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Sahara Restaurant

143 Highland St, Worcester, MA 01609-2222
+1 508-798-2181
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Overview
  • Excellent29%
  • Very good36%
  • Average25%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible3%
16 Sep 2016
“Happy to have found thus place”
4 Sep 2016
“good option for Middle Eastern & Afghan food”
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CUISINES
Lebanese, Mediterranean, Middle Eastern
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
143 Highland St, Worcester, MA 01609-2222
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1 - 10 of 54 reviews

Reviewed 21 January 2017

Unique cultural atmosphere launches you to the Middle East complete with soft background music & luscious food

Thank angelajkrohn
Reviewed 16 September 2016

I happened to stumble across this place with a colleague after a business meeting in Worcester, The ambiance is very funky and we were quite impressed with the food. The waiter/bartender was extremely attentive- maybe even a bit too much so. But nice all the...More

1  Thank AnnieAndLittleJoe
Reviewed 4 September 2016

good food, one of the fewer good options in Central Massachusetts. Worth a visit. Rated it good because I've had better food recently in a large metropolis. If you don't have that option you will love it. Courteous service.

Thank Bp-in-MA-USA
Reviewed 23 August 2016

We got here early one midweek evening when there were just a few patrons at the bar. My wife ordered the stuffed cabbage leaves appetizer which had a nice mint flavor and came with a really thick yogurt sauce you could pour on. I had...More

Thank moscowfield
Reviewed 23 August 2016

They make their own hummus - that's a reason to go right there. The food is great, the service is attentive without being intrusive. Worth the trip and best of all, they have their own parking lot which is a BIG help in this neighborhood.

Thank bigdog1234
Reviewed 22 April 2016

They told me this is one of the best places in Worcester. According to TripAdvisor it was assumed to be at least good. But we lost! Lebanese cuisine! People there I believe they don't know anything about Lebanon and in general about Mediterranean cuisine. The...More

Thank Angelo K
Reviewed 25 November 2015

The server that was assigned at our table was very, really "beige", so, so boring!!! The advertising says that live music is available. As a Saturday night, there wasn't any. The decor is cozy, the food was good. We are not gona go again.

Thank Lise C
Reviewed 3 November 2015 via mobile

This was a nice little restaurant located in the heart of the city, and near several schools so the area was pretty busy. There is parking in the back which was an added benefit to not have to pay a parking meter. They serve Lebanese...More

Thank Summer O
Reviewed 4 October 2015

My wife and I decided to try Sahara. We had the sampler with Damascus bread. We followed that with the Swarma. Everything we ate was delicious. Our waiter was very attentive and the prices were reasonable.

Thank Lbouknight
Reviewed 21 September 2015

We had a gift certificate to this hidden gem. It certainly is more restaurant than cafe The atmosphere is cozy even midday. The chandeliers are interesting and fit the decor nicely. The touch of class was the waiter who seated us promptly and brought our...More

Thank happytraveler11122
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$12
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
Open Hours
Sunday
13:00 - 02:00
Monday
11:00 - 02:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 02:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 02:00
Thursday
11:00 - 02:00
Friday
11:00 - 02:00
Saturday
11:30 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 143 Highland St, Worcester, MA 01609-2222
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Worcester
  • Phone Number: +1 508-798-2181
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