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Alexi's Greek Cafe

3863 5th Ave, San Diego, CA 92103-3140
619-297-1777
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English first
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15 reviews 15 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014

My fam is from Greece and we always have a hard time finding good Greek food. This is the real deal! Just had chicken souvlaki and the gyro and they were perfect. excellent service and prices too.

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Los Angeles, California
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13 reviews 13 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

simple small restaurant. Good food,nice portions. Varied and enjoyable menu. Owner friendly, service good.

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San Diego, California
Senior Contributor
40 reviews 40 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2014

My friend and I went here for dinner, and wow, we had a wonderful time! We ordered a spanakopita, beef kabob platter (with rice, soup and salad) and baklava for dessert. Everything was delicious! Their house wine was also decent, and for only $2.25, they gave me a full glass. Service was friendly and efficient. The place was cozy, and... More 

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Norwich
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11 reviews 11 reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2013 via mobile

This place was found by sheer luck while me and my family were roaming around trying to find somewhere to eat. As someone who is part Greek i do often struggle to want to go to a Greek restaurant/cafe as my standards are set far to high for obvious reasons but this place drew me in because it served a... More 

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San Diego, California
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51 reviews 51 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2013

Try Alexi's on 5th Avenue in San Diego. The menu is inexpensive and has most of the Greek delights you would find in a Taberna in Greece. George, the manager and chef, makes the best Greek Giros and other delights imaginable. It's a great place anytime for a quick bite between 11:30 am and 10 pm everyday. Quality and prices... More 

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Morongo Valley, California
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28 reviews 28 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2013

When I'm in San Diego, I like to stop at Alexi's for a great Greek meal. The food is top notch, the service friendly. All plates come with homemade soup and a tasty Greek salad. I like the chicken kabobs as well as the moussaka. Sometimes the owner's mother is there giving this place a real sense of character. All... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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515 reviews 515 reviews
286 restaurant reviews
175 helpful votes 175 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2012

The Greek Dinner Special included a small bowl of good split pea soup. Then came a Greek salad followed by gyros of lamb which was dry, souvlaki of chicken, spanokopita with taziki. This would have been enough however it also came with rice, chips & pita! I left these. This Cafe is like a little roadside cafe in Greece with... More 

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16 reviews 16 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2012

The small restaurant was excellent. The server was attentive to our needs and the food was good. We enjoyed the fish and chips, a filo/spinach/cheese dish and a chicken gyro. All meals came with lots of extras. They were used to small children and we would go back.

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Additional Information about Alexi's Greek Cafe

Address: 3863 5th Ave, San Diego, CA 92103-3140
Phone Number: 619-297-1777
Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Diego
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Monday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Cuisine: Greek

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