ADDITIONAL CHRISTOS PARKING POST

In addition to the lot on the North Side of our building
we now offer parking across the street
from 5:00pm on Friday night through Sunday Night

Additional Christos Parking Now Available

Additional Christos Parking Now Available

Remembering Jose

Remembering Jose Hernandez

Donate To Help Jose on GoFundMe

When he applied for a job at Christos Union Depot some seventeen years ago, we weren’t sure what to make of him. He giggled a lot, often for no apparent reason, and it was difficult to have a proper conversation with him. But he had a disarming demeanor, so we gave him a try. In no time, it became clear that this was no ordinary worker. Not only was he strong as an ox, which meant that he could move banquet furniture with great ease, he was always early and never complained about the work. In fact, he thrived on it. He had an amazing sense for the flow of the work, and during the rush he would slide effortlessly from salads to the line to dish. He loved to work, enjoyed being helpful, and thoroughly relished the interaction with co-workers.

But what made Jose special was his great sense of humor. He knew how to tease co-workers, just enough to get a smile out of them without offending them. For a man of few words, he had a superb understanding of the people around him. There was always laughter when Jose was at work.

Jose, the compassionate, funny, hardworking man who brought joy to those around him, was tragically injured by a hit and run driver as he rode his bike home from work two nights ago. The reaction amongst our employees, present and past, has been overwhelming. The outpouring of concern and support speaks volumes about the love felt for him. We pray that he recovers from his grave injuries, and truly hope that the guilty person Is brought to justice.

A link is provided below to a Go Fund Me site set up by Jose’s friends at Brasa where he last worked.

 

Donate To Jose’s GoFundMe.com Campaign Now

 

Readers Poll – Best Restaurant MSP Magazine

Come taste the best Rack of Lamb in town.

Best Restaurant MSP Magazine

Or the Hummus customers rave about…
Or the best Greek Salad in town…
Or the delicious Oregano Chicken people come from far and wide for
(broiled from raw, takes 50 minutes; call ahead)…
Or our fresh filet of Mediterranean Sea bass…
Whatever your choice, you can’t go wrong!

CHRISTOS SELECTED “BEST OF THE TWIN CITIES 2015”

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CHRISTOS SELECTED “BEST GREEK RESTAURANT” IN MINNEAPOLIS / ST PAUL MAGAZINES 2015 READERS’ POLL. AGAIN!

A NOTE TO OUR CUSTOMERS