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Acropolis Cafe & Grill

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20659 Catawba Ave, Cornelius, NC 28031-8427
(704) 894-0191
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7:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Mon - Fri 7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Sat - Sun 8:00 am - 10:00 pm

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Visitor rating
  • 38
    Excellent
  • 35
    Very good
  • 16
    Average
  • 4
    Poor
  • 1
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Most recent review
I go there for breakfast

The building is not pretty nor ugly, just more like a dinner. I have been there for dinner but didn't like the Greek dishes that I ordered, and I am Greek. If I go there at night I do order the Saganaki (flambe Greek cheese), which is good, or the Greek appetizer platter. Their baklava is also... read more

3 of 5 starsReviewed March 24, 2015
Angela K
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Cornelius, North Carolina
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  • Late Night
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Cornelius, North Carolina
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15 reviews 15 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2015 NEW

The building is not pretty nor ugly, just more like a dinner. I have been there for dinner but didn't like the Greek dishes that I ordered, and I am Greek. If I go there at night I do order the Saganaki (flambe Greek cheese), which is good, or the Greek appetizer platter. Their baklava is also good. Their other... More 

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Charlotte, North Carolina
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2015

Best food and service!!! This restaurant has a little bit of everything. The service staff goes above and beyond to make sure you have everything you need!

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Indianapolis, Indiana
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2015

My wife and I have been to Greece, Athens and Mykonos. Last night we tried the Acropolis for the first time. Two rooms: a bar and a dining room. We sat in the dining room. We were Impressed by the very large menu. We split a couple of appetizers, some wine, a small country salad (vegetables but no lettuce), and... More 

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Senior Contributor
36 reviews 36 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2015 via mobile

The pita gyros is very good and the avgolemono soup is amazing on a cold winter day you have to try it, I also had the moussaka which was very good. Highly recommended.

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Lake Norman, North Carolina
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18 reviews 18 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
98 helpful votes 98 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014 via mobile

No matter what your preference is, it can be found here. Yummy pancakes for breakfast to a vegetable plate for lunch to spaghetti for dinner, Acropolis has it all, plus a full service bar.

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Sherrills Ford, North Carolina
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49 reviews 49 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2014 via mobile

I live about 45 minutes away from here and every time I'm near the Acropolis my car gravitates right into the parking lot! My kids LOVE the Greek style pizza, I love the chicken souvlaki, and my husband orders whatever's on special. You can't go wrong if you're looking for a simple "home cooked" Greek meal! (I'm not even gonna... More 

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Saint Leonard, Maryland
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33 reviews 33 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2014

My husband and I stopped at this restaurant for breakfast before leaving the area since the location was very convenient. It's right by I-77N. They had all kinds of breakfast menu. We ordered three egg omelets favorites: The garden for me and The Florentine for my husband. They messed up the order and we both ended up with The Florentine.... More 

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Atlanta, Georgia
Top Contributor
50 reviews 50 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2014 via mobile

Excellent local place. Breakfast here is the best and they serve everything you could imagine. Lunch and dinner they serve anything from a grilled cheese to steak and seafood and it is all very good. The service is consistently great and they treat you like family. The prices are also extremely reasonable. They take a lot of pride in what... More 

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anywhere for a good meal
Top Contributor
164 reviews 164 reviews
150 restaurant reviews
97 helpful votes 97 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2014

We had passed this place on several occasions, and never stopped in. On our last trip to Davidson, we decided to give it a shot. It was exactly what he had expected from the exterior image. It's an open, sprawling dining room, with decor that reminded us of our parent's favorite restaurants back in the '60s. Fast paced service, a... More 

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Brunswick, Ohio
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014

I had the shrimp platter & my husband had some kind of battered fish They were both ok. Nothing special...just like you would get anywhere else. My dislikes were the price for the amount of shrimp I got...I think there were about 7-8 shrimp, & they weren't the jumbo size & the price was $14.99. My other 'dislike' was the... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 20659 Catawba Ave, Cornelius, NC 28031-8427
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Cornelius
  • Phone Number: (704) 894-0191

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Greek
Open Hours
Sunday
8:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
8:00 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?