3817 Beryl Road, Raleigh (828-1628) and 10235 Chapel Hill Road, Morrisville (466-8100).
Cuisine: Middle Eastern.
Prices: entrees average less than $10.
Atmosphere: cheerfully casual (both locations).
Service: family-run friendly.
Recommended: hot items can be uneven; otherwise, everything.
Open: lunch and dinner daily.
Reservations: not accepted.
Other: Visa, MasterCard, American Express, Discover; no alcohol; smoke-free; vegetarian-friendly; kid-friendly.
The N&O's critic dines anonymously; the newspaper pays for all meals. We rank restaurants in five categories:
Zero stars: Poor