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Papa Cristo's Catering & Greek Taverna

2771 W Pico Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90006-3913
+1 323-737-2970
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good28%
  • Average5%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
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“gyros” (9 reviews)
“greek salad” (9 reviews)
“lamb chops” (8 reviews)
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Mediterranean, Greek
$$ - $$$
2771 W Pico Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90006-3913
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We attended Here on recommendation from our Air BnB host. Simple menu, simple food but done very well. Restaurant is nothing fancy but that’s the beauty of this place. We had stuffed vine leaves, sizzling feta, veggie plaki and lamb chops, with 2 bottles of...More

Thank Jade B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We've always driven by this place and finally decided to stop in. There is a mediterranean market you walk through, from the parking area, to get to the counter service/restaurant area. All of the employees were so helpful and nice! Once we placed our order...More

Thank Chele W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

There are not a whole lot of choices for authentic Greek in LA, surprisingly, so Papa Christos is a much appreciated staple for those looking for a taste of the real thing. The best advice is to stick to the basics here: Gyro's, lamb chops,...More

Thank soulart99
Reviewed 15 July 2017

I went to CK Imports in the 1960s for deli sandwiches and became a regular taverna customer in the 1970s. Always delicious. My mom who passed away at 101 loved Papa Cristo's (when she no longer went to restaurants for her birthday lunch/dinner, she once...More

Thank Gerlonda B
Reviewed 11 July 2017

Top quality ingredients, attentive service and an interesting mix of deli, market and restaurant make Papa Christo's a must visit whenever we're in the neighborhood. As you might expect they feature Greek cooking and imported goods but there's also a nice smattering of other Mediterranean...More

Thank kentrisk
Reviewed 10 July 2017

The food is excellent...We had grilled octopus, calamari and a shrimp and feta cheese pizza...A friend had the chicken...All delicious and plentiful servings. There is also an attached grocery with Greek food+ Free valet parking in the back. A genuinely good experience.

Thank CAYCE000
Reviewed 29 June 2017

What a wonderful find! This place is part deli, part bakery, part grocery store, and part restaurant. The pita bread is super fresh and tasty, the best baba ghanouj ever, falafel, and the most tender, juicy, delicious beef kabobs you can imagine. This place is...More

Thank Jude M
Reviewed 27 April 2017

Without doubt one of the best, if not the best, restaurant. deli and take out for Greek cuisine. No pretense or wannabees among the customers here, and no tourists on parade. Just honest hardworking folk who know and appreciate value when they see it. Try...More

Thank bbchea
Reviewed 25 January 2017 via mobile

This spot has 2 major key attributes. Parking & seating. We came during lunch hour and easily ordered and got our food quickly. I got the chicken kabob pizza. It was super good. Lots of flavor. This was my first time visiting. I think that'd...More

Thank John K
Reviewed 15 November 2016

If you want to eat the best authentic Greek food in Southern California, this is the place to go. Prices are low, quantities are huge, and the atmosphere is real. There is also a great selection of Greek meats, cheeses, frozen dinners, oil, wine, and...More

Thank Jim P
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Kids
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
10:00 AM - 8:00 PM
10:00 AM - 8:00 PM
10:00 AM - 8:00 PM
10:00 AM - 8:00 PM
10:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2771 W Pico Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90006-3913
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Los Angeles>  > Central L.A
  • Neighbourhood: Central L.A
  • Phone Number: +1 323-737-2970
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