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Phoenicia Bakery & Deli - Lamar Blvd

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2912 S Lamar Blvd, Austin, TX 78704-4712
+1 512-447-4444
09:30 - 19:00
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Mon - Fri 09:30 - 19:00
Sat 09:30 - 18:00
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Austin, Texas
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572 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 October 2016

A good place for mid-eastern groceries, prepared foods, sandwiches and hard to find items. Great Hummus, good pita bread and olives as well. I often go for the shwarma or gyro pita sandwich, which are good but not great.

Thank JrMushroom
Austin, TX
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20 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 January 2016

Phoenicia deli has great Mediterranean food. I usually get a chicken pita for lunch and get fresh made pita bread, humus and tabouli salad to take home for dinner.

Thank MKnowlesAustin_TX
2 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 August 2015

Gyros were great, flavour and serving size were excellent. Good market with a nice variety of hard to find and unusual items. Downside is its not really a restaurant. There is a small space for you to sit and eat.

Thank Habeeb R
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11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 July 2015

This Middle Eastern grocery store has a wonderful deli and bakery. I always get a turkey or chicken sandwich there. The sandwiches come on a crusty baguette and I get it with everything - mustard, mayo, lettuce, tomato and cheese. My mouth is watering as I write this. Their bakery area has sweets like nut rolls, baklava, croissants, and cookies.... More 

Thank suz786
Austin, Texas
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123 reviews
75 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 January 2014 via mobile

Nice little deli and grocery. It's a small, crowded, eclectic place, lots of variety of canned and frozen foods. Fresh made pitas of both flour and whole wheat. Lots of olives. The gyros are very tasty, as well as the homemade soups. The baklava is mouthwatering! No place inside to eat so it's carry away. Parking can be tricky.

Thank Orion G
Carlsbad, New Mexico, United States
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170 reviews
80 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 79 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 October 2012 via mobile

Stop by on our way home from Texas. We bought Middle East bread or what mist people call Pita bread, and it was very good. We also bought Baklawa or what most call Baklava and it was also good. Most of the prices seemed average. Would go back again when in the area.

Thank Robin C
Austin, Texas
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39 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 July 2010

What most Americans think of as Arab/Meditteranean food is actually a watered down, westernized version... kind of like what Taco Bell would be to someone from interior Mexico. That said, Phoenicia makes only 100% authentic Arab food - so if that's what you're after, there is nowhere better for it. The selection of imported groceries will make anyone who's ever... More 

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Austin, Texas
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51 restaurant reviews
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 March 2009

i wanted to like it.. but got some dud items. and we eat a lot of vegitarian stuf, this wasn't up to par

Thank Marion L
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 December 2008

Yummy baked goods, imported deli and food, and gyros.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 August 2008

wonderful. a must.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 20
Lebanese, Mediterranean, Greek, Turkish, Delicatessen, Middle Eastern
Open Hours
09:30 - 19:00
09:30 - 19:00
09:30 - 19:00
09:30 - 19:00
09:30 - 19:00
09:30 - 18:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2912 S Lamar Blvd, Austin, TX 78704-4712
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Austin
  • Phone Number: +1 512-447-4444

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