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True Blue Mediterranean Cafe

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1301 Chestnut St, Emmaus, PA 18049-1920
+1 610-966-8555
11:00 - 20:00
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Lehigh Valley, Pennsylvania
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12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 January 2017

If you like Mediterranean (Especially Gyros with Pita Wraps) you will love this place. They also offer a GF Pita option that is delicious. Plus they have combo options with Basmati Rice and Med. Salad. Lots of other good eats to try. Quite and comfortable setting with Wifi. Pricing is reasonable. Definitely checkout for yourself next time your in the... More 

Thank 4g0sselin
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94 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 November 2016

At first is was very skeptical about the 5 star rating but decided to try it anyway after actually reading the reviews. It was as delicious as advertised!!!! Lamb kabobs are to die for along with pita and babaganoush and chicken kabob and kids lamb kabob that my son likes. I think the best compliment any place can have is... More 

Thank Alena V
Ocean City, New Jersey
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174 reviews
135 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 October 2016 via mobile

Of course there are gyros and they are very good. But there are many other Greek selections and they are also very good. Desserts are traditional and are fresh and tasty. The service is good and staff is very friendly. Atmosphere is bright and and very clean. Go there.

Thank Stewart C
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52 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 October 2016

I wrote a review a year ago about True Blue's Bethlehem location. That site is no longer with all the focus now spent on the original and by far better location. The food was extremely fresh and the service, considering the restaurant was completely packed, was as expected - I felt like a person, not a number. Try the fried... More 

Thank Malalande
Emmaus, Pennsylvania
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 3 October 2016

It was my daughter's night to pick where to eat. She picked "True Blue Mediterranean Cage" because all her friends talk about it at school. Now I know why! Six of us went today and all ordered different meals. We all loved our picks. I had a steak Gyro and it was the best I've ever eaten. It's in a... More 

Thank ramseylcr
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 13 September 2016

The food was absolutely delicious! True Blue catered our business luncheon and did not disappoint! We ordered Basmati Chicken and Steak, Fattoush, Hummus with Pita, Cauliflower with Lemonaize Sauce, and Lady Fingers for dessert. Everyone went back for seconds. Not only was the food fantastic, but the customer service was outstanding. The owner was attentive and wanted to make sure... More 

Thank Ayembee09
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11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 4 September 2016 via mobile

This is a regular take out place for us. Gyros, falafel and all manner of middle eastern and Mediterranean fare. Vegitarian friendly. Have never had a bad meal from here in over 5 years. My favorite is the roast cauliflower - try it!

Thank Ethan S
1 review
Reviewed 20 August 2016 via mobile

This cafe has a relaxed atmosphere, friendly service, and delicious food! I will definitely go back.

Thank Jennifer M
Pennsylvania, USA
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162 reviews
92 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 97 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 August 2016

We had lunch at True Blue and loved it. Fresh ingredients and very tasty. The place is very small and fortunately we were running late for lunch so a table opened up, but I imagine at times you couldn't get a seat. So, I would go at a little "off" time and not right at meal times. The service was... More 

Thank TropicalLover
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6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 10 August 2016 via mobile

Relaxing, comfortable atmosphere. Friendly smiles from host and handcrafted food. Don't skip out without taking dessert with you because the balaclava is perfect! I had the pistachio one and the price and quality was an understated gem!! I was also able to take advantage of their semi-private outdoor patio and use the free wi-fo access!

Thank A-Marie S

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Mediterranean, Greek, Middle Eastern, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1301 Chestnut St, Emmaus, PA 18049-1920
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Emmaus
  • Phone Number: +1 610-966-8555

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?