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Cleo's Mediterranean Cuisine & Convenience

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165 Roosevelt Way, New Orleans, LA 70112-2501
+1 504-522-4504
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Brooklyn, New York
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9 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Everything was very fresh and it was fast. The baba was good and pita were very good. I also got the tzaziki which was a little thick but had good flavor. I would come back here again. It does feel like eating in a 7/11 as someone else mentioned but I like places off the best and path.

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Thank nbaldwin191
Toronto, Canada
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154 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

we came here for the first time after partying on bourbon street and the food did not disappoint. being vegetarian, the falafel plate was delicious and very filling. my wife also ordered lentil soup which she absolutely loved. we loved the food that much, we came one last time before our flight out of NOLA. the ambiance is not great... More 

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Thank Ankit K
Atlanta, Georgia
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2 reviews
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 January 2017 via mobile

I read the reviews and decided to get something to eat at that place. While I was waiting for my order I saw how dirty and nasty this place was!!! Dirty doors, pots, floors, tables..yikes..Then I got my order. I had a chicken wrap. Bread was cold, chicken was too salty and kinda warm ish. They haven't gave me any... More 

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Thank Nikhama
chicago
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19 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 January 2017 via mobile

Had dinner here last night, amazing food. Best Greek salad ever! Better than Greek Town in Chicago. Super casual, very reasonable too! Spinach pie and Mediterranean appetizer plate was superb!

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Thank Blufoxglove
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 January 2017

Tried the combination of chicken, beef and lamb. All were absolutely beautiful. The pita & hommus were also very nice!

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Thank Casey S
Richmond, Virginia, United States
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29 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 January 2017 via mobile

Excellent. Everything was fantastic. Service. Quality of food. Do not be deceived by convenience store front. Nice find. Highly recommend. Hummus presentation was best I have ever had.

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Thank Jeffrey H
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 December 2016

I had eaten at this restaurant previously, and I had a negative experience. But when I retried it, they had fixed the problems! Alex was my waitor, and he was polite and attentive. The food had a beautiful presentation, and the taste was exquisite! I had lentil soup, a kibbie appetizer, and a lamb entree. I highly recommend this restaurant.

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Thank Kathryn O
Knoxville, Tennessee
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 December 2016 via mobile

On our trip to New Orleans we stopped in twice for tasty food and we were waited on by quirky staff. The food was authentic with a vast menu to make your choices. The hummus, fried eggplant, yogurt, and tabouli are all great picks.

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Thank DAhern
Tampa, Florida
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49 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 November 2016 via mobile

This place is a little store with a restaurant attached to it. They remain open until 6am and you can get a decent meal instead of fast food after a night out. The humus is really good and topped with hot pepper and pomegranate. The salad pairs up with the chicken and gyro nicely. I split this meal with a... More 

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Virginia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 November 2016

I love their Fattoush here! I got it every day I was visiting New Orleans. Very casual atmosphere. Great for late nights.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mediterranean, Middle Eastern, Lebanese, Greek, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Halal
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Seating
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 165 Roosevelt Way, New Orleans, LA 70112-2501
  • Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  New Orleans>  > Central Business District
  • Neighbourhood: Central Business District
  • Phone Number: +1 504-522-4504

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

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