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Phoenician Taverna

7944 S Mason Montgomery Rd, Mason, OH 45040-8249
+1 513-770-0027
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good27%
  • Average4%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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5:00 PM - 10:00 PMAll hours
Lebanese, Mediterranean, Middle Eastern, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
7944 S Mason Montgomery Rd, Mason, OH 45040-8249
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Reviewed 3 January 2018

First, the good: my meal here was spectacular. While we waited, our table received as much complementary bread as you could imagine (we had a table of 9). It was warm, fresh and tasty. I ordered three small plates: "Sujok", which is spicy sausage, Lamb...More

1  Thank Nuzzinaples
Reviewed 2 January 2018

We were happily surprised to find the Phoenician Taverna in Mason, Ohio. Who knew? My fatoosh was full of fresh salad veggies, yummy pieces of toasted pita, and fantastic mideastern spices. My husband had a lentil soup he enjoyed. He couldn't get over the rich...More

Thank Jan G
Reviewed 29 December 2017

I have eaten here many times for lunch and once for dinner. The mesa platter in either the vegetarian (with pumpkin kibbeh) or non vegetarian never disappoints. Each item (nine small servings) is delicious. The warm pita bread is perfect for scooping up the small...More

Thank Debbie V
Reviewed 24 December 2017 via mobile

The authentic Mediterranean cuisine in this place is the best in the area. The owner also came over to our table and explained many of the dishes, as well as the Lebanese coffee. It was a great experience and we are looking forward to returning...More

Thank DinersDriveInsAndDan
Reviewed 28 October 2017

Very good Mideastern food, great service and reasonable prices are what you can expect here. We had been here before so this was a revisit and it turned out to be another good dinner experience. Recommended!

Thank Bob S
Reviewed 21 September 2017

Had an hour before going to a play. The server assured us that they had several menu items that they could meet out timing. I had lamb and beef schwarma with fresh hot pita bread. My wife had chicken schwarma. Our friend had lamb cabbage...More

Thank russellp117
Reviewed 7 September 2017

If you are considering going for middle eastern food, surely you know about tabbouleh salad. I have tried it in many different middle eastern restaurants and the Phoenician Taverna does a great one. But it only gets better from there. There is a terrific variety...More

2  Thank RobfromWL
Reviewed 31 August 2017

I am already planning second, third, and fourth visits with friends. Granted, I did carryout so did not experience wait staff. I got a kabob- like lamb dish and baklava. The meat was tender and cooked exactly as requested-medium. The homemade pita was delicious. Way...More

1  Thank Renee B
Reviewed 21 August 2017

I had a great dinner at Phoenician Taverna, and was really glad to learn about this restaurant. It is about a half hour drive from my house, and when I was invited, my first reaction was to wish I were going somewhere closer to home....More

Thank Susan F
Reviewed 20 August 2017

We LOVE eating here but this time we were seated in the very last table and were a little forgotten. Had to ask for a water refill and after 10 minutes finally flagged someone down. One of my favorite places to eat when I'm in...More

Thank PJTCox
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Ossama S
5 January 2018|
Response from Jan G | Reviewed this property |
I think you should call the owners of the restaurant, a friendly man and his wife. I know what halal meat is, and I respect the teachings of the Quoran.
20 February 2017|
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Response from Wassim M | Property representative |
Yes. Plenty of meat options as we don't bread our meats as well as plenty of vegetarian options. Thanks
23 December 2015|
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Response from magsdj | Reviewed this property |
Try visiting the restaurant. They seem fairly busy and low on staff. The phone may be a lower priority over serving customers in-house.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$22
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7944 S Mason Montgomery Rd, Mason, OH 45040-8249
  • Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Warren County  >  Mason
  • Phone Number: +1 513-770-0027
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