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Aliki's Greek Taverna

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5862 Arbor Vitae St, Los Angeles, CA 90045-4731
+1 310-645-9555
11:00 - 22:00
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Hilton Head, South Carolina
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36 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Wine with pine resin finish is nice. MOUSSAKA!!!!!! Nestled among the rental car options surrounding LAX, you can leave the airport hungry and wait out the traffic at the same time!

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9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Good food and reasonably priced. Big portions and friendly staff. Would recommend to anyone in the lax area.

Thank Lorcan B
paso robles
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Convenience to Enterprise and the other rental car places near LAX is a positive. And even though much better than fast food, I keep coming back and wanting to find something I really like, but it just doesn't happen. The greek salad dressing was great, but the lettuce was way obviously wilted, -not sure how they could serve it like... More 

Thank dmbd
Mexborough, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stooped over in LA for a few days nearby at the airport and spotted the restaurant and the rave reviews. The food couldn't have been better! Although, from arriving at 9:15pm we were very rushed into order our food. Our starters were brought at separate times and were given the bill and asked to pay while we were finishing our... More 

Thank Nickat11
PeThLA, Owner at Aliki's Greek Taverna, responded to this review

Dear Nickat11, Thank you for your kind review. Our kitchen here at Aliki's closes at 9:30 PM and the restaurant closes at 10:00 PM. This is because this is a small family restaurant and our cooks and waiters work hard for long hours and they need to go home at a certain time. We always do our best to accommodate... More 

Los Angeles, California
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10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Perfect service excellent patitsio and lamb. Couldn't be better .Try the saganiki OPa The lamb is divine

Thank richandjuli
Los Angeles, California
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109 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I love this place! The food and the staff are both excellent! I was fortunate a few years ago to live in Greece for a time, and this is the first place in LA I've found with delicious, authentic Greek food, and trust me, I've tried quite a few in my search. My favourite is the pastitsio! Do yourself a... More 

1 Thank Michelle R
Atlanta, Georgia
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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Due to weather delays, I was stuck at LAX for two nights, both nights I found salvation at Aliki's. This is a place where great food and warm personal service remind you what restaurants are supposed to be. The lamb shank with lemon potatoes and sautéed green beans was my best meal of 2017.

1 Thank jpetraveller
Calgary, Canada
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11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I decided to visit this place before heading back to the airport. It was early, around 4:30, so the place was empty. I decided on beef souvlaki. While I was waiting for my meal, I noticed my surroundings. Old posters of Greece and not the cleanest place. Ok, the meal came. It looked disgusting and tasted worse. The beef was... More 

Thank shelkel18
PeThLA, Owner at Aliki's Greek Taverna, responded to this review

Here we have a "customer" that claims that he ordered the beef souvlaki plate which according to him "looked disgusting" and "tasted worse". He also claims that "the beef was definitely old" and "tasted rotten"!!!! He farther claims that "the rice seemed like it came from a ready-made package" and that "the green beans had to have been from a... More 

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10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My husband and I were passing through L.A. and spent the night in a hotel near LAX. He looked up info about nearby restaurants for dinner and found Aliki's Greek Taverna. We walked about half of a mile there and as soon as we walked in, we felt at home. The aromas were amazing and we couldn't wait to see... More 

Thank Cindy H
Bolingbrook, Illinois
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96 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great food with authentic style. The hummus portion was huge. It's small and cramped due to its popularity but we had a nice time.

Thank TravelerJay630

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 8 - USD 26
Mediterranean, Greek, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5862 Arbor Vitae St, Los Angeles, CA 90045-4731
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Los Angeles>  > Westside
  • Neighbourhood: Westside
  • Phone Number: +1 310-645-9555
Aliki's Greek Taverna is a Greek Restaurant that specializes in authentic Greek food. It uses top quality ingredients such as the "Eliki" extra virgin olive oil, Greek feta cheese made from goat and sheep milk, organic tomatoes and other quality natural ingredients and the best meats available. At Aliki's you will also find the best sea food from Greece (tsipoula, lavraki, etc.) as well as a large variety of delicious cooked Greek meals such as Mousaka, Pastitsio, Lahanodolades, Greek pasta dishes and a large selection of Greek appetizers and other food products. The restaurant serves also amazing lamb dishes that are prepared to perfection. You can complement your meal with a Greek beer or a Greek wine; all at very reasonable prices.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?