Explore the 3 top spots in Fresno's Downtown Fresno neighborhood

Explore the 3 top spots in Fresno's Downtown Fresno neighborhood
Chef Paul's Cafe | Photo: Richard T./Yelp
By Hoodline - Published on September 20, 2019.

Spending time in Downtown Fresno? Get to know this Fresno neighborhood by browsing its most popular local businesses, from a Mediterranean grill to a traditional American cafe. 

Hoodline crunched the numbers to find the top places to visit in Downtown Fresno, using both Yelp data and our own secret sauce to produce a ranked list of neighborhood businesses. Read on for the results.

1. Chef Paul's Cafe

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Topping the list is traditional American spot Chef Paul's Cafe, which offers soul food and comfort food. Located at 952 F St., it's the highest-rated business in the neighborhood, boasting 4.5 stars out of 453 reviews on Yelp. 

On the menu, you'll find chicken and waffles, fried okra, rib tips, cornbread, fried catfish, mac and cheese and more. 

2. Mediterranean Grill & Cafe

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Next up is cafe and Mediterranean spot Mediterranean Grill & Cafe, situated at 1031 U St. With 4.5 stars out of 384 reviews on Yelp, it's proven to be a local favorite. 

This spot serves up a variety of Mediterranean fare, including grape leaves, chicken pita, beef kebab and falafel sandwiches. Looking for a sweet treat? Order up the baklava. 

3. Mediterranean Gus Kabobs

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Mediterranean spot Mediterranean Gus Kabobs, which offers kebabs and burgers, is another top choice. Yelpers give the business, located at 855 M St., Suite 180, four stars out of 76 reviews. 

Stop by for falafel wraps, baba ghanoush and fried zucchini, as well as an array of chicken and vegetarian specialty plates.

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