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Hovan Gourmet Mediterranean

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2005 Park St, Jacksonville, FL 32204-3809
+1 904-381-9394
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Mon - Sat 10:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Fernandina Beach, Florida
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46 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 20, 2016 via mobile

My wife raves about this place! Stopped in to try after work and was impressed! Lamb kabobs with rice pilaf and grilled veggie. Excellent seasoning, taste, and texture!

Thank Justin C
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 12, 2016 via mobile

There were only two Falafels left, my husband heard one of the employees ask if she should use those, the owner told her,"No, we'll make some more". How wonderful that a restaurant cares more about quality than the bottom line. Dogmas was great!! Bread was right out of the oven

Thank Sharon R
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18 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 25, 2016

Our family has long been fans of Hovan Gourmet Mediterranean Restaurant on Park Street at Five Points. We may have to drive a few miles, but we don't mind at all. The staff are friendly and efficient, the food is awesome and fresh. There is NO BETTER HUMMUS anywhere! Each of us have our favorite dishes. Mine is the lamb... More 

Thank walterv234
North Palm Beach, Florida
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103 reviews
84 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 15, 2016

We stopped at Hovan for a late light lunch and were pleased by the freshness of the food. The Baba Ganoush and Hummus were excellent. The prices incredibly reasonable. The atmosphere is meh but one can dine outside on a patio under the oaks. This is a great stop for a quick and light lunch and for cheap eats.

Thank ReachOutoftheDark
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11 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 18, 2016 via mobile

Oh my goodness! Everything was so tasty! We had vege dolmades, baba ghanouj,Mediterranean shrimp and lamb kabobd. The lamb was perfectly tender and everything was so completely delicious!

Thank ladi222
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134 reviews
81 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 81 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 2, 2016 via mobile

My office is a block away, but today was the first time I tried Hovan. It won't be the last! The gyro was super fresh and the flavor wad just right. The combo comes with 2 sides and the selections are very good. Inside seating provides middle eastern music and a clean environment.

Thank Ethan W
Okeechobee, Florida
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19 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 2, 2016

this location is not as good as the original hovan in atlanta ga but still very very good. you get lots of food and the prices are very reasonable.

Thank tonkastoy
neptune beach, fl
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15 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 18, 2016

I've eaten here several times and the quality of the food is top notch. Service is good. They serve the best falafel rider and the sides (hummus, tabouleh, Greek salads, baba ghanoush) are all delicious. I always eat here when I'm at Five Points.

Thank newhar80
Chippewa Falls, Wisconsin
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70 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 16, 2016 via mobile

First time here and we were not disappointed. The food was delicious - we left well satisfied. The service was great. The place is nothing fancy but is very clean and casual, and located in a nice neighborhood. They also have a good outside dining area. I would definitely return for their Mediterranean food.

Thank Dave H
Jacksonville, Florida
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210 reviews
110 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 114 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 26, 2015

We've been coming here for a long time but hadn't been in for a couple years. They still have the best Baba Ganoush in Jax. Their falafel is wonderful too but if you like meat, get the gyro. Finish everything off with a baklava, they have pistachio or walnut and both are full of honey goodness. The lunch menu is... More 

Thank shawnagFL

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$5 - $10
Lebanese, Mediterranean, Greek, Middle Eastern, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Dining on a budget, Families with children
Open Hours
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2005 Park St, Jacksonville, FL 32204-3809
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Jacksonville
  • Phone Number: +1 904-381-9394

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?