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590 S Brookhurst St, Anaheim, CA 92804
714-491-0400
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Salt Lake City, Utah
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122 reviews
80 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My first time at Sahara and I got to say, I Was IMPRESSED. I will definitely return. The location is great with plenty of parking. The interior of the restaurant is cafeteria style. So it is very basic. But what is most important is the food. That's what I was there for. I ordered a chicken Shawarma sandwich. And to... More 

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Denver, Colorado
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13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 December 2016

I stop by to have a quick lunch on my way to disneyland,and this small place impressed me very much ! with the menu,with the service and quality of the mix kabob<chicken,beef ,lamb> and pita ! was extremelly really good!!! Bcs I went back to have dinner also! was too hard for me to leave this good food.I will visit... More 

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Thank Lucian v
Tualatin, Oregon
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

Hole in the wall with delicious cuisine. We had chicken kabobs, dolmas, and a spinach falafile. Humus and baba ganash served with pita bread. Plenty to eat and take home.

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Thank Sue G
Denver, Colorado
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 August 2016 via mobile

My friends and I went to Sahara today around 10Am had full breakfast Falafel, Humos and Fava Beans (Foul bowl) With some breads, pickles, cucumber, tomatoes, onions and jalapeños We ordered whole pot of breakfast tea with mints cozy place Very clean Smells good Food was fresh Price decent Parking in the morning wasn't a problem for me I recommend... More 

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Thank ABDUL A
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 August 2016 via mobile

Had breakfast with friends. Loved the falafel. The Humus and Fool were good too. Friendly service. Definitely will come back again. David D.

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Thank David D
Los Angeles, California
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 April 2016

This restaurant is located within the wonderful ethnic enclave, Little Arabia! There are A LOT of Middle Eastern dining options in the area so it can be hard to choose. I wanted to grab something quick on a Friday night and this place had good reviews so I decided to try it. I was greeted with friendly faces upon entering... More 

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1 Thank Jessica W
San Juan Capistrano, California
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22 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 March 2016 via mobile

Sahara falafel makes a sandwich that is up to the standards of the ones you find in the mid-east. I've been hunting for a good falafel for a while and this is the real deal. Shawarma combo also very tasty.

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1 Thank Joel P
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2015 via mobile

Sahara Falafel has become my favorite Middle Eastern Resturaunt because of the Unique Taste, Freshness and Quality. The Meat is Deliciously Marinated, then Grilled to Perfection, the rice has a soft and satisfying flavor, the salad is Always Crisp and Fresh, with an array of beautiful crunchy pickles and veggies, and a light dressing made of olive oil, arabic spices... More 

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Thank NatalieTafoya
San Francisco
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58 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 January 2015

No thrills restaurant. Seating is very limited and on the casual side, but the food is awesome. The service is a bit slow, but improving given the amount of business they do.

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Thank Bashar Z
Anaheim, CA
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573 reviews
370 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 283 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 November 2014

A tiny middle eastern place in the corner of a 7-Eleven strip mall off Brookhurst and Orange, across the street from In-N-Out. This place is open from 10 am to 2 am daily, and there's seating for maybe 20-24 people. I yelped this place beforehand, and knew the portions were large, so Stephen and I shared the Mixed Kebob plate,... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Lebanese, Mediterranean, Middle Eastern, Persian, Halal, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Cash Only, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Takeout
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Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 02:00
Monday
10:00 - 02:00
Tuesday
10:00 - 02:00
Wednesday
10:00 - 02:00
Thursday
10:00 - 02:00
Friday
10:00 - 02:00
Saturday
10:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 590 S Brookhurst St, Anaheim, CA 92804
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  Anaheim
  • Phone Number: 714-491-0400

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?