A long menu of Mediterranean dishes delivered in a casual, comfortable earth-toned setting.

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336 W Dussel Dr, Maumee, OH 43537

Mon - Fri: 11AM - 9PM
Sat: 3PM - 9PM
Sun: Closed


  • 5 star ratingSahara's shawarma is perfectly cooked every time.   Their hummus is smooth and yummy and the baklava is the best... read more

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    Elaine F.

    5 star ratingEnjoyed a vegetarian sampler here. Excellent! Great atmosphere too. We'll be coming back!

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    Jerry C.

    5 star ratingUnbelievably good! We've eaten here twice and both times were excellent. I'm a vegetarian and I eat Mediterranean quite a... read more

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    Rebecca C.
  • 5 star ratingThis place is a gem. There were plenty of seats, the service was fast and the food was delicious! We... read more

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    Kate M.

    5 star ratingNot sure I understand the bad reviews from 2013...  maybe it is under new ownership??  I am in line with... read more

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    Jan L.

    5 star ratingExcellent food. This was a nice treat after spending all day driving. We had the meat with hummus, gyro and... read more

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    Angela M.
  • 5 star ratingA quiet little hidden gem holds an amazing cuisine!
    Dussel Drive off 475 has a small local spot that you must...
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    Todd C.

    5 star ratingBest hummus and falafel in town! I eat here almost everyday for lunch 🙂 I recommend ordering ahead and taking... read more

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    Kristi G.

    Just ate 3rd excellent meal here. Traveling to/from Michigan from VA-5 years apart. Sister figured out how to fit... read more

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    S Johnson
  • The food is excellent! Great service too! We had the veggie sampler, baba ganoush, chicken shawarma sandwich and plate. The... read more

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    Florina Eliescu

    5 star ratingExcellent! Stopped in on a whim and sure glad I did. Great food and great service. I will return.

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    Don W.

    5 star ratingVisited right before Christmas, after looking for a healthier than fast food place. We both had chicken gyros and fries,... read more

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    Ana B.
  • 5 star ratingExcellent dinner!   We are staying in the area for one night and chose Sahara for dinner.  My husband had... read more

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    Kathy L.

    Fantastic food and wonderful service! Hummus is fabulous and stir fry excellent. They don't have a liquor license but you... read more

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    Dr. Kenneth Power

    5 star ratingIn town on business and stopped by for dinner.  Hummus with gyro meat as an appetizer was great, the hummus... read more

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    Lou G.
  • 5 star ratingWhat a GEM! Order the Lentil Soup, Chicken Noodle Soup, Hummos, Chicken Schwarma, Baklava or Rice pudding 🙂 Im sure... read more

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    Shae C.

    5 star ratingWe'd seen a middle eastern restaurant near Maumee when we were visiting friends and it put us in the mood... read more

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    Sean C.

    Fantastic food and wonderful service! Hummus is fabulous and stir fry excellent. They don't have a liquor license but you... read more

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    Dr. Kenneth Power
  • 5 star ratingDisclaimer: I am vegan.
    Was looking for a lunch spot while visiting town and saw the great reviews for this spot...
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    Tiffany W.

    Tremendous, delicious and authentic, the Sahara will please your palate in every way. The shawarma gyro meal is fabulous, arriving... read more

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    John Stiles

    5 star ratingWe happened upon this amazing gem just off the Ohio turnpike as we were actually looking for a quick break... read more

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    Mary A.

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