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South Street Souvlaki

509 South St, Philadelphia, PA 19147-2209
+1 215-925-3026
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good50%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“gyros” (17 reviews)
“baba ganoush” (5 reviews)
“greek salad” (6 reviews)
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CUISINES
Mediterranean, Greek
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
509 South St, Philadelphia, PA 19147-2209
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1 - 10 of 82 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was our second visit to the South Street Souvlaki and we were not disappointed. The waitress started by serving small, buttery pieces of pita before the appetizer which were delicious. She would have brought us as many servings as we liked, but we had...More

Thank EABx
Reviewed 1 June 2017 via mobile

I had dinner delivered to my hotel (GrubHub) and I loved everything. The pastitsio (Greek lasagna) was excellent and the portion was huge. It also came with their sautéed veggies like carrots, squash, potatoes and cabbage. Delish! Had a side Greek salad ($6.95) and it...More

Thank southmiamijill
Reviewed 30 May 2017

A very good place with a bit of a strange layout with the décor of a Greek grandma's family room. The waitress was a take no nonsense matron, which was amusing, but they were out of lamb when I visited, which was a disappointment. My...More

Thank stuartg521
Reviewed 15 May 2017

An informal greek restaurant with wonderful authentic regional dishes. Have been here several times and the food is always great.

Thank brianbollwage
Reviewed 30 March 2017

Read some really good reviews on this place, so we wanted to give it a try because our family really enjoys good Greek food. This is a unique little place, with a take out window right on South Street, and as you walk in, you...More

Thank John S
Reviewed 25 March 2017

Just had a spectacular meal here with friends. It was my first time but not my last; I will definitely return. The menu is huge and varied so something for everyone. The grilled octopus over greens was magnificent as were the salads and calamari. Beer...More

Thank Carl D
Reviewed 5 March 2017

Being life-long residents of the Philly area, we've been here a number of times. It's great when you're checking out South Street, to stop in for lunch. The dimly lit, cozy interior is welcoming. We've enjoyed whatever we've ordered, including meats, seafood, salads, sides and...More

Thank MrAntoineJ
Reviewed 12 December 2016

Well we ordered the meal deal for 2 people. We each got one salad, one dessert, one entree, and we split the appetizer for 36 bucks. The portions were good sized and the food was delicious. I got the chicken kebab and it was amazing...More

Thank Brian D
Reviewed 7 November 2016

A small group of us stopped in to grab some dinner while visiting South Street. Honestly it smelled so good outside we couldn't help but stop and when we did we were ushered inside by a nice gentleman before we "changed our mind". The service...More

1  Thank RocknRose83
Reviewed 12 September 2016

South Street Souvlaki.. For some reason this decades old standard always gets passed over when Greek food gets discussed on the Main Line where I live. I guess we're as guilty as any Philadelphia expat in not having eaten there since moving to suburbia. My...More

1  Thank jan_klincewicz
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$20
Cuisine
Meals
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 22:00
Monday
14:00 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 509 South St, Philadelphia, PA 19147-2209
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Philadelphia>  > City Center East
  • Neighbourhood: City Center East
  • Phone Number: +1 215-925-3026
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