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Sahara's - CLOSED

3536 Meridian Crossings, Okemos, MI 48864-4584
+1 517-347-3770
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good33%
  • Average8%
  • Poor16%
  • Terrible0%
23 Jan 2014
“Happy for years at Sahara / Ozzie's”
24 Apr 2013
“Not happy!”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Mediterranean, Middle Eastern, Lebanese
3536 Meridian Crossings, Okemos, MI 48864-4584
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Reviewed 24 January 2014

We always marvel at the care with which they prepare meals and look after customers. Prices are quite reasonable and portions just right. It's a lot like having a meal with family or friends, these proprietors are that personable. We enjoy the buffet as much...More

Thank MorganMonroe
Reviewed 25 April 2013

Thought we were gonna enjoy lunch at Woody's but they must have moved. The almost empty restaurant should have been our 1st clue to leave. We seated ourselves by the window but moved to another table to get warmer. It didn't get warmer. There was...More

Thank pkcoz
Reviewed 10 April 2013

Ate here with a friend. The food was very good, the service excellent and the prices extremely fair. We were able to sit and talk for about two hourse and were not bothered. Great location just off I-96 in a strip mall. Will be back...More

Thank Chipperhigh2
Reviewed 18 December 2012

Great little Middle Eastern restaurant just off I-96 at exit 110. If you are looking for some amazing flavors and an experience beyond the typical North American diet, this place is worth trying out. Everything is freshly prepared and it is healthy while being tasting....More

Thank Drugb
Reviewed 6 November 2012

I visited this restaurant while staying at the nearby Hampton Inn, while visiting my daughter at MSU for a weekend. I went there for dinner and was impressed by the extensive menu and the quality of the food. I also happen to have one of...More

Thank Michael K
Reviewed 3 May 2012

My family and I spent several nights right across the street at the Staybridge Hotel, and was looking for a nearby place for good food. We struck gold. We have some great mediterranean restaurants in Madison, and in our first visit, Sahara is right up...More

Thank JoshuaClements
Reviewed 16 March 2012

This place used to be high on my list of regular restaurants but it has declined and gotten more expensive. Sultans in East Lansing is much better,

Thank ValerieGA
Reviewed 11 October 2011

We have visited many middle eastern restaurants in the nation. This one had the best tasting dishes. The lunch buffet is a fantastic deal. The service was very good too.

1  Thank hanna-dan
Reviewed 8 July 2011

This place has great food, but nobody ever seems to go except for their lunch buffet (also excellent). I don't see how the place is still in business, but I really hope it sticks around as the food is much better than Woody's or Sultans's

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Reviewed 19 November 2008

Not bad, but not the best Middle Eastern restaurant in the Lansing area. We went there for our anniversary in October--I think it's gone downhill a little since opening. It seemed worn although the food was good. Waitstaff were highly disorganized. We arrived around 7:00...More

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Restaurant Details

Open Hours
12:00 PM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3536 Meridian Crossings, Okemos, MI 48864-4584
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Ingham County  >  Okemos
  • Phone Number: +1 517-347-3770
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