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Sahara Mediterranean Cuisine

3061 Fieldstone Way, Suite 1200, Lexington, KY 40513-9006
+1 859-224-1138
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good17%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
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“lunch” (41 reviews)
“shawarma” (31 reviews)
“hummus” (55 reviews)
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11:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.All hours
Mediterranean, Middle Eastern, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Halal, Gluten Free Options
3061 Fieldstone Way, Suite 1200, Lexington, KY 40513-9006
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It’s like discovering the world’s most perfect food… Recommend Sahara chicken and falafel. Hummus and Greek salad. Skip the rice and so many low carb choices.

Thank Jonathan S
Reviewed 10 January 2018

One of the highlights of my annual visit to Lexington is lunch and/or dinner at Sahara. They serve Middle Eastern cuisine at its finest - simple, fresh, and delicious. I'm particularly fond of their shawarma, which has been spiced and grilled perfectly.

Thank Michael C
Reviewed 6 January 2018 via mobile

Don't leave Sahara without trying the baklava. Their lunch prices are specially cheap and you will not be disappointed with anything that you eat there. Highly recommended! Not to mention that there is a wonderful little Jordanian Market right next door that has all kinds...More

Thank Bill S
Reviewed 13 December 2017

Made a special trip to the restaurant for my order for the next week. Spoke to a lovely lady and she confirmed price with boss. Called the next week to make my order and the MANAGER said my order was impossible. I explained that we...More

Thank RetiredKYtraveler
Reviewed 1 December 2017 via mobile

One of the things I like best about this place besides the great and flavorful food, is how they display the food you’re going to order. This lets you be able to see what it is before purchasing. They run out of some meat so...More

Thank Harold U
Reviewed 26 October 2017 via mobile

Especially the falafel. Please go for lunch and get the lunch special. Great price, large quantity of everything, and amazing taste. If you like Mediterranean, you must go here. Order, sit, and they bring to you. Always a line, but do not let that scare...More

Thank Garrett A
Reviewed 15 September 2017

Lunch time is very busy and there's always a line but it moves fast. Dining in is limited on space- choose from inside or outside tables. Lunch specials are a great value and comes with your choice of meat or falafels, rice, hummus or baba...More

Thank Angel R
Reviewed 30 August 2017 via mobile

We are obsessed with Sahara! Their food is delicious and simple. Service is fast and friendly. We almost always get the lunch special which is your choice of meat/falafel, salad, hummus, and rice for about $8. It's a great deal. Their falafel is my favorite...More

1  Thank arinarnolddavis
Reviewed 21 July 2017

This is one of our favorite places to eat. If we go to Lexington we always try to eat there. It is always good fresh food with Pita bread that is made there. Everything is made fresh daily. If you go between 11:00 and 3:00...More

Thank Bill F
Reviewed 1 June 2017 via mobile

Since I've been coming to Lexington, Sahara has been a solid lunch stop. The service is consistently good and the food is always good. Their lunch special is a great assortment of their food - Greek salad, hummus, pita, two types of rice, your choice...More

Thank Ei and Aar S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3061 Fieldstone Way, Suite 1200, Lexington, KY 40513-9006
  • Location: United States  >  Kentucky (KY)  >  Lexington
  • Phone Number: +1 859-224-1138
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