The 6 Best Mediterranean Restaurants Near Escondido

Updated: May 2, 2022

If gyros, falafel, and fresh greek salad sound tasty we suggest a visit to these Mediterranean spots in Escondido. We found the best Mediterranean spots by analyzing top restaurant review sites, expert rankings, and food blogs. For breakfast shakshuka or roast lamb and couscous for dinner, these are our go-to Escondido venues.

Find the perfect Mediterranean restaurant

Ali Baba Mediterranean Cuisine-Escondido

Mediterranean, $$, EscondidoMediterranean, $$Escondido
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.5

Dominics Italian Gourmet

Italian, $$, EscondidoItalian, $$Escondido
Google: 4.3
Yelp: 4.0

Filippi's Pizza Grotto Escondido

Italian, $$, EscondidoItalian, $$Escondido
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 3.5

If you travel further

Amalfi Cucina Italiana

Italian, San MarcosItalianSan Marcos
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.5

TapaTapa Bar & Kitchen

Spanish, San MarcosSpanishSan Marcos
Google: 4.9
Yelp: 4.0

Shane's Pizza and Pints

Pizza, $$, San MarcosPizza, $$San Marcos
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.0

How does it work?

We know how time consuming it can be to find the best Mediterranean restaurants in Escondido. These results are brought to you by boam, with insights from the Yelp and Google ratings for 10162 Escondido restaurants, 823905 reviews, and 624 top lists and articles from the likes of . Don’t bother looking for we’ve already done so for you and included all you need to know. As restaurants continue to adapt to COVID-19, you can trust us to show the latest information on which restaurants are open and how with our real-time data recommendation engine. Our site gets no payment from the restaurants we show, so you can trust what you see. We don’t recommend restaurants lightly, these 10 are really something special.

Common questions

There are 7 Mediterranean restaurants in Escondido.

Ali Baba Mediterranean Cuisine-Escondido, Chicken Plus Greek Cuisine, and Pita King are vegetarian-friendly Mediterranean restaurants in Escondido.

Pita King, Pioneer Organic Cuisine, and Paradiso Mediterranean Cuisine are the highest-rated Mediterranean restaurants that are good for groups in Escondido.

Ali Baba Mediterranean Cuisine-Escondido, Healthy Grill, and Chicken Plus Greek Cuisine are the highest-rated Mediterranean restaurants for a quick lunch in Escondido.

The highest-rated Mediterranean restaurants for delivery in Escondido are Pita King, Pioneer Organic Cuisine, and Paradiso Mediterranean Cuisine.

Drink pairing tips

  • Pair Chardonnay with falafel

    A white wine, like Chardonnay, is a good partner drink to with falafel because enhances flavour.

  • Go for Rosé with falafel

    To elevate your falafel experience, we recommend some Rosé to go with your dish. This pairing works especially well because this pink wine counterbalances the dense texture of the falafel.

  • Take tomato and arugula salad to the next level

    Experts often pair tomato and arugula salad with a glass of Sauvignon Blanc, a popular white wine.

Did you know?

  • 24 pounds of falafel ball

    24 pounds is the record for the biggest falafel ball. We hope people were hungry!

  • A popular dish

    Surely you’ve heard of Greece’s famous moussaka by now? They make it with beef or lamb mince, eggplants, tomato, onion, garlic, and potato, combined with rich bechamel sauce and grilled cheese.!

  • The origin of cherry tomato

    Our favorite treat, the cherry tomato, has its roots in Israel. We can thank Professor Nachum Kedar for coming up with it too.

Parking tips

We’ve all experienced the struggle of finding good parking near restaurants in Escondido. To make the hunt for parking easier, we’ve partnered with a cutting-edge digital parking reservation system, Spothero, that enables you to book a spot in advance before you visit your chosen Mediterranean spot.

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