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My Big Fat Greek Restaurant - Arizona Center

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455 North 3rd Street, Phoenix, AZ 85004
+1 6022545730
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11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Reservations
Description: My Big Fat Greek Restaurant provides an atmosphere and ambience beyond any...
My Big Fat Greek Restaurant provides an atmosphere and ambience beyond any other restaurant in Arizona. Families, parties and couples can enjoy a dining experience filled with entertainment. My Big Fat Greek Restaurant is committed to building and developing high quality, value-oriented restaurants. Each one focuses on key elements such as customer satisfaction, food quality, excellent service and a unique dining experience. Since the first restaurant opened in 2002, there has been a flourishing demand for Greek food throughout the Phoenix Metro area. From flaming cheese dishes, plates breaking, and servers that sing and dance, to flame throwing bartenders, My Big Fat Greek Restaurant has it all. Come check out one of the conveniently situated valley locations today to see what all the hype is about.
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  • 37
    Excellent
  • 43
    Very good
  • 23
    Average
  • 9
    Poor
  • 5
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Good food, not all Greek

This place was really good, but not all Greek food. The dinner specials in the menu were Italian and the to-go box was in Spanish. They didn't have all unique Greek dishes according to a friend of mine, but the one I tried was really good. Large portion sizes. Nice atmosphere especially if you... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 13, 2015
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Washington, D.C.
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Washington, D.C.
Top Contributor
69 reviews 69 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2015

This place was really good, but not all Greek food. The dinner specials in the menu were Italian and the to-go box was in Spanish. They didn't have all unique Greek dishes according to a friend of mine, but the one I tried was really good. Large portion sizes. Nice atmosphere especially if you sit outside on the patio.

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Fort Myers Beach, Florida
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28 reviews 28 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2015

I stayed at the Sheraton the week of April 15,2015 and walked over to this place. I ordered what I normally love:Greek Salad and the lemon soup. The soup was cold with too much rice and the salad was a large bowl of lettuce with one olive; three pieces of tomato and little else. The worst was the dressing. It... More 

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Scottsdale, Arizona
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180 reviews 180 reviews
97 restaurant reviews
135 helpful votes 135 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2015

Went here for a business lunch. Being of Greek Heritage, I was hoping for a taste of home. Wrong! Just bad food. No where in Greece could you ever buy a Gyro that comes on a green spinach wrap. The salad looked like it had been made days ago. We ate outside, and there were loads of flies and the... More 

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Surprise, Arizona
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37 reviews 37 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2015

First visit @ this location. It was 1:00 pm on Sunday, and this huge restaurant was practically empty.Not a good sign. Parked in garage, took elevator and walked a lot outdoors to the restaurant. Even with card stamped, parking ran about $1 an hour. Calamari @ $9 was breaded with hard crust,overly seasoned & just awful. We ordered the Meat... More 

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Meridian, Mississippi
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32 reviews 32 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2015

Walked across from the Sheraton and was seated immediately on a Tuesday night with no other diners in the restaurant. We missed happy hour by just a few minutes but I ordered the lobster ravioli and it was very large and good - the cream based sauce was wonderful to dip pita bread in. We also shared a roasted red... More 

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New York City, New York
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153 reviews 153 reviews
133 restaurant reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2015

Do yourself a favor, don't come here. We began with trying to get the waiters attention and our experience we down hill from there. We ordered the flaming feta. When it arrived, the smoke that came from the plate completely filled the place and lingered. The quality of the feta was the worst I have ever eaten. So salty, it... More 

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Cental NJ
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23 reviews 23 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2015

A Greek dinner is better. Flaming feta dish was the saltiest feta I ever fastest. Cheap quality according to Greek friend at table. Gave you literally 2 tbs salsa with it which was tastiest part. Greek salad not fresh. Chicken soulvake was ok. Fries tasted remarmed. Spinach pie terrible. I ordered vegetable soulvakib that came with no white sauce. Waiter... More 

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Saint Louis, Missouri
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8 reviews 8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2015

Reading all the reviews we went there for a dinner.we ordered for a combination of lamb,chicken and shrimp souvlaki.eneed up getting shrimp and chicken and 2 lamb.a part of the lamb was ok but the rest undercooked /raw.waited for the waitress to come back ,but she never came back after the food was served.waited for the cheque ...never came back...had... More 

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Blenheim
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65 reviews 65 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2015

great food and great staff. Pretty comical with the flaming cheese and flaming desserts. The waiter really made me laugh. Saturday nights had music. Very nice. We had the lamb chops. Those chefs know how to cook. When I come back to visit I will return

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Manasquan, New Jersey
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142 reviews 142 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
72 helpful votes 72 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2015

We ate here for lunch and had chicken and gyro wraps. The portions were huge, and we took home enough for another meal. The food was good, and the service very attentive. Just what we needed after a long drive from Winslow.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 455 North 3rd Street, Phoenix, AZ 85004
  • Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Central Arizona  >  Phoenix
  • Phone Number: +1 6022545730

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 30 - 50
  • Cuisine: Greek

Description

My Big Fat Greek Restaurant provides an atmosphere and ambience beyond any other restaurant in Arizona. Families, parties and couples can enjoy a dining experience filled with entertainment. My Big Fat Greek Restaurant is committed to building and developing high quality, value-oriented restaurants. Each one focuses on key elements such as customer satisfaction, food quality, excellent service and a unique dining experience. Since the first restaurant opened in 2002, there has been a flourishing demand for Greek food throughout the Phoenix Metro area. From flaming cheese dishes, plates breaking, and servers that sing and dance, to flame throwing bartenders, My Big Fat Greek Restaurant has it all. Come check out one of the conveniently situated valley locations today to see what all the hype is about.
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm

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