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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
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Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 2:00 am
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Brooklyn Park, Minnesota
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21 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago 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 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago 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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80 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago 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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74 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

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 stars 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.

1 Thank Garnet W
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105 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2016 via mobile

Met another couple for supper. They had gyros dinner. It was reported to be good. We shared the pizza with gyros meat on it. It was also good. What was great was was the baba ganoush. I would recommend the app anytime.

1 Thank epazota
Lexington, South Carolina
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79 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2016

The burgers at this establishment were so good, thick and juicy that I ate there twice during my week. The outside Hooka Lounge was intriguing but I did not partake. If you every get the chance check this place out I give it a 5 star kick butt rating on taste! One of the days I went there they had... More 

1 Thank Gryphonwar
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22 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2016 via mobile

I think this may be my husband's new favorite place! He had the Lamb Feast and I had the Mettza Platter. Wonderful food, great service. My 16 yr old son was blushing when the dancer came out. It was great!

1 Thank Tina5160
Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States
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17 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2016

A bunch of us went at supper time. It was the first time there for all of us. The food was excellent and the portions were good size! We were near the stage where there was belly dancing, so it did get kind of loud. For us "oldies" I would prefer to go earlier when it isn't as noisy, but... More 

1 Thank Dianne M
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15 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2016

People in our meeting loved it. The food seems authentically spiced, and the interior of the restaurant is comfortable and social.

1 Thank jbinmn

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
$6 - $20
Mediterranean, Greek, Vegetarian Friendly, Middle Eastern, American, Lebanese, Turkish
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
Large groups, Families with children, Special occasions
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 have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?