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Athena's Greek Restaurant

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49 Market St, Hoylake CH47 2BQ, England
+44 151 632 0400
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5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Tue - Thu 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Fri - Sat 5:00 pm - 12:00 am
Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
Description: The New Athena's Greek restaurant after a long presence on the Hoylake's...
The New Athena's Greek restaurant after a long presence on the Hoylake's Market Street, is turning a new page and direction with its new management as from July 2013. It now offers authentic traditional Greek food and unique atmosphere. Our aim is to extend our family traditions of which dining is paramount. All our food is home made, cooked with excellent quality ingredients, and love. We hope to deliver to you that treasured taste and experience, close to home and to your loved ones, right here, in our beautiful Hoylake village.
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Visitor rating
  • 73
    Excellent
  • 19
    Very good
  • 4
    Average
  • 9
    Poor
  • 3
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Fantastic food, welcoming staff

Proper homemade Greek food, not microwaved frozen. The food was fresh, flavourful and plentiful. The house red was truly nectar. Staff were very friendly and service top notch. A superb restaurant and real value for money. Ok, the decor is more Greek island than City Centre but it just adds to the... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed February 16, 2015
Kravmaster
via mobile
Good for:
  • Reservations
  • Late Night
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108 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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Basel, Switzerland
Senior Contributor
36 reviews 36 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2015 NEW

We wanted to go there for sunday lunch but it was closed. The sign isn't of Athena's anymore. It seems to be a new greek restaurant, but we couldn't find any information in the internet.

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West Kirby, United Kingdom
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17 reviews 17 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2015

Found out this afternoon after going to collect my scarf which I left on our last visit. Notice in the window from a bailiffs that it was closed and that enquiries should be addressed to them.

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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2015 via mobile

Proper homemade Greek food, not microwaved frozen. The food was fresh, flavourful and plentiful. The house red was truly nectar. Staff were very friendly and service top notch. A superb restaurant and real value for money. Ok, the decor is more Greek island than City Centre but it just adds to the atmosphere. Highly recommended.

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Winchester, United Kingdom
Senior Contributor
23 reviews 23 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 2, 2015

We ate here on a quiet Sunday night & it was pretty dead. The service was good, but not particularly attentive. My Dad and I had the pork sauvlaki which was a bit fatty but edible with a nice tang of lemon & olive oil but the chips were a bit lame - the previous owners used to make their... More 

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West Kirby, United Kingdom
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17 reviews 17 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2015

We went again last night as a replacement New Year meal - we'd been on NY Eve, which started out brilliantly, but unfortunately I took ill (NOTHING to do with the restaurant, I have MS) so we had to leave early... So we went and Yiannis and everyone really made up for our lost New Year's Eve. How can you... More 

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jackbugger
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4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 15, 2015

We re regulars here including the time before Yannis took over. The place was going down the pan somewhat but it is now a special place mainly because of quality of food and its owner s attitude to customers. He has a clear vision of what he wants his restaurant to be and his pride in the place is the... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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15 reviews 15 reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2015

I highly recommend this restaurant to anyone who wants an excellent dinner in pleasant and relaxed surroundings. I had excellent fresh grilled sardines, followed by delicious sea bass, so fresh it tasted as if had just been caught. The chef goes to great lengths to ensure that he only cooks with the highest quality ingredients. Dinner with good wine wine... More 

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Wirral
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2015

Booked for NYE. Slightly concerned that expectations would not be met. Totally unfounded as food,service and atmosphere were fantastic. Thanks to all for a brilliant evening, enjoyed by myself, daughter and friends

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2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2015

Athena's has undergone a big change over the past 18 months and I thought it about time I sampled the delights on offer! I chose a mid week evening to call and see exactly what all the fuss has been about. Yannis Alexis welcomed me into his restaurant and I could see immediately why the reviews have been so positive.... More 

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2015

I came to Liverpool to attend my daughter's wedding at Leasowe Castle. We knew we had two dinners already at the castle so we were hoping to find somewhere special to ring in the new year and start 2015 off right. We simply could not have found a more charming and wonderful venue to dine and toast the start of... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 49 Market St, Hoylake CH47 2BQ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Merseyside  >  Wirral  >  Hoylake
  • Phone Number: +44 151 632 0400

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 24 - 46
  • Cuisine: Mediterranean, Greek

Description

The New Athena's Greek restaurant after a long presence on the Hoylake's Market Street, is turning a new page and direction with its new management as from July 2013. It now offers authentic traditional Greek food and unique atmosphere. Our aim is to extend our family traditions of which dining is paramount. All our food is home made, cooked with excellent quality ingredients, and love. We hope to deliver to you that treasured taste and experience, close to home and to your loved ones, right here, in our beautiful Hoylake village.
Open Hours
Sunday
4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Thursday
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Friday
5:00 pm - 12:00 am
Saturday
5:00 pm - 12:00 am

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