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Greek Islands Cafe

Seaport Village, 879 W Harbor Dr, San Diego, CA 92101
+1 619-239-5216
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good45%
  • Average14%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible0%
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“gyros” (25 reviews)
“greek salad” (18 reviews)
“combo platter” (5 reviews)
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Mediterranean, Greek, Vegetarian Friendly
Seaport Village, 879 W Harbor Dr, San Diego, CA 92101
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Greek Islands Cafe is a standout among surrounding mediocre establishments. The food is tasty, the portions are generous, and the people are friendly. What to have? Well, try 'em all-- every dish I've had is a winner. I stayed nearby and just had to go...More

Thank DBLBassman
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We normally visit here at least once a month or maybe every 6 weeks. We come to Seaport village to hang out, and the usual lunch stop for the whole family is normally this quaint little greek place, because it has never failed our expectations....More

Thank blair2018
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I've come to this restaurant for years and this last time I noticed changes, The salad was watery the gyro meat was different not as good.. I've never had heart burn from this food and it was bad by the time I got home. So...More

Thank oconparra
GICsd, Public Relations Manager at Greek Islands Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

So sorry to here about your experience. We have been in business for 38 years and strive on quality. I would love you to give us about her try.

Reviewed 12 January 2018 via mobile

Don’t go hangry at all. I had to wait 40 minutes for the order, I don’t know if they are that busy for it was the middle of week in January 🤷🏻‍♀️. It was good, my kids liked it.

Thank Lizcar
Reviewed 10 January 2018

They are located inside of Seaport Village near the harbor side. They have indoor and outdoor seating. You order your food at the counter and they bring it to the table. The food prices are fairly reasonable. I got a half chicken dinner with salad...More

Thank Lance2002
GICsd, General Manager at Greek Islands Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 11 January 2018

Thanks for the good review! 😊

Reviewed 7 January 2018

Greek food there is almost as good as it is in Greece. Try gyros, definitely. I liked how they did the decoration of interior to remind of Greece and that you can also listen to greek music.

Thank Milos I
GICsd, General Manager at Greek Islands Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 11 January 2018

Thanks for the good review! 😊

Reviewed 1 December 2017

We had found this little cafe on Tripadvisor before travelling to San Diego, but was even more impressed once we found it. Very casual little cafe in the village with nice outlook & very, very nice food. Would highly recommend - it's not fine dining,...More

Thank MareeB1964
Reviewed 28 November 2017

Very good Greek food in a casual atmosphere. Can eat inside or outside with beautiful harbor views. Very reasonably priced.

Thank V9690AKpatriciap
Reviewed 23 November 2017 via mobile

Stopped by for a quick lunch, had the Gyro and Chicken sandwiches. Both were fresh and tasted great.

Thank MizzouEEColumbia_MO
Reviewed 29 October 2017

I have been gong to this greek restaurant for years. I have not been to in 8 month and the letter was wet watery no taste like that greek dressing nothing!!! the gyro meat was tastless... I am so surpised the only thing I can...More

Thank oconparra
GICsd, Owner at Greek Islands Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 11 January 2018

We have not changed ownerships in 38 years. Please let me know if there is anything I can do. So sorry for your experience. I would like to make it a better one.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 7 - USD 21
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Validated Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
View, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Seaport Village, 879 W Harbor Dr, San Diego, CA 92101
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Diego>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 619-239-5216
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Greek Islands Cafe has been open in the same location for 34 years. With our picturesque views and amazing homemade food, its has been a local favorite for many years and hopefully years to come. All our desserts are made in house and well as some of our specialties like Pasticcio and Spanakopits as well as Dolmades.
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