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816 Park Ave, Cranston, RI 02910-2025
+1 401-941-9300
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Cranston, Rhode Island
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14 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The selection of items on menu is large and everything is made fresh while you wait...as far as wraps and salads and sandwiches...the store also has interesting spices, deli items, prepared sides and jarred items...everything we have ordered was delicious..from the hummus, falafel, to the large variety of sandwiches ..we get take out frequently...you can also eat in for a... More 

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San Luis Obispo, California
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15 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

The staff was incredibly friendly and helpful and the food was AMAZING! My husband got the pastrami sandwich and I ordered the eggplant special. The flavors on the eggplant sandwich were amazing. We shared a side is tzatziki and hummus plus a piece of baklava, all very good as well. We will definitely be back!!!

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Thank Jessica P
Cranston
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16 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 February 2017

Everytime my husband and I order from Sonia's, we stop talking and just eat! We revel in the delectable flavors of their sandwiches and the excellent French bread! Their middle eastern prepared foods are varied , with many different types of feta, olives, specialties, and my favorite, marinated eggplant. The eggplant and hummus is worth the trip! Oh, and to... More 

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Thank Maria D
new england
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150 reviews
99 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 December 2016

We've been here a couple of times and the food is consistently good.Both times we've ordered the same sandwich,The Supreme Gyro which has yogurt sauce,gyro meat, red onion, banana peppers and tomato and is served in a tasty pita wrap The other food in their cases looks yummy and we will definitely return.

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Thank egretnewengland
Venice, Florida
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11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 November 2016 via mobile

I have been going to this deli for several years and I can say that this is the best in Rhode Island. Everything is fresh and vibrant and the entire staff makes you feel like family. If you're hungry and looking for a tasty lunch, do not miss Sonia's. Walter

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Thank Walter S
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74 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 85 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 November 2016

We made a road stop off of 95 to get salads and were not disappointed.A fattoush salad and a grilled vegetable were fresh with homemade dressing and seasoning. While waiting we looked through the shop and found some preserves, spices and nuts. The lahmecun did not disappoint. There is clearly a warm relationship between the staff and the regular customers.It... More 

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Thank riclaw
New York
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401 reviews
274 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 185 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 November 2016 via mobile

We stopped by here and were given a friendly welcome by the young woman at the counter. Everything we ordered was fantastic! Fresh, well made, large portions and fair prices. In addition to the food, available to eat in or take out, they carry lots of unique middle eastern products and ingredients. We'll definitely come back when we're in the... More 

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Thank skgbos
Cranston, Rhode Island
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9 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 21 September 2016 via mobile

As I tried to find a parking spot I was struck by the number of police and rescue vehicles were there. I thought for sure there must have been a medical emergency, but I went in anyway! Thank goodness because as I looked around no emergency was to be found just all these public servants having lunch!! I have been... More 

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Thank susanbucci
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 7 September 2016 via mobile

I ordered and enjoyed the gyro plate. The salad was fresh and crisp. The rice pilaf was steamy hot and had a very nice balance of flavor. The gyro was everything it should have been.

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Thank Daniel J
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 26 July 2016

Fabulous middle eastern food with cool market filled with unique products.Nice selection of sandwiches, love the Sonia's falafel, great lunch spot.

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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
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    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Mediterranean, Middle Eastern, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Meals
Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 816 Park Ave, Cranston, RI 02910-2025
  • Location: United States  >  Rhode Island (RI)  >  Cranston
  • Phone Number: +1 401-941-9300

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