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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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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good28%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“mixed platter” (30 reviews)
“garlic dip” (18 reviews)
“falafel” (21 reviews)
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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 today via mobile

love to catch up with frienss here. clean well presented place. You are never rushed, very curtious staff. food and flavours are a must for healthy living. great for parties too. Not the cheapest in town but us dollar value

Thank hellenp2006
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Food is absolutely amazing. I love the Beirut platter to share. The baklava is delicious too. A regular for us!

Thank tmgarcia1102
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Great food, sadly overshadowed by bad service. Before we’ve finished our meals a waiter was already collecting dishes from our table of 12! We were more or less pushed out the door, as guests got up they were removing chairs and bottles of wine we...More

Thank Adriana G
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We sat outside on a lovely evening and had a delicious banquet. Flavours were delicious and there was more than enough to eat. Service was attentive and the food arrived quickly. We had a baby with a pram and staff didn’t mind. A top place...More

Thank MisDonsey
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Food was delicious. Very authentic and filling. Size was very generous. The share plates are a great way to try a bit of everything. Service however was terrible. They were reasonably busy but no excuse for how slow they were. They forgot items and weren’t...More

Thank Emmalight
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Samaras is considered one of the best restaurants in Wollongong. I have mixed feeling about it. I went there a few times and sometimes I just absolutely love it, other times I don’t like it as much. I guess you just have to be lucky...More

Thank Catscampos
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Tradition lebonese food. Well cooked. My main complaint is there are very few seciaks. Still well cooked great Mediterranean food

Thank graeme m
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Can't fault this place. It was my first time here and food was brilliant and service was great. Ordered the Lebanese mixed platter for 2 and we couldn't get through it. The menu is gluten free friendly, and they accommodated pram space for us. Will...More

Thank Daniel V
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Samaras is my go-to restaurant for good food at a good price. The platters are great value and good to share around the table. The staff are also really friendly. Make sure you book because it’s always busy (for a reason)!

Thank Tahlia M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had a fabulous dining experience. We were a group of 10 and ordered a la carte and our waiter and kitchen ensured we had the right amount. The salads were very fresh and tasty. Our mixed grill was cooked well. Would recommend the kafta...More

Thank YNVel
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March 7, 2017|
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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, Late Night
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Large groups, Kids, Families with children, Special occasions, Local cuisine
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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