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112 W Union St, Morganton, NC
828) 430-8700
Today
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 10:00 pm

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  • 12
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  • 7
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  • 2
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Great Value

In town for the NC Mainstreet conference and stopped in to have lunch. The restaurant was slammed with people but the staff was doing a great job taking care of everyone. I had a lunch special that came with a small bowl of soup, a salad, sandwich and rice pudding for dessert. It was only $7.95 so... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 29, 2015
Pat A
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North Carolina
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North Carolina
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37 reviews 37 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2015 NEW via mobile

In town for the NC Mainstreet conference and stopped in to have lunch. The restaurant was slammed with people but the staff was doing a great job taking care of everyone. I had a lunch special that came with a small bowl of soup, a salad, sandwich and rice pudding for dessert. It was only $7.95 so it was a... More 

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Bryson City, North Carolina
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212 reviews 212 reviews
167 restaurant reviews
96 helpful votes 96 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2015 via mobile

Both Greek and Italian selections were on the extensive menu. Typical for a Greek restaurant. I enjoyed the chicken piccata much more than my wife, the eggplant parm. There are better choices, but the price and selection make yiannis a good dinner choice.

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Mount Airy, North Carolina
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25 reviews 25 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2015

It was a busy day and the staff was a bit chaotic, which is understandable. The Main St. Conference was in town and they were slammed at lunch. The cash register is in a terrible location with staff rushing by and slamming into you and I felt weird standing in line because I was in the way no matter where... More 

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Hickory, North Carolina
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52 reviews 52 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2015 via mobile

We finally got to try this and we think it was really good. Myself and husband both got the gyro sandwich, very good but my husband said it was small. My son got lasagna and it was great and a lot of it. We will for sure go back.

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Greensboro NC
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216 reviews 216 reviews
151 restaurant reviews
263 helpful votes 263 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2015

Our hiking group has been stopping in here for ten years or so; when we come, we are hungry and looking for good food, service, choices, and a fair price. We have never been disappointed. The owner, who is from Brooklyn N.Y and very experienced in the restaurant business, knows what he is doing. The salads, esp. the Greek with... More 

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NC
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250 reviews 250 reviews
210 restaurant reviews
76 helpful votes 76 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2015

About 10 of us ate here in Dec. 2014. We order different menu items. We love the food and the food was the right temp to eat. Our server was jolly and had all the orders right. A great time.

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Morganton, North Carolina
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2014

The steak and cheese stromboli is one of the best I have ever eaten. You can sit on the outdoor porch and watch the sunset.

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Asheville, North Carolina
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28 reviews 28 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

This is a restaurant that has survived in Morganton. There's something to be said for that. I was excited to see they had Saganaki finally. But if you have eaten it at other restaurants you might be disappointed. The owner himself brought it to our table. Asked if we orderded the the flaming cheese. We said yes. He set it... More 

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Morganton, North Carolina
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76 reviews 76 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

Yianni's is by far and away one of the best restaurants in Morganton. My husband and I eat there often. The Chicken Parmigiana is my favorite, the calzones are also excellent and as another reviewer stated the deserts are wonderful.

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Saint Augustine Beach, Florida
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4 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2014

the rack of lamb was better than average but the chicken parm was mediocre and calamari was greasy. the pizza looked good and the greek menu looked promising. we will go back

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 112 W Union St, Morganton, NC
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Smoky Mountains  >  Morganton
  • Phone Number: 828) 430-8700

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Mediterranean
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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  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?