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The Oasis Restaurant

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837 Chevy Chase Place, Lexington, KY 40502
+1 859-269-6440
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Hours:
Mon - Sat 11:00 - 21:00
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Lexington, Kentucky
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33 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 February 2016

Well, I went there with my wife yesterday for a quick lunch. We tried the buffet and it was terrible. the falafel was hard like a rock, probably been there for more than a week, and they re heat them and serve it. the salads were like 2 days old. nothing is fresh! Service was not that great. Not going... More 

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Thank Mustafaagha
Nicholasville, Kentucky
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9 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 January 2016

This is my favorite place to eat in Lexington. The prices are reasonable. The atmosphere is cozy. The hummus is delicious. The kababs are delicious. The chicken shawarma is delicious. The fattoush salad is delicious. I love Oasis!

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Florida
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13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 December 2015

The place is small and not particularly well decorated, but has a small family feel and great food. The service and prices are good and there isnt usually a long wait for a table. A lot of takeout orders from locals come in and go out quickly. The rice is simply but very flavorful, hummus, pitas, falafal, grape leaves, swarme,... More 

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Lexington, Kentucky
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12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 September 2015

Very good food. Great buffet. I love the clove tea here. If you get the dinner for two be prepared for so much food it lasts 2 more meals. Highly recommend.

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Thank olive421
Lexington
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428 reviews
287 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 122 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 September 2015

We have been here for dinner twice in a month, and each time was delicious. Lots of food for not a lot of money. I had the chicken kabob pita wich-wich with garlic sauce and pickles. I love garlic, and this roasted garlic sauce was fantastic. My dinner companions ordered the veggie sampler. It consisted of dark rice, moussaka, falafel,... More 

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Thank KyBoop
Flatgap
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73 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 August 2015 via mobile

We went during lunch and got the buffet. Lots of different selections in the food over all was good. The owner/chef was very tentative to making sure the buffet was supplied. Neat little place in Chevy Chase. Would deathly go back again.

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Chania Town, Greece
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34 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 June 2015

I had the chicken shawarma, which was a steal for $4 and the arabic salad, which was perfect! Service was friendly and very good.

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1 Thank amynielsen
Charleston, South Carolina
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20 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 April 2015

This is one of those great one-of-a-kind restaurants were the food, service and value are all outstanding. It's a pretty good-sized place with 6 booths along one wall, six 4-top tables in the middle and banquette seating along the other wall with 6-8 tables. The booths were pretty busy but there was plenty of seating in the rest of the... More 

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Lexington, Kentucky
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28 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 March 2015

A small group of us visited Oasis for lunch about a month ago. I'd not been there in awhile, but found that the food was great. Mediterranean style food is my favorite, and this did not disappoint. The buffet has a wide variety of fresh, flavorful offerings. Yes! I had seconds. So delicious. Didn't have time for baklava, but maybe... More 

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3 Thank AJH532
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17 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 March 2015 via mobile

I love their food! Always fresh! Waiter is always nice as well as. This place is a decent size. I personally like to take out though! Definitely recommend this place for families :)

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 5 - USD 15
Cuisine
Lebanese, Mediterranean, Middle Eastern
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Buffet
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Monday
11:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 21:00
Thursday
11:00 - 21:00
Friday
11:00 - 21:00
Saturday
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 837 Chevy Chase Place, Lexington, KY 40502
  • Location: United States  >  Kentucky (KY)  >  Lexington
  • Phone Number: +1 859-269-6440

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