WELCOME TO YOUR HOME..

Finally a family friendly Lebanese restaurant right here in San Marcos!  Conveniently located just off the 78 makes us the perfect location for lunch or stopping by just after work.

Dine-in or carry out, stop by to taste true Lebanese flavors and classic dishes.

Ara Lebanese Grill prepares authentic dishes including homemade falafels, kebabs and fresh sandwiches daily.

All of our traditional and vegetarian plates are made from scratch to order using only our family recipes.

Ara Lebanese Grill Inside
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SPECIALS AND REVIEWS

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Elizabeth C.
San Diego, CA

My bf and I have been here 3 or 4 times which says a lot about the food and service. It's a rare occasion for us to return somewhere multiple times unless we really enjoyed the food. The Shawarma (sp?) plate is my favorite. The potato salad is good, it is different ...

Oct 31, 2017
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Jill M.
Carlsbad, CA

The food exceeded our expectations! The best hummus I've ever tasted. I highly recommend eating here.

Oct 29, 2017
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Lou S.
San Marcos, CA

The most amazing hummus and Kafka sandwich. Glad we found this gem in a small strip mall in San Marcos.

Oct 25, 2017
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Karen S.
San Diego, CA

Yum!  This is my new favorite Mediterranean restaurant!  I had grilled chicken, hummus, and taboule; all first rate, delicious, and super fresh ingredients.  My meal also included "garlic paste" - the name does not come close describing how dreamy this light, yummy, concoction is in combination with my chicken.  I ...

Oct 25, 2017
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Kathy R.
San Marcos, CA

Believe all the five star reviews.  Aras has become our go to take out in San Marcos.  The food is fresh and so delicious.  You will absolutely not be disappointed.

Oct 24, 2017




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BLOGGER REVIEW

I ordered the chicken kebab with a side of rice and salad. It also came with a garlic paste for the chicken, and oh my gosh, it was the best dip I've ever tasted.

by Arianne



WINDSOR COMMUNITIES

To kick off your meal, regulars highly recommend the baba ghanouj. Chefs blend baked eggplant, tahini, and lemon juice to craft the slightly tangy dip, then drizzle it with heart-healthy olive oil.

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