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Olympia Greek Restaurant and Taverna

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129 Jasper Street, Hinton, Alberta, Canada
780.865.7700
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  • 4
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Very consistent

I eat here roughly once per week and in love with there Greek spaghetti. Have tried a few other things but always come back to the spaghetti. If you dont like something no worries the owner is generally sitting there everyday. It is not the cheapest place to dine in Hinton but you get what you... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 25, 2015
Patrick T
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15 reviews 15 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015 NEW

I eat here roughly once per week and in love with there Greek spaghetti. Have tried a few other things but always come back to the spaghetti. If you dont like something no worries the owner is generally sitting there everyday. It is not the cheapest place to dine in Hinton but you get what you pay for and I... More 

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14 reviews 14 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2015

Visited this restaurant after reading other reviews. Not super impressed, seeing as it's ranked #2 restaurant in Edson and was very expensive. Service was prompt, efficient and friendly. Decor is dated and quirky but typical for an 80s era greek restaurant. Was really, really dark, notwithstanding the little tealight at our table. Hard to read the menu. I was excited... More 

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YYC
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10 reviews 10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2015

Spotty water glasses, old stained tablecloths. Seems they are just coasting, food quality is not reflective of the price charged. Chicken souvlaki used low quality meat, rice and salad just tasted very bland. If you want better Greek make the drive to Edson! I would pick Boston Pizza over this restaurant.

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12 reviews 12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 6, 2015

Walked in of the street at around 6pm to a empty Restaurant, which is usually a worry. lt was unfounded, the staff where timely without being intrusive. l had the humus and Pork Greek stew that where both excellent. We where a group of 4 , 3 out of four all thought there food was excellent and one OK (baked... More 

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Dundurn, Saskatchewan, Canada
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17 reviews 17 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2014

My wife was in the local quilt shop and the staff member working there asked her where we were going to have dinner (my wife mentioned we were from out of town).Being that we are not from Hinton Alberta we didn't have a clue...she said "if you like Greek food, then the only place to go is Olympia." We thought,... More 

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Peace River, Canada
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7 reviews 7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 5, 2014 via mobile

Was working in Hinton for about a month, this is where I have been eating every other night, I truly think that is the best place to eat in Hinton, good food and good service, loved the beef plate.

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Saskatoon, Canada
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58 reviews 58 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2014

In the past, eating here was a treat. Now it's more of an average quality experience. No investment in updating the place (in over a decade) was apparent and the food quality wasn't as good as I remembered it from the past.

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Hinton, Canada
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139 reviews 139 reviews
76 restaurant reviews
78 helpful votes 78 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

Olympia always comes through with fine food for all in our groups. When we want to dress up (or not, as the occasion requires) we eagerly go to Olympia. We are always attentively served, the food is excellent (especially the lamb and fish dishes...oh, and the flambeed cheese for appetizers) and the Greek decor makes us feel that we are... More 

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Hinton, Canada
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17 reviews 17 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2014

has very good atmosphere and great food for sure recommend this for a nice relaxing date or business meeting or family get together what ever your pleasure it will be worth it!

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Saskatoon, Saskatchewan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2014

I had just drove nine hours and was looking for a place to eat when we came upon this restaurant. I was too tired to keep looing for a place to eat so we figure we'll try it. The décor is your typical Greek restaurant but the service and food was excellent. For an appetizer we had dolmades and feta... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 129 Jasper Street, Hinton, Alberta, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Alberta  >  Canadian Rockies  >  Hinton
  • Phone Number: 780.865.7700

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Greek

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