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Arpi's Phoenicia Deli

12151 Westheimer Rd, Houston, TX 77077-6785
+1 281-558-0416
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good36%
  • Average5%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
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“shawarma” (17 reviews)
“hummus” (15 reviews)
“lamb” (7 reviews)
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Lebanese, Mediterranean, Middle Eastern, Vegan Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Halal
12151 Westheimer Rd, Houston, TX 77077-6785
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Reviewed 2 November 2017 via mobile

Really awesome first time experience here. I rarely give 5 stars unless I really dig the place. I had a Lamb Shawarma and a small Greek salad. Did not disappoint! The lamb was ground fresh full of herbs and spices... and the garlic sauce they...More

Thank Vanessa A
Reviewed 1 October 2017

Always our first stop for a meal when we get to Houston! This deli has a large variety of Mediterranean dishes. If you like Mediterranean food there is something here for you. We have been eating here during our trips to Houston since 2007. I...More

Thank Spike S
Reviewed 5 August 2017 via mobile

I go to Phoenician Specialty Foods all the time. The deli has the all the best hot foods, desserts and coffees of the grocery store.

Thank Ruth K
Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

Very good place for healthy Mediterranean food. Very tasty shawarma sandwiches. Reasonably priced. Great atmosphere for getting together, family and friends.

Thank Mitri C
Reviewed 8 July 2017

Food is excellent and very reasonable. Lots of choices for Mediterrian food of all kinds. They also have a grocery store next door. I have been going there for several years and never disappointed.

Thank Joe P
Reviewed 11 April 2017

If you want to have a great lunch or dinner this is the place. Mediterranean food and fusion like ceviche can be bought; every single plate is veeery good and for dessert the ice cream flavors are unique and excellent; the same for coffe, I...More

Thank I969RBmariag
Reviewed 13 February 2017

I have been going to this restaurant since they opened up in 1980's (in a different location than the current one). All their food is a delight to your taste bud but the chicken sandwich is to die for. If you come to west side...More

Thank ali s
Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

Order at the counter. So many choices from shawarma, babaganouj, hummus, lamb shank, salads, tabouleh, falafel, grilled eggplant, pickled beets, etc. Everything is very fresh. There is a condiment bar with garlic mayonnaise, hot pepper sauce, tzatziki sauce and pita chips and bread. If you...More

Thank pasherry
Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

They said they had changed the menu - however, didn't have any new or old menus?? Ok! We got the chicken wrap (the chicken was terrible - dry, tasteless, hard),- nothing like the photos we had seen. The side dips we for were good, however,...More

Thank J20ELA111
Reviewed 8 September 2016

We went to Phoenicia grocery store on a Sunday evening and the deli closed about 5:30 pm. Someone told us about Arpi's so we decided to eat dinner here. We had babaghanouj, falafel sandwiches and lamb shwarma sandwich. All were good. You order and pay...More

Thank TravelIntl
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
08:00 - 21:00
07:30 - 21:00
07:30 - 21:00
07:30 - 21:00
07:30 - 21:00
07:30 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 12151 Westheimer Rd, Houston, TX 77077-6785 (Formerly Phoenicia Cafe and Deli)
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Houston
  • Phone Number: +1 281-558-0416
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