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“The Phoenicians history stretches back more than 7000 B.C. A seafarer people that settled the coast of Lebanon around 3000 B.C.
The Phoenicians developed the first alphabet and sailed the unchartered waters of the old world looking for new markets.”

There is a belief they reached America thousands of years before Columbus.
Here at Phoenicia’s we do our cooking with love and care providing you with the best quality and freshest ingredients available. Sit back and enjoy this unique dining experience. Thank you, come back again & again.

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



AboutPhoenicia Gourmet

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.


Whatour customers are saying…

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