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Greek American Family Restaurant

392 N El Camino Real, Encinitas, CA 92024-2826
+1 760-753-8425
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good26%
  • Average8%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible2%
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“gyros” (9 reviews)
“baklava” (2 reviews)
“salad” (3 reviews)
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Mediterranean, Greek
$$ - $$$
392 N El Camino Real, Encinitas, CA 92024-2826
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Reviewed 9 May 2017

We've been going to the Greek American Family Restaurants for years! It is a family run and operated restaurant with lots of heart! The food is very, very good and one of our Greek friends said it is the best Greek restaurant in San Diego....More

Thank Diane O
Reviewed 14 February 2017

I love this place, I just couldnt afford it much. It was like saving up to go to Whole Foods. I decided to place an order for my very favorite gyros sandwich lunch special and was pleasantly surprised to see that they now have a...More

Thank Donna G
Reviewed 18 January 2017

They make the best greet shrimp salid inSan Diego county. We really enjoy it after a movie at the Regal 12. it is close and the give great, better then great service each and every time.

Thank 19037Travel
Reviewed 8 December 2016 via mobile

We felt like we were welcomed to their home. We love Greek food but don't know a lot about it. Our waitress walked us through the menu. It was delicious. Topped off the meal with Greek coffee and Baklava. Amazing stuff.

Thank nellienurse
Reviewed 16 October 2016

From the warm welcome at the door, to the excellent service and menu, this family owned cafe is the perfect spot for authentic Greek cuisine. The decor and hospitality are genuine. The food is delicious and the portions are generous. My guilty pleasure is Moussaka......More

Thank D F
Reviewed 10 October 2016 via mobile

The Greek food, charming decor and service make this our favorite place. It's festive and each time we go we feel like we've had a nice night out. If we bring the family, we order the special cheese appetizer that's served on fire and the...More

Thank Coreen B
Reviewed 2 July 2016

We went for dinner with two other couples (based on one couples' recommendation-they're "regulars" there) and they were spot on! This is a wonderful, family run restaurant with exceptional Greek food. My wife was looking forward to the Dolmadakia Plate but was disappointed that it...More

1  Thank SparkydogEscondidoCA
Reviewed 13 April 2016

This place is family owned and operated and it shows. The food is always amazing. I always stop here when I am in town.

1  Thank HonestJeff2468
Reviewed 9 April 2016 via mobile

I have been wanting to come here since sample their food at the annual Greek Festival. It is bigger inside than expected; nice table cloth tables and chairs; decor mainly blue and white with photos ,dated prints and Greek Souveniers on shelves. Greek music and...More

Thank bess32355
Reviewed 15 March 2016 via mobile

We thoroughly enjoyed our lunch at the Greek American restaurant! I had the spanakopita plate and my husband had the gyro plate. The seasonings were excellent and we almost left without dessert but took home the custard filled phyllo dessert and a piece of spice...More

Thank 19Corinne71
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 392 N El Camino Real, Encinitas, CA 92024-2826
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Encinitas
  • Phone Number: +1 760-753-8425
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