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Chef's Specialties

Ocean Springs Chamber of Commerce Main Street Tourism Bureau 
“Restaurant of the Year”

​Rotary Club of Ocean Springs “Service Above Self” Recognition to Phoenicia’s Sam Sabagh March 2011 

​New Orleans Magazine, Short Trips Great Dining, Dining Guide to Gulf Coast Travel

What our customers are saying...

1223 Government Street  |  Ocean Springs, MS
Monday Thru Thursday:  7:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m.
Friday And Saturday:  7:00 a.m. To 10:00 p.m.
Sunday:  7:00 a.m. To 2:30 p.m.

A favorite among locals with appreciation of fine cuisine, Phoenicia Gourmet Restaurant sits in the renowned artisan city of Ocean Springs on the gulf coast of Mississippi. A sterling reputation draws patrons from as far as New Orleans, Alabama and Florida, who come to enjoy world-class cuisine in a beautiful Greek neo-classical atmosphere. USDA prime steaks, seafood, Greek and Lebanese entrees are prepared with love and care, using only the freshest ingredients available. This attention to detail and unprecedented service has resulted in award-winning status.

Fresh Hummus

A blend of chick peas,  tahini, lemon juice and garlic served with toasted pita bread.


Falafel Starter

Fava and garbanzo beans mixed with herbs and exotic Middle Eastern spices, fried to perfection and served with Taratour sauce.


Baba Ghanuj Eggplant Dip

Roasted eggplant blended with Tahini, lemon juice and garlic.


Half Rack of Lamb

Marinated in aromatic Middle Eastern spices, and charbroiled to perfection.




I come here every morning just for the coffee. It's a unique flavor that I can't find anywhere else.


-Joe Smith



All of the dishes are prepared fresh and with fresh meats and veggies. Everything is so good I can't even pick a favorite.


- Susan & Bob



Not since I came to the US have I experienced such exquisite Middle Eastern food. It's like being back home in my favorite cafe. 


-Al Mohammud