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Sahara Restaurant

9636 E Arapahoe Rd, Greenwood Village, CO 80112-3703
+1 303-790-4707
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good32%
  • Average6%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“saffron rice” (8 reviews)
“hummus” (29 reviews)
“pastilla” (5 reviews)
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Lebanese, Middle Eastern, Moroccan, Mediterranean, Halal, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
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9636 E Arapahoe Rd, Greenwood Village, CO 80112-3703
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1 - 10 of 91 reviews

Reviewed 26 April 2017

Every once in awhile people need a getaway from the average everyday. They need something altogether different, a need to move out and away from their comfort zone and into the twilight zone. We needed to embark on the road less traveled into a unique...More

Thank drdunk
Reviewed 14 April 2017

Some interesting items and flavors are found here. The standout was the Pastilla appetizer: fresh, crispy pastry surrounds chicken and spices! Yummy! Wishing the seasonings on other dishes had not been "watered down" for American tastes... Nice decor, great service. Very good dinner!

Thank Kathyindenver
Reviewed 20 February 2017

This good neighborhood restaurant offers a wide variety of meat and vegetable dishes as well as hummus, baba ganoush, etc. that will satisfy the cravings of anyone liking Middle Eastern food, particularly Moroccan. The portions are not overwhelming but sizable and tasty. We went on...More

Thank wwalleigh
Reviewed 13 February 2017 via mobile

I asked the staff directly abt what i can eat (i am hummus addict) as a GF vegan, and they made this vegan dish for me. Super nice hummus and baba ganoush, and falafels are epic! Will need to check this out if you love...More

Thank ahvyqk
Reviewed 11 December 2016 via mobile

I can't believe I've worked near here for years and hadn't tried it until this month--I'll certainly be back. I ordered the Sahara meal, which is a great way to try many of the flavors; it includes: falafel, hummus, baba-ghanooj, tabbouleh, fattouch, gyros, chicken, kafta,...More

Thank HockeyChickDenver_CO
Reviewed 19 November 2016 via mobile

What a nice surprise. The food as simply fantastic!!!!! The service very attentive also. Highly recommend.

Thank Rubin51
Reviewed 11 October 2016

My daughter wanted to go out for Moroccan food for a school assignment. we picked it because it was close. The service was friendly, the food terrific, and the atmosphere very authentic. We will return even without a school assignment.

Thank webtravelreview
Reviewed 29 September 2016

I was a weekly regular here for 10 years when I lived in Denver. This is the best Mediterranean place in town.Period. From the authentic staples you would expect to exotic dishes.And at an incredible value. They also have some wonderful Lebanese wine.Give it a...More

Thank mike h
Reviewed 22 September 2016

Do not hesitate to eat here if you are looking for fresh, well-prepared Middle Eastern food. My family ate here for lunch in September 2016 and had an excellent meal. The falafel, hummus, and baklava was the best I have had outside Turkey. We would...More

1  Thank FallsChurchTraveler
Reviewed 14 September 2016

The food was authentic and tasted really good, the portions were decent. From a service perspective our order of Hummus was forgotten even though we had paid for it and we only found out after we got back to our hotel (honest mistake I feel)...More

Thank Punit M
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Cati S
Do they have gluten free items in their menu?
30 October 2016|
Response from mike h | Reviewed this property |
Yes...quite a few
Does the Sahara have a full bar?
19 July 2016|
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Response from Gale43 | Reviewed this property |
I believe it was a bit limited.
Does the Sahara have a full bar?
19 July 2016|
Response from Jim N | Reviewed this property |
I think so, not sure
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 15 - US$ 20
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9636 E Arapahoe Rd, Greenwood Village, CO 80112-3703
    (Clinton Ct)
  • Public Transportation: 1/4 mile from the Arapahoe road light rail station.
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Greenwood Village
  • Phone Number: +1 303-790-4707
  • E-mail
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