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Samarkanda

Calle Caldereria Vieja 3, 18010 Granada, Spain
+34 958 21 00 04
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Overview
  • Excellent55%
  • Very good26%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“falafel” (11 reviews)
“labne” (2 reviews)
“chicken” (5 reviews)
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CUISINES
Lebanese, Mediterranean, Middle Eastern, Vegan Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
€€ - €€€
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LOCATION
Calle Caldereria Vieja 3, 18010 Granada, Spain
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1 - 10 of 69 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago

We had friends from Canada letting us know about this little gem. After a full week in Spain, we were really tired of Spanish cuisine: honestly not the greatest except for tapas as it is very greasy and heavy. Samarkanda was simply fantastic, from the...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Fred G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

After most of the day site seeing we popped into this restaurant for a bit of lunch and some peace away from the crowds and some warmth. It delivered on all 3. I had the lamb tagine and my husband had the chicken sesame with...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Michelle271
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This place was fantastic! The food was incredible and the service perfect. We had the fatteh with tahini, tabouli, and kofta in the tomato sauce- all so delicious and unique! Highly recommend if you are looking for Arabic food or a break from tapas.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Happiness680370
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Seriously amazing food! The service was friendly and the wine was delicious. Can’t recommend enough!! 10/10 one of the best menus ever!! Had dishes that most Lebanese restaurants don’t!! It’s a must visit if you’re in Granada. KJY

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank 818yvettek
Reviewed 26 October 2018 via mobile

Very Good food.real Lebanese food. Good service , everything good. Good wine, good meat everything perfect

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank angelinasweet
Reviewed 12 October 2018 via mobile

During our visit to Granada we enjoyed dinner here twice, something we would usually not do while travelling but the consistently fresh and surprising flavours were a welcome change from the Spanish cuisine. Service is very friendly and the restaurant is set in a nice...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank HesterE
Reviewed 27 September 2018

Located in a charming Arabic section of old town Granada, this restaurant has a wide selection of food, translated into English in the 2nd half of the menu. I wasn't very hungry, so had the baba ganoush and hummus starters. Both were delectable. My friend...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Drthmedarb
Reviewed 9 September 2018

We, a group of friends found this place on Trip Advisor website and we were not disappointed .The food was cooked by Mohammed’s wife Magita, lovely home cooked food. Fish taking was especially good as were the rest of our meal. We felt the pita...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Foong B
Reviewed 30 June 2018 via mobile

The waiter was charming and very helpful - spoke perfect english. Not being used to lebanese cuisine, he explained everything in detail and we were delighted with our choices. The food was amazing and a new, delicious experience. If we ever visit Granada again, this...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Emma B
Reviewed 6 June 2018

I've been a regular customer at the Samarkanda for 18 years. I consider it to be one of the best restaurants in Granada. Great home-style, simple, authentic Lebanese food, friendly and efficient service.

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank Zak M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Caldereria Vieja 3, 18010 Granada, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Andalucia  >  Province of Granada  >  Granada>  > San Pedro
  • Neighbourhood: San Pedro
  • Phone Number: +34 958 21 00 04
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