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4301 Central Ave NE, Columbia Heights, MN 55421-2925
+1 763-781-2222
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good32%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible6%
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“turkish bread” (8 reviews)
“shawarma” (14 reviews)
“baklava” (8 reviews)
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Mediterranean, Turkish, Middle Eastern, Halal, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
4301 Central Ave NE, Columbia Heights, MN 55421-2925
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Reviewed 28 December 2017 via mobile

We discovered this place about a year ago and now it is our favorite Lebanese/Mediterranean restaurant in Twin Cities. Food is delicious, service is fast and friendly. It is Halal, so don’t expect alcohol. Also, it’s not fancy. So, grab your family or friends and...More

Thank Ilya B
Reviewed 18 December 2017

I have eaten here twice and the food is always good with very generous portions. This last time I had the filfilah platter which was great. Make sure to get some Turkish bread. It's very good. My only complaint is that the service is so-so...More

Thank Nick G
Reviewed 9 October 2017

Clean establishment with friendly knowledgeable table service. Food was excellent, portions generous (too full to try dessert) lots of vegetarian options.

Thank pft_10
Reviewed 26 March 2017

Walking in, we were greeted with the best smiles. Truly felt welcomed and were promptly seated. As new customers, we were glad to hear from the waiter, and the owner himself, their recommendations. We ordered the Filfillah platter. Simply amazing! The salad was crisp and...More

Thank Rebecca M
Reviewed 14 March 2017

This is a very good place. I haven't been here for a few years but today I had the falafel appetizer and shawirma sandwich on Turkish bread. This bread they bake as well as the shawirma meats. It's the gyros meat that is made elsewhere....More

Thank Spaneen O
Reviewed 5 January 2017

My mother and I LOVE Middle-Eastern cuisine! Our favorites are Holy Land and Jerusalem's. However, once we finally got around to visiting Filfillah, our allegiances began to change. This food is PHENOMENAL!!! Fresh, vibrant, and delicious! AND it's something my mother can order via Door...More

2  Thank Darren B
Reviewed 2 January 2017

This was our first visit to Filfillah. After having visited a few well-known Middle Eastern/Greek restaurants in the same area for the last few years, I consider Filfillah simply the BEST! All food was well prepared and delicious. And their bread is unique! Service was...More

Thank nontroppo
Reviewed 6 December 2016 via mobile

Went with my family and shared a combo platter. Came with a variety of meats and sauces as well as their Turkish bread. The shwarma wasn't the best I've had but v good. The sauces (favs were garlic and tahini) really put it over the...More

1  Thank KRSTWO
Reviewed 17 November 2016 via mobile

We had a group of 8 people come in for dinner on a Wednesday night. First of all I am a really picky eater and I loved this food. My wife's mother ordered for the table which was also a good idea to try all...More

Thank Sean M
Reviewed 8 November 2016 via mobile

My understanding is that Filfillah is under new ownership and wow has it improved! Service was quick and polite, which are both important but the food is really the showcase of the restaurant. My partner enjoyed the slightly-too-salty lentil soup and this is purely preferential....More

Thank Amy W
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$17
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4301 Central Ave NE, Columbia Heights, MN 55421-2925
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Columbia Heights
  • Phone Number: +1 763-781-2222
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Authentic middle eastern food prepared by our Turkish and Egyptian chefs. Scratch kitchen with large portions. This is a must check out restaurant in the Minneapolis area. We are a destination for many travelers.
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