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Parthenon Restaurant

5500 S 56th St # 100, Lincoln, NE 68516-1834
+1 402-423-2222
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good27%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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Mediterranean, Greek, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
5500 S 56th St # 100, Lincoln, NE 68516-1834
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

The Parthenon is one of our regular “Friday night out” restaurants. The menu is varied and different from all the other places in town. The food is consistently good, and well priced. They have nice wine selection. The restaurant is always clean and the staff...More

Thank Flo D
Reviewed 3 days ago

Wonderful Greek salad started out our meal, with their house dressing that is also available in local groceries. Spanakopita was Opa! Side selections for each entrée were not run-of-the-mill, but instead were gourmet; I enjoyed uniquely-seasoned, broiled grouper, Greek potato, and roasted asparagus with garlic...More

Thank 747MusicMaker
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Great place. This is my go to place. Food is always great and service outstanding. Love the menu with the Greek staples but daily specials are incredible. Always a gourmet offering. Best kept secret in Nebraska!

Thank jgeardino
Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband got the falafel sandwich and said it was tasty. My daughter got the gyro sandwich. I got the Mykonos pizza, thin crust. WAY TOO MUCH green bell pepper! I sat and picked off a 1/4 cup of bell pepper in order to eat...More

Thank Cheri K
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Friendly service, great fresh food, good clean atmosphere, chef will come out occasionally to ask you how things taste. Would definitely recommend for Greek in Lincoln!

Thank Joel S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My fiancé and I ate here the first night I arrived in Lincoln. The food was delicious! We ordered the feta hummus and I had the falafel sandwich. It was my first impression of Lincoln and it was such a delight. The waitress was very...More

Thank carlaortiz21
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We love this family owned restaurant. We eat there regularly for lunch. Great Greek salad with grilled chicken it is always fresh. The Greek fries are homemade and delicious. Sunday breakfast/brunch is also very good. My husband loves the omelets. All the food is consistently...More

Thank car1954
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We eat here frequently, and love the food! We enjoy the chicken souvlaki, avgalemono soup, hummus and falafel sandwich.

Thank mothersuperior55
Reviewed 9 March 2018

Greek meets American very nicely here. The Moussaka reminded me about my grandma and the Greek salad is just perfect. Everything tasty and worm. Will go there, if go to Lincoln again.

Thank Mariy V
Reviewed 28 January 2018 via mobile

We were in Lincoln visiting friends. They suggested Parthenon and we had a great dunk g experience. There were 8 in our group and the waitress handled the group flawlessly from drinks to dessert. The interior decor is lovely as well.

Thank KSCamper
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5500 S 56th St # 100, Lincoln, NE 68516-1834
  • Location: United States  >  Nebraska (NE)  >  Lincoln
  • Phone Number: +1 402-423-2222
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