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Samaras Lebanese and Mediterranean Cuisine

417 Princes Hwy | 3/123 COrrimal St, Wollongong, Woonona, Wollongong, New South Wales 2517, Australia
+61 2 4284 9422
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good28%
  • Average7%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“mixed platter” (35 reviews)
“lamb shawarma” (13 reviews)
“tabouli” (18 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 21:30 Hours
Lebanese, Mediterranean, Middle Eastern, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Halal, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
417 Princes Hwy | 3/123 COrrimal St, Wollongong, Woonona, Wollongong, New South Wales 2517, Australia
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1 - 10 of 625 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago

Went with my Partner to have dinner and was very impressed with the service and the quality of the food that we ordered. To top it off we had a chat with the owner who asked about our meal and weather we have enjoyed our...More

Thank Fasiu J
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We were lucky to get a table on a Friday night without booking. I would advise planning & making a reservation. Food were scrumptious but it’s byo only. Worth the trip.

Thank Marina B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The food came out fast, was fantastic and big serves. So good value. Restaurant was very busy and very noisy and table service slow. 4 of us were directed to a table set for 3.....We got the extra chair and plate ourselves and shared 3...More

Thank Mobile535340
Reviewed 1 week ago

Wanted to go somewhere special to celebrate with our son WOW we weren't let down. A fantastic space Great food Great service. Loved the atmosphere and the vib. First eating stop next visit without a doubt!!!!!!!!

Thank Andrew C
Reviewed 1 week ago

Crowded even though we booked. Shoved into a small table cheek-to-jowl with other patrons. The noisiest restaurant we have been to in Wollongong. Couldn't hear across the small table. Food was ordinary. We were old. Old people are invisible. Service proved the point.

Thank Edward B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Ate with friends on the second sitting on a Saturday night long weekend.. Very noisy very crowded. 3 people in group, 2 enjoyed food, 1 did not. Service patchy. Staff friendly but too busy to respond quickly. My food was very nice. I suggest avoiding...More

1  Thank Alison D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The taste was nice but the meat on the skewers is so dry and overcooked. The chicken was tough and so was the beef.

3  Thank 329johnnyg26
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Each time we’ve eaten here everything has been absolutely delicious! I highly recommend it to everyone! The service has always been outstanding!

4  Thank Sarahceee
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This restaurant was recommended to us by a friend. And when we arrived they had all these claims about being number 1 for this and number 2 for that. And all I can say after having a meal there is I can see why. The...More

1  Thank Backpacker1091
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Friendly staff, food is always good. Had the 7.30pm sitting felt as though the meals were too rushed with no break between entree and main.

Thank Kelli O
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Questions & Answers
8 March 2017|
AnswerShow all 5 answers
Response from Chris T | Reviewed this property |
It's byo and there is a bottle shop next to the restaurant
Rose P
29 May 2015|
Response from rehab n |
Yes it is - beer & wine . Thank you
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$24
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 417 Princes Hwy | 3/123 COrrimal St, Wollongong, Woonona, Wollongong, New South Wales 2517, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Wollongong  >  Woonona
  • Phone Number: +61 2 4284 9422
  • E-mail
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