Like a gentle dragon or the earth itself, a falafel's rough exterior belies its inner warmth. Crunch through outer shells with this Groupon.
$10 for Two Vouchers, Each Good for $10 Worth of Greek Food ($20 Value)
The menu includes sides of hummus ($1.50); falafel wraps with red onion, cucumber, and tomato ($5.95); lemon-marinated chicken breast with thyme and Greek spices ($7.95); and plates of beef kebab with tzatziki and warm pita ($9.95).
Greek House Cafe
Stan Nicolaides often recalls eating at the kitchen table of his “yia yia,” the affectionate Greek term for one’s grandmother. There, he was unable to go play until he’d downed plates and plates of moussaka and gyros. Even then, it was clear he belonged in the kitchen.
Now, Stan makes his own rules while dishing out falafel, kebabs, and gyros named Best Greek Food two years running by SantaBarbara.com. After sopping up creamy hummus with fresh pita bread, guests have Nick whip up a chicken breast with thyme and lemon while he chatters in Greek.