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Aladdin Mediterranean Cafe

5420 Clairemont Mesa Blvd, Ste A, San Diego, CA 92117-2376
+1 858-573-0000
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Overview
  • Excellent59%
  • Very good34%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“hummus” (28 reviews)
“lamb” (11 reviews)
“baklava” (5 reviews)
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CUISINES
Lebanese, Mediterranean, Greek, Middle Eastern, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options, Halal
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
5420 Clairemont Mesa Blvd, Ste A, San Diego, CA 92117-2376
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1 - 10 of 84 reviews

Reviewed 6 December 2017 via mobile

WOW! Simply AWESOME! After living in Bahrain for two years, it has been VERY difficult to find truly authentic middle easten (Labanese) food in the U.S. Aladdin has the BEST we have found. The hummus is AMAZING! I also had the lamb schwarma which is...More

Thank David L
Reviewed 25 November 2017 via mobile

Food is 3.5 and 2 star overall because their prices doesn't match with their online menu.İ still get it but it's would be nice let know by the person took the order especially when you charging 7.50 more for a plate.Food is ok but not...More

Thank Denyskar
Reviewed 21 November 2017 via mobile

I have never had a bad meal.. I've been coming here for YEARS, been through menu changes and everything. Hummus is always tasty and you can ask for anything customized and they are happy to accommodate. Meat is fresh and full of flavor, salads and...More

Thank farang2017
Reviewed 18 November 2017

A colleague and I recently ate at Aladdin for lunch. We were in a hurry and the server was very responsive to our time constraint. We shared a combination meal of various kabobs, and the one entree was more than enough for the two of...More

Thank shoodleawood
Reviewed 5 October 2017

We were delighted with this very inviting comfortable restaurant with the owner's welcoming and generous attention. Hummus was great with fresh warm pita. I had a fresh Greek salad with added gyro, large enough for a take home extra meal and later I made gyro...More

Thank Walker S
Reviewed 1 October 2017

We stumbled across Aladdin Mediterranean Cafe in North East San Diego because we were staying across the street in preparation for a dental appointment set for early the next morning. We had driven from Los Angeles and were tired. Nice surprise with the fresh quality...More

Thank John S
Reviewed 25 September 2017 via mobile

Came early so we didn’t have to wait. Food was great had meat plate combo. And a Greek salad. Was more than enough to split 3 ways. Portions are huge. We walked away for under 50 bucks. Will be back. Ate so much my stomach...More

Thank mikecrocker
Reviewed 7 September 2017

We visit Aladdin regularly. The owner makes people feel welcome and ensures that each person has a good experience. They offer the usual variety of Mediterranean foods. All are very tasty and the portions provide enough to bring some home for a future treat.

Thank ELLOR2013
Reviewed 11 August 2017

My co worker took me here once and I was hooked. I've been 3 times since and last time took 2 new people and they were hooked. Awesome Mediterranean food, huge portions. I had, can't remember the name, but it was Lamb and Pork mixed...More

1  Thank Julie D
Reviewed 22 June 2017

We had the most pleasant dining experience here. Not to mention all the food we had was amazing, our waiter/server/greeter/ made us feel so welcome! Mike went out of his way to give us a wonderful meal with a personal touch. He sat down with...More

1  Thank 2fortheroad2016
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$14 - US$14
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
Monday
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
Tuesday
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
Wednesday
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
Thursday
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
Friday
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
Saturday
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5420 Clairemont Mesa Blvd, Ste A, San Diego, CA 92117-2376
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Diego
  • Phone Number: +1 858-573-0000
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