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All 89 Commack Restaurants

Athenian Greek Taverna

2187 Jericho Tpke, Commack, NY 11725-2904
(631) 499-7660
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Ranked #31 of 89 Restaurants in Commack
Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Cuisines: Greek
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English first
Melville, New York
18 reviews 18 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2014 NEW credit card Amex Card Member Review

bought a groupon for the place and it was about to run out so we made an unplanned late lunch pit stop for Greek. They have great salads, gyros and really everything on the menu is great

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Commack, New York
13 reviews 13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

Always good food, fair prices and good service.. Isn't that why we go out to eat. The only negative is that the place is small and there really is no waiting area, but once youe sitting down... OPA!!

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New York
16 reviews 16 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014

We only learned about Athenian because of a Groupon but were very pleased that we went. The portions are large and the food is authentic Greek. I had the grilled Octopus which was tender and tasty. The lamb kebob was not as good. A bit tough and gamey. The Tzatziki was incredibly great and they sell it to go in... More

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Commack, New York
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

I have not had a bad or so so meal from them ever. I have been coming here for 6 years now and Every take out and sit down has been exceptional.

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Commack, New York
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

This place has the best Greek salad ever!!! We have tried every other Greek restaurant in the area and this is the only place that makes a really delicious Greek salad. We get ours topped with chunks of grilled chicken. So good. Do yourself a favor and get yourself a real Greek meal from here.

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Commack, New York
15 reviews 15 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2014

The appetizers were overpriced and prepared ahead of time. The meat was tough and very chewy. The potatoes seemed had been refrigerated and reheated.

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West Islip, New York, United States
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37 reviews 37 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

Been here on a date with my boyfriend and then returned with my name sons for a family dinner. Everything was great. Delicious gyros, Greek salad, mixed meat platter, rice, soup and more. It was a little more expensive than other Greek restaurants I have eaten at, but the portions were large and everything tasted delicious.

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Commack, New York
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8 reviews 8 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2014

Lemon soup was awful, chicken was very, very dry. Service was terrible. Would definitely not eat there again. Souvlaki Palace is much better.

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New York City, New York
Top Contributor
84 reviews 84 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2014

Solid Greek food in an otherwise non-descript shopping center on the north side of Jericho Turnpike (adjacent to the bowling alley). I went with my father, using a recently-purchased Groupon, and we both very much enjoyed the experience and would return. We ordered the Saganaki appetizer (a somewhat oily cheese served on fire in a small pan with tomatoes) -... More

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epowers444, Guest Relations Manager at Athenian Greek Taverna, responded to this review

Glad you enjoyed your experience with us! Each and every week we try to mix it up a bit with new specials, wine deals, etc. Thanks for the kind review! Hope to see you soon! More

Commack, New York
Top Contributor
79 reviews 79 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2014

Had take out from here the other night and the food was still hot when I got home. The portions and various dishes were very good. The gyro platter is tops!!

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