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Athena Greek Taverna

Down Town, Beside Ebaed Market, El Gouna, Egypt
010 696 51 02
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Ranked #21 of 63 restaurants in El Gouna
Cuisines: Greek
Good for: Families with children, Romance, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Delivery, Late Night
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Good for: Families with children, Romance, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Delivery, Late Night
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El Gouna, Egypt
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7 reviews 7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014 NEW

Having lived and holiday'd in Greece i was disappointed with the food but have to say the service was excellent and the waiters attentive and friendly. The steak was tough but the veal kebab was lovely, the meze was not as good as others i have enjoyed but i do think if you arent used to eating authentic Greek then... More

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London, United Kingdom
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5 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014

after reading reviews we had high hopes for this restaurant. we regularly eat Greek and Cypriot food but found it lacking in all departments. the staff were excellent but honestly we left feeling disappointed- especially after becoming ill! i'm not blaming the food, but it did mar the evening.

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Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014

Best Chicken kebabs ever!! The service was good, the staff were great but everyone in our party loved the food!!

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London, United Kingdom
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

Having been here many times, recently took a friend that has never been to el gouna. having finished our holiday I asked our friend what was the best restaurant that we had visited and the greek was the answer. we eat here on 4 occasions and had food ranging from king prawn saganiki to steffado. Very reasonable price and very... More

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essex
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25 reviews 25 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2014

Love love love this restaurant. Good menu selection, tried both Egyptian and Greek dishes and can't fault the food. Good prices. Staff are really friendly. Also the best wi-fi access

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2 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2014

Lovely food, excellent service and very polite waiters.Taverna has a wonderful atmosphere and background music is very tasteful. Waiters are attentive but not intrusive. Chef will respond to your dietry needs.

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Wakefield, West Yorks
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91 reviews 91 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
63 helpful votes 63 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2014

We had a really lovely meal here one evening on our Easter break in El Gouna. My wife and I shared a beautiful meze, including grilled meats and seafood. Great atmosphere, excellent service, will definitely return.

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cairoo
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3 reviews 3 reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2014

its a very nice place and a cozy sitting, nice food with a Greek flavor, responsible prices i recommend ;)

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UK
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3 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2014

Once again,a lovely evening and meal.Owner and Staff always obliging and friendly.All in all a great night.

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Toronto, Canada
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41 reviews 41 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2014

We loved this place. Very nice and fresh Greek food. The chef had a quirky sense of humor, with the dishes there were little birds and animals carved from potatoes and carrots etc, we thought it was a very nice touch. All food items were great except the beef souvlaki which was a bit tasteless and overpriced. The calamari, cheese... More

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