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sahara restaurant

165 Easton Ave, New Brunswick, NJ 08901-1856
+1 732-246-3020
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good35%
  • Average12%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“pita bread” (14 reviews)
“chicken kebab” (8 reviews)
“mixed grill” (5 reviews)
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11:00 AM - 10:30 PM Hours
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 12 July 2018 via mobile

My family has dined three times at Sahara Restaurant, and we have been very pleased with each visit. The fresh, oven baked pita bread is exceptional, as is the sampler plate of hummus dips. Spicing is to our liking. We generally order combo platters, with...More

1  Thank JwDay
Reviewed 3 June 2018

We took our 11 year old grandson for his birthday. We all enjoyed the warm puffy pita while reading the menu. The food was delicious and a nice departure from what we usually eat. All entrees come with a house salad or soup. The lentil...More

1  Thank vagabondgrandparents
Reviewed 1 June 2018 via mobile

Nice Mediterranean food. Variety of food. Bread bake inside in front of you.. smell is insanely good. Choose the menu to share. Nice service too!!

2  Thank K-roPerth
Reviewed 2 April 2018 via mobile

I would have given five stars.....we came in for a special family meal and when we started ordering, the waiter tells us we can get all our dishes served family style, so we said yes. So instead of the large humus and falafel we wanted,...More

Thank Tracy L
Reviewed 31 March 2018 via mobile

After full day of travel and work we were hungry-famished. This local BYOB hit the spot. One of my favorites is the Chipotle Hummus which we highly recommend. The Falafel was also solid. Sugars Boregi were different and goid Main course we had the Black...More

Thank Mark C
Reviewed 25 March 2018 via mobile

This restaurant is very famous among the local people which mainly comprises of Asian population, especially Indians.

Thank kirtan777
Reviewed 9 March 2018

Went to Sahara for a business meeting for the first time and could not have left more pleased. This place has it all, great location great food and even better service. I will definitely be coming back here again in the future.

Thank Dan E
Reviewed 5 March 2018

We hadn't been here in a few years and were able to get in last minute due to a power failure at another restaurant.

Thank David G
Reviewed 28 December 2017 via mobile

If you are around Somerset, NJ and looking for grilled Mediterranean food then search no more. Actually, the taste is better than every restaurant I visited in NJ Paterson Area. The family mixed grill feeds 4 people at around 63$. Comes with salad, burghul, bread....More

Thank Bmsabry
Reviewed 4 December 2017

Place itself is rather small but cozy inside. Absolutely delicious meal and immediate attentive service. Kebabs are perfectly cooked. The pita is right out of the oven. Go for the combination platters, this way you can get a taste of most of the dishes. Desert...More

Thank FLX
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Response from Mzofi | Reviewed this property |
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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Response from stephiematlin | Reviewed this property |
I don't think so but I'm not sure.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly
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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