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Sahara Mediterranean Cuisine

3061 Fieldstone Way, Suite 1200, Lexington, KY 40513-9006
859-224-1138
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English first
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7 reviews 7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014 NEW

5 stars is just not enough. I absolutely LOVE the chicken shawarma!!! I intend, someday, to try something different but I just can't not get the chicken shawarma. By far my favorite restaurant in Lexington. Get there early and expect to wait in line. They close when they sell out of food. Always fresh and always fantastic.

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Lexington, Kentucky, United States
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014

Don't go here looking for anything other than a fast casual experience, there are lots of tables packed into a relatively small space. BUT ... the food is tasty, the portion is large and the price for the lunch special is reasonable.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014

Food is pretty good, also good prices, but the attitude of the woman at the cash register is nasty, if the food wasn't that good, I'd never come here so I wouldnt have to see her face again

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Indianapolis, Indiana
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20 reviews 20 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2014

Went to this place today and had long lines... Was very excited and looking forward to it bc I had heard sooo much abt this place..food was just ok.. Average.. But good value for money. Falafel and lamb kebab was good but not worth 5 stars.. Food is average but no other place with Mediterranean food so I guess everyone... More

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Lexington, Kentucky
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2014

Love this restaurant. The food is soooooo good, If atmosphere is what you are looking for, then this is probably not the place for you, but if you are looking for delicious Mediterranean food this is the place!!

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Lexington, KY
Senior Contributor
45 reviews 45 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2014 via mobile

I have lived in the area for years and never gave this place a second look. Wow, what a mistake! The food and favors are amazing. I had the chicken shawarma and hummus lunch which completely satisfied me with taste and portion size. I travel to New York quite a bit, and it gives the sense of being in a... More

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Aldie, Virginia
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2014

Great food and large portions for a good price is what you will get here! Everything is full of flavor and tastes fresh.

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Mount Sterling, Kentucky, United States
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55 reviews 55 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2014

Had the Beef and Lamb Shawarma, was served with saladm hummus garlic sauce over a bed of rice with a pita on the side. The meat was juicy, and the rice was perfect! The best part was it was only 6.99. Will be going back.

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Top Contributor
54 reviews 54 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2014

Sahara's food is top notch. Nothing fancy about the place. You order at the counter, they give you a plastic number to put on your table and bring it out to your table when ready. The lunch special has two kinds of rice, hummus, a Greek style salad, a pita, and whichever meat you ordered. Everything I've ever had here... More

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Williamstown, Kentucky
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26 reviews 26 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2014

Went to lunch at Sahara and was very surprised. The food was delicious and reasonably priced. I had the Chicken Shawarma and it was great. I was also very impressed with their hummus which is really good as well. Just be sure to get there early as it gets very busy at lunch.

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