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St. John's wood | St. John's Wood, London NW8 7NG, England
+44 20 7722 8555
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good41%
  • Average14%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible11%
Travellers talk about
“hummus” (6 reviews)
“baklava” (3 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 23:00All hours
Lebanese, Middle Eastern, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Halal
$$ - $$$
St. John's wood | St. John's Wood, London NW8 7NG, England
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Reviewed 3 days ago

We, a family of 4, enjoyed a lunch whilst sightseeing in London. As we are keen on Lebanese food we tried this place and were pleasantly surprised. Nice selection and reasonably priced. We didn't go for the special menu and opted for a selection of...More

Thank Daniel M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I cannot speak highly enough about Sahara. The food is very good in particular the mixed grill. However, what makes this place special is the staff. They are friendly and always willing to go the extra mile for you.

Thank ShahnawazMalik
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It was nice night at Sahara, company food and service. Moutable was fantastic Shish tabuk the best and the salad very tasty Me and my friend had a good time Strongly recommended.

Thank ali a
Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

Friendly Mohammad, the Lebanese assistant manager. Meze the best. We did not really enjoy the lamb shank which was humongous and easy to share. We were offered two baklava on the house which were rather dry. Nice modern well designed decor. Interesting neighbourhood. Lunch and...More

Thank Jilliana R
Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

Had dinner there tonight . Ordered shush touk Chicken was completely dry and simply tasted of garlic . Rice was almost crispy . Mostly inedible.Pointed it out to the staff , who informed the Management , they seemed completely unconcerned. Disappointing as it is my...More

Thank havjoe68
Reviewed 24 June 2017 via mobile

Have been going to Sahara for years famous for serving up good Lebanese mezza and grills on SJW high Street. Just discovered they offer 10% off your bill if you book online which only takes about 2 seconds and is worthwhile as they get busy...More

Thank Sidji
Reviewed 13 May 2017

Located in quieter part of St. John's Wood High Street, Saraha is offering unsurprising menu of Lebanese specialities. We've tried shawarma that was delicious even if the lamb meet was somewhat too lean for our taste (better quality of meet, one must admit, but we...More

1  Thank b0bnw8
Reviewed 11 May 2017 via mobile

Last night , I was invited for dinner by my friends who lives in the neighbourhood. I was really surprised by the warm welcoming we had in Sahara. The food was great , i really enjoyed the humus and all the starter that I forgot...More

1  Thank lararosette000
Reviewed 6 May 2017 via mobile

I was their with my Freind It was great, food nice and tasty and a good portion and service was gear staff friendly and helpful. Nice experience and I will come back.

1  Thank ali a
Reviewed 2 May 2017

The best lamb chopped we have ever had. Waitress with curly hair made us to come back. Portions are big, price is reasonable.

Thank bilalamirat
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$27 - US$54
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: St. John's wood | St. John's Wood, London NW8 7NG, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London>  > Regent's Park / Kings Cross
  • Neighbourhood: Regent's Park / Kings Cross
  • Phone Number: +44 20 7722 8555
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