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Parthenon Restaurant

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5500 S 56th St # 100, Lincoln, NE 68516-1834
+1 402-423-2222
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11:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Thu 11:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 23:00
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Le Mars, Iowa, United States
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23 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

First of all, they take reservations! This is a must for our family and friends because I do not like to wait, especially with a large group after a football game in Lincoln. They were very efficient, the food was delicious and everyone was satisfied with their meals. We had 11 adults in our group.

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Thank Kathryne S
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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214 reviews
86 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 70 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had a surprise birthday party for someone turning 65. It was game day in Nebraska -- which is pretty sacred. Nevertheless they delivered up a special menu to our liking (we're not very ethnic eaters) - facilitated the party of about 45 - had a game day theme for us (not their usual cultural focus) - and we had... More 

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Thank NEVenturer
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9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 October 2016 via mobile

Amazing service & large portion sizes! I had the vegan roasted red pepper linguine. Fries were excellent and I ordered the Tzyziki dip and it was well worth it!

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Thank Kylie C
Denver, Colorado
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48 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 October 2016 via mobile

We stopped in for a late lunch on a Friday. We were seated immediately and our server was very friendly. We had the gyro platters, veggie moussaka, and veggie lasagna. The moussaka was excellent! We would return in the future.

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Thank gburgess99
Lincoln, Nebraska
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 October 2016

this place is great! food is very greek and very rich. but none the less fantastic. and the wine is great too. very expansive menu.

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Thank trips4fun2013
Arlington, Virginia
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36 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

We were looking forward to some authentic Greek cuisine. Ordered the flaming cheese appetizer and Greek wine and that was wonderful! The entrees left subverting to be desired. The lamb was overcooked but that was quickly, and apologetically fixed citing a new chef in training. Came back better prepared but still not as flavorful as one would hope. The spanicopita... More 

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Thank Shelley W
Lincoln, Nebraska
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16 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

Good food for both lunch & dinner. Freshly-prepared Greek delicacies and unique side dish choices. Awesome pastries. Must try baklava ice cream!

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Thank Holly Z
Lincoln, Nebraska
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82 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 September 2016

We had Sunday lunch at the Parthenon today and were completely happy with our meal. We started out with Mimosas, which were huge and delicious! I ordered a thin crust Chios Pizza and added the Greek sausage, with a side Greek salad. My friend had the Spanakopita with baked acorn squash. We split a dish of Baklava ice cream for... More 

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Tampa, Florida
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62 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 September 2016 via mobile

Our family of 14 members enjoyed a great Greek meal at the Parthenon. They have a separate party room to cater to big groups like ours. The food was great. We all enjoyed the Flaming Cheese appetizer. We had a variety of different dishes from Grape Leaves to special dishes for children. Service was good and ambiance was as well.

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Thank DanEldon
Lincoln
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016

Love...love this restaurant!! everything here is appetizing including the atmosphere. The baklavah is to die for!! Delicious!

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Thank Rene B

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mediterranean, Greek
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 22:00
Monday
11:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 23:00
Saturday
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5500 S 56th St # 100, Lincoln, NE 68516-1834
  • Location: United States  >  Nebraska (NE)  >  Lincoln
  • Phone Number: +1 402-423-2222

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