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907 Massachusetts St, Lawrence, KS 66044-2869
785-843-2441
Today
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Wed 11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Thu - Sat 11:00 am - 10:00 pm

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  • 39
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    Very good
  • 10
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  • 6
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  • 4
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Most recent review
OPA!: if they're happy then I'm happy

This is a place I come back to when on business at the University in town here. Lots of students and faculty eat here, bringing family and guests who add to the atmosphere with travel tales and some down-to-earth cosmopolitanality. Still, I see folks I suspect of being locals, too. There were lots... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed February 19, 2015
John F
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Pittsburg, Kansas
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  • Breakfast/Brunch
  • Reservations
  • Delivery
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Wichita, Kansas
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15 reviews 15 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015 NEW

Mad Greek has a really random menu. You can get Greek or Italian....or a bacon cheeseburger. While this mix of foods may seem exciting to some, it is a bit of a let down. I went here and ordered a ravioli dish. It reminded me of something I'd make at home...and not a fancy dinner. It tasted like they had... More 

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Manhattan, KS
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16 reviews 16 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2015

I had the gyros dinner this past weekend. The food was inconsistently heated but the flavors were fine. The gyros meat was not crispy and was actually sitting in a pool of water. All indications are that the meal was cooked ahead of time and reheated in a microwave. The spreads were very good but the main course substandard.

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Pittsburg, Kansas
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23 reviews 23 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015

This is a place I come back to when on business at the University in town here. Lots of students and faculty eat here, bringing family and guests who add to the atmosphere with travel tales and some down-to-earth cosmopolitanality. Still, I see folks I suspect of being locals, too. There were lots of children here when we went on... More 

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17 reviews 17 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

The food is just ok but they have a variety of traditional dishes to choose from. The staff is usually very helpful. They do have a nice little patio to sit at on nice days but don't sit by the door on cold days because the door is constantly opening and it is freezing. Most places on Mass let you... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2015

Try another restaurant in the area. I dined with two other colleagues and we ordered 3 different dishes. All were uninspired and sub par.

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Lawrence, Kansas
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21 reviews 21 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2015

Local Greek/Italian restaurant. The food is good and a tad on the plain side, which makes it popular with most except the most seasoned critics. The flaming cheese is a must order appetizer and is served with pita. Local family owned and operated and a mainstay in Lawrence in historic downtown.

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Top Contributor
109 reviews 109 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2014

Been in Lawrence forever, family owned, large vegetarian selection. I know it's Greek, but the Italian dishes are to die for, especially the lasagne... Wife loves the falafel, but my favorite is the potatoes and green beans. When in Lawrence go to the Mad Greek!!

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Topeka, Kansas
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89 reviews 89 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2014

While Christmas shopping we decided to do lunch at the Mad Greek restaurant. We have eaten there many times through the years and this was the second time in 6 months that the food was not very good. The green beans were over cooked and so mushy. They didn't taste flavorful at all. The Tzatziki tasted watered down. Doubt I... More 

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Ottawa
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43 reviews 43 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

A family favorite and we haven't had any issues with overcooked or badly prepared food. Actually better Greek food than the famous "Diana" in Chicago, which says a lot. Gyros are very good and so is the calamari. Not the greatest atmosphere but if your mouth wants Greek, feed it here.

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Lawrence, Kansas
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3 reviews 3 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

I love Mad Greek. They have great food. Staff are always nice. It's a quiet atmosphere. Always a great place to visit.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 907 Massachusetts St, Lawrence, KS 66044-2869
  • Location: United States  >  Kansas (KS)  >  Lawrence
  • Phone Number: 785-843-2441

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Greek
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 9:30 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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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?