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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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Dining options: Dinner, Reservations

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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
Great food yet again!

We ate here two years ago when we first visited Hinton. The food was great then and continues to be so. There are a number of vegetarian options on the menu. I chose the panfried vegetable stew which is full of fresh peppers and fresh tomatoes. The lemon potatoes are very good as is the salad... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 26, 2015
Susan B
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Victoria, Canada
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Victoria, Canada
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30 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2015 NEW

We ate here two years ago when we first visited Hinton. The food was great then and continues to be so. There are a number of vegetarian options on the menu. I chose the panfried vegetable stew which is full of fresh peppers and fresh tomatoes. The lemon potatoes are very good as is the salad. If I had any... More 

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Hinton, Canada
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100 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 91 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2015

Olympia offers much more than Greek food to diners. Local foods are offered in gourmet presentation. A variety of fish is always available as well as the ubiquitous Spanakopita, Tsatsiki,Calamari (excellent), etc. The atmosphere is pure Greece with the Parthenon front and centre, and the lovely herbal scents when you walk in the door whet the appetite immediately. Great for... More 

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Qualicum Beach
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18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2015

Looking for something different, went with guests who recommended Greek food. Casual dining, only 12 guests at table so service was quick. $35 a plate for lamb very pricy outside metropolitan area. Veggies were fresh but soggy on a bed of rice swimming in juice. Rack of lamb was very tasy & good size portion. Friendly service from waitress would... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2015

Recently we visited Hinton and decided to eat here because it is one of our favorites. We were not disappointed yet again. My husband and I had the steak which was delicious and the Lemon potatoes are my fav. Kids had the baked spaghetti and they loved it. The owner personally thanked us for coming and was very kind. We... More 

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Calgary, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2015

Having eaten at a number of Greek restaurants over the years I was surprised at the quality and excellence of food here. Being from Calgary, this was only my second time in Hinton and first time visiting this restaurant. I decided on the Lamb Souvlaki meal which came with Greek Salad, Tzazki, Rice and Lemon Potato with pita bread for... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015

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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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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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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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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13 restaurant reviews
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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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Address: 129 Jasper Street, Hinton, Alberta, Canada
Phone Number: 780.865.7700
Location: Canada  >  Alberta  >  Canadian Rockies  >  Hinton
Cuisine: Greek

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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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