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Opa! Authentic Greek Cuisine

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1384 Lincoln Ave, San Jose, CA 95125-3010
+1 408-998-8704
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11:00 - 23:00
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Sun - Thu 11:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 23:00
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San Jose, California
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86 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Sure you could sit at a table and have a regular meal but the bar scene here in Willow Glen is also cool. Especially on a Sunday! Have a drink (or a few) and kick back with bottomless mimosas or maybe beer... the Opa Gyro Hash and Eggs is a great hangover cure and also great even if you haven't... More 

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Thank Steven M
Los Gatos, California
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13 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I hesitated to eat here because I thought I really don't like Greek food. (Hummus and yogurt are not really my "thing." But, I* met a client there for lunch and really liked it. The appetizer sampler was very good -- especially the olive spread. And both the chicken and seafood skewers were perfectly cooked. The beet salad also was... More 

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San Francisco, California, United States
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141 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2016

Friday evening without a reservation! Eat at the bar which was comfortable, the bar tender helpful and an expert cocktail maker! Fascinating drinks being created before our very eyes! Excellent Beet Salad followed by Sea Bass which I enjoyed but my friend wasn't happy that this fish had bones! Good atmosphere and one could at least carry on a conversation... More 

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San Jose, California
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68 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 August 2016

I like this restaurant, and usually go to the one in Campbell, and recently went to the one on Lincoln in Willow Glen (San Jose). This review suggests skipping the one on Lincoln in San Jose. A few in our party ordered appetizers as their main dish, while others ordered entrees. We wanted all of it to come out at... More 

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Atlanta, GA
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42 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 July 2016

Wish I could provide more detail on the restaurant, but unfortunately did not get the chance to try it out. In the area on business by myself and based on recommendations decided to give it a try. A couple was waiting on the hostess when I arrived, by the time she returned to the podium after seating them, a couple... More 

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Thank Scott H
San Luis Obispo, California
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221 reviews
135 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 July 2016

Great place for a fun meal with family or friends in the heart of Willow Glen. Full bar, beer on tap, easy parking next door in parking garage. I recommend reservations as this place fills up fast.

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Thank SledMan
Fremont, California
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175 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 April 2016

I have dined at several other of the Opa chain restaurants (Los Gatos, Los Altos, Campbell) and had always had mediocre lunches. This happened several times, so that I really didn't want to dine here for dinner. But, was I thankfully wrong. This is the best of the Opa locations. The space is open, inviting, and bright due to the... More 

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Thank Ono O
San Ramon, California
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129 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 March 2016

Saturday lunch without a reservation; the patio was packed, but there were tables available inside. We both had lamb; my husband ordered the Lamb skewers with OPA garlic fries, I ordered the Lamb pita with OPA garlic fries. The lamb was cooked perfectly and very flavorful! We would go back again when we are in the area next for lunch!

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Thank Shirley S
Gilroy, California
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141 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 February 2016

My date and I came here Friday night. Very busy which is usually good news. We had some flat bread with some spreads as an appetizer which was good. We split the skewers, one beef and one chicken a piece. They were both seasoned well and tasty. Both were moist and flavorful but the filet mignon skewer was excellent. Service... More 

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Thank Chip144
San Jose, CA
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3 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 February 2016

Had lunch this past Saturday with my husband. Having had the Saganaki (Flaming Cheese) at a previous lunch with co-workers, I new we had to order it! Total head turner, I wish I had thought to video the presentation. Hats off to our servers, this deserves hazardous duty pay, when they call it flaming, they are not kidding. The Kasseri... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mediterranean, Greek, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Outdoor Seating, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 22:00
Monday
11:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 23:00
Saturday
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1384 Lincoln Ave, San Jose, CA 95125-3010
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Jose
  • Phone Number: +1 408-998-8704

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