In search of a new favorite Mediterranean spot?
Hoodline crunched the numbers to find the best affordable Mediterranean restaurants around Fresno, using both Yelp data and our own secret sauce to produce a ranked list of the best spots to fill the bill.
1. Churrasco Grill
Topping the list is Churrasco Grill. Located at 1901 N. Gateway Blvd., Suite 101 in East Central Fresno, the Mediterranean and Lebanese spot is the highest rated budget-friendly Mediterranean restaurant in Fresno, boasting 4.5 stars out of 311 reviews on Yelp.
The menu includes an array of gourmet wraps and burgers, as well as traditional Mediterranean dishes like Greek feta salad, chicken kebabs, gyros and many more.
2. Doy Grill
Next up is Northwest Fresno's DOY Grill, situated at 7675 N. Blackstone Ave. With 4.5 stars out of 260 reviews on Yelp, the Mediterranean spot has proven to be a local favorite for those looking for a low-priced option.
DOY Grill specializes in kebab plates that come with rice pilaf, garbanzo beans, pita bread and salad — with Yelpers praising the generous portion sizes. Ask for a side of eggplant moussaka or spicy beef tantuni (thinly sliced stir-fried beef served in a flatbread wrap) to round out your meal.
3. Mediterranean Gus Kabobs
Mediterranean Gus Kabobs, a Mediterranean spot that offers kebabs, burgers and more in Downtown Fresno, is another budget-friendly go-to, with four stars out of 65 Yelp reviews. Head over to 855 M St., Suite 180 to see for yourself.
Hone in on Mediterranean fare such as chicken and rice pilaf served with fattoush salad, stuffed grape leaves, baklava, kebabs and falafel. Breakfast dishes such as pancakes and breakfast burritos are also on offer, as are burgers and other American classics.