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)

Dinner- $30

Appetizer (Choose one): 

  • Steak Hummos
     chick pea puree topped with pine nuts
  • Feta Cheese Platter
     hummos, cucumbers, tomatoes, olives and feta cheese
  • Grape Leaves
     stuffed with spiced rice and ground beef, topped with tomato sauce            
  • Fatoush Salad
     toasted pita bread mixed with tomatoes, cucumbers, onions and mint
  • Falafel
     deep-fried spiced ground chick peas with tahini sauce
  • Four Best Dips
     hummos, garlic dip, baba ganouje and hot sauce
  • Fried Kibbe
     shell of crack wheat stuffed with spiced ground beef and pine 

 Dinner (Choose one): 

  • Lamb Shank
    seasoned with herbs and slowly baked with green beans and carrots. Choice of rice or couscous
  • Mango Curry Scallops
     with pearl couscous, asparagus and a mango curry sauce
  • Jamal's Favorite Kabobs
    chicken kabob, shrimp kabob, lamb rack, grilled vegetables and rice
  • Royal Kabob Feast
     filet mignon kabob, chicken kabob, shrimp kabob, gyros and basmati rice
  • Moussaka
     layers of sliced potatoes, eggplant, ground beef topped with a rich tomato sauce
  • Gyro Stir Fry
     seasonal vegetables sautéed in a honey glaze sauce served over rice

Dessert (Choose one):

  • Kinafe
    shredded filo dough stuffed with sweet cheese, baked and drizzled with honey sauce
  • 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 

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.