Omar's Mediterranean Cuisine & Bakery

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154 E 55th St (btwn 3rd and Lex)
New York, NY 10022
(212) 207-8302
Middle Eastern, Mediterranean
Mon–Sat: 11:30 AM–8:00 PM

Foursquare Tips

  • Love this place for chicken shawarma platter!! Delicious!!
  • Might have just found my new favorite place for lunch!
  • I cannot even begin to describe how delicious the food is here. There is a reason that at lunch the line wraps around the block. Chicken shawarma platter with tabbouleh and hummus is my favorite.
  • Huge portions and great value...Get the chicken schwarma, hummus, and eggplant salad
  • Go for the combo platters
  • Excelente comida !!! Tienen shawarna y especialidades rabes !!! Gran atencin !!!! El lugar sper agradable
  • Lol I was the in masjid !!
  • LOOOVE Omar's! There's usually always a queue for lunch but it moves quickly - just be sure to know what you want when you get to the counter.
  • I got the shawarma platter with hummus and yogurt and it was delicious. The olive oil on top of the hummus is unique and amazingly tasty.
  • Falafels are amazing, hummus has a bit of a weird taste but are good nonetheless. Try the combo platters, they give you much more food for the price.
  • The line gets very long, get there before noon if you can
  • The Eggplant side dish is delish!
  • Shawarma is off the chain
  • Omar's is outstanding! The staff was friendly, and the chicken shawarma platter was excellent! The warm pita and hummus were delicious, and inexpensive.
  • Falafel sandwich
  • Chicken shawarma platter with hummus and baba ganoush, excellent! But beware of a long slow moving line.
  • The baclava is the best I've ever had.
  • Good kofta and appetizers. Clean and good preparation. The place need renovation as decoration looks really old.
  • Best kebabs in Manhattan by a mile. All chicken and lamb dishes are delicious.
  • Fantastic value hearty Turkish / Mediterranean food. Get a chicken bbq platter which comes with 2 sides.