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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%
Travellers talk about
“falafel” (11 reviews)
“greek salad” (15 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 yesterday 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 2 weeks ago

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 3 weeks ago

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.

1  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
Reviewed 15 February 2017

To say that the Sahara's food is delicious is an understatement! I absolutely love their grilled chicken and hummus! The chicken is juicy and tasty and the hummus is smooth and light! I've been having a blast introducing my friends to this place. They all...More

Thank Debbie T
Reviewed 15 February 2017

The Sahara recently moved from its long-time spot on E Lafayette to across the street in the Parkway Shopping Center. Much nicer inside, more room between the tables, and a little quieter atmosphere, but the same great food and service. We ordered lamb kebabs, but...More

Thank Tallahassee19
Reviewed 6 January 2017 via mobile

Brought a friend for her first time visit. She wanted to know why she had never been here before. We both just had a fantastic dinner. Love the new location.

Thank Margo A
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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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