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Fairouz Restaurant & Gallery

3166 Midway Dr, San Diego, CA 92110-4545
+1 619-225-0308
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good26%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“baklava” (4 reviews)
“hummus” (6 reviews)
“chicken” (2 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m. Hours
Middle Eastern, Lebanese, Mediterranean, Greek, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
3166 Midway Dr, San Diego, CA 92110-4545
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Reviewed April 25, 2018

Despite its location in a small strip mall on busy Midway, Fairouz consistently serves home-cooked mid-Eastern food in this family owned and run restaurant. You can order from the menu or enjoy the buffet in this art-laden gallery where 1 of the 3 elders works...More

Thank GlobalGypsy_13
Reviewed February 4, 2018

We went on a Saturday nite and were promptly greeted and seated by the owner, quite welcoming, we were with folks who recommended the buffet so we went with that. A large selection of items all Tasty, The Soups ,chicken or lentil needed a touch...More

Thank Castlepete
Reviewed January 22, 2018

I have been to 51 countries-- and I LIVE to come to to Fairouz! Love the vegetarian buffet for lunch! Delicious!

Thank anjiwill
Reviewed December 17, 2017

Fairouz Restaurant and Gallery defies its location in a strip mall on Midway. Within you're warmly welcomed into this family-run art-laden café that has an endless buffet of Mediterranean goodies that makes any vegetable lover's heart happy. On some special days they also offer a...More

Thank GlobalGypsy_13
Reviewed October 28, 2017

For a warm welcome, great mid-Eastern food cooked by mama in the kitchen, and art laden interior, check out the buffet at this local café located in a strip mall. This is one of the few places in San Diego where you can get a...More

Thank GlobalGypsy_13
Reviewed September 22, 2017

Fairouz is still my go to place for MidEastern food (I've lived and worked in both Greece and Egypt). In addition to the lunch and dinner all you can eat buffet (my favorite) there's a full menu that includes another favorite -- Retsina, the resin...More

Thank GlobalGypsy_13
Reviewed August 31, 2017 via mobile

Avoid this place please. The food quality is bad along with outrageous prices.I'm from middle east and will give an honest review. The owner is from middle east but has no idea what true middle eastern food is. We tried several items that really tasted...More

Thank Yazan H
Reviewed August 8, 2017

This small but friendly restaurant serves delicious mid-eastern dishes. Even though located in a strip mall in the busy Rosecrans area, the food is carefully made and cheerfully served. The wait staff are long term, and the owner is nearly always there with a gracious...More

Thank Alagria
Reviewed May 14, 2017

Looks really deceive as this family run Mediterranean restaurant/art gallery is a gem admist a strip mall. The only clue to the warm welcome and the exceptional home cooking are the stone pillars outside. Sammy makes a delicate, delicious baklava that melts in your mouth....More

Thank GlobalGypsy_13
Reviewed September 16, 2016 via mobile

This place is an experience. It hits the spot. A young girl behind us said the food was "happy". To be sure, the brothers who run the place are so kind and the art is inspiring. If you are interested in eating vegan or vegetarian,...More

Thank Al H
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$20
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3166 Midway Dr, San Diego, CA 92110-4545
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Diego
  • Phone Number: +1 619-225-0308
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