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Sahara Cafe

954 Manitou Ave, Manitou Springs, CO 80829-1759
+1 719-685-2303
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good24%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“sage tea” (51 reviews)
“baklava” (45 reviews)
“hummus” (86 reviews)
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Mediterranean, Middle Eastern, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Halal, Gluten Free Options
954 Manitou Ave, Manitou Springs, CO 80829-1759
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Love this place so so much the falafel is Amazing!!!! It is my favourite place to eat in Manitou! Fantastic food, great service and lovely little atmosphere!

1  Thank wrgriffith01
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I love Mediterranean food. I love Greek food. I traveled to Greece about six weeks ago. I do not hold it up to that standard. However the meat, was not good quality. Chunky and chewy, especially the lamb. The gyro was quite small. The only...More

Thank Traci T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Nice sit down Mediterranean place. Falafel, hummus, and other specialties. Taziki good, but could have been given a bigger portion. Coffee drinks as well as dessert. Overall food was tasty, not quite a real restaurant , but better than typical fast food. Service was good....More

1  Thank Erich M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The Falafel is really good as a starter! (I'm a fan anyway, but these were good) We ordered the kabobs for our meals. My chicken was so tasty I couldn't eat it fast enough! Hubby got the sampler. Everything was tasty! Pitas were seasoned very...More

1  Thank DAWN G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We LOVE Mediterranean food and eat it quite regularly at home. We are so glad we decided to try the Sahara Cafe. It's not clear when you walk by just what they serve...the signage isn't obvious...you might think it's just a little coffee shop (which...More

1  Thank Tina C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Thirteen of us had dinner here. I had the sahara salad w 3 meats (pork, lamb, chicken) and my wife had a chicken kabob dish. Mine was okay - meat on the dry side. My wife really liked her chicken dish especially the tabouli. Overall,...More

1  Thank Robert R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Gyro with chicken, beef, lamb mix excellent. Sage tea refreshing. Dolmas served hot top notch. Hummus has garlic aftertaste- which I like, served with hot dipping bread. Almond baklava best ever. Great value too.

1  Thank ron m
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped by after the Cograil up the peak. The service and food was one of a kind. I recommend it to anyone king for an amazing value!!!

1  Thank vinnydiniz
Reviewed 8 July 2017 via mobile

Stopped in on a Thursday evening and wasn't too busy. The hummus is excellent. I got the kabob sampler and was not disappointed. Being from Oklahoma, it's hard to find mom and pop type Mediterranean restaurants. If you like this kind of food, Sahara is...More

1  Thank jnathanschell
Reviewed 5 June 2017 via mobile

Visited while returning from Garden of the Gods...! Baklava was really good..! Staff is really cool....One of them actually wrote धन्यवाद...on box..!

1  Thank Ketan T
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3 July 2015|
Response from sahara c | Property representative |
Hi We don't provide a parking since we are on the Main Street It's $1 per hour on the main road or you can use the public parking lots which usually cheaper if you plan on staying longer in town.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Cash Only, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 954 Manitou Ave, Manitou Springs, CO 80829-1759
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  El Paso County  >  Manitou Springs
  • Phone Number: +1 719-685-2303
The Sahara Cafe offers a variety of the Middle Eastern foods such as Falafels,Chicken,Hummus,Kabob,Baba Ganoush,and caters alot of events.
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