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Phoenicia Mediterranean

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Fried patties of ground chick peas, fava beans, w/ herbs & spices, topped w/ tahini sauce.
Kibbeh Miklieh
Fried oval ball of cracked wheat, stuffed w/ minced sirloin of lamb & pine nuts.
Fool Modamas
Simmered​ fava beans in herbs & spices tossed in lemon juice, garlic & olive oil.
Cheese Pie
Two baked phyllo-triangles, stuffed w/ imported goat cheese.
Spinach Pie
Two​ triangular pies stuffed w/ fresh sautéed spinach, onions, & seasoning.
Lamb Sausage
½ Order $5.95
Purée of chick peas enhanced w/ tahini, perfumed w/ extra- virgin olive oil & fresh lemon.
½ Order $5.95
Baba Ghannouj
Smoked eggplant, puréed as well as enhanced w/ tahini, perfumed w/ olive oil & lemon.
Imam Bayaldi
Braised eggplant w/ shallots & chick peas in tomato & pomegranate sauce.
Grape Leave Rolls
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Dinner, Lunch, Drinks
Mediterranean, Middle Eastern
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Delivery, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
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All reviews lentil soup lamb kebab middle eastern cuisine delightful experience our waiter phoenician persian appetizers presentation recipe bowl vegetables
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Reviewed October 11, 2018

Ordered yellow lentil soup, falafel, hummus, baba ghannouj, and $30 trout (filled with bones). Nothing tasted good. There was no flavor. It was also very expensive.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank nia543
Reviewed September 4, 2018

This is an excellent restaurant with great Middle Eastern/Persian food. We enjoy eating Lebanese food quite frequently and the Phoenicia exceeded our expectations. Our waiter was very professional and the manager/owner was wonderful and very welcoming. Wish we lived closer to return more often but...More

Date of visit: August 2018
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Reviewed August 12, 2018

Two of us for dinner. Took advantage of the weather and sat outdoors. The food and the service were very good and friendly.More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Slumdog2015
Fay Z, Owner at Phoenicia Mediterranean, responded to this reviewResponded August 30, 2018

Dear Slumdog2015, We are so glad you enjoyed your previous dining experience. We have added over twenty new wines since we bought the business in July of 2016. We have also added some original Persian family recipes of our own. We look forward to seeing...More

Reviewed August 7, 2018 via mobile

Superb service and hospitality. Clean, quality hide-a-way. Presentation, presentation, presentation!! Fresh veggies, good wine. Exquisite lamb. Major contributors to St. Jude Hospital.More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank ACharlesScott
Fay Z, Owner at Phoenicia Mediterranean, responded to this reviewResponded August 18, 2018

Dear AcharlesScott, we are so glad you continue to come to Phoenicia. It is always nice to hear when someone has a great dining experience. We are glad you liked your branzino, mediterranean sea bass, and greek wine. We have added over twenty new wines...More

Reviewed July 18, 2018

Best in the warm weather to eat alfresco... We mostly get appetizers, but since the new owners took over, everything, especially fish is good, service has vastly improved as well...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Beinman
Fay Z, Owner at Phoenicia Mediterranean, responded to this reviewResponded August 18, 2018

Dear akrumbein, We are so glad you enjoyed your previous dining experience. We wanted to invite you as the new owners of the business to come back. Most of the recipes are still the same including the soup. We have added over twenty new wines...More

Reviewed June 11, 2018

We didn't have reservations for dinner Saturday night, but Phoenicia Mediterranean made us feel right at home and found us a table. This place is the real thing! The decor is unpretentious, and the large portrait of a very dressed-up Danny Thomas adds to the...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank DouglasJones2014
Reviewed June 3, 2018

Phoenicia Mediterranean restaurant's name is misleading. We eagerly entered to eat some delicious Mediterranean food and ended up dining on Iranian food. The food was disappointingly bland and tasteless, and the service was slow but friendly. I got the chicken kebabs - supposed to be...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank jean s
Reviewed June 1, 2018 via mobile

The vegetarian combo appetizer was great as was an eggplant appetizer. All entries except one were very good. We are mostly meat eaters with one vegan and everyone was happy. The waiter was very attentive and helpful and we were celebrating a graduation and they...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Skidad_11
Reviewed May 15, 2018 via mobile

We went here for a family event and had a great time! There were a lot of us who range in age and willingness to try different foods and everyone left happy and full. They have big portions, even the kabob i ordered on the...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank sdickey024
Reviewed April 25, 2018

Food here is delicious and service is great (thanks, David!) in a warm and welcoming atmosphere (thanks, Fay!). Portions are very large and we enjoyed the tender lamb shank, and the curry lamb couscous in addition to the grilled, garlicky bronzini. Even had doggy bags...More

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank smdds
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