Mediterranean Cruise Café

In a grand space, this Med-focused restaurant offers a wide variety of dishes, such as kebabs, pasta, gyros, pizza, and more. Check out one of the weekend belly dancing shows or enjoy a hookah on the patio.


Type: Greek

Price: $$$

Features: Entertainment, Kid-friendly, Late Night Dining, Outdoor Dining, Private Dining, Wheelchair Accessible

Meals: Dinner, Lunch

Neighborhood(s): Burnsville

From Mediterranean Cruise Café

Lunch- $10

All-You-Can-Eat Mediterranean Buffet
Try our most popular dishes from gyros, hummos, grape leaves, falafel, spanakopita, Greek salad, chicken kabob and more! (menu varies every day)

Monday-Saturday (Sunday Brunch not included).

Dinner- $30

Appetizer (Choose one): 

  • Steak Hummus
    Chick pea puree topped with pine nuts
  • Saganaki Opa (Flaming Cheese)
     A famous Greek delicacy made with mozzarella cheese.
  • Grape Leaves
    Stuffed with spiced rice and ground beef, topped with tomato sauce            
  • Avocado Hummus
    Fresh Avocado pureed with hummus seasoned with lemon and fresh mint, garnished with tomato, cucumber and assorted olives. Served with flat pita bread.
  • Falafel
    Deep-fried spiced ground chick peas with tahini sauce
  • Four Best Dips
    Hummus, garlic dip, baba ganouje and hot sauce
  • Fried Kibbe
    Shell of crack wheat stuffed with spiced ground beef and pine 

 Entree (Choose one): 

  • The Great Lamb Lovers
    Combination of lamb rack frenched and lamb shank served over rice with sautéed vegetables.
  • Shrimp and Salmon Feast
    Baked Alaskan Salmon filet and broiled shrimp served with mixed sautéed vegetables and mandarin oranges.
  • Sheik Dinner
    Beef Filet mignon kabob, gyros and fried shrimp served over rice
  • Royal Kabob Feast
     Filet mignon kabob, chicken kabob, shrimp kabob, gyros and basmati rice
  • Zorba the Greek
     A Greek platter with a combination of Moussaka (layers of sliced potatoes, eggplant, ground beef topped with a rich tomato sauce), garlic gyros mixed with spinach and almonds, grilled lamb rack and basmati rice.
  • Curry Pasta
     A choice of chicken or shrimp, sautéed with olive oil, mixed vegetables and a spicy, creamy curry sauce.
  • New York Classic
    10oz. New York strip steak and garlic gyros sautéed with mushrooms, onions and red peppers. Served with fried potatoes or rice.

Dessert (Choose one):

  • Atayif
    Mama's middle eastern pancake stuffed with sweet cheese and drizzled with honey sauce
  • Namoora Al la mode
    Filo dough stuffed with a creamy custard, drizzled with honey sauce served with vanilla ice cream
  • Baklava Al la mode
    Layers of filo dough, honey and choice of pistachio or walnuts served with vanilla ice cream 
  • Harrisa
    Baked semolina sweet coconut cake with almonds and drizzled with honey sauce

From Mediterranean Cruise Café

With their strong Mediterranean heritage behind them, owner Jamal and his sons have created many original delicacies from Jerusalem, Palestine, Lebanon, Jordan, Egypt, Morocco, Italy, Turkey and Greece. Specializing in the finest Middle Eastern and Mediterranean cuisine such as shish kabobs, lamb, gyros, Mediterranean stir-frys and pastas, seafood, baklava and much more!
With over 30 years of hard work, the Mediterranean Cruise Cafe has been recognized as the one of the top restaurants in the Twin Cities.
Not only is the Mediterranean Cruise Cafe noted for its food, it is also known for its unique belly dancing entertainment Thursdays through Sundays.