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Athenian Greek Taverna

2187 Jericho Tpke, Commack, NY 11725-2904
(631) 499-7660
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Ranked #29 of 88 restaurants in Commack
Certificate of Excellence 2013
Cuisines: Greek
Most recent review
- Mar 25, 2014
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English first
New York City, New York
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76 reviews 76 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
39 helpful votes 39 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
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43 reviews 43 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 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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2 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2014 via mobile

The food was fantastic! Service was on the mark. So much food took it home. BTW ,No problem with the "hard chairs". Very enjoyable .There were people waiting by time we left. 5 stars!! We most definitely will go back!

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commack
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 20, 2013

Bring a cushion cause your not going to be able to sit long. I didn't think wooden benches and chairs cushion less was available . No great shakes here. Food is ok

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New York City, New York
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45 reviews 45 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2013

We get takeout here all the time, and the food is great. We came here with a Groupon (not sure if that had anything to do with this) and the waitress never smiled once. She forgot to bring some items to the table, and didn't clear between courses, so our table looked like a bomb hit it. And I noticed... More

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Massapequa, New York
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80 reviews 80 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2013

This was our first visit to the Athenian Greek taverna rest. The rest. is a little hard to find being in the corner of a strip mall right off route 25 in Commack. The rest. has a nice homey feel to it and you are grated with a smile. The waitress was very helpful in explaining the different dishes. Overall... More

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Farmingdale, New York
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2013

The food was really good and the portions were huge. We were 3 and able to share a groupon for 2. Unfortunately, the service was so so. Waitress was very pleasant but forgetful. Kept asking for servinig spoons n ended up having to take from other tables. Dirty dishes weren't removed from our table as each course was brought. When... More

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Garnet Valley, Pennsylvania
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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2013

My favorite Greek restaurant on LI. We dine here frequently on Fri nights when the restaurant features the fresh spit-roasted lamb (served rustic with carved chunks, well done crust and tasty lamb). My wife usually has the kabob special or one of the many fish choices. The menu is large with many meat, fish and Greek specialty choices and is... More

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Long Island, New York
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24 reviews 24 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2013

My husband, 3 year old and I ate here after redeeming a Groupon Voucher. The food was outstanding, the service was great and the entire staff made us feel welcomed. Even without the voucher, the prices were reasonable. My son had chicken tenders and fries and unlike him, he ate every single bite. I plan to take my mom and... More

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Smithtown, New York
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2013

I have been going to The Greek Taverna for years. The food is amazing - fresh and delicious every time. Great place for a casual evening, with the family or for a date night. Good value and healthy portions. You won't leave hungry.

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