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It's Greek to Me

852 State Route 3 West, Clifton, NJ
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Ranked #8 of 175 restaurants in Clifton
Cuisines: Greek
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82% Recommend
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English first
New Jersey
Senior Contributor
40 reviews 40 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014

We only go on weekdays and order something from the lunch specials. After trying a few different entrees the first few visits we (adults) always order the salmon now. It is consistently delicious. The fries are perfectly cooked too. I ordered the pita pizza for the kids the past 2 visits & it was very good. We've never had a... More

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Fort Myers
15 reviews 15 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2014

This restaurant features a fabulous menu with all fresh made to order authentic dishes. We especially love ordering all of the fish dishes because they are swimming in the morning and fresh on your plate for dinner. The owner, Muri, is always present and personable and goes above and beyond to make sure each and every guest is satisfied. We... More

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Union City, New Jersey, United States
Top Contributor
449 reviews 449 reviews
315 restaurant reviews
116 helpful votes 116 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2013

Good, huge size gyros will give you garlic breath, bit leave your wallet full. Go for lunch for the gyro specials which are still huge but cheaper. They have a healthy amount of meat and tons of tzatsiki sauce and will give toy garlic breath but are delicious. The staff is a bit surly, but quick and fairly attentive.

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New York City, New York
11 reviews 11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2013

This is a place my wife and I enjoy going to every few months, especially when the weather is pleasant. You can eat out doors. It is BYO (wine store is in walking distance) and the staff is always pleasant. The food is excellent and reasonably priced. We always leave with doggy bags so we find it has great value.... More

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Nutley, New Jersey
2 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2013

Ordered some take out last night - 2 small greek salads with grilled chicken and an order of grape leaves. The total for my order was $41 which I thought was pretty steep considering the salads were average size and had hardly any feta cheese on them. Atmosphere is nice, I like that you can sit outside. Parking is atrocious... More

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Miami Beach
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151 reviews 151 reviews
90 restaurant reviews
97 helpful votes 97 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2013

This is a great choice for outdoor dining on a gorgeous summer evening. It's location at the center of a quite mall adds to the ambience, bushes and trees in the interior perimeter of the mall and act as a barrier from the traffic on nearby route 46 largely drowns out the chatter and street noises. Very relaxing! This place... More

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Garfield, New Jersey, United States
5 reviews 5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2013

I have been here three times and the only complaint I have is the parking... but parking at The Promenade Shops in Clifton is always a bear. The food is great (partial to the Grilled Feta appetizer), pricing is very reasonable and the service is good.

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Succasunna, New Jersey
16 reviews 16 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2013

We went to the "It's Greek to Me" restaurant in Clifton. The food is amazing. We got the combination dip platter and believe you and me, that would have been enough for 2 people alone. We also ordered the Mixed Grill, OMG, absolutely HUGE. Let me tell you, I won't have to cook dinner for the next 2 nights, that's... More

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central jersey
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2012

This is part of a franchaise, but the restaurant in Clifton, NJ is the best of all of them. Great food for the price. I saw another review that complained about the small glasses of soda with ice, and while this is true, the location in Clifton is a BYOB location, and they do not charge uncorking fees! The fried... More

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New York City, New York
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111 reviews 111 reviews
97 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2012

My boyfriend and I have gotten take out a few times. Loved the Pizzas and the hummus and dolmades. The gyros are also good. Nice places for a quick bite. OH and when we had food delivered, it was the middle of winter and cold and the delivery lady was really nice and sweet. Gave her a good tip!

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