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Parthenon Restaurant

5500 S 56th St # 100, Lincoln, NE 68516-1834
+1 402-423-2222
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good27%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“gyro platter” (8 reviews)
“baklava” (11 reviews)
“saganaki” (5 reviews)
Opens in 18 min
All hours
Mediterranean, Greek, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
5500 S 56th St # 100, Lincoln, NE 68516-1834
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I actually found this place on accident while in Lincoln for the evening. I’m so happy I did! We loved everything, even had leftovers to take home with us. I ordered the Chicken Gyro supreme. The side Greek salad was huge! I liked the “fire...More

Thank Halieee95
Reviewed 23 November 2017 via mobile

The food tasted excellent and the service was quick. Prices are reasonable but the appetizers are a little pricey. We got there around 5:30 and it was starting to fill up by the time we left. Only complaint is they seated us on a side...More

Thank and0302
Reviewed 4 October 2017 via mobile

The Parthenon is a spacious restaurant located in the southern part of Lincoln. Lauren, our server, was knowledgeable and efficient. We enjoyed appetizers including saganaki, tzatziki, and Chios pizza. Dinner included chicken gyro platter, sweet red pepper over linguine, pastitsio, and a gyro platter. We...More

Thank tampatowers
Reviewed 16 September 2017

I was in the mood for Greek and in Lincoln so I took my family here. It is a nice atmosphere for Greek restaurants, more sophisticated than my usual Greek haunts in Omaha. Had saganaki or an appetizer and it was top five best saganaki's...More

Thank 3adam84
Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

Lunch or supper-start with the Greek side salad. Huge! Only $3 for supper and $1.50 when added to lunch item. Lettuce, peppers, onions and tomatoes piled high and tossed with Greek dressing, goats cheese and olives. For lunch I like the gyros mini. Just the...More

Thank Jean H
Reviewed 10 August 2017

We stopped on our way from Iowa to Colorado based on reviews, and we will stop again. Everyone's entree was outstanding, and even though the portions were generous, the desserts looked to good to pass up (and they did not disappoint)!. Excellent, caring business -...More

Thank Tr0pez
Reviewed 12 July 2017

We sometimes forget our local restaurants and this is one of them. Tonight we had one of the best meals and will definitely be back. The menu is extremely varied and should suit even the pickiest eaters. I am not a fan of "marinara" sauce,...More

Thank Sue J
Reviewed 9 July 2017

The food was great, with very attentive wait staff. My waitress recommended the baklava cheesecake. Oh my goodness, it was amazing!!! Just take it home, if you eat too much!

Thank Linda M
Reviewed 1 May 2017

I love Greek food, and Parthenon is the best. I love how they have different fresh sides depending on what is in season and available; it allows me to get my favorite entrée and still change things up. Very good wine selection. The desserts are...More

Thank u_r_baboon
Reviewed 28 April 2017

The food is not less than outstanding. After our order was taken the manager came to our table to see if we had been helped, and he personally delivered our drinks as a follow up. I think the owner stopped by the table next door...More

Thank icecream2017
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
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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