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237 N Old Woodward Ave, Apt N, Birmingham, MI 48009-5305
+1 248-645-6999
10:00 - 23:00
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Sun 13:00 - 21:00
Mon - Thu 10:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 10:00 - 23:00
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Beverly Hills, Michigan
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34 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 January 2017

Excellent shwarma and fresh squeezed vegetable juices, overall casual atmosphere with rapid service and tasty entrees

Thank Cliff R
Birmingham, Michigan
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107 reviews
83 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 January 2017 via mobile

The food was good, but the service was very slow, inattentive, and unprofessional. The restaurant had 3 occupied tables, but apparently scrolling on one's cell phone screen behind the counter took precedent. And by the way, the electro-tech-trash-pop music blaring on the radio in the background made you want to bolt out of there as fast as you could...which was... More 

Thank Michael P
Auburn Hills, Michigan
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35 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 December 2016

This place has a variety of selections. I ate lunch and a juice which was wonderful and overall very healthy. I would totally recommend this place, lunch or dinner.

Thank erikita2016
Birmingham, Michigan
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67 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 November 2016

The last time I went there some of the food was burned. To be served burned food in an Arabic place is really a deliberate insult. When I complained they took forever to bring a replacement. I left no tip and split. This place used to be pretty good, I will never go back.

Thank Geoffrey R
birmingham, mi
Level Contributor
80 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 74 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 November 2016 via mobile

This place has great food. The hot bread and hummus are delicious as are their salads and entrees. And you can depend on the consistency of the preparation. I'm a regular here and really it is one of the best places to eat in the downtown area. My gripe is with the service. The only waiter working most nights(the guy... More 

Thank terristours
Austin, Texas
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9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 November 2016

Great authentic Lebanese food. So good! Try the chicken shawarma sandwich and they have the best pita bread and hummus. Their smoothies are amazing too.

Thank cfrith5
Birmingham, Michigan
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234 reviews
164 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 September 2016

Recently we ordered the falafel appetizer and the lamb and mushroom with salad and rice to share. Pure heaven. The falafel was served with pickles and pickled vegetables, greens and tahini. The falafel was warm, creamy interior and crispy exterior. The spices on the lamb and mushroom was wonderful. We also had crushed lentil soup and had enough for another... More 

Thank msl50birm
Battle Creek, Michigan
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27 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 April 2016

Simply the best Lebanese restaurant in existence. Excellent, tender chicken and beef. Best hummus and toum in the region. Service is also top notch. Reasonable pricing, to boot!

Thank Dkaytch
Level Contributor
4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 22 March 2015

Everything I am in Birmingham, MI, I get a takeout order for my family. This is some of the best lebanese food around! Anything you get on the menu is excellent. I have never eaten in the restaurant, so I cannot comment on the service or the demeanor of the staff.

Thank Accka
Berkley, Michigan
Level Contributor
209 reviews
129 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 78 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 March 2015

I've been to Pita Cafe over the years and to me, it is almost like comfort food. Split Lentil soup, chicken schwarma with extra garlic, Falfalle - it's all good. In Birmingham, it is difficult to find quality food in this price range. It's nothing fancy but if you have a hunger for some good Middle Eastern Food.... this is... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
Lebanese, Middle Eastern, Mediterranean, Greek, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Halal
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Open Hours
13:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 237 N Old Woodward Ave, Apt N, Birmingham, MI 48009-5305
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Birmingham
  • Phone Number: +1 248-645-6999

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