Now Open: Arabesque


Arabesque is a Middle Eastern restaurant and hookah lounge that is halal certified. It is an environment that is a great place to hang out and have specialty Turkish coffee or enjoy a full meal trying their specialty, house made Shawarma. Mohammad Naser and Heba Abdel-Hamid are co-owners each with strong community ties and passion for quality food and service. Mohammed is Palestinian with a background in psychology. He was a successful businessman and contractor for the United Nations in Syria and came to Winnipeg in 2012. Heba recently obtained a graduate degree in peace and conflict studies from the University of Manitoba.  Arabesque is committed to community engagement, creating an inclusive space while providing an authentic Middle Eastern experience.