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Damascus Restaurant

449 N 2nd St, Allentown, PA 18102-3119
+1 610-432-2036
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good25%
  • Average3%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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“tabouli” (7 reviews)
“baklava” (5 reviews)
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Mediterranean, Middle Eastern, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
449 N 2nd St, Allentown, PA 18102-3119
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Reviewed 19 May 2016

We have been eating there for years and it's still one of my kids favorites when they return to town. The kibbee is amazing as well as the baklava. Service is extremely friendly. All the food is really tasty and the platters come with a...More

Thank 4vrongo
Reviewed 30 April 2016 via mobile

Seriously delicious food and excellent service!! We loved the chicken kabobs, the grape leaves, those Garlic chips which are HEAVEN, and especially the hummus. My father loved the fried meat and rice balls - and also loved the lamp stir fry. We ordered our kids...More

Thank Jmoser1
Reviewed 18 February 2016 via mobile

My all-time favorite restaurant anywhere. Always so fresh and wonderfully seasoned. Service has always been very good.

Thank Irma C
Reviewed 16 February 2016

I heard about this restaurant for years, but did not eat there until last week. We had a party of 5 and were seated immediately by the friendly waitress. She then served us wine glasses as we had 2 bottles of wine. Food was all...More

Thank musicteachjc
Reviewed 17 September 2015

The prices of the food are reasonable...This is an Arabic restaurant..Food is delicious..I love the called Foutoush with chicken...Parking can be difficult depending on time of day.

Thank rkjk87
Reviewed 4 August 2015 via mobile

This place is casual, affordable and family-run. The food is absolutely amazing and consistently so. I'm a huge fan of eastern Mediterranean food in general (Greek, Cypriot, Arab, Turkish) and highly recommend this place. Seriously anything you get will be delicious. They do run out...More

Thank Dimitrios D
Reviewed 25 July 2015 via mobile

This place is great. It's not fancy, but the food is prepared fresh for each order. This is a family owned and operated establishment. The service is very good and it often feels like you're getting served by family. They cook their grilled meats over...More

Thank Jdudemill
Reviewed 24 July 2015 via mobile

My husband and I really enjoy middle eastern food. We have been to the Damascus dozens of times over the years and tonight's meal was great, as usual! This family owned restaurant never disappoints. Everything is made in house, and fresh! Service is very attentive...More

Thank Sharon L
Reviewed 14 July 2015

horrible.. i actually was sick.. go to some place that is clean.. really wipe the tables, and there is NO parking

1  Thank fooddieman
Reviewed 21 June 2015

This is an old world family run restaurant. The food is authentic and delicious. If you are looking for a great simple place to get great Greek food this is the place. Don't expect anything fancy. This is all about the food. Parking may be...More

Thank shash48
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
10:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
10:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
10:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
10:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
10:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 449 N 2nd St, Allentown, PA 18102-3119
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Allentown
  • Phone Number: +1 610-432-2036
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