$10 Deal: Balqees’ chicken shawarma is hard to beat

By , Special to The Daily Memphian Published: September 07, 2023 2:33 PM CT
Joshua Carlucci
Special to The Daily Memphian

Joshua Carlucci

Joshua Carlucci is a food writer and professional cook from rural Central California. He is a Memphis transplant by way of New Orleans and New York City. He has a bachelor’s in English from UC Berkeley, a culinary diploma from the Institute of Culinary Education and is an MFA candidate in Creative Writing at the University of Memphis.

Shawarma comes in many dishes. The most important thing is that it’s meat-roasted on a spinning skewer and sliced right off the spit to order.


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