John and his mother, Bia, founded the Olympic Cafe in 1985 serving lunch and dinner in an effort to provide North Park with quality, home-cooked meals at an affordable price. A few years later, Donna, introduced breakfast in the year 1993 as well as her famous desserts which have been a staple in the North Park neighborhood. Over 30 years and three generations later, the Kotselas family has continued to serve the San Diego community with the help from their three sons Panos, Nicholas and Kostas.