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Samaras Lebanese and Mediterranean Cuisine

417 Princes Hwy | 3/123 COrrimal St, Wollongong, Woonona, Wollongong, New South Wales 2517, Australia
+61 2 4284 9422
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good28%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“mixed platter” (28 reviews)
“garlic dip” (16 reviews)
“hummus” (18 reviews)
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Lebanese, Mediterranean, Middle Eastern, Vegetarian Friendly, Halal, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
417 Princes Hwy | 3/123 COrrimal St, Wollongong, Woonona, Wollongong, New South Wales 2517, Australia
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Reviewed 6 days ago

The restaurant was packed when we arrived and for good reason. The food is sublime and when you order a banquet, there is a lot of it! Particular highlights were the falafel and the lamb shawarma. For such a large banquet, prices are reasonable as...More

Thank Tim D
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great location and food. Service was fast, snappy and the atmosphere was fantastic. Overall great alround, my only grim is I would have loved some more meat as I felt the price deserved to be accompanied by a slightly larger serving. Will be back in...More

Thank AussieAceCo
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Delicious food in a friendly atmosphere. Service was efficient and personal. If you enjoy mediterranean flavours, dine here.

Thank dizandmickel
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Good food and service, great outlook to escarpment from restaurant. The staff are efficient. Pleasant place to be.

1  Thank jcm02
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We went to Samaras at Wonoona last night for dinner. Lovely and quiet evening. Food was delicious, best Mediterranean/Lebanese food we've ever had! Had the Beirut chicken/Lamb platter for 1, plus garlic dip with fried bread and the cheese stick entree. Everything was scrumptious. We...More

Thank Rachel A
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Service was A+, friendly staff...food was superb. Mars bar chessecake was out of this world. Thankyou for a great night😊

Thank Tina W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I have been a few times to Samaras Woonona with a group of people and it is always good value for money. We usually order for a group and there is always plenty of tasty food. Service is good, plenty of parking nearby and a...More

Thank Natalie737
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Have had many great experiences here. The food and service has been on point every time. The staff are very attentive and friendly, and the portion of the meals are unreal for it's location.

Thank glutenfreefoodie12
Reviewed 14 June 2017

Platter dishes are must try at Samaras. Dips are amazing and excellent kababs. We went to one in Woonona and the ambience there is quite nice. One of the best Lebanese restaurant in Wollongong.

Thank Saurav K
Reviewed 10 June 2017

This family-owned Lebanese restaurant is superb. The portions are generous. Three of use shared a mezze plate and a grilled meat dish for two. One of the owners, Alyra, one of the owners, came by to visit. She told us how the spices and olive...More

Thank Inaheed
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7 March 2017|
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Response from Chris T | Reviewed this property |
It's byo and there is a bottle shop next to the restaurant
Rose P
29 May 2015|
Response from rehab n |
Yes it is - beer & wine . Thank you
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$27
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 417 Princes Hwy | 3/123 COrrimal St, Wollongong, Woonona, Wollongong, New South Wales 2517, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Wollongong  >  Woonona
  • Phone Number: +61 2 4284 9422
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