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1334 Walnut St, Frnt B, Philadelphia, PA 19107-5317
215-985-4155
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11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner

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  • 32
    Very good
  • 12
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Authentic and Good prices

A small joint with really authentic tasting food. the price is just right. Loved the rice that accompanied the entrees. will visit again for sure.

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 24, 2015
djbxtreme
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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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Atlanta, Georgia
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14 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015 NEW

The place is small, cozy, and clean. I used to frequent it often when I lived in Philly, but have since moved away, never realizing it would be hard to find its equal. As a Lebanese American and a culinary person, here's what I can tell you: Falafel: among the best anywhere in the US. Light and slightly moist, full... More 

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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21 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2015

A small joint with really authentic tasting food. the price is just right. Loved the rice that accompanied the entrees. will visit again for sure.

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Albany
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19 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2015

This is a small restaurant in an area of restaurants. I should confess that I'm a big fan of Middle Eastern food. The food is very tasty and if you are fan of middle eastern food, definitely worth dropping in. Not too expensive for what you get. Tried the hummus appetizer and a mixed grill plate. Hummus was lovely along... More 

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Sellersville, Pennsylvania, United States
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9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2015

We ate here before attending a show at Academy of Music on a Friday evening. Service was prompt, food delicious and atmosphere casual.

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Atlanta, Georgia
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43 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2015

I ordered one the platters with Hummus, Falafel, Baba, Feta Cheese, Olives and a small salad. It was really fresh and tasted delicious. It was served with warm pita bread and I had a Sahara Iced Tea. It was the perfect meal at the end of a long day. I will definitely be back!

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Absecon, New Jersey
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2015

Sahara Grill is a Lebanese restaurant serving a wide variety of middle eastern food. Their food is always well prepared and tasty, using high quality ingredients, yet the prices are very reasonable. The lamb skewers, either as lamb shishkabob or couscous with lamb, are particularly good. But, so is everything else on the menu. The baba ganoush is probably the... More 

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Mount Joy, Pennsylvania
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103 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 82 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2015

This restaurant has a solid, no frills menu of middle eastern fare, and they nail every dish right on the head. I went with my husband and another couple, and everyone agreed that their dishes were delicious and true to the menu descriptions - exactly what we expected. The baba ganoush was particularly good. Only thing missing from the menu... More 

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Roswell
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83 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2015

This is the best value for Mediterranean / Middle East food in Center City Philly. It's clean, has a good selection of vegan & Halal meat offerings and even has whole wheat pita bread.

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Highland Park
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9 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2015

My family really enjoyed Sahara. It was basically exactly what we expected, good food, moderate prices and acceptable decor. Our waiter was very nice, although he seemed a bit uncomfortable in his role. My son and I went for the Lamb Kabob sandwiches, which along with a shared app and shared dessert was enough food for my dinner. The pita... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 11, 2015

Great service Great food. Not much else I can say. Really enjoyed this little find walking around downtown.

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Additional Information about Sahara Grill

Address: 1334 Walnut St, Frnt B, Philadelphia, PA 19107-5317
Phone Number: 215-985-4155
Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Philadelphia
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Cuisine: Middle Eastern

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 1334 Walnut St, Frnt B, Philadelphia, PA 19107-5317
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Philadelphia
  • Phone Number: 215-985-4155

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Middle Eastern
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm

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