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sahara restaurant

165 Easton Ave, New Brunswick, NJ 08901-1856
+1 732-246-3020
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good34%
  • Average12%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
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Mediterranean, Middle Eastern, Turkish, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Halal, Gluten Free Options
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165 Easton Ave, New Brunswick, NJ 08901-1856
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Excellent lunch for 4. We all got entrees and ordered a vegetarian sampler. All was excellent. The Hummus, Labneh, etc and the bread served with it was top-rated, as good as you could hope to find. Good Turkish tea. No alcohol.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank JrMushroom
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Restaurant is beautiful and the staff is knowledge and courteous too. We had apps and dinner....the apps were amazing! Authentic and delicious! There were 6 of us half enjoyed dinner and the other half thought it was okay.... next time we're going to load up...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank angiehaddad
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Good food from the i house bread to variou entrees and appetizers. Highly recommended! Very well designed and the brick oven gives the entire place a great clean smell

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank bpcost
Reviewed 12 November 2018 via mobile

Sahara has gluten free items and delicious hummus and salads and it is a BYOB. Great place for a date or to gather with friends!

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Kimberly02
Reviewed 6 November 2018 via mobile

Wife and I went with another couple to Sahara at their new site in Manville. I had a vegetarian option and yvwife had a chicken dish. We all started with the lentil soup which is the best I have ever had. We all were highly...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Reviewed 31 October 2018 via mobile

Our starter came with a bowl of spiced lentil soup. It is possibly the most inspired dish I have eaten in months. Delicious! The rest of the meal was all wonderfully flavorful and the warm cosy interior was just right on a chilly night. Will...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank EmJayBV
Reviewed 28 October 2018 via mobile

My wife and I dined in the Sahara Restaurant on a Friday evening. We arrived at 5:30 so reservations were not necessary and parking was plentiful. The staff were welcoming and very professional, and the waitress was very attentive and efficient. The food was excellent,...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Capndick
Reviewed 24 October 2018

Ambience was good. Waiters were always around to take care of of us. Enjoyed everything from the appetizers to the entrees to the turkish coffee. I definitely recommend this place!

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Sherina M
Reviewed 9 October 2018

I've been here for lunch and dinner, always great food!! I HIGHLY recommend the chipotle hummus!! Best hummus I've ever had and prices are very reasonable. It's also BYOB! Will be back soon(:

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank Michelle F
Reviewed 6 October 2018 via mobile

Great place. The family gathering here is just remarkable. Great vibes. Don’t even ket me get started on the food. They bring out every single flavor in any dish. The bread is fresh out the brick oven. Always warm, fluffy and delicious!!! Definitely will be...More

Date of visit: October 2018
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Indeed you can. They do not have the license to cell alcohol so they are ok with you coming in with your own...
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I don't think so but I'm not sure.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Takeout
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 165 Easton Ave, New Brunswick, NJ 08901-1856
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  New Brunswick
  • Phone Number: +1 732-246-3020
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