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“First time for fried smelts”
Review of Ulysses Voyage

Ulysses Voyage
Ranked #839 of 10,305 Restaurants in Los Angeles
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: $21 - $30
Cuisines: Greek, Mediterranean
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Dining options: Breakfast, Outdoor Seating, Reservations
Neighborhood: Central L.A
Reviewed February 18, 2012

The waiter told me to go for it. My wife is Greek, she went for it and I shared. As the waiter said, "it's a taste of the Mediterrennean " Well everyone knows those folks live long so why not. But they are an acquired taste what with little eyes and tails and all. I don't usually do eyes but if you don't look too closely, they are like eating french fries, ....from the sea. Not great but not bad. A Greek staple. Gotta be good for you with all that omega 3.
This is a good, friendly, authentic Greek place with pleasant indoor and even more pleasant outdoor seating much like a Greek sidewalk cafe. It's at The Grove so there is a lot of passing action to watch.
I think some evenings have a live guitarist or some kind of music. I look forward to returning, if not for the smelts, for the lamb.

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1  Thank Jacksmack
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Reviewed December 22, 2011

The atmosphere, music and views are a plus to take into consideration to choose this restaurant. However the food have not a plus over other restaurants of the same type, excluding the entrees which are very good; for instance, the flamed Cheese is an excellent alternative.
The available space between tables is very reduced and may improve.

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Thank epin
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Reviewed July 28, 2011

Ulysses Voyage is a fantastic neighborhood restaurant. Even though it is right in the middle of one of the biggest tourist attractions in LA (The Farmer's Market/Grove) they still manage to make you feel at home.
The service is always friendly and attentive. The food is 9 times out of 10 just right. (On my last visit the Lemon Chicken was a bit dry but i forgave them).
The seafood salad is tremendous! The hummus is deee-lish...and the warm pita is soft and yummy.
If you sit on the patio, the people-watching is beyond fun & hilarious. The Grove gets all sorts of folks visiting LA and they do not disappoint. Even if you sit inside, doors are wide open and you feel like you are dining outside.
I highly recommend!

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Thank Goldie800
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Reviewed February 14, 2011

Drove to LA to see the Farmer's Market. Stopped by Ulysses Voyage by chance for lunch. We were seated on the patio so we could people watch as we ate which was fun. Had the flaming cheese (sorry, don't remember the name) for an appetizer - exotic to watch the fire and mmmmmmmmmmm good to eat. Don't even remember what my husband had to eat, I was too busy in the heaven that was my crab benedict entree. All the staff was friendly and courteous.

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1  Thank desertescapee
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Reviewed May 6, 2010

Seafood Skewer was EXCELLENT!!!

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Thank DaleandSue
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