Midan Al Tahrir

1324 S. Magnolia Ave.
Anaheim, CA 92804
Midan Al Tahrir

The Mexican


  • $
  • Dinner, Lunch
  • No Alcohol
  • Free Parking
  • Reservations Not Accepted
Midan Al Tahrir is a Middle Eastern restaurant in Anaheim. Try the koushari, the Egyptian equivalent of Rice-a-Roni: a rice pilaf of lentils and chickpeas topped with macaroni, spaghetti and enough fried onions to make a hamburger stand proud. You dump marinara sauce onto the plate, along with a curious garlic sauce that's like an incredibly pungent vinaigrette--the Mediterranean on a heaping plate. But there are so many dishes to try: the fava-bean appetizers enlivened with jalapeƱos; stuffed, roasted dove; anise and fenugreek teas. There's even an entire section devoted to the dishes of the Khaleeji, the Arab states on the Persian Gulf.

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