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Samaras Lebanese and Mediterranean Cuisine

417 Princes Hwy | 3/123 COrrimal St, Wollongong, Woonona, Wollongong, New South Wales 2517, Australia
+61 2 4284 9422
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good28%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travelers talk about
“mixed platter” (28 reviews)
“garlic dip” (16 reviews)
“lamb shawarma” (11 reviews)
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11:00 am - 9:30 pmAll hours
Lebanese, Mediterranean, Middle Eastern, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Halal, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
417 Princes Hwy | 3/123 COrrimal St, Wollongong, Woonona, Wollongong, New South Wales 2517, Australia
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Felt rushed out at 9.15pm even though they were still serving entrée's to others. Food was nice but charging us an additional $6 for some more garlic dip on a $65 meat platter was a bit tight guys

Thank jacktimgem
Reviewed 1 week ago

Dine-in meals are always good quality and delicious. Staff are attentive without being disruptive. A place that you are confident to go back to and the food will be consistent. For some unknown reason their take-away, while good, does not compare to the quality of...More

Thank George21150
Reviewed 1 week ago

Lots of food with very nice combinations of flavors. The patio area is a pleasant place to sit on a warm evening. The restaurant charges only a few dollars per person for BYO and there is a bottle shop next door which has a reasonable...More

Thank SAFireBear
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Have been to this restaurant several times and never let down with the amazing Lebanese food and service. Just remember to BYO!

Thank P3362WIwendyc
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Three couples had a long overdue catch up Over dinner mid week , Resturant was busy , we shared several Different dishes, we loved it, food was excellent and staff efficient and friendly We brought our own wine , great night, good service with old...More

Thank Gerry P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Always friendly ,efficient service with a smile. Food lovely-I eat too much! Have also had a family gathering there and all ages liked the food and atmosphere.

Thank SGunthorpe
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Our second trip to this popular Wollongong restaurant. The staff were very accommodating of us and nothing seemed to be any trouble. As before the food was A grade. Typical Lebanese food. Lots of it too. Tabouli, falafel, shish kebab, haloumi etc were all excellent.

Thank WLS415
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We ate here on a very cold Saturday night but the outdoor heaters kept us warm. Service was good despite them being very busy and the food came out quickly. We started with grilled haloumi with a pomegranate molasses which was delicious. More pomegranate would...More

Thank emdeme
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is our second visit to Samaras and we are just as pleased second time around. It is very pleasing to see the place very busy on a Tuesday night, so much so that we had to sit outside in the 'cooler' air. There is...More

Thank SAA5
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My partner and I had dinner here and we got the share platter for two and were so incredibly satisfied with the meal. So much flavour. The restaurant is BYO and there is a liquor land just across the street, very convenient and they kept...More

Thank Linley S
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Questions & Answers
March 7, 2017|
AnswerShow all 5 answers
Response from Chris T | Reviewed this property |
It's byo and there is a bottle shop next to the restaurant
Rose P
May 29, 2015|
Response from rehab n |
Yes it is - beer & wine . Thank you
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$7 - $27
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, Late Night
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Large groups, Families with children, Local cuisine, Special occasions
Open Hours
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 417 Princes Hwy | 3/123 COrrimal St, Wollongong, Woonona, Wollongong, New South Wales 2517, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Wollongong  >  Woonona
  • Phone Number: +61 2 4284 9422
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