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Hovan Gourmet Mediterranean

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2005 Park St, Jacksonville, FL 32204
(904) 381-9394
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10:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Mon - Sat 10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Outdoor Seating, Takeout

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  • 15
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  • 10
    Very good
  • 4
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  • 0
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  • 3
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Great food!

I really enjoyed this place because it had very healthy foods. In my personal experience I would suggest the chicken gyro. It is delicious! They also have great salads and savory traditional baklava desserts. You can really enjoy traditional Mediterranean food here!

4 of 5 starsReviewed August 17, 2015
SaraiM456
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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2015

I really enjoyed this place because it had very healthy foods. In my personal experience I would suggest the chicken gyro. It is delicious! They also have great salads and savory traditional baklava desserts. You can really enjoy traditional Mediterranean food here!

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Jacksonville, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2015

Everything I have had here is delicious. The veggie rolls are my favorite and I love the fattoush salad. I coul eat here every day.

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Jacksonville, Florida
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2015

What a great place ! Inexpensive, fresh and DELICIOUS!! The staff is friendly and a very relaxed atmosphere !! OPAH !!

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Fernandina Beach, Florida
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2015

Authentic, delicious food! Not a place where they wait on you, counter service, but food is excellent. Plenty of seating in and out. Will be back.

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Jacksonville, Florida
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2015 via mobile

Owner claims she has the best gyro in town, I am not convinced... I've had better elsewhere. The pita bread she uses is quite good though... the babaganoush, a favorite of mine, was also really good and the chicken salad was superb!!! Chicken salad? YES! I was shocked but pleasantly surprised. I came in around 3 o'clock and saw a... More 

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Savannah, Georgia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2015

The falafel and salads were delicious and fresh. There was a line and ordering was a bit chaotic. We ordered one "dinner" dish, but the grilled veggies tasted like they'd been coated wish gasoline - completely inedible (though they looked temptingly good).

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 11, 2015

My brother came into town and on a drive around riverside he had a craving for Mediterranean food. We were pleasantly surprised to find Hovan conveniently located and well priced for the amount of food! We both loved our plates and were really excited to add Armenian food to the list of great foods we enjoy!!! Very clean facilities and... More 

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Jacksonville, Florida
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

I eat here at least once a week and just love the place. The owner is a really friendly guy and you can tell he cares about the food they serve. All the options I need and just so fresh. Reasonable prices.

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Jacksonville, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2015

This is the only place I have ever had Falafel that had the same taste and texture as what my Israeli friends make. If all you've had is the heavy lumpy balls that other places try to pass off as falafel, you must try it here. I just wish this place was closer to home and work, I would eat... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2014

Great little spot in 5 Points. Their hummus is really tasty. It has a medium texture. Their tabouleh is also tasty with a middle of the road taste. The two items work together wonderfully. Note that at night it transforms into a different dining experience. They take your order at the table more like a normal restaurant.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 2005 Park St, Jacksonville, FL 32204
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Jacksonville
  • Phone Number: (904) 381-9394

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 5 - 10
  • Price Range: $
  • Cuisine: Mediterranean, Greek
Open Hours
Monday
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
10:00 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?