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All 479 Astoria Restaurants

Elias Corner

2402 31st St, Astoria, NY 11102-1141
718-932-1510
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Ranked #62 of 479 Restaurants in Astoria
Price range: $21 - $30
Hours:
Mon - Fri 4:00 pm - 12:00 am
Sat - Sun 12:00 pm - 12:00 am
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  • English first
  • Italian first
  • Any
English first
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 6, 2014

A cup of coffee here took one half hour to come and the fish must have been brought from the dock. In others except for appetizers the service can be painfully slow but it is brought by lovely friendly neighborhood type waitresses. Food excellent . Prices low to moderate.

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2014 via mobile

what's the big deal. I'm brought here frequently & frankly, I can cook better. it's only 'great' for those who can't cook! & what's with the bread instead of pita??? I don't get it.

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New York City, New York
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57 reviews 57 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2014

While I write this review, I am leaving my big Manhattan ego on the side. This little place in Astoria (yes, in Queens!) truly impressed me. The place serves only fresh food - no menu is available, so you have to go with your server's recommendations. The octopus dish as a starter was fabulous, perfectly crunchy in the outside and... More 

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New York City, New York
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38 reviews 38 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014 via mobile

We used to go there quite oftenly some years ago. Great seafood, nice place, great service. Yesterday it was, well, quite behind the other Greek restaurants in the area, judging by the empty tables at dinner, limited "catch" and fuzzy service. Hint: ask for the price of the dish when you order.

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Astoria, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2014

right choice for fresh fish and seafood good for value and budget first of all you should try fagri(Mediterranean snapper) and grilled octobus

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New York, NY
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226 reviews 226 reviews
156 restaurant reviews
80 helpful votes 80 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2014

We went with the understanding that they don't take credit cards and they don't give you a menu unless you press the case (at which point they are likely to assume you not only a first-timer but annoying!). Also that this place is far from elegant ---- the outside (covered porch) is filled with plastic tables and chairs. No matter... More 

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Davie, Florida
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18 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2014

I only come to NYC one week out of every month. With all of the choices of restaurants, Elias is one of my favorites. He has a large selection of fresh fish caught from local fisherman. Right now, soft shell crab is in season. I had the Greek salad for my appetizer with soft shell crab and dandelion for my... More 

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Jamaica, New York
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2014

Good food including fish and wonderful lamb chops. Service-medium decor could use some updating including the tables and chairs but you can't fault the food.

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New York City, New York
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119 reviews 119 reviews
102 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2014

The only place where you can can a good fish dish without the stress of looking for parking. Just know that there is no dessert menu.

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5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2014

People who don't know New York all that well might find this kind of restaurant shocking, in poor taste, etc. One reviewer here says that they were never presented with a menu. That's because this restaurant has no menus. You walk in and look at what's FRESH on the boards that day. They just make the fish you choose from... More 

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Additional Information about Elias Corner

Address: 2402 31st St, Astoria, NY 11102-1141
Phone Number: 718-932-1510
Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Astoria
Open Hours:
Sunday 12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Monday 4:00 pm - 12:00 am
Tuesday 4:00 pm - 12:00 am
Wednesday 4:00 pm - 12:00 am
Thursday 4:00 pm - 12:00 am
Friday 4:00 pm - 12:00 am
Saturday 12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Average Prices: USD 21 - 30
Cuisine: Greek, Mediterranean, Seafood

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