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Westheimer and Old Westheimer, Houston, TX
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good31%
  • Average8%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible2%
11 Aug 2017
“Great Middle East deli/grocery in downtown ”
21 Jun 2017
“Delicious variety !!!”
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Middle Eastern, Lebanese, Mediterranean, Armenian, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Westheimer and Old Westheimer, Houston, TX
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Reviewed 11 August 2017 via mobile

This grocer has an amazing variety of Middle Eastern deli, hot, cold, grocery items and a place to sit for eating. Wonderful options for vegetarians. We had felafel and some vegetable dishes. Everything was great!

Thank Rick M
Reviewed 21 June 2017

A great experience. Amazing variety of exquisite food from Mediterranean towns. Be sure to have a break and enjoy a rich coffe with a delicious fine sweet made in place. The prices are also very good for that fine food. You wont regret your visit...More

Thank I969RBmariag
Reviewed 4 May 2017

The fancy bakery and daily fresh baked breads are the high points here. Also, the deli has large selection of very good Middle Eastern take out. Big selection of tea and spices. Some nice cook books are for sale.Nearly all patrons are Middle Eastern. They...More

Thank texastraveler92
Reviewed 7 March 2017

My wife and her friends like this place. I'm glad I finally got to try it. I've never had Apple Baklava before, but it was fantastic. The Pistachio Baklava was good too. I enjoyed the Shawarma Sandwich for $6.95. It's a good price and a...More

Thank Tom W
Reviewed 8 December 2016

Having lived in Houston for 27 years, Phonecia was one of our favorite places.....until this past Monday. We moved away five years ago and went back to Houston for a day business trip. We decided to stop by Phonecia on the way back home and...More

Thank worldly12016
Reviewed 9 August 2016

Fresh fast tasty health... They prepare many of their dishes fresh daily, some are really good like the chicken shawarma. Fast service They have great side dishes, decent tabbouleh and Mouhammarah. Their hommos and eggplant side dishes are acceptable but not great. Fattoush salad is...More

Thank E R
Reviewed 8 August 2016 via mobile

We just heard about Phonecia last night and had to try it while we were in town for the weekend. I'd move downtown just to be near this place if I could afford to! Market, produce, meat, bakery, desserts, ready to eat foods and a...More

Thank Muvsalot
Reviewed 19 July 2016

This was a delicious meal with lots of fresh food well presented. I went with my family and a couple of friends, and everyone really enjoyed everything (with one exception), and we had a wide range of items. My son and I are vegetarians, and...More

Thank echoriath
Reviewed 9 May 2016

Wow in town for training, I had lunch here six times. It's that good. Both the deli on the end of the strip, where I ate, and the grocery are fantastic. There's nothing better than the Chicken Sharwma. Service is much quicker than at the...More

Thank ModerationForMe
Reviewed 7 March 2016

It is like a trip to a foreign land. Almost like a tourist attraction and the food is out of this world

Thank formymoney
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Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Westheimer and Old Westheimer, Houston, TX
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Houston
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