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Athenian Restaurant

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15350 East Iliff, Aurora, CO
Today
8:30 am - 9:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 8:00 am - 2:00 pm
Mon - Fri 8:30 am - 9:00 pm
Sat 8:00 am - 9:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Breakfast, Reservations
Description: (720) 449-0224

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    Very good
  • 1
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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
Some of the best Greek in Aurora

I love this place so much. Being owned an operated by Greeks, the decor is spot on and when you walk in the door you feel like you're walking into a small piece of Greece. The food is always consistently great, the service is attentive and friendly, and it's just an all around great place... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 29, 2015
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Denver, Colorado
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Denver, Colorado
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87 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015 NEW

I love this place so much. Being owned an operated by Greeks, the decor is spot on and when you walk in the door you feel like you're walking into a small piece of Greece. The food is always consistently great, the service is attentive and friendly, and it's just an all around great place. The only downside is the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2015 NEW

Owner greeted us as we entered! Server was quick and knowledgeable. Food was hot, out quick and delicious! Menu had many different options. Will definitely be back before our visit to Aurora is over!!

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Estero, Florida
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2015

We were here last year and the food was as great as it was the last time. More then we could finish, made a great breakfast the next morning. Great family atmosphere, service was great.

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Deadwood, South Dakota
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6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2015 via mobile

Great little family owned restaurant. Authentic Greek staff who were very friendly and attentive. Food was awesome and served family style. A small platter is more than enough for three people. We had a great time.

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Dubuque, Iowa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2015

The food was exellent.. Opahh which means party in Greek, party to your tastebuds.. I had a gyro and a greek salad.Waitress was very good. Can't wait to go again.

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Denver, Colorado
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2015

The Athenian is a great choice for couples or family dining, and they have menu options to suit both. We've been here several times, and the food is consistent. It has a friendly, homey feel to it. We really enjoyed our meal, which included avgolemono soup, souvlaki, salad, Greek potatoes, pita and tzatziki sauce.

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Aurora, Colorado
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2015

We ordered the Chefs Special which had a little of everything and the food was all the proper temperature! It was enough for three hungry people. We also ordered a glass of wine. They basically ask red or white. We said Red then they asked dry or not, and we said dry. It was very good and the pour was... More 

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Aurora, Colorado, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2015

If you want great service with very good food, this is the place. Good atmosphere and you can tell they care about what they are doing.

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Aurora, CO
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2015

We love this local family owned Greek place! Large menu, huge portions with a warm ambience. The owners always recognize us when we return. The staff is helpful and know the menu and can help you with selections if you are unfamiliar with Greek food. With a family four, we can usually order 3 dishes to share and still end... More 

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Denver, Colorado
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015

We found this restaurant by accident. We were in the area and saw it and decided to try it for lunch. We were happy with the choice. We were greeted upon entering and seated immediately. Took a while to review the menu but decided on the spanokopita appetizer and a gyro sandwich. Both were very tasty and a good size... More 

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Additional Information about Athenian Restaurant

Address: 15350 East Iliff, Aurora, CO
Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Aurora
Open Hours:
Sunday 8:00 am - 2:00 pm
Monday 8:30 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday 8:30 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday 8:30 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday 8:30 am - 9:00 pm
Friday 8:30 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday 8:00 am - 9:00 pm
Cuisine: Greek

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 15350 East Iliff, Aurora, CO
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Aurora

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Greek

Description

(720) 449-0224
Open Hours
Sunday
8:00 am - 2:00 pm
Monday
8:30 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
8:30 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
8:30 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
8:30 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
8:30 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday
8:00 am - 9:00 pm

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