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4812 E Busch Blvd, Tampa, FL 33617-6088
10:00 - 23:00
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Tampa, Florida
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54 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Tried this place because of the positive views and was not disappointed. The variety of dishes is outstanding and every fish we had was excellent. I will definitely be back to this restaurant!

Thank Doug V
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106 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 March 2017

If your looking to add a new culinary taste, try Petra, the food is great the taste are outstanding, the service was awesome. It will give your taste buds a new sensation

Thank michael_joe36
Jacksonville, Florida, United States
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36 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 February 2017

We have heard good things about this place from our friends who live around the Tampa area but we did not make it there until yesterday, This restaurant is very spacious. They have an extensive menu. And they provide great service with a smile. We ordered a falafel and a family platter. We had enough leftovers after we were done.... More 

Thank Shahed T
1 review
Reviewed 1 February 2017 via mobile

Could'nt be better. It is my second visit to tampa and also my second visit to Petra and it was great. Lentil soup, falafel, kufta, hummus, etc etc. If any one has the oportunity to eat at Petra, do it.

Thank Joselo A
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11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 December 2016 via mobile

Went there last night had the hummus, Foul , falafel, lentil soup, Shawirma. Everything we got was amazing and fresh. The restaurant want clean and the staff friendly . I recommend you visit

Thank jordanm96
Tampa, Florida
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289 reviews
124 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 83 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 October 2016 via mobile

My wife & I finally stopped in after years of driving by & are glad we did. A large dining area was basically empty on a Thursday evening. We ordered our three favorites: hummus, falafel & Dolmas. All were delicious; probably the best grape leaves ever. I visited Petra in the 1970's and have experienced this cuisine in many countries.... More 

Thank vmcgilvr
Melbourne, Florida
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23 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 October 2016

decent arabic food, had a great reputation once but seems like it went a little downhill. Its still better than most of the other arabic places in the central florida area

Thank jemsbhai
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11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 July 2016 via mobile

This used to be the best middle eastern place in Tampa but not anymore. The hummus tasked bad , the bread was not fresh, the place full of bugs, the shish tawooq was burnt and charred , bathrooms dirty. I would not recommend and I am really sad to see this place become so bad ☹

Thank jordanm96
Tampa, Florida
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636 reviews
412 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 173 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 May 2016

This place is way under rated. The food tastes great and even better they consistently deliver quality food and service and reasonable prices. Try the Foul (fava bean dip) it's rich and delicious with great spices and flavor. In my opinion the petra Grill is the way to go when you order. It comes with three seasoned grilled meats and... More 

Thank 8ric
Tampa, Florida
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8 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 December 2015 via mobile

This restaurant is my favorite I go permanently to eat their foods.. My favorite meals are chicken shawarma and mixed grill 😍

1 Thank 7amady

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Lebanese, Middle Eastern, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Halal
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4812 E Busch Blvd, Tampa, FL 33617-6088
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Tampa
Pera Restaurant & Grocery (813) 984-9800 Tampa FL 33617

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