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“Fun food varieties” 5 of 5 stars
Review of Phoenicia Market Bar

Phoenicia Market Bar
1001 Austin Street, Houston, TX
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Ranked #48 of 7,207 restaurants in Houston
Cuisines: Middle Eastern
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Dining options: Late Night
Description: I think Middle Eastern. We were referred by locals, on the street. Food was great. Service was excellent. Beer was cold!
Lincoln, Nebraska
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53 reviews 53 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 28 cities Reviews in 28 cities
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
“Fun food varieties”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2012

Phoenicia has a varied selection of foods that I cannot find in my midwest grocery stores. I picked up some British tea and spices that taste great and are reasonably priced. The food is tasty and fresh.

Visited June 2012
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  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Any
English first
Orlando, FL
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140 reviews 140 reviews
74 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 44 cities Reviews in 44 cities
67 helpful votes 67 helpful votes
“Amazing treat”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2012 via mobile

After a day of business meetings I slipped into what I thought was a supermarket to instead find a dining treasure. Yes it was a boutique supermarket but with incredible selection of Greek food that was some of the best I have ever had. For under $10 you can grab a huge meal, a soft drink from the cooler and enjoy it in one of their many tables as you walk in. Wow the Lamb shank was out of this world and a total treat. Don't be fooled into thinking great food must be eaten on a linen table at outrageous prices. This is definitely a must eat at location.

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New York City, New York
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31 reviews 31 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 12 cities Reviews in 12 cities
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
“Don't miss it @ Houston”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2012

The market bar has nightly specials- cheap, delicious food. But more than that- its' FUN! It's part of the Phoenicia Grocery Market- which has great food, drinks, and international food favorites to go. YUM YUM . Only 2 blocks from the convention center- a block from the park. Do yourself a favor and go- you'll love it

Visited June 2012
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Carlsbad, CA
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8 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 11 cities Reviews in 11 cities
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
“Excellent Food & Drinks for All”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2012

Are you a vegetarian, vegan, gluten free or no specialty? This is the place for everyone. They have a cafeteria style service bar serving breakfast, lunch and dinner. Watch and smell the homemade pitas as they float down the conveyor belt. Do you want to have a picnic in the Discovery Green? Make your basket here. Do you want a healthy breakfast, lunch or dinner that is different than the normal hotel or restaurant food, this is the place for you.

Visited May 2012
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Columbia,TN
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21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
“Marvelous Maket”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2012

This market has such an assortment of goods. Dairy cases, meat, seafood, deli meats, salad bar, bakery , hot food line and cold drinks. This is the place to go for supplies when staying downtown.

Visited July 2012
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