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South Street Souvlaki

509 South St, Philadelphia, PA 19147-2209
+1 215-925-3026
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good46%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“gyros” (11 reviews)
“greek sampler” (4 reviews)
“baklava” (5 reviews)
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Mediterranean, Greek, Vegetarian Friendly
€€ - €€€
509 South St, Philadelphia, PA 19147-2209
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is really great Greek food. Great flavor and fresh! Owner on premise working along side everyone. Super staff makes you feel like family. Don’t miss this gem!

Thank trzcaddy
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

When on South Street and craving a Gyro - you must stop here. They have several seating options and a bar. The service is very quick. The gyro is made with the hot carved meat and great topping. There are plenty of other Greek choices...More

Thank DiAlJo
Reviewed 9 June 2018 via mobile

Wow! Such amazing food. The gyro is one of the best menu items and has amazing flavor. Every other dish is so tasty!

Thank Joshua M
Reviewed 28 May 2018

We were hungry as we walked by this place so despite it being a diner caliber restaurant with a rude note on the door claiming that there were no bathrooms (which turned out to be a lie) we sat down and ordered some food off...More

Thank misanthropicdreamer
Reviewed 3 May 2018 via mobile

Enjoying local sights, searching for eatery and came across this hidden gem. Food was delicious and authentic. Service pleasant. Venue quaint and having a family feel. Private tables and Bar seating available. Greek decor dining area. Clean bathroom.

Thank pfr88
Reviewed 11 October 2017 via mobile

Came here with my parents on Aug 25. The restaurant is the best ever! We been coming to this establishment since we returned back to the Philadelphia area in 2010. Tom the owner is great! From the service to the amazing Food! We always order...More

Thank charlesv510
Reviewed 25 June 2017

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 31 May 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
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Restaurant Details

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