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Petra Mediterranean Deli and Restaurant

200 South Green Street, Tehachapi, CA 93561
(661)822-1900
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Ranked #3 of 59 Restaurants in Tehachapi
Price range: $5 - $10
Hours:
Mon - Sat 11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Cuisines: Middle Eastern
Good for: Families with children, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Takeout
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Good for: Families with children, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Takeout
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English first
Tehachapi, California
Top Contributor
97 reviews 97 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014

This is truly a hidden gem in Tehachapi. The Mediterranean food is really good. A great selection on the menu. It does get busy so plan ahead.

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San Francisco, California
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

Lots to choose from on the menu. Great garlic fries! Their baklava dessert is the best. Friendly service. Nice tables inside and on the patio.

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Tehachapi, California
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36 reviews 36 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

Excellent food, great experience. Mediterranean Cuisine. It can get crowded, but that is the sign of good food. It is a Deli atmosphere, so not fine dining if that is what you are looking for. We go there every chance we get. Catch a movie across the street while you are there. :) We do.

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Pismo Beach
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42 reviews 42 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2014

This tiny little deli is a must try if you are a fan of real Mediterranean fare made to fresh right in front of you. We tried the falafel, the mediterranean salad, and the garlic fries. The falafel was very good and not greasy, and the fries were extremely garlicky. ;) Everything was made with fresh ingredients and the kitchen/grill... More

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Portland, Oregon
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11 reviews 11 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

Stayed in Tehachapi and was looking for a place for a carryout back to our motel. We came across the Petra Mediterranean Deli and gave them a call. Our order was ready by the time I arrived and we had a delicious and relaxing meal after a long drive. The price was reasonable and the service was fast and friendly.

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tehachapi
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4 reviews 4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

Such a wonderful place to eat in Tehachapi. The owners make you feel like family & are always willing to add or leave out any ingredient you want. The Hummus is so tasty & Chicken Shawerma wrap is one of my favorites. For those with a sweet tooth the homemade Baklava. During the winder they have a different homemade soup... More

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Tehachapi, California
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2014

My husband and I eat here at least once a week. The food is always fresh and delicious. I tell visitors to go there all of the time.

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Redding, California, United States
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15 reviews 15 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2014

I have to revise my outdated opinion of Tehachapi and what's available there for food and lodging! I went through there last week with some friends and had a really memorable meal at Petra's, chosen quite randomly. The food was fresh, authentic and delicious. Prices were reasonable, we were able to sit outside in a refreshing breeze. I highly recommend... More

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Tehachapi, California
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97 reviews 97 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2014

I have eaten here several times and always enjoyed it. Years ago I had an Arabian roommate whose family owned a true Mediterranean café. This place is authentic! Loved the Falafels and the baklava -- homemade of course. It is a bit pricey, but sooooooooo worth it!

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Kuaotunu, New Zealand
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2014 via mobile

After a long hard drive from Zion National Park good food was paramount. Who would guess that tucked in away in a Californian outpost there would be great Greek food. The falafels were delicious, the lamb in the kebab perfect. A couscous salad was tailored perfectly as requested and the hummus delectable. I would be at this place all the... More

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