Bored of burgers and sick of sandwiches? Never fear because there is a lunchtime takeaway alternative and it's not as greasy as most of the usual takeaway offerings. Say hello to the humble kebab and all of its flavoursome fillings which you can create to your specific liking depending on your taste.
Now that we've established the kebab and its contribution the lunchtime scene, these are few of Brisbane's best independent kebab shops serving some of the most delicious lunchtime kebab's this side of Lebanon.
Wall of fame for those daring to eat the half metre kebab
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If you are feeling bold and/or absolutely ravenous, Bayside Kebabs in Clontarf serves up a colossal 0.5m kebab which weighs in at almost 2kg, made up of over 1kg in meat, plus salad, pita bread and sauces. The monster of all kebab's is the length of a new born baby and probably weighs as much.
For those willing to give it a shot, owner Essy Sabsivand has created the half-metre kebab challenge. Patrons who can devour it in 8 minutes or less receive it free. Any one else who partakes in the challenge will gain a place on the wall of fame which is covered in pictures of diners who are brave or hungry enough to give this challenge a go. Regular sized kebabs are even on the large end of the spectrum at this well priced unique kebab shop.
Bayside Kebab is located at 9 Elizabeth Ave, Clontarf.
Welcome to the first drive through kebab outlet in the world and it's not where you might expect, being located on the busy intersection of Manly and Wynnum Roads in Tingalpa in Brisbane's east. Friendly service and fantastic value combo deals make this kebab shop a real winner along with the ultimate in lunchtime convienience - being able to drive thru. Also offering a fish kebab for seafood enthusiasts as well as felafel and other vegetarian options K-Kebab is definitely worth a visit or drive thru next time you are in the area.
K-Kebab is located at Shop A, 1589 Wynnum Road, Tingalpa.
This is the ultimate neighbourhood kebab shop and authentic Lebanese cafe, and somewhat of an institution among Red Hill locals. Serving fantastic quality Lebanese food with a great variety of kebabs and kebab meat platters No No's has it literally all wrapped up. The place itself is simple and without fuss, however the emphasis here is on quality tasty food and good value with the most amazing smells greeting you as you walk in the door. No No's also do special events catering as well as Lebanese platters as well a large variety of salads and dips.
No No's is located at 158 Musgrave Road, Red Hill.
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Ive tasted many a kebab in my time and i have to tell you Sultans restaurant and take away on sangate rd in Virginia has the ultimate most delicious kebab i have ever tasted !! they even have a drive thru service which i have to admit is a little slower than maccas etc but well worth it and their chips are definately the best ive tasted as well. you can get a kebab meal deal for just on $10. great value, quality food and lots of variety dishes to choose from as well.