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Nupa Express

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1035 Civic Center Drive NW, Rochester, MN 55901
507 206 5044
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  • 54
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  • 19
    Very good
  • 7
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  • 3
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Nupa Express Rochester Experience

We love this restaurant and is becoming a must go to place everytime we visit Rochester. Their food is always very fresh, seasonings and sauces are made to perfection, Everything we have ordered there so far has been very good. We made a point to try all the Greek places in Rochester we could find... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed April 5, 2015
jeff n sally c
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minnesota
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Rochester, Minnesota
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40 reviews 40 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2015 NEW via mobile

Very friendly server took our counter order, but he was tremendously overwhelmed manning the counter alone. The service was so slow they offered us a dessert free. Food is terrific, but perhaps they need to estimate the crowd better or create more efficiency in the kitchen. Caprese floretas are our favorite snack. Order is small. Not a meal.

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minnesota
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29 reviews 29 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2015

We love this restaurant and is becoming a must go to place everytime we visit Rochester. Their food is always very fresh, seasonings and sauces are made to perfection, Everything we have ordered there so far has been very good. We made a point to try all the Greek places in Rochester we could find so far and we have... More 

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Hayling Island, United Kingdom
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13 reviews 13 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2015

Ok - first things first. This is a pretty basic road-side diner - it's right off a main road but that means it's easy to get to and easy to park. The main business for this place seems to be takeout, and whilst I was there plenty of people were ordering and collecting so they are obviously doing something right.... More 

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Saint Cloud, Minnesota
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70 reviews 70 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2015

I swear this place should be a sit town the food-to-go is that good! This place is the best Greek in tasted so far in the mid-west! I got the gyro lunch w rice. Hubs got the same with fries. Can't go wrong with either side. The lamb is full of flavor! Wonderful!

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Lakeville, Minnesota
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123 reviews 123 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
81 helpful votes 81 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2015

My family went to Nupa for a quick meal on a Friday night after a recommendation from a friend. Great choice. It is a take-out and counter service Greek restaurant specializing in gyros, kabobs, falafel, etc. We ate in the restaurant, and from ordering to receiving our food was only about 10 minutes. The food was great, although a little... More 

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Eau Claire, WI
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32 reviews 32 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2015

I dined at the location on Crossroads Drive on the south side of Rochester (1 of 2 in town), location is in a busy strip mall with good parking. The resturant has high ceilings and is a little noisy when busy. Order at the counter (they do have menus that you can take and sit down with and study if... More 

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2015

Terrific food at reasonable prices. Service is fast, pleasant and willing to help you make choices. The falafel platter included a Greek salad and rice and was absolutely fabulous!! Very convenient location, but definitely worth going out of your way. A haven from all the chain restaurants .

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Rochester, Minnesota
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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

Food is good - service is fast - different food than other restaurants in area. It provides a nice option.

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Peoria, Illinois
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84 reviews 84 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
79 helpful votes 79 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2015

WOW! This place is amazing. Super clean, fresh and excellent customer service, not to mention the food is delicious. I had the pita platter and my daughter had grilled chicken and gluten-free pizza. The servers there went above and beyond normal customer service. My daughter was on a special, strict "diet" for 24 hours before a certain test she was... More 

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Midland, Texas
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36 reviews 36 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2015 via mobile

And this was really, really good. Much bettertthan I had other places. I will go back. I swear they were playing Spanish music though.

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Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 1035 Civic Center Drive NW, Rochester, MN 55901
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Rochester
  • Phone Number: 507 206 5044

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