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71 Sullivan St, Frnt 2, New York City, NY 10012-4331
+1 646-368-9957
8:00 am - 7:00 pm
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Pikeville, Kentucky
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 30, 2016 via mobile

We were looking to get middle eastern food while on vacation and this was close to our hotel. We had the falafel sandwich on white pita with hummus and salad. We also had the zaatar pita and it was very tasty

Thank cvbc
New York
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 20, 2016 via mobile

This is such a great place in Soho for a reasonable quick lunch. It's very small (2 tables) so I usually just pick up. They offer a great variety of options for a good price. I love the combos. You can get 3 items for under $10. The food is already prepared so you're in and out in minutes. I... More 

New York City, New York
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 26, 2015

Although the space is small the variety and quality of the food is amazing. For $11 you can have the combination of 4 different options.Also, try the mango juice delicious.

Thank Rafael S
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 4, 2015

Okay - this is another place that the locals in New York Go. More tourists shopping in SOHO should go here rather than the traps on Broadway! I really loved it here. Got lunch for $7 and while I ate--in watched as locals stopped in for lunch and got their food to-go. Really quality ingredients and fresh and delicious. I... More 

Thank VTJedi
Newton, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 25, 2014

Dropped in while walking around Soho for a great lunch. This place is pretty cramped, but sometimes the best places are a "hole in the wall". Friendly staff and delicious food.

Thank HereticBill
New York City, New York
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371 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 27, 2014 via mobile

Ba'al has very good Middle Eastern food at reasonable prices. Most of the menu is vegetarian. The fattoush, fennel and taboulle salads are fresh and tasty as are the soups. One of their specialties are the baked breads. Especially the zaatar bread and one with cheese is very good. They also have a very fast delivery service.

Thank Katrin S
Bridgewater, New Jersey
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 16, 2014

The cafe serves fresh and tasty middle eastern food. I often go there as I work close by, and I have always enjoyed what I got. Often several people from work go there too, and given the different tastes we order a wide selection off the menu. My standard lunch is Lentel Soup, Shepherd Salad, and a side order of... More 

Thank dhoerl
las vegas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 20, 2014

I came across Ba'al Cafe in Soho while sightseeing. The cafe had so many dishes that I wanted to try but I settled on Taboulle, Fattoush salad, Chicken Shawarma, and Za'Atar flatbread. My gosh, all the dishes were awesome and all at a great price. My favorite was the Fattoush salad and Za'Atar flatbread. I have never had these dishes... More 

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Newport, Rhode Island
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 22, 2012

My wife -- a native Egyptian -- and I sampled a variety of items from Ba'al's menu. All were excellent. This place does a booming takeout business, but there is also a window counter for eating inside. Be sure to get the freshly made flat bread. It's yummy.

Thank Gerberlicious

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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
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    4 of 5 bubbles
Lebanese, Mediterranean, Middle Eastern, Vegetarian Friendly
Open Hours
8:00 am - 7:00 pm
8:00 am - 7:00 pm
8:00 am - 7:00 pm
8:00 am - 7:00 pm
8:00 am - 7:00 pm
8:00 am - 7:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 71 Sullivan St, Frnt 2, New York City, NY 10012-4331
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > SoHo
  • Neighborhood: SoHo
  • Phone Number: +1 646-368-9957
Phone is (646) 368-9957. Reviewed on Yelp at http://www.yelp.com/biz/baal-caf%C3%A9-manhattan-2

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

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Once the artistic hub of New York, SoHo is now one of the premiere shopping destinations in the world. Housing everything from the most popular luxury brands to swank boutiques you won’t find anywhere else, this is a sophisticated shopper’s dream come true. Broadway is teeming with big-name stores and people during the day, while Prince and Spring Streets are the other main drags to explore. Take a detour down the quieter side streets to see the real star of the district – the world’s largest collection of intricate and elegant cast-iron architecture. What were once warehouses and art studios are now meticulously restored loft buildings favored by many of New York’s celebrities, making SoHo one of the trendiest addresses in the city.
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