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Mediterranean Cruise Cafe

12500 Nicollet Ave, Burnsville, MN 55337-2804
+1 952-641-6222
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good36%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“gyros” (24 reviews)
“greek salad” (15 reviews)
“lamb” (18 reviews)
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Mediterranean, Greek, Middle Eastern, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
12500 Nicollet Ave, Burnsville, MN 55337-2804
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Reviewed 2 days ago

There lunch buffet is reasonably priced and has a good choice of items. The hummus here is wonderful. Everything I have tried has been very good.

Thank northbrook63
Reviewed 2 days ago

Thanks again to the collective judgement of eagle-eyed sleuths who share---I got hip to this fantastic Twin City's destination. Yes it's a great restaurant with eclectic Middle Eastern fare and of course it has a well-stocked bar. But Wednesday nights, this place features a talented...More

Thank Steve C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Cross the Minnesota-Mississippi Rivers and this is one of the best. The WINE LIST is very good. Crete/Greek wines jump out at you as do plenty of nice mixed drinks. The olive plate is excellent and accessible for Midwesterners. Of course plenty of gyro items...More

Thank tfMN
Reviewed 10 December 2017 via mobile

The food was wonderful! Odd name in my opinion and doesn't give justice to the menu. The hummus is excellent and the lamb shank was perfect. The portions are huge, our group took food home. Belly dancers on the weekends with a very wide range...More

Thank nate w
Reviewed 27 November 2017

Went here with four. We had appetizers and dinner. The place was very busy, every hour a belly dancer dances in the middle of the room. It is very well lit. The lamb was outstanding as was the dinner salad. I ordered lamb as everyone...More

Thank Mark Z
Reviewed 21 November 2017 via mobile

The lamb shank was fall off the bone delicious. The couscous was very nice. The vegetables were steam table quality. I was over in this area of town for a meeting, not worth the drive just for dinner.

Thank Sailuver
Reviewed 19 November 2017

The food is fresh and very good! We all enjoyed a lunch buffet....service was great too!! My favorite dish was the gyros!

Reviewed 16 November 2017

This Authentic Mediterranean Restaurant gives you the feel of being in a far away land! Great food and live entertainment make this place a Must See!

Thank Preferred Limou... M
Reviewed 9 November 2017

I had Gyro dinner, which was very good. Others had combo foods that they liked.. The Shish Ke bob was excellent. A belly dancer performed.

Thank Sally C
Reviewed 21 October 2017

The food is always great. They have a large menu and are willing to make substitutions to fit dietary needs. Our service was attentive and food came very hot, right from the grill. We are never disappointed.

Thank Judith T
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Questions & Answers
18 December 2016|
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Response from Brian H | Reviewed this property |
The business has a full bar. If u go to their website, more info is available.
10 April 2016|
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Response from Lee P | Reviewed this property |
We have found our family, who are all gluten free can eat most of the food, except the pita bread. We have eaten at many of their buffets .
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$21 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Delivery, Outdoor Seating, Highchairs Available
Good for
Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 12500 Nicollet Ave, Burnsville, MN 55337-2804
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Burnsville
  • Phone Number: +1 952-641-6222
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We are located at the intersection of Hwy 13 and Nicollet Avenue in Burnsville, across from the Burnsville Performing Arts Center. Free parking in our lot and the ramp across the street. We are also adjacent to Nicollet Commons Park.
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