Like a gentle dragon or the earth itself, a falafel's rough exterior belies its inner warmth. Crunch through outer shells with this Groupon.
Choose from Three Options
- $15 for $30 worth of dinner entrees from the grill for two
- $30 for $60 worth of dinner entrees from the grill for four
- $7 for $15 worth of lunch fare
For dinner, diners can dig into the chicken taouk ($15), veggie kebab ($14), lamb chops ($33), mixed grill ($21), or shrimp kebab ($17). For lunch, they can chow down on falafel ($7.50), chicken shawarma ($7.50), a kafta kebab ($7.50), or a beef kebab ($8.50). View the dinner grill menu and lunch menu online.
The Phoenician does not just transport eaters’ palates to Lebanon—it transports their whole minds, with a decorative aesthetic characterized by arched thresholds, vines, and elegant chandeliers. Its lunch and dinner menus teem with vegetable kebabs, meaty shawarmas, and spiced-onion flavors that have attracted praise from Richmond magazine, which named it a Best New Restaurant in 2009. The eatery welcomes diners with comfortable, cushioned seating, so they don’t become exhausted by trying to make a cushion out of sweetener packets.