Mediterranean Cruise Cafe

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, No Personal Checks, Outdoor Dining, Private Dining, Wheelchair Accessible

Meals: Dinner, Lunch

Neighborhood(s): Burnsville

From Mediterranean Cruise Cafe


Make a reservation.

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 Hummos
    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 Hummos
    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.
  • Fatoush Salad
    Toasted pita bread mixed with tomatoes, cucumbers, onions, yellow peppers and olives. Seasoned with lemon, olive oil, and mint leaves.
  • Fried Kibbe
    Shell of crack wheat stuffed with spiced ground beef and pinenuts.
  • Baba Ganouje
    Pureed eggplant with tahini sauce, garlic and parsley.

 Entree (Choose one): 

  • Lamb Shank
    The most tender part of the lamb leg, seasoned and slowly baked with green beans and carrots. Served over rice or couscous.
  • Baked Salmon Mujaddara
    Baked Alaskan Salmon filet paired with a Middl Eastern dish of lentils, rice and carmelized onions. Served with our homemade hot sauce and topped with a cilantro-tomato salad.
  • The Flaming Ouzo Dinner
    Shrimp Kabob and lamb rack sauteed with vegetables and flamed with ouzo. Served with fried potatoes. 
  • 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.
  • Chicken or Shrimp Couscous
     A choice of chicken or shrimp, sauteed with mixed, seasonal vegetables, pine nuts and homemade honey, sweet sauce. Served over couscous.
  • Gyro Stir-Fry
    Gyros sauteed with mushrooms, onions, green peppers, carrots, zucchini, and a homemade honey, sweet sauce. Served over rice.
  • Mango Curry Sea Scallops
    Seared scallops with pearl coucous, green beans, scallions and a mango curry sauce.

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 Cafe

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.