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Ansari's Mediterranean Grill & Lounge

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1960 Rahncliff Ct, Eagan, MN 55122-3370 (Cliff Road and Rahn Cliff Road)
11:00 am - 2:00 am
Closed now
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Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 2:00 am
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Zeeland, Michigan
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Found this restaurant on Trip Advisor. I've never had Mediterranean food, but it was great! I ordered the Shish Taouk. I'd recommend this to anyone coming to the area.

Thank tb1037
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51 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We enjoyed the food here - great service and a good value. (Tuesdays, bottles of wine are half price! Thursday, Friday and Saturday, they have belly dancing,too. Great food. We really enjoyed it!

Thank TuTerri
Saint Jerome, Canada
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60 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Went on a Sunday night and the place seemed almost empty. except for the bar where it seemed busier. Fairly large choice, decent prices. Service was very long. My plate was not that great, but it might have been me too tired to enjoy properly. It's next to the Quality Inn, so it's an OK choice if you're staying at... More 

Thank Sylvain F
Apple Valley, Minnesota
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20 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 14, 2016 via mobile

Unique dining experience. We wanted to have the full experience so we called and made reservations during their belly dancing show. Stage is in the middle so easy viewing from most of the restaurant. Server helped us choose the right meal for our tastes. All portions were plentiful. Our table of 6 were all happy with the meals. Service was... More 

Thank lcjohnson2016
San Antonio, Texas
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290 reviews
139 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 148 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 6, 2016 via mobile

Visited based on trip advisor reviews while vacationing in MN. The restaurant is a bit off the beaten path but it has a nice ambiance. The service was top notch and so was the food. Reasonably priced too

Thank jocampo
Brooklyn Park, Minnesota
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23 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 19, 2016 via mobile

I was pleasantly surprised by the lunch buffet at Ansari's. It was the perfect amount of food for lunch. It was about $30.00 for 2 people. The waitress was very accommodating and friendly.

Thank christinaa96
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4 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 13, 2016 via mobile

Found this place on accident when we came to the area for a girls' weekend. We are in love and will be back next time we're in town!! Food was AMAZING, and the wait staff was above-and-beyond nice. We ordered the Mezza Platter, saganaki, and spanakopita. All were absolutely fantastic. Atmosphere is fun, with belly dancers at certain times, an... More 

Thank Kristin H
Fond du Lac, Wisconsin
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112 reviews
82 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 2, 2016 via mobile

Had a wonderful dinner here tonight. I would highly recommend this restaurant if you are looking for tasty Mediterranean food with excellent service try this place! Our server Wally was awesome and made our meal perfect. I will be back!

Thank Sara L
New York City, New York
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77 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 27, 2016

My second visit was as good as the first! Visited at 8:45 on a Saturday night, no belly dancers despite noted to be scheduled but that was not a factor in selecting to dine here again. Highly recommend the "Mezza Platter" (just $14) if you like to sample several items like I do. It included gyro meat and the usual... More 

Thank mnmel1997
New Jersey
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 17, 2016

Good food and friendly staff. l went there with my family and we loved the food. This might be our favorite place in the area. We ordered 3 different dishes, and all looked the amazing, we will be back.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$6 - $20
Mediterranean, Greek, Middle Eastern, American, Lebanese, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Delivery, Outdoor Seating, Television, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Special occasions, Bar scene, Families with children, Large groups
Open Hours
11:00 am - 2:00 am
11:00 am - 2:00 am
11:00 am - 2:00 am
11:00 am - 2:00 am
11:00 am - 2:00 am
11:00 am - 2:00 am
11:00 am - 2:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1960 Rahncliff Ct, Eagan, MN 55122-3370
    (Cliff Road and Rahn Cliff Road)
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Eagan
  • Phone Number: 651-452-0999
Authentic Mediterranean cuisine with a warm family friendly environment. Full service bar with specialty drinks. Featuring Belly Dancing on Thursday, Friday and Saturday nights, Live music follows.

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?