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401 Realty Dr, Gretna, LA 70056-8695
+1 504-394-0460
10:30 - 22:30
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Galesburg, Illinois
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395 reviews
138 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 107 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 October 2016 via mobile

The restaurant is tucked away in a little mall and the inside doesn't look like much. But our favorite Vietnamese restaurant looks terrible inside but has the best food. So we gave this a try. Wonderful. I had the falafel plate which included a salad with homemade dressing, hummus, and extra pitas. We already had some pitas that went with... More 

Thank MeryMeCo
New Orleans, Louisiana
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64 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 September 2016 via mobile

Didn't feel like driving out to Metairie on a Saturday night to get a good dose of Greek-Lebanese cuisine, so we decided to give this place a try based on its Yelp and Trip Adv ratings. Wow!! It turned out to be a pleasant surprise! The food was different from what we are used to, but the flavors were more... More 

Thank Boombastyk
New Orleans, Louisiana
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23 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 April 2016

I am not that familiar with the West Bank but on a Sunday night as I drove looking for an open restaurant I was craving lamb kabob's. Well like an oasis in the desert I came upon the Sahara Cafe and after reading many good reviews we decided to give it a try. Well I'm glad we did! Everything we... More 

Thank CoonassTraveler
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68 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 February 2016 via mobile

I grew up in a town with a great Lebanese restaurant and hold all to it as the standard. Although they didn't have exactly what I was wanting on their menu they worked with me to make it happen!! Very accommodating service very tasty food. Try the baba ganoush, it's the best I've ever had. We ended with warm baklava... More 

Thank Lkzmom
1 review
Reviewed 26 November 2015 via mobile

The waiters were super rude and they kicked me and my family out of the restaurant.....I was very disappointed at how unprofessional they were

Thank Kemaabdul
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1 review
Reviewed 22 September 2015 via mobile

One of the best mediterianean cuisine ,, the food is delicious, tasty , always fresh and tender , friendly, professional service from the staff

Thank DM Z
New Orleans, Louisiana
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9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 September 2015

every time we come to this restaurant the food and service are terrific. The food portions are sizeable but not exagerated. The turnaround time on the order was blazung fast. The food quality was very good

Thank Todd J
New Orleans, Louisiana
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290 reviews
239 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 106 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 July 2015

Shabby kind of place with average food. Bathroom door was filthy and waiter not particularly friendly. Food was overpriced.

Thank cockney007
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14 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 June 2015 via mobile

Food is awesome!!!!! First time here... I wanted a small mom and pop place. My daughter wanted some chain restaurant and my son wanted real NY Pizza... gps brought us here and I was pleasantly surprised. Wrong place but perfect for me... ahhhh I love divine intervention

Thank smatlalcuatzi
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 12 May 2015

The staff here is very nice. Everything we got was very good, have gone twice and ordered a decent amount of the menu. I would recommend and I will be going back!

Thank Amy M

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Lebanese, Mediterranean, Middle Eastern, Greek, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Open Hours
10:30 - 22:30
10:30 - 22:30
10:30 - 22:30
10:30 - 22:30
10:30 - 22:30
10:30 - 22:30
10:30 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 401 Realty Dr, Gretna, LA 70056-8695
  • Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  Gretna
  • Phone Number: +1 504-394-0460

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