Have you been looking for Mediterranean Restaurants in Northwest Arkansas? This popular, yet uncomplicated cuisine relies on plant-based ingredients like vegetables, nuts, fruits, grains, beans, seeds, and olive oil. You can add fish, chicken, and legumes for even more flavor.
Mediterranean cuisine offers a healthy way to eat. Restaurants specializing is this delicious food are scattered throughout Northwest Arkansas.
Check the Top 10 list below for an outstanding restaurant in Bentonville, Eureka Springs, Rogers and Fayetteville, AR.
TAZIKI’S MEDITERRANEAN CAFE $$
1000 SE Walton Blvd, (479) 715-0647
Taziki’s specializes in food-to-table cuisine, gluten free menu items, and expert catering to meet your every need. They serve delicious, inspired, beautiful Mediterranean food. Try the Grilled Lamb and Herb-Roasted Pork Loin. So delicious!
VIVACE MEDITERRANEAN CUISINE $$
1100 SE 14th St, (479) 273-5500
Get ready for a unique fine dining experience in a friendly atmosphere. Food is excellent, presentation is beautiful, and the service is impeccable. Greek and Mediterranean along with French, Middle Eastern and American (New) are served. Vegan and vegetarian diets can be accommodated. The Cedar Salmon served on a wood block is awesome. They will soon open a second location in Bentonville.
ZARY’S ACROPOLIS $
905 NW 13th St, (479) 273-3872
Specializing in authentic Greek and Mediterranean food like Moussaka, Spanakopita, Dolmas, and Gyros, the Acropolis Greek & Mediterranean Restaurant in Bentonville provides the people of NWA an amazing place to develop a taste for these traditional dishes. They also serve an amazing breakfast selection, and the staff is warm and friendly.
EMELIA’S KITCHEN $$
309 W Dickson St,
Enjoy an upscale dining experience as owner George Ouyoumjian delights in serving excellent Mediterranean cuisine inspired by his mother, Emelia. Wait staff is friendly and attentive as is management. Open for lunch and dinner and weekend brunch. Try the Lamb Kabobs and the hummus.
K-FASH MEDITERRANEAN CUISINE $
1220 N Lindell Ave, (479) 443-1980
Specializing in Iraqi Mediterranean food including delicious fafalel, tabouli, bangin kabobs, lamb chops, Shawarma and so much more. This is a small, order-at-the-counter spot, but don’t let that stop you from trying it out. The food is fresh, perfectly prepared and tastes absolutely delicious. Excellent place to sample the real deal at affordable prices.
KOSMOS GREEKAFE $
2136 N College Ave, (479) 521-7482
Expect amazing food and wonderful friendly people at Kosmos, a fast-casual Greek/Mediterranean restaurant serving authentic Greek and Mediterranean food. The food manages to please even the experienced palate of those native to Greece. In a hurry? There is a drive-through. Try the Chicken Souvlaki with Rice.
LITTLE GREEK FRESH GRILL $
4201 N Shiloh Dr, (479) 442-4700
Who could have guessed you might find some of the best Greek food in the region in a mall? Conveniently located in the Northwest Arkansas Mall, Little Greek Restaurant features addictive Gyros, Dolmas, Hummus and Fried Pita. They also have fresh, fresh salads, and will make them up for take-out for dinner at home or for special occasions. Give them a try, you won’t be disappointed.
PETRA CAFÉ $
31 E Center St #101,(479) 443-3090
Open for lunch only and has a dine in or carry-out service. Fabulous food and friendly service in a quaint intimate setting. Fans travel from around the region just to eat at Petra’s Cafe. Try the Mayo Platter.
TANGIERS MEDITERRANEAN FOOD & CAFÉ $
2800 College Ave, (479) 301-2211
Enjoy exceptional homemade Mediterranean cuisine with Middle Eastern flavors in this small adorable restaurant. Food is heavenly and authentic, servers are friendly and knowledgeable, and prices are great. Some say the Baklava is the best they’ve ever had. Give the gyros a try, you’ll be glad you did.
Note: Image at top of the page is courtesy of Tangiers Mediterranean Food & Cafe
Toot Beirut Shawarma & More $$
5208 Village Pkwy, STE 11, (479) 268-5013
Toot Beirut has gained popularity as a Middle Eastern cuisine hotspot, offering a delectable array of authentic dishes. From classic falafel to savory shawarma and creamy hummus, their menu delivers robust flavors reminiscent of Lebanon. The restaurant exudes a cozy ambiance, accompanied by attentive and amiable customer service.
UP & COMING
713 SW “A” Street, Bentonville, AR 72712
A new kid on the block has hit the ground running with their delicious Mediterranean food available in pop up locations for now.
Mrs. Shawarma offers delicious shawarma, falafel and hummus. It’s fresh, flavorul and generous portions are provided. They offer wraps, plates and slides. The garlic fries are amazing! There are many options to choose from including gluten free options. Friendly service too! They will open in their permanent location on September 12th.