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Holy Land Bakery, Grocery and Deli

2513 Central Ave NE, Minneapolis, MN 55418-3725
+1 612-781-2627
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good22%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“gyros” (36 reviews)
“rice” (11 reviews)
“baklava” (6 reviews)
Open Now
09:00 - 21:00All hours
Mediterranean, Middle Eastern, Persian, Arabic, Lebanese, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Halal, Gluten Free Options
2513 Central Ave NE, Minneapolis, MN 55418-3725
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Reviewed yesterday

Restaurant was featured on Diners, Drive Ins & Dives. Great place to enjoy Mediterranean food with family and friend. Gyros, Falafal, pita bread with hummus are great combinations. Clean and good service.

1  Thank KetanDeshpandeMN
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Grabbed some lunch at Holy Land in Minneapolis...Tje Mrs had the Chicken Lovers Combo (Chicken Kabobs, Chicken Gyro, Greek Chicken, Chicken Kufta Kabob)...I opted for the Arabic Shawirma Lovers Combo (Chicken, Beef&Lamb). Very tasty, great seasoning and sauces for dipping. The Basmati rice is very...More

Thank FlashBack351
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I had friends coming over from Wisconsin. We had breakfast at Holy Land, we had Hummus, Foul, Falafel, Hummus with Shawerma, hot mint tea and dessert. Everything was over excellent and extremely delicious. Everybody was extremely pleased with the food quality. I certainly recommend this...More

Thank nshadfan
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had an amazing breakfast with some falafel, hummus, pita, chicken shawerma, and some mint tea. Its a must try if you are in the area

Thank Haytham A
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I am never disappointed here. From freshly baked bread to tahini sauce! Everything is amazing. Spent 50$ on groceries before my excellent lunch.

Thank denise n
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Last 2 times out of 3 trips in the past month I have ordered the same thing for take out at lunch. The grocery store was busy but no other diners inside. I get home and my salad and sauce for my entree are missing....More

Thank Mary M
Majdi W, Owner at Holy Land Bakery, Grocery and Deli, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Mary ..thank you for sharing your feedback with us , and i'm really sorry to hear about your unpleasant experience , we at Holyland work so hard to improve our service based in our customers comments and feedbacks , I will share your feedback...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My family was in town from Northern Minnesota and they love eating food they can not get up there. The kids (12 and under) just had basics - chicken and fries. The adults had lamb, shrimp and chicken. The rice was amazing, the meat was...More

Thank FlyRae
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

This is a grocery store that has a restaurant by it. There are all kinds of kebabs. We actually had an event there with our little brunch with shrimp, kofte and chicken kebabs, rice, tabuly, hummus, variety of baklavas that were pre-selected. The service was...More

Thank Sibelcay
Reviewed 14 July 2017

The Holy Land is a great place to visit, although a bit out of the way for the average traveler. The food is simply amazing and definitely worth a special trip. Park in the rear. Lunch is very busy and quite crowded, although there is...More

Thank barblibrarian
Reviewed 3 June 2017

I have used Holy Land at the Midtown Global Market on numerous occasions to provide meals for a large group. It is very easy to order online using their catering menu. The food is always a crowd pleaser! The staff at Holy Land always has...More

Thank cspjlp
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Questions & Answers
16 January 2017|
AnswerShow all 3 answers
Response from RMeli | Reviewed this property |
contact them directly
Laurie N
20 February 2015|
Response from Majdiwadi | Property representative |
actually no , we are no longer offer buffet at central ave location , but we do at lake street location
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 20
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Brunch
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
09:00 - 21:00
09:00 - 21:00
09:00 - 21:00
09:00 - 21:00
09:00 - 21:00
09:00 - 21:30
09:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2513 Central Ave NE, Minneapolis, MN 55418-3725
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Minneapolis
  • Phone Number: +1 612-781-2627
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over 25 years of excellence our award winning restaurant has been serving the twin cities with the best meddle eastern food using Mama Fatima original recipes , and providing them with the largest selections of fresh bread , olives , cheeses , olive oil and finest imported grocery items , our meat department offers all 100% grass fed lamb , goat and beef with the highest quality available in the market (best of the best ) all HALAL-ZABIHA CERTIFIED.
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