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Petra Cafe & Hookah - CLOSED

2741 Old Canton Road, Jackson, MS 39216
+1 601-366-0161
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good30%
  • Average4%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible13%
Apr 15, 2015
“Lunch. ”
Oct 5, 2014
“The food and the service was great <3”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Lebanese, Mediterranean, Greek, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
2741 Old Canton Road, Jackson, MS 39216
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1 - 10 of 22 reviews

Reviewed April 15, 2015 via mobile

I always enjoy the $8.99 Chicken Shawarma Salad marinated, grilled chicken breast on top of romaine lettuce with tomato, ripe olives & feta cheese. It is always good!!

Thank NoDozMemberDCS
Reviewed October 5, 2014

My friend came to visit me from Vegas and they want to eat Greek food so we came to Petra and omg we were so happy the server she was great the food was the best hummus the best lamb I ever had and the...More

1  Thank Amyaustin8
Reviewed September 20, 2014 via mobile

I think this place is what you make it.. Take great company and you'll have a great night. We went on belly dancing night my fiancé played the drums (Arabic decent). The food was average but good. Very traditional middle eastern flavors, true to the...More

2  Thank Redcurls875
Reviewed June 3, 2014

My wife and I discovered this gem in Jackson on a followup visit after eye surgery. Located downtown a short ride from the hospital. I was concerned when we went in, no one else was there! But it was by far the best Greek food...More

2  Thank Gerard L
Reviewed April 24, 2014

We left our hotel about 7:00 looking for some dinner. We chose the Petra Café, a Middle Eastern place about three miles from our hotel. The outside of the place looked okay - but was certainly not anything special. The inside was marginally better. If...More

Thank joan&mike
Reviewed February 22, 2014

I adore this little Middle Eastern restaurant!! It is authentic...delicious... great prices.. fab atmosphere.. small and quaint Its a little jewel!!!!!! dont miss it!!!!.... parking funky so be careful!!!! They will bring you a beautiful hookah pipe... fix it up and have a great selection...More

Thank susan H
Reviewed February 10, 2014

So glad Jackson, MS has finally got a hookah bar!!! This place is decorated very cute and intimate with an amazing vibe! Located in the downtown area of Jackson! There are many hookah flavors options to choose from and you can mix flavors. Only down...More

Thank Jerica D
Reviewed January 18, 2014 via mobile

A friend and I there for dinner. We ordered our meal. I order a kabob. I could not eat it. My friends was just as bad. Terrible. Will not return.More

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petracafe, Owner at Petra Cafe & Hookah, responded to this reviewResponded February 13, 2014

I am disappointed that you were not able to rave about your meal as the majority of our customers do. We take great pride in preparing all of our meals from the heart with the best cuts of meat, fresh organic ingredients and authentic imported...More

Reviewed January 15, 2014 via mobile

I was somewhat skeptical the first time I visited as there were not a whole lot of people there. Since then I have been numerous times as the food is good and the staff is friendly.

1  Thank Scubaboles
Reviewed May 13, 2013

Loved the food. Can't wait to go back . Atmosphere good, service good. What more could you want? Hummus was definitely homemade and well seasoned. Hookah was a new fun experience.

1  Thank Patsy L
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
$5 - $16
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 - 1:00 AM
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2741 Old Canton Road, Jackson, MS 39216
  • Location: United States  >  Mississippi (MS)  >  Jackson
  • Phone Number: +1 601-366-0161
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Petra Cafe serves authentic Greek, Mediterranean, and Lebanese cuisine. This restaurant is perfect for casual dining or great for groups. Hookah is available.
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