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Gardens of Salonica

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19 5th St NE, Minneapolis, MN 55413-2225
+1 612-378-0611
Tue - Thu 11:00 - 21:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 22:00
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

How long has this place been around? A long time. Good and consistent food that eats up real nice and fast.

Thank Scrappleking
Minneapolis, Minnesota
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124 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

The restaurant was not full on Saturday evening. The food was authentic Greek comfort food. The dishes looked very attractive and tasted great. We liked the service. The only negative things was temperature control in a room. We visited in January. It was cold and not comfortable. I finally got my warm coat on; and I dined in a coat.

Thank travelovemn
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288 reviews
170 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 138 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a nice experience eating at this restaurant. Food was delicious. It's a small room and it was quite busy and noisey the night we were there. Our server was a bit overwhelmed but did a good job.

Thank Domer90mom
2 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Food was very good. Lamb was perfectly seasoned and cooked. Pita was soft and just plain delicious. Services was good- seemed like a family run business. We were there with a party of 10 and we were a bit snug but not uncomfortable. My only complaint was how cold it was. Just when you think it couldn't get colder- the... More 

Thank Carina D
Duluth Minnesota
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5 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We are always treated to wonderful food that has an authentic feel. Last night we felt like coming for a visit to Anna's home. Each of us shared the combination appetizer plate to start the meal. Delicious. The wine flight gave us a taste of three Greek wines. My squash soup was the best ever.

Thank Moaili
Roseville, Minnesota
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48 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 November 2016

My wife and I attended an alumni luncheon at GoS. Our group of about 20 had the back room to ourselves. We were treated to some red and white Greek wines before the meal which were quite good. For lunch, Anna, the owner, had arranged a bevy of appetizers: eggplant spread, chickpea spread and a delightful spanikopita. This was followed... More 

Thank Thaddeus W
Minneapolis, Minnesota
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44 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 October 2016

This is a nice family run place with excellent food. You can tell they care about the food and want to make every dish special. I'm not a vegetarian, but I love the Yigandes entree!

Thank Karenstauber
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75 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016

Location was not difficult to find. Neighborhood not glamorous. The decor was simple but somewhat cozy. Felt like a family operation which was nice. The menu was a little limited but still plenty to try. The dishes we tried tasted more authentic than the usual faux Greek fare often encountered. Service was friendly. Prices reasonable. Overall pleasant evening. Would try... More 

Thank adelZman
Minneapolis, Minnesota
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 August 2016

I brought my parents here; they love Greek food and were very satisfied with the choices on the menu and the quality of the cuisine. The menu is quite large. All the food was very tasty.

Thank Babsan2012
Saipan, Mariana Islands
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199 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 June 2016 via mobile

Had a great lunch. We choose the specials of the day, the lamb and the pork. Both were large portions and the meat was tender and flavourful. A glass of retsina made the meal complete. W were dining here a few years ago and it was equally good then as well.

Thank IslandFolks

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 20
Mediterranean, Greek
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 19 5th St NE, Minneapolis, MN 55413-2225
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Minneapolis
  • Phone Number: +1 612-378-0611

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