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Sanaa s Gourmet Mediterranean

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401 E 8th St Ste 100, Sioux Falls, SD 57103-7005
+1 605-275-2516
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10:30 - 15:00
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Mon - Fri 10:30 - 15:00
Fri - Sat 17:00 - 20:00
Sat 11:00 - 14:00
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Pierre, South Dakota
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101 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 February 2017

Our first time here. It was the Saturday buffet, a great way to try a lot of different food and find out what you like best. All of the food was wonderful. Well-prepared, FRESH, and so much flavor. Not 'fine dining' given the 'warehouse' like setting and as a result a bit noisy. The food was well-prepared with a lot... More 

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Thank spearchuck
Canton
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4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 February 2017

This is truly a destination for incredible eating. Sioux Falls is so lucky to have a place like this. Go early because on the weekends it fills beyond capacity.

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Thank 241timothyd
Sioux Falls, South Dakota, United States
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413 reviews
237 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 98 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 February 2017

In possibly the most unlikely of spots on the East Bank of Sioux Falls, this is one of the most yummy dining establishments around. A wide variety of dishes crafted by this most talented culinary team. When in Sioux Falls, take a departure from the large restaurant scene and enjoy the cuisine here.

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Thank Steve S
Harrisburg, South Dakota
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12 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 January 2017

We have eaten at Sanaa's many times and it is just simply the BEST!! Nothing pretentious-- just fantastic Mediterranean food made fresh from scratch daily-- even the unlimited piles of of homemade pita bread. Owner/operator Sanaa has published several cookbooks and is always present to make sure her food is served with love and care. If you're a vegetarian, you'll... More 

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Marshall, Minnesota
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93 reviews
68 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 January 2017 via mobile

The owner/chef appeared on Beat Bobby Flay. Must have been a stacked jury that kept her from winning. This was outstanding. Sanna's has to be one of the top three dinning experiences in all of South Dakota.

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South Dakota
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 December 2016

Great Mediterranean food in the heart of Sioux Falls. I love their weekend buffet lunches and during the week - carryout specials. Saana also provides her salads to local grocery stores so I can get a fix on the way home.

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Thank JQWD
Gainesville, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 December 2016 via mobile

I was anxious to try Sanaa's after reading several positive reviews. I was not disappointed. For lunch I had the lentil and bulger with caramelized onions. It was deliciously flavored and filling without feeling stuffed. Most entrees come with a choice of salad and saffron rice that compliment the meal nicely. The homemade gluten free pits bread served with the... More 

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Thank foodie1250
Sioux Falls, South Dakota
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26 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 November 2016

Authentic Mediterranean cuisine is usually found in much larger cities, but Sioux Falls, SD has its own and it's well worth visiting. My wife and I had the Saturday luncheon buffet and were not disappointed.

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Thank dogchow2016
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66 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

I love Sanaa. She lives her food and we are grateful witness to her artisans expressions. Healthy and hearty selection. Cheerful and attentive staff keeping the guests comfortable. My favorite restaurant in all the Dakotas. Come on Friday or Saturday night for the buffet.

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Thank Byron M
New Orleans, Louisiana
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106 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 September 2016 via mobile

You order at the counter and the food is prepared in front of you. It's already cooked and all, kinda like a buffet and they put it on a plate. I got this chicken calzone-type thing and it tasted ok. I didn't like the rice or salad. Not the place for me I guess.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mediterranean, Middle Eastern, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
Monday
10:30 - 15:00
Tuesday
10:30 - 15:00
Wednesday
10:30 - 15:00
Thursday
10:30 - 15:00
Friday
10:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 20:00
Saturday
17:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 14:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 401 E 8th St Ste 100, Sioux Falls, SD 57103-7005
  • Location: United States  >  South Dakota (SD)  >  Sioux Falls
  • Phone Number: +1 605-275-2516

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