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Petra Cafe

31 E Center St, Ste 101, Fayetteville, AR 72701-5350
479-443-3090
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English first
Savannah, Georgia, United States
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10 reviews 10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2014

This cozy little restaurant is perfect for a quick lunch date with a friend that won't leave your wallet empty. The prices are fair and food is fantastic. I had the soup and sandwich combo with the Super Pocket and Potato Soup, with Grape Leaves on the side. Every bite was satisfying and I left comfortably full but not feeling... More

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Arkansas
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26 reviews 26 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2014

Great food and a nice price. We found the area restaurants to be quite high in cost but this place had good portions for fair prices. Quaint seating and super nice staff. The Gyro I had was excellent!

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springfield
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24 reviews 24 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2014

We arrived at this tiny restaurant at 11:30a.m. on a Sat., so expected to be in line for a while, based on previous reviews, but our timing was perfect. Two people at a tiny table just inside the door left as we walked in so we plunked down. Service is a bit slow, but worth it. The baba ganush (spelling?)... More

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Fayetteville, Arkansas
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40 reviews 40 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2013

We both enjoyed the Petra Platter (A lil'bit of all our favourites, hummus, falafil, baba ghanouge and tabouleh). I am happy to report that I found a Fayetteville restaurant that has the flavors and fresh taste that I learned in other states / countries. The owner of Petra is from Jordan and proud of his heritage just as I am... More

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Fayetteville, Arkansas, USA
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129 reviews 129 reviews
99 restaurant reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2013

Everything in Petra Cafe tastes fresh and the baklava is really great. I am a pretty harsh critic of hummus (I make my own every week), but their hummus satisfies me in terms of a rich flavor. Get the Petra Plate and you won't go wrong!

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Tampa, Florida
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189 reviews 189 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
221 helpful votes 221 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2013

This was very good, and you can't beat the price. I had the Mayo platter with grape leaves, baba ganoush, and lamb gyro meat. And I love that they thinly slice their gyro meat!. I would definitely go back.

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Fayetteville, Arkansas
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9 reviews 9 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2013

My daughter suggest we meet at Petra's for lunch. We went and I was glad we did. The place is small but the food is great. We had a combo plate, Turkish coffee, Humus and baklava. The service is great and the food was fresh and tasty.

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NWA
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8 reviews 8 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2013

Again, I am not from this country so I would never critique somebody who is from there. Love the flavors, very fresh, great place to visit.

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Senior Contributor
31 reviews 31 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2013 via mobile

I have passed this resteraunt many times over the years. I finally decided to stop and give it a try. Indide was very small. only a few tables. I decided to shy away from the standard gyro sandwich and tried a few things new to me. The hummus was wonderful, falafel was truly the best I have ever had. I... More

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Fayetteville, Arkansas
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39 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2013

i saw the man heat up pre sliced lamb on a electric skillet. maybe from turkey but in america we expect more of a product than one purchased from sams club(where i saw him unloading his ingredients from) YIKES

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