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Ikaros greek restaurant

3268 Grand Ave, Oakland, CA 94610-2739
+1 510-899-4400
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  • Excellent26%
  • Very good63%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“gyro” (4 reviews)
“tzatziki” (3 reviews)
“mousaka” (2 reviews)
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Mediterranean, Greek, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
3268 Grand Ave, Oakland, CA 94610-2739
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Reviewed 19 February 2018

If you've even been to a greasy spoon Greek diner, you'll feel right at home here. Everything is fried, the wine is inexpensive, the waiters are not friendly, and the food is abundant. If you want a quick, filling meal near Lake Merritt, you've come...More

Thank Brian C
Reviewed 13 February 2018

Ate here with four people (three different dinner orders). Each was very good. Plates were large and filling - no room for desert! Hihgly recommended - great value.

Reviewed 4 January 2018

This was our first time at Ikaros and it was a pleasant experience. The food was delicious and plentiful. Next time we’ll split a main course. There were so many yummy sounding appetizers so we had two of them. Also, the people and atmosphere added...More

Thank JeanneB203
Reviewed 17 October 2017

Since I lived in Albania for my first 18 years I have basically grown up eating delicious food from the perfect combination of cuisines such as Turkish, Italian and Greek! So, i am well familiar with Greek food as we have a lot gyros, greek...More

Thank Heliana M
Reviewed 19 September 2017

Friendly staff in a nice setting outside or inside and places in the dark. Greek music playing and wonderful food. Just ask and the waiter will explain with a smile.

Thank Rosa B
Reviewed 6 September 2017

Arrived on a Sunday for a late lunch. Took a little bit to be greeted but once we did was given a warm smile and seated. Niko was our server and he had a great personalty. He joked with us multiple times and I appreciated...More

Thank kristen b
Reviewed 29 July 2017

This is our go-to place for traditional Greek fare, and we've been here many times. Cute friendly place with nice decor, good service. Unfortunately our dinners were not perfect on this particular visit, but we will be back.

Thank Thomas V
Reviewed 19 June 2017

I was pleasantly surprised at the quality of the food at Ikaros compared to other Greek restaurants in the area, and I will be back! My tzatziki was thick and creamy and garlicky, drizzled with olive oil and served with delicious pita that tasted homemade....More

Thank Gingembre
Reviewed 19 June 2017 via mobile

Great Greek Food. Marvelous selection. Great and friendly service. Large portions and reasonable prices. It was very hot the day we visited for lunch and it was stuffy and hot inside. We ate outside at a very lean table. The loud and mouthy panhandlers next...More

Thank Tavishboo
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

No idea what's happening here. Nice outdoor area, just off lake Merritt. Messy bathroom... one server, wouldn't eat there after having one drink outside.

Thank tuttoitalia
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3268 Grand Ave, Oakland, CA 94610-2739
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Oakland
  • Phone Number: +1 510-899-4400
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