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Sahara

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Hauptstrasse 167, 69117 Heidelberg, Baden-Wurttemberg, Germany
06221/6595854
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10:00 am - 3:00 am
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Hours:
Sun - Thu 10:00 am - 2:00 am
Fri - Sat 10:00 am - 3:00 am
Dining options: Reservations, Late Night

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  • 48
    Excellent
  • 32
    Very good
  • 6
    Average
  • 3
    Poor
  • 7
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Great meal!

Really enjoyed our meal here. The food was fresh and very good. We had falafel, hummus, etc. Atmosphere and decor are modern and inviting. Very crowded, but service was excellent. Highly recommended.

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 3, 2015
PrincessPeach1114
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Little Rock, Arkansas
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Dublin, Ireland
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11 reviews 11 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2015 NEW

I was a little hesitant of going here as its on the main tourist stirp and looks like an 'in and out' type of place... But! I cannot fault them at all. Fantastic staff and great food. We actually went back twice and they remembered us. Can be busy, so be prepared to wait or sit outside (Which is great... More 

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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2015 NEW

This restaurant is a favorite of my Lebanese friends so we stopped for a late lunch while in Heidelberg. Though it was quite crowded, we managed to score a table and were immediately attended to. The food was fresh and delivered to our table quickly - some of the best I've had in years! Great people, spectacular food, good prices.... More 

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Little Rock, Arkansas
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58 reviews 58 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2015

Really enjoyed our meal here. The food was fresh and very good. We had falafel, hummus, etc. Atmosphere and decor are modern and inviting. Very crowded, but service was excellent. Highly recommended.

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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2015

Quick, friendly service. Really fresh and tasty food. Great for vegetarians- loads of options (salad, falafel etc). They have example plates of all the dishes behind a counter so you can see what you're going to get. Definitely recommend.

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nc
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14 reviews 14 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2015

We stopped here for lunch when we were visiting Heidelberg. It had a nice energy and great food, plus it was convenient and reasonable!

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Mexico City, Mexico
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103 reviews 103 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2015

Some times in Germany food is an acquired taste, so it is nice to find healthy and tasty food. Sahara is a nice restaurant that serves Mediterranean/Arab food and it is full mostly of young people. It has a wide variety of dishes at quite good prices and the food quality is quite good, nice wine and beer and the... More 

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Kuwait City, Kuwait
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9 reviews 9 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2014

You will enjoy their food and dishes espcially Falafel Sub, also the grills it taste so nice and tastey. This is beside their perfect location.

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Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2014

No matter if you take a wrap, sesame paste and bread, grilled veggies or whatever you like - I've been there several times now, but never let down. And for desserts: The fine noodle, cheese, nuts and sugar syrup combination is simply fantastic! If you are more the bread and less sweet type: It's fine, really try a wrap or... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
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480 reviews 480 reviews
101 restaurant reviews
244 helpful votes 244 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014 via mobile

It was our best vegetarian wrap around. Tasty with enough to feed you for ones. The vegetables were fresh, the cheese good and the bread perfect..Recommended..

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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48 reviews 48 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
77 helpful votes 77 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014

It is located right in the center of the old town and on the street (Hauptstrasse) which is the main shopping street in Heidelberg. If you like Mediterranean/Lebanese food then this is definitely worth a try. They provide both takeaway food and also has a nice restaurant where you can order and eat.We tried their felafels for takeaways and also... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Hauptstrasse 167, 69117 Heidelberg, Baden-Wurttemberg, Germany
  • Location: Europe  >  Germany  >  Baden-Wurttemberg  >  Heidelberg
  • Phone Number: 06221/6595854

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Lebanese
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 am - 2:00 am
Monday
10:00 am - 2:00 am
Tuesday
10:00 am - 2:00 am
Wednesday
10:00 am - 2:00 am
Thursday
10:00 am - 2:00 am
Friday
10:00 am - 3:00 am
Saturday
10:00 am - 3:00 am

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?