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Phoenicia Restaurant

4201 Veterans Memorial Blvd, Ste C, Metairie, LA 70006-5442
504-889-9950
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English first
Kenner, Louisiana
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47 reviews 47 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2014

we used to go to this restaurant when it first opened and recently went back -- it has gone down in quality both in food and decor. The decor of the restaurant definitely needs to be updated and the food quality definitely needs to be updated. When they first opened, they had decent Mediterranean food in a decent ambiance with... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2014 via mobile

The first time I came to the restaurant, the staff was very courteous and even offered OTC meds because they knew I had a 1-hour drive back home. Today, the waiter was able to cater to our party of 7 with much ease. We had an enjoyable three-course meal. They have the best Lebanese tea I have ever experienced with... More

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New Orleans, Louisiana
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200 reviews 200 reviews
171 restaurant reviews
80 helpful votes 80 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2013

I can't understand the reviews that rave about this restaurant. I guess it's the only one serving this style of food in Metairie and they have nothing to compare it to. We went for lunch, the food was average quality, portions were medium sized, the waitress could not even pronounce the dishes and did not know what they were. She... More

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New Orleans, Louisiana
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19 reviews 19 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2013

We absolutely love this restaurant. The meals are incredible and portions are generous. The gyro meat is absolutely fantastic.

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Mobile AL
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24 reviews 24 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2013

We were driving down Veteran's Blvd after a concert and spied the sign for Phoenicia Restaurant. BEST restaurant we EVER stumbled across. Our server Yasmine was wonderful and friendly. The food was AWESOME! I had lamb chops with salad and hummus. Also had stuffed grape leaves appetizer. She had chicken kabobs. For dessert we had Baklava and Ashta. Everything was... More

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Atlanta, Georgia, United States
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2013

The food is real good, the taste, originality, authenticity I am so impressed. We discovered the restaurant 4 years ago, since we come to New Orleans twice a year for business, we make sure we book a hotel in the same area just to be close to this restaurant. Since then, have brought my two daughters and a friend and... More

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New Orleans, Louisiana
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2013

The service is good. The food is great. I usually get the chicken shawarma plate. It comes with choice of sides. Choose the hummus. Its the best. Ive been to Byblos and Accropolis and this place beats them hands down. The prices are very reasonable.

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New Orleans, Louisiana
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22 reviews 22 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2012

It is in a corner of the shopping center, somewhat out of the way. The food is straightforward, nothing very fancy, but good middle eastern food. We like their falafel sandwiches which are reasonably priced, and the labneh. They used to have belly dancers on some weekend evenings but I am not sure if they still do. There is a... More

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River Ridge, Louisiana
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99 reviews 99 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
95 helpful votes 95 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2012

Lebanese is one of my favorite kinds of food and I usually order the vegetarian plate (I'm not vegetarian but that's my favorite). The veggie grape leaves were really delicious and they were served nice and warm. The hummus was better than the baba ganoush -- I like my baba ganoush a little "smokier" tasting. Still pretty good though. I... More

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Fort Lauderdale, Florida
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122 reviews 122 reviews
99 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2012

had this catered at work and its our favorite! humus always runs out ! pita bread fresh and meat selection is great.

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