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La Mediterranee

2210 Fillmore St, San Francisco, CA 94115-2222 (Pacific Heights)
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Ranked #866 of 4,949 Restaurants in San Francisco
Price range: $1 - $20
Sun - Thu 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 10:30 pm
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Good for: Outdoor seating
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Neighborhood: Pacific Heights
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English first
Tulsa, Oklahoma, Usa
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25 reviews 25 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2014

We both ordered the mixed plate. Really very tasty and a nice balance. Especially enjoyed the pomegranate chicken and the chicken Cilicia. Did not care for the Armenian potato salad, but the lentil soup was excellent.

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Southport, Connecticut
11 reviews 11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014

I was staying in a hotel that did not have food. I went to Fillmore Street to look for food. Most of the restaurants were pizza. I finally found La Medeteranee. The food was great and the owner really went out of the way to take care of me including giving me actual silverware to take back to the hotel.... More

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Mill Valley, California
5 reviews 5 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

This is just a quintessential SF restaurant. Great Mediterranean food, small place so you can go alone and feed comfortable or have a party! The food is consistently wonderful with large portions. Get the Mezze for two a glass of wine and sit back and enjoy. Casual, inexpensive, good atmosphere..... It has been my go to place for 30 years.

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Nuneaton, United Kingdom
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73 reviews 73 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
57 helpful votes 57 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2014

Hadn't read any reviews of this place but it was getting late and we were tired have't seen another restaurant that appealed we entered this place. Oh serendipidy what a fantastic restaurant. The staff were excellent and the night manager was a credit. He recommendedthe mezze for two which was delicious. Wine was on special at $10 off per bottle.... More

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San Francisco, CA
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167 reviews 167 reviews
119 restaurant reviews
61 helpful votes 61 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2014

This place is fine if you've never had Mediterranean food outside of the US. Sorry, call me picky but the Greek lemon chicken soup was not very good as it didn't have any rice in it. It's not the way I remember having at in Greece or Greek restaurants in the US. I would not call it a destination restaurant.

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Westchester, NY
14 reviews 14 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2014

I was looking for a nice place for dinner to go with my wife and daughter, nothing too fancy but also not McD's - this totally fit the bill. To further help us was the fact that it was Valentines Day and we were very happy that they didn't have a fixed menu. The 3 of us are vegetarians and... More

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Silver Spring, Maryland
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295 reviews 295 reviews
210 restaurant reviews
78 helpful votes 78 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2013

Outdoor heaters kept us warm as we sat outdoors on a chilly night, enjoying a light Middle Eastern dinner of lentil soup & salads. The hummous with one of the salads was pleasantly spiced; the soup was warm & tomato-ey with whole lentils. Service was friendly, and the street traffic was quiet (much quieter than the indoor seating, which kept... More

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Baltimore, Maryland
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46 reviews 46 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 5, 2013

Saw the great reviews, checked out this place and the food was a real disappointment! I had the pomegranate chicken. The chicken was SO dry I felt like I was eating hair! The flavor wasn't that appealing either. The only reason why I gave it even a star is because the rice and hummus was pretty good.

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Top Contributor
50 reviews 50 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2013

...in the sense that it's just about okay and in the sense that it's worth passing on by. The hot mezes were lukewarm and the speed with which they arrived suggested that they were sat on a hotplate somewhere. The cold ones were reasonable enough although the houmous was very smooth and very thin, almost sauce-like in consistency, and was... More

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Nashville, Tennessee
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84 reviews 84 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2013

Very eclectic looking place. Small, but near full upon arrival at 6:15 and crammed with waiting when we finished. Very much a very casual cafe. We had a good meal. The special was a vegetarian Moussaka so I took that and my wife a mediterranean salad with lots to sample. Moussaka was tasty, but different than meat based ones in... More

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