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Phoenician Restaturant

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12 Alpha St, Haverhill, MA 01832-3519
(978) 373-1714
4:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Closed now
All hours
Sun 2:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Tue - Sat 4:00 pm - 9:30 pm
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Salem, New Hampshire
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were a party of 8 with a 7PM reservation on Saturday night. Waitress was terrible. Slow taking order, slow bringing order, never refilled our water glasses. We finally had to ask for a new waitress.

Thank Evelyn S
Methuen, Massachusetts
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Recently visited this restaurant, ordered the swordfish and it was the best I have had in quite some time. We had been visiting with friends of ours so the conversation was flowing and the waitress couldn't be more accommodating with waiting for us to be ready. She was very attentive, water glass was always full and came back and forth... More 

Thank Dave0476
Boston, Massachusetts, United States
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2016

I took my wife out for our 32nd anniversary and the whole experience was terrible. We both started off with the French onion soup, which was ok. I ordered the Prime rib with French fries and a salad. Got my meal before the salad. Prime rib was awful. Fries were really good, and I couldn't enjoy my salad, as I... More 

Thank Janice G
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109 reviews
68 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 121 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2016

Was there the other night with some of my friends from work. The food was delicious, but our waitress Stacey was horrid. Whenever you asked for something, she gave you such an abrupt answer while she was walking away. She was VERY RUDE and UN professional. At the end of the night, she apologized for being so rushed, as she... More 

Thank BrenAndBob S
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2016

I frequently order take out.The prime rib/simp combo is delicious.I will often get lamb on a stick.You can't beat the fries and salad..so much and so good.I also order the queen sized prime rib..more than enough for two people.However,if you are looking to save money,The Phoenician is not the place to eat.The food is very good,but very very expensive for... More 

Thank Beverly F
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13 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2016

But.... you spend $120 for dinner .. and you order a soda and want a refill and they charge you the $3.00 for your second soda.. My wife and I go out at least 2/3 times a week... and .... this is the only restaurant... that charges for the second soda.... so will not go back again.... Shadi's is just... More 

Thank Joe B
Hudson, NH
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65 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2016 via mobile

Sat at bar on a Thursday eve. Not too many people in restaurant or in the bar. Place seemed pretty empty. Seemed odd. Passed friends who had been at bar and eaten earlier, they were not impressed. Food was cold.. We had the middle eastern sampler. Added baked kibbee and grapeleaves. The grapeleaves were a bit mushy. Another order escargot.... More 

Thank catherine57NH
Chester, New Hampshire
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62 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2016

We've been eating here for years, and can't say enough good things about the place. They've got the best prime rib, best french fries, and of course, the best mid-east platter around. Double thumbs up!

Thank Ralph F
Windham, New Hampshire
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32 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2016

All their entrees are excellent however the lamb in my opinion is fantastic. You can order one, two or three lamb chops. Not an outstanding wine list but there are a few keepers on the list. I eat out quite often and do enjoy fine cuisine and this is my favorite local place to go.

Thank Lenny46276
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26 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2016

The waitress was friendly but the service was very slow. We waited almost 30 minutes between the time we finished our apps and then got our salads. It was another 30 minutes before we got out meals. Granted we visited on a Saturday night but it was not overly busy. There were many empty tables. The food was not great.... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    3.5 of 5 stars
American, Mediterranean, Lebanese, Middle Eastern
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Business meetings, Families with children, Large groups
Open Hours
2:00 pm - 9:00 pm
4:00 pm - 9:30 pm
4:00 pm - 9:30 pm
4:00 pm - 9:30 pm
4:00 pm - 9:30 pm
4:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 12 Alpha St, Haverhill, MA 01832-3519
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Haverhill
  • Phone Number: (978) 373-1714

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