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SUMER Restaurant

2204 W Genesee St, Syracuse, NY 13219-1620
+1 315-802-2390
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good23%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
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International, Mediterranean, Middle Eastern, Arabic, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Halal
$$ - $$$
2204 W Genesee St, Syracuse, NY 13219-1620
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My wife and I had a late lunch here a few weeks ago. We order hummus, falafel and a shawarma chicken sandwich. my wife didn't like their hummus and I did. It was thinner than some others that we have eaten.

Thank Donald L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The food was plentiful and delicious, and the service delightful. Mom and I arrived for a late, leisurely lunch and were never rushed. The 8-piece falafel appetizer featured large patties with seasoned lettuce, tomatoes, and onions as well as pita bread. We were offered (free!)...More

Thank Patti A
Reviewed 14 October 2018 via mobile

The food at SUMER is authentic, delicious, and you can tell is made with love and pride. This restaurant is an absolute favorite of mine in Syracuse; we have eaten in and taken out at least 6 times since they opened and we are never...More

Thank Nicolellyn
Reviewed 29 September 2018

Food arrived FAST and HOT - I was super pleased with the delicious Arabic Shawarma Chicken Sandwich - skip the grape leaves unless they get better ones

Thank Tracy S
Reviewed 24 September 2018

I had a friend that recommended Sumer's as a good place for middle eastern food. My wife ordered the chicken shawarma salad, and I just had an appetizer of Hummus with Pita bread. Sumer's was crowded and there were many people with full dinner meals....More

Thank Mazuza2
Reviewed 16 September 2018 via mobile

We've loved this kind of food for 40 years. So we went to their restaurant and were very impressed with the selection and quality of the food. We took our Korean freinds for their first visit. They gobbled everything up! So delicious!!

Thank Autumn S
Reviewed 11 September 2018

Delicious food - I would recommend calling ahead if you are hungry. They can be busy and take long time for food to come.

Thank Sue K
Reviewed 12 August 2018

El Esposo and I were out-and-about for the day and got hungry. Because we had our puppy with us in the car, we wanted something "to go" but NOT (shudder) fast-food... So we found Sumer. Oh-my-gosh! We're used to Middle Eastern cuisine in other cities...More

Thank inthewoods2016
Reviewed 31 July 2018 via mobile

This is a no frills restaurant in a shopping plaza. Not much atmosphere but the food makes up for it. Loved the hummus, tomtato cucumber salad, and the falafels. My husband really enjoyed his entree as well. Prices are reasonable and the service is good....More

Thank Cusetravellady
Reviewed 23 July 2018

Went to this restaurant based on reviews here. Now realizes that there are only 16 reviews! Have had much better middle-eastern food. The Falafel sandwich was tasteless. Had Beet in it! I am used to New City style Falafel with Lettuce, Tomatoes, Onions etc! This...More

Thank R G
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards, Delivery
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Open Hours
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2204 W Genesee St, Syracuse, NY 13219-1620
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Finger Lakes  >  Syracuse
  • Phone Number: +1 315-802-2390
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With a passion to serve you with rare flavors that you will cherish for a lifetime, SUMER Restaurant was started by 3 partners, all of them Iraq. Inspired by the bold and articulated flavors of Iraq and the Middle East, SUMER is committed to serving New York with fresh, handmade and authentic food in a relaxed environment. We adopted our name from the word “Sumer” – the first urban civilization in the historical region of southern Mesopotamia, modern-day southern Iraq. Deriving inspiration the rich food culture of Middle East, we strive to bring about a one-of-its-kind of experience in New York through our various delicacies, served with love. We take immense pride in the quality of our food. We only serve our guests with freshly prepared food and 100% halal meat. Our Mission To create modern, creative and traditional middle-eastern recipes meeting the highest standards of quality and freshness. Our Vision To keep our concept fresh, exciting and on the cutting edge of the hospital
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