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Parthenon Restaurant

5500 S 56th St # 100, Lincoln, NE 68516
(402) 423-2222
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Ranked #33 of 553 Restaurants in Lincoln
Hours:
Sun - Thu 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Good for: Families with children, Romance, Large groups, Doing business, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night, Dessert
Restaurant details
Good for: Families with children, Romance, Large groups, Doing business, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night, Dessert
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English first
Omaha, Nebraska
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14 reviews 14 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2015

Our party of 6 arrived at 8 p.m. The restaurant was packed but lively. We were seated immediately and our wait staff was immediately present. Drinks were immediately served as were our appetizers. Each of us ordered a different entree. The food arrived about 15 minutes later. It arrived hot, the presentation was excellent and it was exactly as advertised.... More 

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Lincoln, Nebraska
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12 reviews 12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2015

We celebrated the New Year with two other couples thinking the Parthenon's take on NOLA would be fun. I should have remembered the awkward service and food from their St. Patrick's day special. They should really stick to what they know. With a too full restaurant, seating was cramped and 2 of our party of 6 did not get their... More 

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12 reviews 12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 21, 2014

My boyfriend and I enjoy eating here, especially on Sunday nights. The food is amazing, and the atmosphere is excellent. The Parthenon supports local artists and dancers, too, by booking them for entertainment on some nights. I love this restaurant!

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Baltimore, Maryland
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185 reviews 185 reviews
109 restaurant reviews
90 helpful votes 90 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2014

On a recent trip to watch the Husker's football game our relatives took us to the Parthenon for dinner. Being from Baltimore we have many great Greek restaurants to choose from and have been to Greece too. With our experience, plus me being a chef I think I know good Greek food when I see it, but was surprised to... More 

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Lincoln, Nebraska
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52 reviews 52 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2014

The Parthenon is consistently good food and service. I have enjoyed everything that I have tried there - quality Greek food!! They have also paired with Good Life Fitness to offer a healthy menu so I can go out to eat there without feeling guilty because I know that I can order a meal that is healthy! Fun place for... More 

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13 reviews 13 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

We enjoy dining at the Parthenon very much. We can always count on delicious Greek food at reasonable prices. We especially enjoyed the specials and the Greek pizza. Eating on the patio is always fun. We have taken out of town guests here and we have booked for special family celebrations. The owners are always very welcoming and the waitstaff... More 

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4 reviews 4 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014 via mobile

The Parthenon offers outstanding Greek food and also has a great wine selection! We absolutely love going there after a long week of work...to feel very well cared for!

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Kansas City, Missouri
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27 reviews 27 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014

I typically stick with fast food style Greek restaurants, but on this visit to Lincoln, we opted to go to the more upscale Parthenon, and we were not disappointed. Having been to many Greek restaurants across the United States, this is one of the best I've been to. It's low key while still being somewhat fancy, which is exactly what... More 

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Omaha, Nebraska
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50 reviews 50 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

Greek food that's always consistent quality. Friendly family service. The Parthenon has desserts that are also sold at the Farmer's Market downtown lincoln. Good place to go if you are hungry for Greek Cuisine.

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23 reviews 23 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014

I can say that the food is top notch, after several visits I have always had great food. What was disappointing is the carryout is slow! OMG, the bartender seems to be processing all checks or table orders, tending bar and handling carryout orders. This would work if other the other help could share the same register, just if one... More 

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Additional Information about Parthenon Restaurant

Address: 5500 S 56th St # 100, Lincoln, NE 68516
Phone Number: (402) 423-2222
Location: United States  >  Nebraska (NE)  >  Lincoln
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 - 11:00 pm
Saturday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm

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