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Sahara Mediterranean Cuisine

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3061 Fieldstone Way, Suite 1200, Lexington, KY 40513-9006
11:00 am - 7:00 pm
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Mon - Sat 11:00 am - 7:00 pm
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Wilmore, Kentucky
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I live locally and eat at this restaurant occasionally. I would eat there more often but they run out of food early in the evening and I usually can't get there in time to have a good selection. Then they close for most of the summer while the owners go back to Lebanon for a while. While most places wouldn't... More 

Thank Mary R
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7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Sahara serves quality Mediterranean cuisine , tasty with nice portions and friendly staff. Unfortunately they close early and shut down for a few weeks in the summer.

Thank Craig R
Lexington, Kentucky
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34 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2016 via mobile

Sahara serves fresh food but recently loosing the quality, its still one of the best choices in terms of quantity. It still carries the same Menu and does need some uplift

Thank Atif S
Lexington, Kentucky
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2016

Sahara is one of my top 3 favorites in Lexington! This is the place I go to when I want a quick, yet delicious and well balanced bite that is also budget friendly. Sahara is also my go to place when I have friends visiting from out of town or I want to treat friends for a meal. If you... More 

Thank angeliquebell
Plainsboro, New Jersey
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65 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2016

We have been to this place numerous times, with or without any special occasion. Still we devour their food every time we visit. Their Sahara Chicken, Lamb Kufta Kebab, Chicken Shawarma, Falafel along with the super delicious Garlic Sauce are undoubtedly the best in the country. These are beyond comparisons, beyond descriptions I would rather say! The Sahara Chicken is... More 

Thank Jayita G
Gig Harbor, Washington
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156 reviews
112 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2016

I told the attendant that this was my first time here, and he promptly told me what was popular and what he liked. Even though it was 5:30pm they were already out of a couple of dishes. Get here early because this place gets crowded quickly. The restaurant is set up more as a fast food service - you place... More 

Thank Jeff P
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56 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2016 via mobile

Went with some friends from work based on a recommendation I received. I was not dissapointed in any way. I got the shawarma with a mix of half chicken and half beef/lamb if I'm not mistaken. The food was delicious and very affordable. I'll be back.

Thank Weltreisender00
Roseville, California
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66 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2016 via mobile

Have been several times and have never been disappointed. Great value and fear food! Always glad to see vegetarian options. Very clean and friendly staff. Would definitely recommend!

Thank wanderlustb8
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52 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2016 via mobile

My husband and I had lunch here on a Saturday. We got there and it was packed but the line was moving fast. We placed our order; #46 or 47 which is a meal for two, falafel, stuffed grape leaves, hummus and a Greek salad. We found a table and our food was brought to us very quickly. My husband... More 

Thank Jeremiah H
Printer, Kentucky
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2016

Very small and busy place. I ate inside and it was kind of messy but once the food came to me I didn't care. It was delicious! Next time I'll probably just get it to go.

Thank Austin P

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    3.5 of 5 stars
Mediterranean, Middle Eastern, Greek, Halal
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
11:00 am - 7:00 pm
11:00 am - 7:00 pm
11:00 am - 7:00 pm
11:00 am - 7:00 pm
11:00 am - 7:00 pm
11:00 am - 7:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3061 Fieldstone Way, Suite 1200, Lexington, KY 40513-9006
  • Location: United States  >  Kentucky (KY)  >  Lexington
  • Phone Number: 859-224-1138

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?