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The 7 Best Greek Restaurants Near Palo Alto

Updated: October 6, 2021

Moussaka, lamb chops, dolmades - there is so much to love about Greek cuisine and these Palo Alto spots do it best! We reviewed the top food blogs and leading publications to find you the best Greek taverna on offer. With everything from Gyros to roast lamb and olives, there is something for everyone at these Palo Alto restaurants.

Find the perfect Greek restaurant

TAVERNA

Greek, $$$, Palo AltoGreek, $$$Palo Alto, University South
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.0
  • Palo Alto Online

    Best Restaurants Of 2019

    Palo Alto Online

Kali Greek Kitchen

Greek, $$, Palo AltoGreek, $$Palo Alto, Evergreen Park
Google: 4.7
Yelp: 4.0

Gyros Gyros

Greek, $, Palo AltoGreek, $Palo Alto, University South
Google: 4.3
Yelp: 3.5
  • Gayot: The Guide to the Good Life

    Affordable Dining in Palo Alto

    Gayot: The Guide to the Good Life

If you travel further

Caspian Restaurant

Mediterranean, $$, Mountain ViewMediterranean, $$Mountain View
Google: 4.4
Yelp: 4.5

Falafel Tazah

Middle Eastern, $$, Redwood CityMiddle Eastern, $$Redwood City, Dolphin
Google: 4.4
Yelp: 4.5

Nick the Greek

Greek, $, Redwood CityGreek, $Redwood City, Downtown
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.0

Mardini's Deli

Mediterranean, $$, Menlo ParkMediterranean, $$Menlo Park, The Willows
Google: 4.4
Yelp: 4.0

What gets a restaurant into the top 10?

We know how time consuming it can be to find the best Greek restaurants in Palo Alto. We analyzed 28808 Palo Alto restaurants on Yelp and Google, 3104661 Palo Alto restaurant reviews, and 1901 lists and articles – looking closely at what Gayot: The Guide to the Good Life and Palo Alto Online had to say – and applied our boam magic. For example, we considered Gayot: The Guide to the Good Life - Affordable Dining in Palo Alto and Palo Alto Online - Best Restaurants Of 2019 as we sourced this ultimate list. We automatically update restaurants’ open hours and services, so you can actually enjoy the top restaurants we show. Restaurants can’t pay to show up on this list, so you can trust what you see and enjoy the city’s hidden gems. We don’t recommend restaurants lightly, these 10 are really something special.

Fun facts

  • A popular dish

    moussaka is one of the most popular dishes in Greece, often prepared with beef or lamb mince, eggplants, tomato, onion, garlic, and potato, combined with rich bechamel sauce and grilled cheese..

Parking in the area

Nobody likes to circle around the block looking for parking. 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 Greek spot.

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