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Sahara Cafe & Mediterranean

1121 S Tamiami Trl, Sarasota, FL 34236-9123
+1 941-954-1423
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good38%
  • Average12%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible5%
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“greek salad” (7 reviews)
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Lebanese, Greek, Middle Eastern, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
1121 S Tamiami Trl, Sarasota, FL 34236-9123
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

You can always stop in for a standard lunch and not be disappointed. Good veg assortment plate, clean environment and quick service

Thank palmetto36
Reviewed 4 April 2017 via mobile

Well I did read some mixed reviews here but I went there anyway because I was starving.. and it was right in front of me. I ordered the gyro platter with baba ganoush and Greek salad. It came with a a pita that was dried...More

Thank Katya m
Reviewed 9 March 2017

If you order the variety plate, it will require a take home container. The pita is so fresh! The best hummas and tabuli!

Thank FloridaDeetraveler
Reviewed 14 February 2017

Just good food. Consistent for years. Same old good. Not romantic in any sense but quick delivery and no pushing to leave, Vegan, not a vegan?, good either way. And the price/quality is hard to beat.

Thank Colorphil
Reviewed 11 February 2017

To get the freshest and wonderful pita, go Tuesday or Friday and buy a package. They get it fresh from a bakery, and it goes quickly. I got a package, some prepackaged hummus and feta, instant lunch! Their hummus is wonderful, I still have yet...More

Thank Chattycathy642
Reviewed 9 January 2017 via mobile

Earlier when we used to enjoy lunch at Sahara, the food was delicious and very generous and satisfying serving sizes.. and a soda dispenser with free refills. However some things have changed:( Sad to say!! The lunch serving has been downsized, and soda is served...More

Thank Paulomi D
Reviewed 28 December 2016 via mobile

Unassuming little counter-service place with delicious Mediterranean food. Great for omnivores, vegetarians, and vegans. Small grocery selection too. Great baba ganoush!

Thank LaurainParis
Reviewed 13 December 2016 via mobile

I ordered falafel platter and spanakopita platter both with hummus and Greek Salad Service was friendly. Next time double pita with hummus - the falafel was too greasy Spanakopita was overcooked almost over microwaved Next time hopefully better

Thank EatTravelJog
Reviewed 24 November 2016 via mobile

Had the Gyro platter with rice and Greek Salad. More of a take out place. It does have some tables and chairs. Most people took out their food while we were there. Food was good but I would not go out of my way to...More

Thank Ed W
Reviewed 5 November 2016

Great for a light lunch with Mediterranean flair. A simple restaurant with good food at a reasonable price.

Thank Mel S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
10:00 am - 8:00 pm
10:00 am - 8:00 pm
10:00 am - 8:00 pm
10:00 am - 8:00 pm
10:00 am - 8:00 pm
10:00 am - 8:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1121 S Tamiami Trl, Sarasota, FL 34236-9123
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Southwest Gulf Coast  >  Sarasota
  • Phone Number: +1 941-954-1423
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