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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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“pita bread” (14 reviews)
“chicken kebab” (10 reviews)
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Mediterranean, Turkish, Middle Eastern, Lebanese, Halal, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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165 Easton Ave, New Brunswick, NJ 08901-1856
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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
Reviewed 6 November 2017

I made a last minute choice to pay a visit to recently opened Sahara restaurant in Manville. I brought a bottle of wine as I head that Sahara was a BYOB restaurant. A fairly busy restaurant for this visit. I found the food and service...More

Thank Robert M
Reviewed 23 October 2017

I went there only based on the reviews and I was not disappointed. The food was great and cooked to perfection. It's a small menu, but that's the best part!

Thank Saju S
Reviewed 6 October 2017 via mobile

We took our daughter, a Rutgers student, here for lunch to celebrate her birthday. We shared 2 salads, 2 appetizers (hummus and baba ganoush) and chicken kebab. Lots of food. Pita bread was warm and so good Salads were all fresh. Friendly. Helpful waitress. Nice...More

Thank Julie R
Reviewed 19 September 2017

Went here for family dinner... heard many good things about this place.. but it was just average food.... ambiance was nice....

Thank qtindian
Reviewed 15 September 2017 via mobile

Having dined at this restaurant a few years back we were close by and decided to try it again. The Baba Ghanoush salad appetizer was ok. The Falafel was dry poorly seasoned and didn't even have salt and pepper. The Adana Kebab was dry overcooked...More

Thank capemaytraveler
Reviewed 31 August 2017 via mobile

Incredible, fresh food here. I have had table service and gotten take out. Everything is fresh and full of flavor. Traditional dishes, well prepared.

Thank smonagan
Reviewed 21 August 2017 via mobile

After driving 3 hours in the mood for a nice meal. Did not have preconceived notions going in; a blank slate. Shared Chipotle Hummus which I highly recommend. The Calamari was okay. The two entrees ate another story. Both Black Sea Bass and Beef Short...More

Thank Mark C
Reviewed 19 August 2017

We have never been disappointed here. The fresh pita...omg. I can't wait for them to open in Manville becuase it'll be that much closer for us. The lebeneh is to die for. Haven't been able to find it anywhere and fell in love with it...More

Thank KariPfeif
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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, Child-friendly, Groups
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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