, Tennessee
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14 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 November 2011

Whenever we are in the Toledo area, this restaurant is one of our favorites! The fatoosh is amazing with the feta and the picnic chicken with garlic sauce is to die for! The restaurant is some of the best Middle Eastern we've found in the States. My husband was in the Middle East for a year on business and couldn't... More 

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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, International, Middle Eastern
Restaurant features
Reservations, Waitstaff
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5215 Monroe St, Toledo, OH 43623-3190
  • Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Toledo
  • Phone Number: +1 419-843-2080

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