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The 15 Best Middle Eastern Restaurants Near Sunrise

Updated: May 2, 2022

Looking for Sunrise’s tastiest manakeesh and tabouleh? These are the Middle Eastern spots doing it best. We analyzed awards, leading publications, and top-ranking sites to find the best Middle Eastern spots. Sit down and feast mezze-style with a hookah pipe and belly dancers at some of these Sunrise venues.

Find the perfect Middle Eastern restaurant

Sunrise Pita & Grill

Middle Eastern, $, SunriseMiddle Eastern, $Sunrise
Google: 4.7
Yelp: 4.5
  • CultureTrip, 2017

    The 10 Best Restaurants In Sunrise, Florida

    CultureTrip, 2017

Maoz Vegetarian

Middle Eastern, SunriseMiddle EasternSunrise
Google: 4.0
Yelp: 4.5

Pita Pita Falafel Bar

Middle Eastern, $$, SunriseMiddle Eastern, $$Sunrise
Google: 4.4
Yelp: 4.0

Kababi Cafe By Kuluck

Middle Eastern, $$, SunriseMiddle Eastern, $$Sunrise
Google: 4.3
Yelp: 4.0

If you travel further

Dar Tajine

Moroccan, $$, PlantationMoroccan, $$Plantation
Google: 4.7
Yelp: 4.5
  • Eater, 2021

    12 New Restaurants in Fort Lauderdale to Check Out Right Now

    Eater, 2021

The Friendship Cafe

Middle Eastern, Fort LauderdaleMiddle EasternFort Lauderdale, Colee Hammock
Google: 4.7
Yelp: 5.0

Chill & Grill Pita

Mediterranean, PlantationMediterraneanPlantation
Google: 4.8
Yelp: 4.5

Izgara Express

Middle Eastern, $$, PlantationMiddle Eastern, $$Plantation
Google: 4.7
Yelp: 4.5

Galata Kebab & Pide House

Turkish, $$, Pompano BeachTurkish, $$Pompano Beach, Cypress Bend
Google: 4.7
Yelp: 4.5

The Gyro Joint

Greek, $, Pompano BeachGreek, $Pompano Beach, Garden Isles
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.5

Pita Plus

Mediterranean, $$, Fort LauderdaleMediterranean, $$Fort Lauderdale
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.5

La Vie Lebanese Restaurant

Middle Eastern, $$, Pompano BeachMiddle Eastern, $$Pompano Beach, Palm Aire
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.5

Yalla Market

Lebanese, $$, Coconut CreekLebanese, $$Coconut Creek
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.5

Mora Grill

Mediterranean, $$, Pompano BeachMediterranean, $$Pompano Beach, Beach
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.5

Mini Pita

Mediterranean, $$, Fort LauderdaleMediterranean, $$Fort Lauderdale, River Oaks
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.5
  • Hoodline, 2018

    The 5 best Mediterranean restaurants in Fort Lauderdale

    Hoodline, 2018

How did we curate these results?

Finding the right Middle Eastern restaurant for you shouldn’t be so hard. For these results, 823905 restaurant reviews were analyzed, 16799 restaurants’ Yelp and Google reviews were captured, and exactly 790 lists and articles from Eater, CultureTrip and Hoodline and others were carefully reviewed by boam. Yes, we even looked at Eater - 12 New Restaurants in Fort Lauderdale to Check Out Right Now, CultureTrip - The 10 Best Restaurants In Sunrise, Florida and Hoodline - The 5 best Mediterranean restaurants in Fort Lauderdale to pull this list together. Our engine uses real-time data to only show restaurants that are open and their available services, so you can stay safe on your terms. Nobody paid to get on this list, these restaurants earned their spots fair and square. Don’t sleep on the restaurants in this list.

Recurring questions

Sunrise Pita & Grill, Maoz Vegetarian, and Pita Pita Falafel Bar are some of the highest-rated late-night Middle Eastern spots in Sunrise.

Maoz Vegetarian and Kababi Cafe By Kuluck are vegetarian-friendly Middle Eastern restaurants in Sunrise.

Maoz Vegetarian, Kababi Cafe By Kuluck, and Nirala Sweets & Restaurant are the highest-rated Middle Eastern restaurants for take-out in Sunrise.

Maoz Vegetarian is the highest-rated vegan-friendly Middle Eastern restaurant in Sunrise.

The highest-rated Middle Eastern restaurants for delivery in Sunrise are Maoz Vegetarian, Kababi Cafe By Kuluck, and Nirala Sweets & Restaurant.

Drink pairing tips

  • The ideal pairing for falafel

    Experts recommend pairing a falafel with a glass of Rosé, a popular pink wine.

  • Pair Chardonnay with falafel

    When considering how to best enjoy your falafel, we would highlight how well a glass of Chardonnay complements the dish as it enhances flavour.


  • Sauvignon Blanc and falafel


    If your food palns include Falafel, then you should consider helping it along with some white wine. We find that a Sauvignon Blanc, with its hits of tropical, serves as the best pairing to the dish.

Interesting facts

  • A classic dish

    In Egypt they make a local favourite called wul Medames. The mashed fava beans in it make it irresistible!

  • 24 pounds of falafel ball

    a circumference of over a metre is the record for the biggest falafel ball. We hope people were hungry!

  • A belly full of kebab

    Are you a fan ofkebab? The current record for eating the most kebab is 290 skewers! Do you love kebab enough to beat this record?

Parking in the area

Sunriseis notorious for tricky parking. To make the hunt for parking easier, we’ve partnered with a cutting-edge digital parking reservation system, Spothero, that enables you to book a spot in advance before you visit your chosen Middle Eastern spot.

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