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10 S 5th St, Ste 1, Minneapolis, MN 55402-1012
+1 612-333-4658
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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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100 reviews
82 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 March 2017

This is the definition of hidden gem. It's tiny, like super small. However, the food is perfect fast Greek and the owners / counter staff are super nice. I don't know if I would try to eat inside again at a table but it's worth a visit to grab and go. Well priced, quality food.

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Thank Loren K
Minneapolis, Minnesota
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Reviewed 26 February 2017

The food here is among the best Greek in the cities. Super nice staff. I eat here a couple times a week.

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Thank keithlodermeier
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24 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 March 2016

The food here is amazing!! One of the best Greek salads with gyro that I have ever had! Very friendly casual atmosphere.

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Saint Louis Park, Minnesota
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31 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 March 2016 via mobile

Lost track of how many people j have introduced to the place. Fresh vegetables, squirts of lemon juice and olive oil and a sprinkle of herbs. Absolutely succulent gyro meat, warm pita, actual green lettuce, tangy olives ... Need I say more?

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Thank Katia39
Minneapolis, Minnesota
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157 reviews
76 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 January 2016

The two fellows that run this place are great. It is a simple process with a long line most days. The food has always been great though. The prices are not bad either, I would recommend this for sure if you are wanting something from outside Minnesota.

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Thank gokujou
FL
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77 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 October 2015

I LOVE this place. Seriously the BEST HUMMUS ever. I make it at home but can't get it this creamy! Salad is super fresh. They cut it when you order. Warm yummy pita. Even the rice is great. If you don't get there early be prepared to stand in line. The gentlemen working keep the line moving and you will... More 

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Thank lisaandandyFL
Minneapolis, Minnesota
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16 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 September 2015

I've been visiting Omar for many years. Always great, always a long line at lunch time, always worth it. They're so friendly and the food is so good.

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Thank brady h
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56 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 May 2015

My wife was coming downtown for lunch and asked me to take her for Greek food. I knew there was one option. We both had HUGE portions of very good gyro platters. Such a great meal!

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Thank Ryan M
Denver, CO
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157 reviews
70 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 207 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 March 2015 via mobile

We shared one of the salad combos and we were so glad we did. It went on for days. And everything is being made in front of you. Really liked the sauce on the falafel. Tasted different than others I've had. We were there at an odd ball time, 3 PM. So it was fairly empty. I would imagine the... More 

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Thank lindymae
Minneapolis
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 August 2014 via mobile

My coworkers and I rave about the garlic dip and the kabob special and Fridays (and now Wednesdays by popular demand!) Tiny little cafe with two sweet men working behind the counter. I think they're starting to recognize me as "the garlic girl" because I ALWAYS ask for the dip. If you like Greek, you have to check this place... More 

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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
US$7 - US$7
Cuisine
Mediterranean, Greek, Delicatessen, Middle Eastern
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 10 S 5th St, Ste 1, Minneapolis, MN 55402-1012
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Minneapolis>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 612-333-4658

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?