The Kscope

Locales logo
Forgot your your password?

Iza Juicy Sometin’ Best Shawarma TO Pop-Up 2019 Highlights

Best Shawarma TO hosted a naija tasting pop-up experience at Kitchen 24 on Saturday Dec 7th. Admission for the event was $20 and that included a free cocktail and a “Juicy Box” which consisted of Suya wings, fried, and a mini grilled corn.

I arrived at 6:45pm and was welcomed with good vibes. There was a DJ playing music, and each table was set up with games for entertainment. The bar was set up with the free cocktail and I picked up one as I waited on my juicy box.

Juicy Box

I finally got my juicy box about 40min after .The box was paired with a spicy mayo mix that complimented the box. Everything in the box tasted so good but my favourite had to be the corn, probably a bias choice just because I love grilled corn.

The menu consisted of Shawarma with either beef, chicken, goat, or beef/chicken combo or the same thing as a bowl for $10. I opted for a spicy goat Shawarma because I’ve never had that combination before. To order, we had to order online on bsto.ca.

While we waited for the fresh Shawarma, I occupied my time with a few table games. I played WHOT for the first time which I learned is the Nigerian version of UNO, and I watched along as people played LUDO as well as JENGA.

The special entertainment for the night was singer-songwriter Zene Soul. She played a few of her original music as well as one cover.

The founder of Best Shawarma TO, Andrew came out and gave a little speech of appreciate.

As the night went on, Shawarma orders started to finally go out. It was a little slow as the event was SOLD OUT and over capacity. I finally got my Shawarma about 2 hours after my initial order. The shawarma had a spicy mayo sauce and it also included a sausage which was a surprised as I bit into the Shawarma. I have to say that I found it very tasty but I wish that it was a little fuller or a slightly bigger portion as I wasn’t 100% full.

Overall the energy was great, the vibes were on point, the people were fun, and the food was good. The only thing I would change is probably the service.

You can order Best Shawarma TO on Ubereats or SkiptheDishes on Saturdays and follow them on instagram to look out for their next event.

Copy link
Powered by Social Snap