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Acropolis Cafe & Grill

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20659 Catawba Ave, Cornelius, NC 28031-8427
+1 704-894-0191
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7:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Mon - Fri 7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Sat - Sun 8:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Aliquippa
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82 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went to eat here because it was within walking distance of the hotel where we were staying. Not being fans of Greek food we were afraid we wouldn't find anything on the menu of interest to us, but we were wrong. They have a large menu selection and we quickly were able to decide on our dinner choices. Our... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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40 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 31, 2016

There's an old gag from the late, great comedian Les Dawson, when he's discussing a Greek holiday with the woman over the garden fence. 'Did you have the shishkebabs?' inquires the neighbour. 'From the moment we got off the plane,' is the response. No such issue at the Acropolis, but a lot of wry amusement at the start as the... More 

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Thank PUMBRIDGE
Maine
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27 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 29, 2016 via mobile

Ok- I've never actually eaten a meal here or to go, however, each time I visit I go in for take out dessert. They have a large section but if you've never had their Coconut Cake... Well, you have to, even just to say you did. I do plan to try a meal there sometime, but I will say (my... More 

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Thank OldBlt
Raleigh, North Carolina
2 reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 24, 2016

This restaurant was pretty good not outstanding but pretty good large selection of foods and very convienent to the motel. Just turn left out of parking lot and its less than a mile down,

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Thank torresleslie80
Fayetteville, North Carolina
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 23, 2016 via mobile

Excellent service and excellent food. We were very pleased with the food it was just like my Mom makes I am Greek and it is rare to find authentic Greek food

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Thank kreis73
North Augusta
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25 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 2, 2016 via mobile

This restaurant was very close to our hotel and was #6 on TripAdvisor so we thought we'd give it a go! Very friendly greeting, we were seated immediately! Waitress was prompt with fresh bread and butter and our drinks. We both order Fettuccini Alfredo, mine with grilled chicken, my husband's with shrimp. Both were very good, but I felt mine... More 

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Thank Kerri C
Cornelius, North Carolina
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58 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 13, 2016 via mobile

We've been coming here for years and the food and service are consistently good. We do take out mostly and it's always packaged with care. This time we dined in for no specific reason. The menu has such a variety of Greek and American favorites that everyone should be able to find something that resonates with them. My favorite pasta... More 

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Thank jpharkey
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14 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 13, 2016

Big servings of delicious food... I always take food home! Great service, friendly staff and good food. On top of that you can buy a "gift" card which gives you BOGO entrees. Great way to eat free! Definitely worth a visit. Just off exit 28 on 77 so good for travelers too!

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Thank Linda L
Cornelius, North Carolina
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 24, 2016

Very good. Nice atmosphere and a pleasant staff. My wife and I eat here at least twice a month. I have never made it for breakfast but have been told they have a fantastic breakfast. If you are ever in the area I would highly recommend it.

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Thank John P
Cornelius, United States
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15 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 5, 2016

Our HOA men's group, the Romeos (Retired Old Men Eating Out) meets at the Acropolis for breakfast and fun every Friday morning. We usually have about 35 in attendance and the menu has something for every taste and appetite. As a transplanted Yankee I first learned about liver mush here...now I'm hooked!

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Thank Roger S

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Mediterranean, Greek
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Delivery, Reservations, Full Bar
Good for
Large groups, Dining on a budget, Business meetings, Families with children, Kids, Special occasions
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
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 20659 Catawba Ave, Cornelius, NC 28031-8427
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Cornelius
  • Phone Number: +1 704-894-0191

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