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El Greco

5420 Lawndale St, Houston, TX 77023-3769
+1 832-582-7918
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good27%
  • Average9%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible0%
4 Aug 2017
“So so ”
6 Apr 2017
“Great food”
Open Now
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM Hours
Mediterranean, Greek, Middle Eastern
5420 Lawndale St, Houston, TX 77023-3769
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Reviewed 4 August 2017 via mobile

Clean restaurant with generous portions. Staff was very nice, but the Grilled Shrimp Gyro was bland and did not live up to expectations. The menus stated it would have 3 large butterflied shrimp. It came with tiny salad shrimp which did not appear to be...More

Thank NSATravels
Reviewed 6 April 2017 via mobile

Good Greek food, the price is very reasonable and it is close by. Food is always fresh and quality is consistently top notch.

Thank Nick T
Reviewed 16 November 2016

Real Greek food returns to the East End. This is a small sparse but clean place across from the post office on Lawndale between Telephone and Wayside. The food is great! My wife and I have eaten here 3 times, twice in the past week....More

Thank Ralph H
Reviewed 6 May 2016

Last weekend after the terrible storms, our group, The Woodlands Camera Club, departed from the Port of Houston Ship channel tour for lunch. I had made arrangements with El Greco before, so I called to say that 16 of us were coming for lunch, however...More

Thank LisaG2010
Reviewed 17 March 2016

My husband and I ate here for the first time today and it was perfect. The food was delicious. I had the Titan platter with chicken. The Greek salad was the best! We shared pita, hummus, and some spinach pastry appetizer ( that I don't...More

Thank Crystal H
Reviewed 10 March 2016

I love to eat lunch here! It's convenient to University of Houston and has great food. My favs are: gyro sandwich, gyro plate, greek salad with grilled chicken, chicken soup, lentil soup. Order at the counter, then they'll deliver your food to your table. I...More

1  Thank LindaLovesTraveling
Reviewed 23 November 2015

Mediterranean, specifically Greek, is an unexpected cuisine to find on Houston's east side, normally home to endless taquerias. Clean, well lit and reasonably priced.

Thank Randy H
Reviewed 27 August 2015

My wife and I had lunch here yesterday. I had the Beef Souvlaki Sandwich and my wife had the Chicken Souvlaki Sandwich. Her chicken was way over cooked and the beef in my sandwich was so tough it was almost impossible to eat. The oven...More

Thank captainsimos
Reviewed 29 July 2015

TXBohemian was on Houston's East Side looking for a good lunch spot. Found El Greco and decided to give it a try. Look for a tan colored small strip center directly across Lawndale from the Post Office. Small place, very clean, order at the counter....More

1  Thank TXBohemian
Reviewed 15 June 2013 via mobile

Chef Yannis will welcome you with a smile.. The salad is from fresh vegetables .. The meat is excelent and cooked to the point. Try gyros with homemade tzatziki (from homemade yoghurt).

2  Thank Phileas50
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Lunch, Dinner
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5420 Lawndale St, Houston, TX 77023-3769
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Houston
  • Phone Number: +1 832-582-7918
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