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Orexi

243 West Portal Avenue, San Francisco, CA 94127-1401
415-664
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good30%
  • Average6%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible0%
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“moussaka” (8 reviews)
“greek salad” (6 reviews)
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CUISINES
Mediterranean, Greek
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
243 West Portal Avenue, San Francisco, CA 94127-1401
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Six of us visited Orexi's on Friday evening, 12/15/17. It wasn't my first time, but it likely will be my last. Let me explain. It wasn't the food. It was excellent. I had the lamb chops. They were full of flavor and nicely presented. No...More

Thank DrFriedman
Reviewed 26 November 2017

my husband & i were first timer at Orexi & didnt fail us..when he was in Greece his favorite dish was moussaka .. he said this didn’t come close to the tradiitonal but he loved Orexi’s twist & he will have it again. i ordered...More

Thank BakasyonZ
Reviewed 16 September 2017 via mobile

Super casual restaurant next to St. Francis Wood neighborhood in SF. Food was flavorful, fish was moist and succulent. Sauces done well. To my huge surprise the list favorite dish was Lamb chops. (I love lamb and expected it to be perfection since it's a...More

Thank JVDZ7
Reviewed 14 August 2017

Lovely bottles of wine and appetizers of large white beans and tomato sauce, grilled octopus and arugula, tomato salad, green salad with figs, and grilled shrimp. Lamb riblets a bit fatty. Good roasted chicken. Disappointing moussaka- served in small baking bowls with a layer of...More

Thank DeborahandAndy
Reviewed 10 July 2017

We've eaten here three or four times now, and it's simply excellent. Not cheap, but the food is outstanding. The greek salad is perfect - always a sign of a Greek restaurant that knows what it is doing. The yoghurt is, of course, sumptuous, and...More

Thank QuineTravels
Reviewed 27 June 2017

Ambience is attempted but the place is very dark & locale is quite narrow.We were seated at a table that was so small we could barely fit utensils, wine glasses, water glasses & plates, much less the dishes we ordered to share. The food is...More

Thank L L
Reviewed 24 April 2017

Perhaps a review is unwarranted but we could not get them to take us twice for dinner. We were appalled at the unfriendly woman who guarded her establishment like something from a Grimm fairy tale. We had heard the food was wonderful and also gluten...More

Thank IrishGermanSwedish
Reviewed 5 April 2017 via mobile

We had a very enjoyable meal, selection of various appetizers, Greek and octopus salads. My friends enjoyed lamb shanks and chops and salmon. I chose moussaka. It had a really excellent flavor with fresh nutmeg. I would only have wished the eggplant and potato to...More

Thank Michael J
Reviewed 4 April 2017

We have been to this restaurant many times as it has acceptable food and is more available than the two other Greek restaurants that I prefer. However, I will no longer come here. I reserved a table for four for last night and, when we...More

Thank misanthropicdreamer
Reviewed 5 February 2017 via mobile

Went Saturday for dinner for 4. Small restaurant, small town atmosphere. Crowded but very short wait. Very good food - very tasty but a little salty for those concerned about salt content. Nice menu with lots of good choice. Calamari appetizer was very tasty, but...More

Thank ams44
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
4:30 PM - 10:30 PM
Tuesday
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Wednesday
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Thursday
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Friday
5:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Saturday
4:30 PM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 243 West Portal Avenue, San Francisco, CA 94127-1401
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Francisco
  • Phone Number: 415-664
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