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My Big Fat Greek Restaurant - CLOSED

4218 N Scottsdale Rd, Scottsdale, AZ 85251-3910
+1 480-949-8900
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Overview
  • Excellent38%
  • Very good26%
  • Average30%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible4%
12 Aug 2015
“Good food”
1 Aug 2015
“Good food. Plenty. Doesn't make up for Bad service.”
Restaurant Hours Closed
CUISINES
Mediterranean, Greek, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
4218 N Scottsdale Rd, Scottsdale, AZ 85251-3910
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1 - 10 of 49 reviews

Reviewed 12 August 2015

This is clearly the better of the locations. The north Phoenix location resembles more of a sports bar than a Greek restaurant which is really a turnoff in my opinion. Food is great, huge portions, and even their desserts are delightful.

Thank travelbug196831350
Reviewed 1 August 2015 via mobile

Went there for dinner with friends. Ordered The Apoetizer Sampler platter to share. As we were eating the appetizers, our main course arrived . The server insisted on jamming our entree plates on the table before removing the platter & appetizer dishes. We had to...More

Thank Leigh A
Reviewed 7 July 2015

My group of friends have eaten here several times in the past year. While the food is ok, the service is less than perfect. They never seem to have enough staff to serve our large group of 10-12. We have always called a week ahead...More

Thank Kathie M
Reviewed 30 June 2015

We usually call this the "Big Greek" and it as a favorite with locals in the area. It's fun to yell Ohpah when they bring the flaming cheese appetizer! It is a little more pricey than your corner gyros stand, but the fun, atmosphere, and...More

Thank George C
Reviewed 28 June 2015

This place is mid priced and casual. They have the stuffed grape leaves that are great. the sauces are very good. I usually order the gyro which is very overstuffed with fresh lamb. They allow small dogs on the porch so we go there often.

Thank nancy s
Reviewed 9 May 2015

Lamp chop is delicious, good service, and you don't have to wait for a long time. Enjoyed the live music.

Thank Nancy Y
Reviewed 11 April 2015

We arrived in Scottsdale and checked into our condo. We then wandered into this wonderful Greek restaurant. Not counting a live Greek musician, perfect outdoor seating, and some of the best service of our trip, we must now say "do not miss the lamb chops!"...More

Thank Donald H
Reviewed 4 April 2015 via mobile

Tasty gyro meat, 3 in our party ordered either gyro wrap or gyro platter. My spanakopita was very good, tasty, with flaky pastry (not soggy). Waiter was very attentive and kept our bottomless glasses of soda filled nonstop. Definitely will return to this restaurant.

Thank Kathleen T
Reviewed 3 April 2015

I make a special trip here just for the greek salad. This particular location is much better than the others in the Phoenix area - don't know why. Service is rather slow but a nice location with outdoor seating. Prices are good. The bar used...More

Thank heidi84
Reviewed 11 May 2014

I visit Scottsdale every year on a boys golf trip for a week. MBFGR is a usual stop for us & it's been good in the past. Last two years however it's been subpar & because it's the second time now I wanted to write...More

Thank Richard B
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Restaurant Details

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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4218 N Scottsdale Rd, Scottsdale, AZ 85251-3910
  • Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Central Arizona  >  Scottsdale>  > Downtown Scottsdale
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown Scottsdale
  • Phone Number: +1 480-949-8900
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