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Sahara Greek Lebanese

1241 E Lafayette St, Tallahassee, FL 32301-4518
+1 850-656-1800
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good34%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“falafel” (11 reviews)
“greek salad” (16 reviews)
“rice” (11 reviews)
Open Now
11:15 - 20:30All hours
Lebanese, Mediterranean, Greek, Middle Eastern, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
1241 E Lafayette St, Tallahassee, FL 32301-4518
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This restaurant recently moved into the shopping center where Bealls Outlet and Harbor Freight tools etc are, opposite its old E. Lafayette location. The new space is very nice, and the atmosphere is pleasant -- simple, clean, and spacious. The food is as good as...More

Thank Jim C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great chicken gyro. The food came out fast during peak lunch time and it was very good! Will definitely go back!

Thank Jen D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The new location for Sahara is fabulous and for some reason the food tastes even better than before. I often visit for lunch now since it is a quick meal and they have healthy alternatives. The new restaurant is very clean and attractive. I enjoy...More

Thank Florida-Traveler-US
Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

I love Sahara best little gem for Mediterranean Cuisine. My family and I love the Baba Ganoush! Great smoked 🍆 with some drizzle of spices and olive oil. YUM!

Thank Yamariz
Reviewed 30 July 2017

If you like middle-eastern food this is a good place to go. They have a nice variety on their menu -- something for everyone including vegetarians. The staff is friendly and efficient. The decor is interesting. Be sure to try the baklava and turkish coffee...More

1  Thank Nancy W
Reviewed 26 July 2017

Whenever we feel like a good lebanese meal this is where we go. The family that runs this restaurant does a GREAT job and the service is also very good. We have NEVER had a bad meal here.

2  Thank fireman452
Reviewed 2 May 2017 via mobile

The new location in the New Leaf mall is really so great...I love the set up, service is quick and friendly, food is always delicious...

1  Thank Lizzie R
Reviewed 14 April 2017

We had an early dinner here, during spring break. The service was great. We had Greek Fries (excellent), Falafel, Baba Ganoush (mild flavor), Gyro Wrap, Falafel Wrap, Chicken Wrap, sides of hummus and Tabouleh. All were very good, with the exception of the Greek Fries...More

1  Thank OklahomaMomOf3
Reviewed 17 March 2017

Although the location has changed the food hasn't...great as always! My wife's go-to is the grape leaves, for me it is the chicken shawarma! Don't forget to order the Sahara Tea!

Thank brian b
Reviewed 9 March 2017

The new location right across the street in the shopping center has more space and easy parking. The food is still outrageously good, far better than any chains offering Mediterranean food. This is the real deal. Wonderful staff and service. You now order at the...More

Thank Lindamccat
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Delivery
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:15 - 20:30
11:15 - 20:30
11:15 - 20:30
11:15 - 20:30
11:15 - 20:30
11:15 - 20:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1241 E Lafayette St, Tallahassee, FL 32301-4518
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Florida Panhandle  >  Tallahassee
  • Phone Number: +1 850-656-1800
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