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Nemea Greek Taverna

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Tue, 4/23
8:00 PM

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2016, 2018 Winner

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$20 - $40
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner
Mediterranean, Greek
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Accepts Credit Cards
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Reviewed February 26, 2019

I love Greek food but Nemea let me down. I am giving it 4 stars because the rest of my party loved their dishes. So just let me warn you about the avgolemono (lemon) soup and the braised lamb shanks. Both were so salty as...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank CalifTravelerOne
Reviewed February 5, 2019

We were in a hurry, wanting to eat between events at WorldCon 2017. So, the host suggested we sit at the bar and order appetizers. We asked our bartender, Manuel, what appetizers are quick. He told us to order any except the flat breads. We...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Cheryl M
Reviewed January 30, 2019 via mobile

The place is nicely decorated and the staff and service are very nice and good. Food is inspired by the Greek cuisine but to my view lacking the The dishes we ordered were fine, nothing to complain about but nothing to run home and tell...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank RaananTZ
Reviewed January 9, 2019

Excellent food and drinks as well as superb service . Great Greek food would highly recommend Felt like we were in Greece

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank cdunn242
Reviewed January 6, 2019 via mobile

Three adults relaxed over lunch in “wintry” San Jose. Appreciated the warm and professional server who knew his menu and kitchen. Melitzanosalata (egglant appetizer) so yummy we got another! Lamb moussaka outstanding - tempted to lick the bowl. Asparagus risotto delughtful , smooth and rich...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank GramLiz
Reviewed December 17, 2018 via mobile

Is a combination of Arabic and Greek. Some of the dishes seem to be right down European. The taste is good, it's just not authentic or as good as the actual Greek cousine is. But I guess it's difficult it being on the other side...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank nico84ro
Reviewed November 12, 2018

This place has a nice ambience, quiet and well-decorated. We started with several appetiziers and then didn't have an appetite for more. Very good food. Good service.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank TerryfromToledo
Reviewed November 9, 2018 via mobile

We ordered four appetizers and two mains. Food is good. I really enjoyed the lamb riblets and beet/pumpkin salad. Service is good. However, it wasn’t easy to carry out a conversation as there were two large groups dining (yes, it’s Friday night). We’ll ask to...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank JVTietjens
Reviewed November 2, 2018 via mobile

Grilled Octopus was room temp/cold.. lamb gyro was one of theorist I’ve had. Service was marginal. And it’s expensive.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank soifdawg
Reviewed October 5, 2018

Mt husband and I dined at Nemea Greek Taverna for the first time last night. Everything was excellent! They have a nice ambience that is well decorated. Our service was superb. The food was absolutely delicious! This is the best Mediterranean restaurant that we have...More

Date of visit: October 2018
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Not cheap, but quite good.
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