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Sahara East

184 First Ave. (E. 11th & E. 12th Sts.) Send to Phone
This East Village Middle Eastern eatery draws a crowd, and not just for the hookah.


Lunch & Dinner daily
Open late

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Operations may be disrupted due to COVID-19. Be sure to contact the restaurant to find out its current status and offerings.

Sahara East Restaurant Review

: It’s loud and festive at this Village locale. Take your pick from a menu that includes hummus, stuffed grape leaves, kebabs, and couscous with lamb or chicken---then enjoy an after-dinner smoke with the house hookah pipe.

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