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  • English first
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English first
toronto
Senior Contributor
30 reviews 30 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2014

This is the place that you would go for a quick meal. I believe that it needs a renovation. There are some walls with exposed plywood. If you are just looking for a quick good meal for good value you can go here but it's not the greatest atmosphere

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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2014

With so many restaurants out there it's hard to find a unique restaurant experience. Unless you've been lucky enough to Greece before, Athens is a truly unique experience, and we just love introducing our friends to it.

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2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2014

The best place to bring your family for lunch or dinner . My wife and two boys love every Greek recipe George ( the young owner ) has to offer . He real makes you feel like home , great food - great service and great prices ! Try the beef with red sauce & potatoes ( melts in your... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014

Having grown up in Chicago and lived in New York for 8 years before moving to Toronto a year and a half ago, my wife and I have been searching for the type of excellent, authentic Greek food to which we are accustomed. We had only found good Greek food in Toronto until this restaurant - Athens deserves the rating... More 

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Istanbul, Turkey
Top Contributor
54 reviews 54 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014

The best Greek restaurant located in Greek Town of Toronto. The restaurant gives you a chance to feel the real Greek soul in Canada. The grilled pork is my favorite... However, you can taste the other Greek dishes also.

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Toronto, Canada
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2014

I love Greek food and have tried every restaurant on the Danforth. Athens Restaurant had great chewy souvlaki. The tzaziki was a little salty and runny but still tasy.

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Toronto
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4 reviews 4 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2014

We just had dinner at Athens. It was our first visit, and will not be our last! A family-owned and operated establishment. Very unassuming, but it is clear that it is a regular spot for the locals. As we told the owner, it feels as though you are having dinner at a friend's home. Great quality food and friendly and... More 

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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2013 via mobile

This is the best Greek restaurant outside of Greece. If you have the opportunity to eat here don't miss it. We live an hour away so we sometimes make an overnight trip into the city just to come here. We've been six times now and haven't ordered from the menu yet. We've gone with the specials each time and have... More 

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Adelaide
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308 reviews 308 reviews
120 restaurant reviews
177 helpful votes 177 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2013 via mobile

I was taken here by some friends while visiting Toronto. It's a regular haunt if theirs and was keen to see how it stacked up to their reviews. This is no chain restaurant and it ain't real flash inside, BUT it all adds to the authenticity. Food was amazing, wine terrific and George the owner and his staff all super... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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16 reviews 16 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2012

I went there with my parents after a friend recommended it. This is a very unassuming place. We first entered the restaurant feeling a bit weird. There was one Mangas sitting at the end of the bar which is situated at the front. The dining area is at the back. He gave us a smile and said hello. This is... More 

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Additional Information about Athens Restaurant

Address: 707 Danforth Avenue, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Phone Number: (416) 465-4441
Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Toronto
Cuisine: Greek

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