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Haritna Mediterranean Restaurant

7303 El Cajon Blvd, La Mesa, CA 91942-7412
+1 619-462-2722
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  • Excellent85%
  • Very good15%
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15 Mar 2016
“The Best Middle Eastern Restaurant”
28 Oct 2015
“Incredible food with great service”
Open Now
16:00 - 22:00All hours
Mediterranean, Middle Eastern, Lebanese, Greek, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
7303 El Cajon Blvd, La Mesa, CA 91942-7412
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Reviewed 15 March 2016

The food here is outstanding. I especially like to order from the appetizers, hot as well as cold, to get a variety. My favorites are "fool madamas" (fava beans done to perfection) and any of his dishes featuring eggplant. The atmosphere is informal and friendly...More

Thank camicoo45info
Reviewed 28 October 2015

I went here with my Aunts and we got 5 different appetizers. The meat eggplant was delicious as was the Fool (Fava bean dish). Their baba ganough was good too. The food that made everything come together was their homemade bread. We ate it until...More

Thank Cindea M
Reviewed 18 October 2015

We live nearby and my family keeps going back. The bread is terrific, the humus is very flavorful as are the stuffed grapes. I am not vegetarian, but I love the vegetarian plate, just a huge serving of such a variety of foods that is...More

Thank Jillegus
Reviewed 1 September 2015

This restaurant is worth seeking out. My theater group met here for a pre-theater dinner and were awed by the quality of the dishes. The restaurant advertises its menu as Arabic with a “Palestinian accent.” We all highly recommend the kabob plates—chicken. lamb, and kifta...More

Thank lindymiles
Reviewed 17 December 2013

Great neighborhood Mediterranean restaurant. When dining in, the staff is normally on top of things, friendly and courteous. I enjoy that they have theme nights - comedy and jazz stand out and really adds value to La Mesa. Food wise, portions are big, everything seems...More

Thank rafa d
Reviewed 21 November 2013

We went to Haritna's for lunch and I admit I was a little nervous as there was no one in sight and we had never been there. We were unfamiliar with the menu. The waitress was very helpful and explained everything to us and made...More

Thank Melissa B
Reviewed 15 October 2013

If you like genuinely personal service, excellent food freshly prepared, and a homey atmosphere, this is a "don't miss" restaurant. On the corner of El Cajon Blvd and 73rd, it's easy to not notice. We went there on a recommendation, and made a special effort...More

Thank Tony F
Reviewed 8 October 2013

We had lunch here. I had an excellent falafel sandwich (the pita was especially excellent. The real star of the was the side ofbaba ganoush -- probably the best ever. This version had been chopped and mashed, but not run through a blender, so isome...More

Thank BallardBeaver
Reviewed 8 April 2013

I try to hit Haritna anytime I'm the area. This time I had a 3 day business trip from Lemon Grove all the way up to Escondido and I managed to eat there all three days! Day 1 (Wed): I showed up at 9PM when...More

Thank GetBackJoeJoe
Reviewed 27 September 2012

lets start by saying that I have never ordered off the menu here. For whatever reason we always seem to be in this area on a sunday and on sunday (friday's too) they have a little buffet and its great. The buffet is around $10...More

Thank tim s
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$30 - US$30
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Open Hours
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 13:30
16:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 13:30
16:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 13:30
16:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7303 El Cajon Blvd, La Mesa, CA 91942-7412
  • Public Transportation: Metro Bus 1.
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  La Mesa
  • Phone Number: +1 619-462-2722
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