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St. John's wood | St. John's Wood, London NW8 7NG, England
+44 20 7722 8555
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good40%
  • Average15%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible10%
Travelers talk about
“hummus” (6 reviews)
“baklava” (2 reviews)
“salads” (3 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 am - 11:00 pmAll hours
Lebanese, Middle Eastern, Mediterranean, Halal, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
St. John's wood | St. John's Wood, London NW8 7NG, England
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1 - 10 of 58 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Have been going to Sahara for years famous for serving up good Lebanese mezza and grills on SJW high Street. Just discovered they offer 10% off your bill if you book online which only takes about 2 seconds and is worthwhile as they get busy...More

Thank Sidji
Reviewed May 13, 2017

Located in quieter part of St. John's Wood High Street, Saraha is offering unsurprising menu of Lebanese specialities. We've tried shawarma that was delicious even if the lamb meet was somewhat too lean for our taste (better quality of meet, one must admit, but we...More

1  Thank b0bnw8
Reviewed May 10, 2017 via mobile

Last night , I was invited for dinner by my friends who lives in the neighbourhood. I was really surprised by the warm welcoming we had in Sahara. The food was great , i really enjoyed the humus and all the starter that I forgot...More

1  Thank lararosette000
Reviewed May 6, 2017 via mobile

I was their with my Freind It was great, food nice and tasty and a good portion and service was gear staff friendly and helpful. Nice experience and I will come back.

1  Thank ali a
Reviewed May 1, 2017

The best lamb chopped we have ever had. Waitress with curly hair made us to come back. Portions are big, price is reasonable.

Thank bilalamirat
Reviewed April 7, 2017 via mobile

I've stop there for one of my business lunches. The music is nice but perfectly balanced to have a normal voice tone talk. The food is extremely tasty in generous sizes. This was the first time I couldn't get close to finishing my dish :)))...More

Thank Georgiana S
Reviewed April 3, 2017 via mobile

My family and I were looking for a Lebanese restaurant to dine in,a close friend recommended Sahara restaurant to us,their experience there was amazing.we were six ,welcoming was warm and friendly,we had a table near the window,we had a delicious starters ,haloumi and falafel were...More

1  Thank Jammylove
Reviewed March 27, 2017

This is my third time at this restaurant with a third consecutive poor experience. I will not be returning. 1. 3 out of the 4 courses ordered were poorly prepared. Two guests who ordered the shwarama wraps commented that there was next to no shwarama...More

2  Thank Delta K
Reviewed March 13, 2017

Having moved into the neighborhood, we are trying out all the places to determine our favorites. Sahara, is definitely at the top of our list. Excellent food, healthy, reasonably priced for the area, super friendly and accommodating staff. We tried a lot of items on...More

Thank catzac
Reviewed March 12, 2017

me and my friend were looking for place to have a dinner, they recommend sahara rest. for us, we went there it was half full worm place and I did love the music, nice atmosphere staff very friendly and helpful, food tasty and big portions...More

1  Thank ali a
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$25 - $51
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: St. John's wood | St. John's Wood, London NW8 7NG, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London>  > Regent's Park / Kings Cross
  • Neighborhood: Regent's Park / Kings Cross
  • Phone Number: +44 20 7722 8555
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