Reviews


Eating Our Way Through Grand Rapids

Osta’s Lebanese Cuisine, 2228 Wealthy St SE, East Grand Rapids – 8/23/12 This is a sweet, little setting in which to enjoy mid-eastern fare. It’s casual space and holds about 11 tables. The take-out window was busier than the dining room when we visited. Our server promptly brought us menus but didn’t take beverage orders […]

The Bite

Osta’s A. John Aouad looks forward to seeing smiling faces during Restaurant Week

Click here for On-The Town article Sherrill Berry | On-the-Town By Sherrill Berry | On-the-Town on November 01, 2011 at 12:39 PM Osta’s chef and owner A. John Aouad Osta’s owner and chef A. John Aouad admits he hasn’t been to many other cities to check out restaurants. And why should he, says, since Grand Rapids offers […]

Gaslight Village Business of the Week

ABOUT OUR CHEF John Aouad was born in Beirut, Lebanon to parents John and Victoria. His father was a top chef in Lebanon who won several awards and received special recognition in both the Middle East and Europe. He was also the personal chef of King Faisal of Saudi Arabia for a time until he […]

Osta’s Featured on eight West

Eating Out Lebanese Style

Review from the The Rapidian 12/12/2012 – click here for article  by Hayley Larson (larsonha) on Wednesday Dec 12th, 2012 11:19am in OPINION The warm and hospitable food “experience” of the vibrant Lebanese culture is reflected in John and Diane Aouad’s restaurant, Osta’s Lebanese Cuisine. It stares down at you from its place above the right-hand […]

The Rapidian

Review from the The Rapidian 03/07/2014 – click here for article by Hayley Grzych (HGrzych) on Friday Mar 7th, 2014 10:36am in LOCAL LIFE Osta’s Lebanese Cuisine has remained a staple in Middle Eastern food in the Grand Rapids region since opening in 1993 and has grown as a family in the community. Diane and John […]

Grand Rapids Magazine Review