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Emily's Lebanese Delicatessen

641 University Ave NE, Minneapolis, MN 55413-1963
+1 612-379-4069
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good26%
  • Average5%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“spinach pie” (11 reviews)
“tabouli” (20 reviews)
“kabobs” (5 reviews)
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Lebanese, Mediterranean, Middle Eastern, Delicatessen
$$ - $$$
641 University Ave NE, Minneapolis, MN 55413-1963
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

What a find! Food is delicious...chicken noodle soup, kabobs, olives, feta cheese, salads and deserts! Small and cordial. Wish we lived closer. We will find a reason to return.

Thank ACT63
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We have been going to this restaurant for over 35 years. The food just can’t be beat. Everything is fresh. The staff are friendly and capable. It has been updated over the last few years and looks good. The one things that has never changed...More

Thank Kay R
Reviewed 14 October 2017

The exterior of Emily's is pretty bland, except for the large number of people waiting to get seated! And the wait is well worth it. A friend invited me, knowing that my work abroad had turned me on to the cuisines of the world. While...More

1  Thank E954HTrichardh
Reviewed 13 September 2017 via mobile

The best, freshest authentic lebanese food ever. I will only eat raw kibby here! Do not miss this great deli. You won't regret it. Promise.

Thank CreativeEliza
Reviewed 3 September 2017 via mobile

Emilys is a local institution, run by same family for generations. Try the appetizer plate to share for light meal fir two, and add tabouli. Every dish is great, made from old family recipes. We've been coming here for over 35 years.

Thank tomnancyNewYork
Reviewed 8 August 2017

Fast service, delicious food. Large portions. We ordered an app tray, and that could have been the meal. Hummus, baba ganoush, olives and feta cheese (it was enough for a lunch the next day.) The kibbi was as good as I remembered as were the...More

Thank Trevor L
Reviewed 27 June 2017

I've had some great food at Emily's! Unfortunately they list themselves as being open until 10, and they turn the grill off at 9. So if you plan on going for food, go before 9.

Thank HeadinNorth
Reviewed 21 March 2017 via mobile

Emily's Lebanese Delicatessen....Wow! Had really no idea if the Mrs and I would like "Lebanese" food (especially Terri as she's the picky one) but before we left she was already making comments about 'the next time we come back'....the food was outstanding! I had the...More

Thank FlashBack351
Reviewed 3 March 2017 via mobile

If you have a love for Lebanese food this is your go to place! Authentic great food with no frills. Reasonably priced, good service. The food did not disappoint.

Thank Denise F
Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

This is a wonderful place for traditional Lebanese food, new renovation looks wonderful. My family and I have been going here for about 12 years.

Thank royalty14
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$15
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 641 University Ave NE, Minneapolis, MN 55413-1963
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Minneapolis
  • Phone Number: +1 612-379-4069
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