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Sahara Restaurant


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Mediterranean, Middle Eastern
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible

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Reviewed 2 December 2018 via mobile

This buffet includes lamb on the buffet. It is small but the food is great. The owner is nice and is always pleasant. The tabouli is awesome.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Karen S
Reviewed 24 September 2018

I've been eating here for years and was upset to see it closed last year. It's reopened after a renovation and the repairs and fresh paint have made it an even more pleasant place to eat.. I think it's by far the best mid-east food...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Kathleen S
Reviewed 17 August 2018

We were in town for business and walked from our hotel to this property. It's kinda deceiving--you have to enter on Summers Street although there is a business sign on Lee Street. Lots of tables, fair selection on the buffet, Pepsi fountain products. My eating...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank RetiredMilitary
Reviewed 22 May 2018

This is by far my favorite place to go in Charleston. It is buffet style and reasonably priced. The food is incredible. I can't even single out one dish as they are all great.

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank MrsBrown78
Reviewed 8 November 2017

This is a great place for mid Eastern style food. All you can eat buffet of many different meat and vegetable dished. You definitely will not leave hungry.

Date of visit: June 2017
Thank cryoung2
Reviewed 13 July 2017 via mobile

It's a seat yourself, serve yourself including utensils napkins and drink. Buffet choices were not plentiful but what was there was fairly good. From outside front of restaurant it's hard to discern if they are open.

Date of visit: July 2017
Thank deansilkwood
Reviewed 21 April 2017 via mobile

In & out service Delicious buffet Favs include gyro medley, roasted chicken, various vegetable medleys, hummus, baba ganoush, tzatiki sauce, curry, meatballs...friendly staff & great food

Date of visit: April 2017
Thank 188stacyk
Reviewed 27 October 2016 via mobile

We arrived at 1:59 pm. The buffet was plenty and they were polite. My husband's favorite was the tabbouleh, cucumber yogurt, and falafel. I really liked the fatoush. If we are ever back in Charleston, WV, we would return.

Date of visit: October 2016
Thank Alesia D
Reviewed 10 October 2016 via mobile

Tasty cuisine. Please disregard the xenophobic comments of others here. The service is excellent too.

Date of visit: October 2016
1  Thank TwelveToes
Reviewed 10 August 2016

This is my favorite downtown lunch spot. They offer delicious Mediterranean and Middle Eastern food. It is buffet style. I love the baba ganoush, falafel, and tabouleh. They usually have tasty pasta dishes and roasted veggies. Good option for vegetarians and meat eaters too. Open...More

Date of visit: July 2016
Thank WVBirdie
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