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Athens Restaurant

31 Central St, Manchester, NH 03101-2423
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English first
New Hampshire
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81 reviews 81 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2015

This place is pricey and I think they undercooked the chicken it was pink nothing to special here it's okay maybe I'd give it another go not sure though

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Manchester, New Hampshire
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40 reviews 40 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2015

Athens is tucked on a side street not far from the Verizon Center. Going there is like going back in time...family owned, local wait staff, old fashioned décor...just charming! Great Greek menu, large portions, specials every day (we especially like the Sunday specials). The lamb is to die for! If you haven't been there, you must try it!

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Portland, Maine
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2014

Been coming her since1986. Drive all the way from Portland ME for the stuffed cabbage rolls and rice.

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Nashua, New Hampshire
4 reviews 4 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2014

Last Saturday we went out to dinner and let our friends pick the place. As we entered the restaurant at 530 pm I became a little skeptical because there was only one other party eating dinner. Boy, my first impression was totally off base. The menu was very resonably priced. My dinner was the lamb chops which they butterfly giving... More 

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Derry, New Hampshire
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51 reviews 51 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2014

My Parents wife and I recently went to the Athen's Greek Restaurant in Manchester to celebrate the Dad's new car. He recommended it and off we went. We arrived at about 5:44, easily found paid parking in front of a light colored restaurant face with a bit of a run-down signt. Upon entering we found only one couple was inside... More 

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Manchester, New Hampshire
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

The place looks really shady from the outside (I'm not a big fan of inner-city, personally) but it is very nice on the inside. The people were really friendly and helpful, and the food was excellent! The portions are pretty large, so count on bringing some home, and definitely do not skip the stuffed grape leaves if you're into that... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2014

I frequent this restaurant Since I was 18 and I am now 57 years old and have frequently been to this restaurant. I now go with an 89 year old vet and see the new glasses and the new salt and pepper additions, that does not CUT it! The food is full o0f fat. I can not believe the amount... More 

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35 reviews 35 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2014

The food is great. Gigantic portions. It would be nice if the decor got updated. But I will keep coming back!

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Newbury, New Hampshire
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36 reviews 36 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2013

If you're going to the Verizon Arena in Manchester, or to the Center of NH for a meeting, this is an excellent place to go for lunch or dinner--just a couple of blocks, easy walking distance, from both places. Lots of choices of Greek food on the menu. The avgolemono soup (lemon, egg, soft rice) was delicious, the Greek salad... More 

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Boston, Massachusetts
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32 reviews 32 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2013

The roast lamb shoulder with garnish is wonderful. Moist tasty meat, comes with rice, potato, a variety of Greek vegetables. We like to ask for additional red sauce to compliment the meat. A nice glass of red house wine adds little in cost to meal, but you will not have any room for dessert so either share it or take... More 

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Additional Information about Athens Restaurant

Address: 31 Central St, Manchester, NH 03101-2423
Phone Number: 603-623-9317
Location: United States  >  New Hampshire (NH)  >  Manchester
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:30 am - 8:30 pm
Monday 11:30 am - 8:30 pm
Tuesday 11:30 am - 8:30 pm
Wednesday 11:30 am - 8:30 pm
Thursday 11:30 am - 8:30 pm
Friday 11:30 am - 9:30 pm
Saturday 11:30 am - 9:30 pm
Cuisine: European, Greek

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