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Elia Taverna

502 New Rochelle Road, Bronxville, NY 10708
(914) 663-4976
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Ranked #1 of 39 restaurants in Bronxville
Cuisines: Greek
Dining options: Reservations
Most recent review
- Jul 24, 2014
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Dining options: Reservations
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English first
New York City, New York
Senior Contributor
36 reviews 36 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014 NEW

This place is a gem...for the food! The food is to die for. Authentic Greek cuisine. You can see the owner there on a daily basis answering the phone and involved in every aspect of the restaurant. It is blows any other Greek place around out of the water. I have had a significant amount of bad service as restaurants... More

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Pelham, New York
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18 reviews 18 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014 NEW

I used Tripadvisor to select this local restaurant for my wife and I before we popped over to Bronxville Bow Tie to take in a movie. We were greeted by no-one at the door, only to see the hostess poke her head out from in front of the kitchen to point at a table. Absolutely no customer service. When she... More

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Delray Beach, FL
Top Contributor
101 reviews 101 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
54 helpful votes 54 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2014

From the outside, there isn't much to see, but inside one is immersed in a fantasy of a Greek tavern. From the decorations to the food presentation, it's lovely. When we arrived, the place was largely empty so we did expect a bit better service than we received, but over all everyone was polite and seemed to know their job.

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Bronxville, New York
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4 reviews 4 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

Great Greek food. I haven't actually gone in and sat down to eat, but this is one of our go to delivery favorites. Delivery is simple and timely. On those days when I just can't get it together to make a meal, this is perfect, tasty, reasonably healthy food.

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Bronxville, New York
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17 reviews 17 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

This place is always reliable. The food is consistently great. Adan and the rest of the staff are awesome, they treat you like family. Always love it here!

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New York City, New York
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2014

Here's a restaurant that doesn't mince actions and words. When you first walk in, you look around and realize that this is not a "show and tell" type of restaurant. The tables have no table cloths, the utensils are neatly wrapped in paper napkins and you might question the experience before it begins...but...wait for it!!! Immediately the service will introduce... More

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ny
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18 reviews 18 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2014

I've been here many times. I've always had my five year old with me, whether with a group or just the two of us. Let me start by saying the Maitre D (?) is always SUPER accommodating and makes my daughter feel like a princess...He even calls her princess, which makes her think that restaurant is the greatest place ever... More

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New York
Top Contributor
74 reviews 74 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2014

This had become our "go to" restaurant. Many restaurants in Westchester are mediocre and overpriced. Elia Taverna is consistently excellent food at fair prices. I have eaten here over 10 times and typically order from the specials, but i always order the octopus as an appetizer. Don't expect fancy high-priced fish Greek food like Milos in NYC, but i enjoy... More

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Fairfax, Virginia
Top Contributor
85 reviews 85 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
110 helpful votes 110 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2013

Their version of avoglemno chicken lemon soup was good but not great. The imam appetizer (eggplant stuffed with onions, tomatoes, etc.) was delicious, but very oily. Our appetizer portions were generous. Crunch pita bread with black and green olives came as a complementary item, a nice surprise. We didn’t order anything more from their extensive menu, which lists a number... More

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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2013 via mobile

So many excellent reviews could not be wrong. Start to finish awesome. Food, drinks, service, awesome. The owner even stopped by for a chat. Classy! Something on the menu for every taste. Reasonable. Don't let the location throw you off.

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