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315 Eddy St, Ithaca, NY 14850-4615
+1 607-273-1650
11:00 - 22:00
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Sun 12:00 - 22:00
Mon - Sat 11:00 - 22:00
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Ithaca, New York
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189 reviews
109 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 89 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 January 2017

We went on a relatively slow Saturday evening. Seating was available right away. I ordered a pizza (sausage, pepperoni and mushroom) plus a side of fries. My order was great. The same way I remember both items in the early 90's. My friend ordered the Spanakopita - Greek spinach pie. The phyllo dough was old and burnt. Also, we flipped... More 

Thank kwebster2
San Diego, California
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156 reviews
81 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 January 2017 via mobile

Souvlaki House keeps making the best gyros and kebabs.... just like my memories of graduate school 35 years ago! Thanks for providing such a delicious tradition and a place fir sharing fun dinners with friends!

Thank 2beans2000
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13 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 September 2016

New owner is fabulous! He walks around to greet you at your table and really tries to engage with his customers. Big menu, so many options. Great food at very fair prices. He's going to do well!

Thank Tammy G
Syosset, New York
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279 reviews
184 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 114 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 August 2016 via mobile

We were pleasantly surprised how good the food was st Souvlaki House. Our son moved in to his new apartment right across the street so we went into the restaurant while we were setting him up. It's a very casual place with a very homey feeling. Our waitress Debbie couldn't had been more friendly and sweet. The entire dining experience... More 

Thank MissS85
Atlanta, Georgia
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5 reviews
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 July 2016

We wandered in as the Indian resatuarant we were tryin got go to down the street was closed. The food at Souvlaki was horrible. We didnt have pizza and it sounds like we should have. the falafels were fried in a bad tasting oil. The olives were wrinkled. The carrots that came with the hummus were steamed and wrangled looking.... More 

Thank faamilyfun
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46 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 June 2016

Stopped in to get a very late lunch (or early dinner). Friendly greeting and good service. Fresh salad and good food. We will be back to try some more.

Thank Arapahoetravel
Syracuse, NY
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62 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 November 2015

Went with a friend who is a Cornell alum and who has fond memories of this place from his days in Ithaca. Not sure it lived up to his enthusiasm for the place, but the pizza I had was served piping hot and was quite tasty. Not the greatest I've ever had, but I would certainly not turn it down.... More 

Thank vandycuse99
Ithaca, New York
1 review
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 October 2015

The worst gyro I ever had! Chicken was raw, pita was soggy, very blend, no sauce. It's seems they just throw everything together without care. Bad experience.

Thank Sana57
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 August 2015

The food is very good, especially the pizza, my wife and I think it is the best in Ithaca. Staff is friendly, reasonably priced, the owner is the best. Go you won't be disappointed.

Thank JillyBeab
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75 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 July 2015

The staff are friendly and attentive. I'm sorry we cannot give a better rating, but our meals were consistently average. We were hungry for Greek food and this was pretty disappointing. I suspect college kids don't spend a lot of time analyzing these reviews, and are generally looking for mass carbohydrates, so their business won't suffer. The restaurant is a... More 

Thank UpstateLoyalist

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Mediterranean, Greek, Italian, Pizza
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 315 Eddy St, Ithaca, NY 14850-4615
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Finger Lakes  >  Ithaca
  • Phone Number: +1 607-273-1650

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