Best Greek Food Restaurants In The Sacramento Area

March 30, 2011 12:57 PM

Are you in the mood for some gyros or lamb kabobs? How about some falafels? Well, now we know you’re hungry, so here are some of the best Greek food restaurants in the Sacramento area.

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Café Europa

1537 Howe Ave. Suite #116
Sacramento, CA.
(916) 779-0737

Café Europa is a family owned restaurant that specializes in Greek and American cuisine. The restaurant first opened in Arden Fair Mall in 1981, and has recently relocated to Howe Ave. Some of their most popular dishes include Gyros, pitas, falafels, and chicken and lamb kabob entrees. Check them out!

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The Kabob House

1726 Fulton Ave.
Sacramento, CA.
(916) 485-0163

This restaurant serves fine Greek cuisine, and has been repeatedly been ranked one of the best Greek food establishments in the area. With a full menu and ordering system available online, it’s easier than ever to get some of the best Greek food around. The Kabob House offers a variety of ‘Pita Sandwiches’, as well as ‘A La Carte’ items and entrees. Check it out!

Petra Greek

1122 16th Street
Sacramento, CA.
(916) 443-1993

Located in Downtown Sacramento by the historical Capitol on 16th Street. Petra embraces the authenticity of Greek culture. The restaurant uses the technique of cooking with traditional family recipes, using local products to compliment Petra’s menu. Petra also has a unique wine list and draft beer selection, as well as boasts a casual dining experience in a comfortable setting. Also, Petra is open until 3 a.m. Wed-Sat.

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Opa! Opa!

5644 J Street
Sacramento, CA.
(916) 451-4000

This East Sacramento restaurant opened its doors in 2006 by a husband wife duo. With a plethora of delicious menu options, customers rave over their ‘Gyros’, generous portions, friendly service and great prices. “Eat well, eat Greek!”

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Greek Village Inn

65 University Ave.
Sacramento, CA.
(916) 922-6334

With an eclectic mix of Greek and Mediterranean food, the Greek Village Inn is truly a hidden treasure. Located in East Sacramento, this restaurant boasts authentic dishes and nice, simple décor. Customers rave over the “Saganaki”, which is a flamed cheese served with pita. Be sure to check them out!

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