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Yia Yia Mary's Greek Kitchen

#52 of 7,176 Restaurants in Houston
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4747 San Felipe St, Houston, TX 77056-3905
+1 713-840-8665
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11:00 - 22:00
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Sun 11:00 - 21:00
Mon - Fri 11:00 - 22:00
Sat 11:00 - 23:00
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League City, Texas
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28 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

First weekend in May, we went to Yia Yia Mary's after attending an art exhibition. It was our second visit to Yia Yia Mary's. As we arrived way after the typical Saturday night crowd, it was half full. Of the 5 of us, in addition to wine, the meals ordered were Costa Rican Tilapia, Grilled Lamb Oreganato, Mediterranean Salmon (2),... More 

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Thank SCOTT D
Brisbane, Australia
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17 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Nice food and service. Nice local beer options. Probably a little on the high side of price for the portion size, but the taste and quality was great.

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Thank Stockhausens
Houston
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116 reviews
77 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Excellent service, excellent food, OMG the grilled octopus is to die for. Good wine selection. Overall great place to eat and hang out. Go Greeks!!!

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Thank Bobdec
Burgin, Kentucky
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22 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I visited this restaurant while in Houston for a conference. This restaurant was close to my hotel and had excellent reviews. My experience was no exception -- so fresh and absolutely delicious!!!!! I might have to come back before I head home.

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Thank ehlupson
Tuttle, Oklahoma
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35 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 April 2017

First time eating Greek and it was really wonderful. the waiter was very helpful. If I am ever back in town I will be coming back! was one of the best dishes I had at a restaurant. I believe the waiter's name was Dino.

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Thank Justin H
Stafford, United Kingdom
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131 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Warm, friendly, welcome. We were a party of 7 and there was no problem once tables had been rearranged to accommodate us. Varied menu to suit most tastes. Food was well presented and served in a timely fashion. Good choice of wines, beers and cocktails. Great atmosphere. Worth making a reservation, we were lucky that they were able to accommodate... More 

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Liverpool, New York
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68 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 April 2017 via mobile

Excellent restaurant! We went here recently, and our experience was Wonderful. Our server, John W. was awesome! The food is excellent, the menu is varied and creative, the service is stellar, and "feel" of the place is very nice. Our visit was made even more enjoyable by our very nice, attentive, very friendly server, John W. John, you were so... More 

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Nanton, Canada
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77 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 March 2017 via mobile

We just landed in Houston, checked in at Royal Sonesta and then took a walk down the street to enjoy a delicious meal at Yia Yia Mary's Greek Kitchen. Good food, large portions and at a reasonable price. Would recommend this for anyone.

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Thank Lee-Anne C
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3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 20 March 2017 via mobile

I ate here my my family of four. My wife could not eat the salmon as it was filled with butter and salt. My sons found the chicken very bland and over salted. I had the lamb and beef dish. The lamb was tasteless but I can saw that the rotisserie beef was good. Not really Greek food and definitely... More 

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Thank John P
magnolia, United States
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32 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 March 2017 via mobile

We have been eating at Pappas family restaurants for decades.normally the service and food is top quality. This restaurant fell way short of that. The waiter did not know the menu and his demeanor was similar to a wet rag. The sandwich had cubed beef that was un chewable. I sent pieces to the manager but he never came,probably bc... More 

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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
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    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$30
Cuisine
Mediterranean, Greek, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 21:00
Monday
11:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 22:00
Saturday
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4747 San Felipe St, Houston, TX 77056-3905
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Houston>  > Great Uptown
  • Neighbourhood: Great Uptown
  • Phone Number: +1 713-840-8665

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