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Marhaba Mediterranean Grill

2801 Nicollet Ave, Minneapolis, MN 55408-2329
2801 Nicollet Ave S
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good25%
  • Average12%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible18%
20 Nov 2016
“Great lunch buffet $15”
2 Jul 2016
“Good buffet :)”
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Mediterranean, Greek, Middle Eastern
$$ - $$$
2801 Nicollet Ave, Minneapolis, MN 55408-2329
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Reviewed 20 November 2016 via mobile

I can't believe I haven't been to this place sooner. They have a great buffet with plenty of options, beef ribs, salmon, gyro and so much more. It is a bit confusing as you have to make your way around to several stations to build...More

Thank TryppAdams
Reviewed 23 July 2016 via mobile

These guys are the pyramid builders. This is the old Java restaurant which has been there for 40 years. Merhaba Grill is the new spin of the family who owns the building. The food is simple but it has this real fresh taste. I only...More

Thank drink50fifty
Reviewed 2 July 2016

The food is well prepared an yummy. The only thing that I don't give 5 star is about cleanliness. The tables were not that clean as you expect in a restaurant and also there was a strong odor which is unpleasant at a restaurant from...More

Thank Kaya A
Reviewed 8 March 2016

good buffet, been going here for 30 years when it was still the java, for some reason the owner decided to charge me 60.00 for 3 lunch buffets, after I pointed out it was too much he changed itto 45.00 dollars. Every other time I...More

2  Thank hayward2016
Reviewed 31 October 2015

We frequently take in the buffet on Friday nights. It has a vast array of delicious hot dishes, as well as fresh fruits, salads, sauces and desserts- be sure to get the baklava, it drips with gooey goodness!

1  Thank Judy A
Reviewed 27 July 2015

I like the food but I don't want to read by the lamb shank that if one takes more than single piece, he'd have to pay more. I found the staff to be rude and unfriendly. No hi, no thank you, no refills. Many times...More

1  Thank Rina B
Reviewed 25 July 2015

We stopped in one night to try it out. We had driven past it for months and decided tonight was the night. We were very surprised to learn that it was a buffet. One tip, do not go later in the evening, the food has...More

Thank Marc_C55412
Reviewed 14 February 2015

I saw this place on my way through town and and needed some lunch. Went in and found the best spread of middle-eastern food in a buffet I have ever seen. For 11 bucks I filled my place a few times with delicious salads, authentic...More

1  Thank Tom R
Reviewed 17 September 2014

I went to this buffet last week, and since then I can't get the food off my mind! It was unblieveably delicious, and well worth the price! only 11$ for lots of meat, salad and delicacies + tea. Note: The staff are Arab and most...More

Thank Shiva J
Reviewed 12 April 2014

This place is the best! Fabulous food! We have been eating at this little gem since the current family took over the restaurant that was Java. The food just gets better and better.

1  Thank MyThoughts417
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Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
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Open Hours
09:00 - 22:00
09:00 - 22:00
09:00 - 22:00
09:00 - 22:00
09:00 - 22:00
09:00 - 23:00
09:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2801 Nicollet Ave, Minneapolis, MN 55408-2329
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Minneapolis
  • Phone Number: 2801 Nicollet Ave S
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