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Yiannis Greek Restaurant

238 Yale Ave, Claremont, CA 91711-4724
+1 909-621-2413
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Overview
  • Excellent21%
  • Very good34%
  • Average8%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible27%
Travellers talk about
“baklava” (6 reviews)
“moussaka” (3 reviews)
“fried cheese” (2 reviews)
Open Now
10:00 - 21:00All hours
CUISINES
Mediterranean, Greek
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
238 Yale Ave, Claremont, CA 91711-4724
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1 - 10 of 37 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Amazing authentic food! The lamb is very tasty! 4 courses for $22! Well worth it! Thank you ! Loved it

Thank Peanut-Cookie S
Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

Went there because two restaurants had >90 minutes wait. Service was fine. Could have a bit more attention toe presentation of dishes, salad was hard to eat due to plate size lettuce size mismatch. I'd would not plan on eating there again

Thank C S
Reviewed 23 May 2017

Yiannis is a wonderful restaurant with indoor and outdoor seating. It is very small and intimate. Most of the time, the Greek owner waits on you and helps with ordering. Don't be afraid of the egg lemon soup..we were and then we became addicted. Large...More

Thank Robin M
Reviewed 19 February 2017

This is a homey feeling place, just like the places found throughout Greece. The menu contained all of the classic Greek dishes.

Thank canmarto
Reviewed 10 September 2016 via mobile

Having grown up in the Inland Empire I have many happy memories of eating Greek food at Yianni's with my family. It was always one of my favorite restaurants as a teenager. In the mid-1980s I joined the Navy and moved away from California, living...More

Thank PNWShawn
Reviewed 16 December 2015

As you wander the 'downtown' of Claremont keep your eyes open for this restaurant on Yale near Bonita, it's easy to pass. The food is ethnic and wonderful, can be slightly altered to taste if requested. Family run for the 50 years I've been going...More

2  Thank Michael A
Reviewed 26 October 2015

We had walked by Yiannis Greek Restaurant a number of times during our visit to Claremont. We arrived a little late and were surprised that on a Saturday night there was only one table occupied on the outside and we were the only ones inside....More

1  Thank Chris K
Reviewed 15 October 2015

I have been going to Yiannis for Greek food since I moved to Claremont in 1977. I particularly like their moussaka and I have always loved their baklava for dessert. On Sunday mornings they make good Greek omelets, too.

1  Thank Barbara P
Reviewed 29 September 2015

My mom was visiting and wanted to treat me for my past birthday. We had agreed to eat at a Greek/Mediterranean food restaurant. We originally chose one in LaVerne, but we found out upon getting there that it did not open on Sundays. We immediately...More

1  Thank ricsandimas
Reviewed 26 April 2015

On a Saturday evening when our three favorite Claremont restaurants had no seating in the 6:30-7:30 window, four us opted to go to Yiannis. i was assured that no reservation was necessary. Very true as there was only one table occupied when we entered. at...More

Thank CalifJ0e
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 21:00
Monday
11:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 22:00
Saturday
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 238 Yale Ave, Claremont, CA 91711-4724
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Claremont
  • Phone Number: +1 909-621-2413
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